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The Instax Wide 500AF is the top model of the Wide series. It's features:

Film Fujifilm Instant Color Film "Instax Wide"
Picture size 62 x 99mm
Lens Move in/out type lens, 2 components, 3 elements, f=95mm, 1:12.8
Viewfinder Real image finder, 0.45x , with frame
Focusing Motor-driven auto-focus: 0.6 - ∞, LED control light under the finder
Shutter Release
Programmed electronic shutter release, 1/8 - 1/125 sec. shutter speed
Exposure control Automatic, Interlocking range (ISO 800): LV7.0 - LV15.5, Compensation (Lighten-Darken Control): 2/3EV
Film Feeding Automatic ejection, automatic ejection of the dark slide
Flash
Built-in, Automatic electronic flash, auto-mode, red-eye-reduction, flash off
Self-timer Electronically controlled, approx. 10 second delay
LCD
Exposure counter (number of unexposed films), self-timer, flash mode
Power Supply 2 CR123A lithium batteries, Capacity: 30 film packs approx.
Others Film pack confirmation window, tripod socket
Dimensions & Weight 174.5 x 76.0 x 120.0 mm(W x H x D), 655g (without batteries, strap and film pack)

The 500AF was the top model of the Instax Wide series, launched in 1999 in Japan and 2001 in England again, it had a short production time. Favoured model because of the auto focus mode, the tripod mount and the ability to turn off the flash, therefore, often very expensive. It is sometimes offered as the professional model. With the lens retracted it's significantly smaller than the other Wide models. For photographers shooting a lot it's certainly a temptation.


Some photos:


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Fuji Instax Wide 500AF

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Front

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Upper Side

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Back

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Bottom with tripod mount.

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The original bag.

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Bag seen from above.

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Original box of the English edition with manual and strap.

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