The AV1 is an aperture priority camera, introduced in 1979 and is a close brother to the AE1 which is shutter-priority instead.
As an aperture priority camera, it competed at the time with the Olympus OM10, Minolta X370, Nikon EM and some other cameras. It gives you access to the widest choice of lenses and is a solid option for a beginner.
|Light meter||Yes, works|
|aperture mode||Yes, works|
|shutter priority mode||No
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