Olympus OM2n

".... A camera maker that simply copies others' idea has no right to call itself an original maker in the first place."

Yoshihisa Maitani, creator of the Olympus OM system.

Olympus OM2n
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Olympus OM2n
TypeSLR
Manufactured1979 - 1984
BatterySR44 Needed for camera operation.
Fully MechanicalNo
ShutterBulb + 1s-1/1000
ISO12 - 3200
Fully ManualYes.
Aperture PriorityYes
Shutter PriorityNo
Fully AutoNo
NotesIn 1979 Olympus updated the OM1 to the OM1n & the OM2 to the OM2n. Differences where minor in both cases, for the OM2n they included moving the reset button to the on off dial. Showing exposure compensation and flash readiness in the viewfinder and metering to 120 seconds instead of 60. otherwise the cameras were essentially the same.

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