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The Nova series and associated cameras

From a 1974 advertising leaflet

PRAKTICA Nova 1965-1968 With new camera body, lever-wind on top, self-zeroing exposure counter, and inclined release.

PRAKTICA Nova B 1965-1968 As previous 'Nova' model, but with built-in uncoupled exposure meter.

PRAKTICAmat 1965-1969 The first single lens relex camera of Europe to be fitted with TTL metering by CdS cell.

PENTAFLEX SL 1967-1968 As the "Nova" model, but with a limited range of shutter speeds

PRAKTICA electronic 1968-1969 Electronically controlled shutter speeds

PRAKTICA Nova I 1967-1972 Introduction of the PENTACON rapid-loading system. The speed setting dial no longer rotates when the shutter is released

PRAKTICA Nova Ib 1967-1974 As model 'Nova I', but with built-in uncoupled photo-electric exposure meter.

PRAKTICA Super TL 1968-1974 TTL metering with the highly accurate PENTACON light concentrator system.

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