Quote Originally Posted by Lee Shively
Why complicate things? Go for a plain prism F2 body. Total simplicity and a hockey puck for durability. No meter so no batteries. It uses all the older Nikkor lenses without having to consider how/if they couple to metering. KEH has some of those great early Nikkors for less than 50 bucks each.
I think I'm going to pick up a handful of good non-Ai lenses before they get trashed by the camera stores that have no interest in saving or selling them. In Japan, those lenses have almost no values now, and that's upsetting me.