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    Actually... the F3HP is a reasonably small camera if you don't have the motor drive on it. I'd be inclined to keep the F5 if I had an F3HP as my second camera.
    Jim MacKenzie - Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada

    A bunch of Nikons; Feds, Zorkis and a Kiev; Pentax 67-II (inherited from my deceased father-in-law); Bronica SQ-A; and a nice Shen Hao 4x5 field camera with 3 decent lenses that needs to be taken outside more. Oh, and as of mid-2012, one of those bodies we don't talk about here.

    Favourite film: do I need to pick only one?

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    Sell both and get the F6.

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    The F6 is a great camera but is it really 3 times the camera that the F5 is? By dollars, it is. Functionally, I'd argue it isn't anywhere close.
    Jim MacKenzie - Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada

    A bunch of Nikons; Feds, Zorkis and a Kiev; Pentax 67-II (inherited from my deceased father-in-law); Bronica SQ-A; and a nice Shen Hao 4x5 field camera with 3 decent lenses that needs to be taken outside more. Oh, and as of mid-2012, one of those bodies we don't talk about here.

    Favourite film: do I need to pick only one?

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    I sold my two F5s and kept my three F100s.

    If I could I'd sell the three F100s and get two F6 bodies.
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    Keep the F5 and sell the F100. The F5 is far superior in terms of metering, AF speed and durability.
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    Sell the F5, keep the F100. And in the future, buy the F6.

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    Does anyone have an idea of what this may be worth as a set?








    Thanks,

    Kev

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    I would second the nomination for the FM3A. They currently sell on Ebay for a premium to what they sold for new @ B&H
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    Quote Originally Posted by kjsphoto View Post
    Does anyone have an idea of what this may be worth as a set?








    Thanks,

    Kev
    Pack it up and send it to me. I will let you know what it is worth just before I move to parts unknown. Or maybe I will trade it in for an F6.

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    Since I need interchangeable viewfinders, 100% viewfinder accuracy, and true mirror lock-up, I would keep the F5. Since the F6 does not have interchangeable viewfinders, I would have no reason the replace the F5 with the F6.

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