How to hold your camera
your camera tightly to your fore·
head with your left hand,
close to your body.
As a general rule, your camera should
be held more firmly by the left hand
which does not release the shutter.
If you hold your camera with the
hand which releases
the shutter - it may cause camera
your camera tightly to your fore-
head with your left hand, raise
arm and draw your
left arm to your body.
which are not sharp are due to move-
ment of the camera.
When you focus
with the camera held horizontally
(Position A), hold the lens barrel as
camera on your left hand thumb and
Turn the distance scale
your thumb and index
When holding the camera
some people release the·
shutter with the thumb (Position B),
while others release it with the in-
dex finger (Position C).
is more desirable for fast focusing
With the Honeywell
you see your subject
image through the taking lens, ena-
bling you to compose, focus and shoot
with a minimum of time and effort.
Film type reminder
Use the film type dial to show what
type of film is in your camera.
ply turn the dial so that the type of
film in the camera is opposite the •
era is loaded, turn the film rewind
the camera is not loaded.
Avoid direct sunlight when loading your
Open the back by pulling out the re-
wind knob until back cover snaps open.
Place the film cassette into the cas-
sette chamber, and push back the re-
and crease across one or two perfora-
tions back from the end of the leader.
Insert the creased portion into slot
of the take-up spool.
Advance the film by alternately turn-
ing the rapid wind lever and releasing
the shutter until both sprockets have
properly engaged the film perforations.
Close the back by pressing it firmly.
If the film is properly loaded, the re-
wind knob will turn counter-clockwise
when you advance the film by turn-
ing the rapid wind lever_
er ring of the shutter speed dial and
rotate it until the ASA number of
your film is opposite the red index
Be sure to set your film speed on
To check whether the cam-
the shutter speed dial because the
dial is connected to the exposure
If it turns freely,
Draw out the film leader
ASA film speed
speed rating of all
given in the data
sheet packed with
each roll of film.
ASA number, the
more sensitive the
film. Lift the out-