Dating a canon camera

19 May

We loved the date code because it made aging a lens easy.

However, now we can age a lens based on the serial number alone.

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Nicole Vulcan has been a journalist since 1997, covering parenting and fitness for The Oregonian, careers for Career Addict, and travel, gardening and fitness for Black Hills Woman and other publications.

Vulcan holds a Bachelor of Arts in English and journalism from the University of Minnesota.

The New F-1 is a manual-exposure camera capable of TTL full-aperture metering and stopped-down metering with the included Eye-Level Finder FN.Canon has been transitioning to a 10-digit lens serial number (starting in 2008 with the Canon EF-S 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Lens) and ending the inclusion of a separate manufacturing date code.While date codes and the shorter serial number are still found on some lenses, this inclusion will likely end completely.No matter whether you're capturing travels, special family events, or nights out with friends, share your stories in outstanding image quality with your compact camera by your side.View all Compact Cameras Shoot films and capture moving memories with a camcorder from the range of video cameras.