Minolta Riva Zoom 70
The Riva Zoom 70 is a 35mm autofocus compact camera from Minolta. A similar body version is also known as the Minolta Silver Streak Zoom and Minolta Freedom Sightseer Zoom.
It features a 35 to 70mm zoom lens at f/5.3 to f/9.8. At the 35mm range the minimum focus distance is 1.3m while at the 70mm it is 1.7m.
The three-position power switch is on the base of the lens. The positions are ON, OFF, and Closed which acts as a lens cover. It supports shutter speeds of 1/15, 1/40, 1/70, and 1/200. The electronic flash has red eye reduction and a range of 1.3 to 3m with ISO 100 film and 1.3 to 6m with ISO 400 film. The flash can be disabled.
There is an electronic self-timer with a delay of 10 seconds. DX encoded films can be used at speeds of 100, 200, and 400 ISO. The film automatically rewinds after the end of the roll. Mid-roll rewind is also possible. The non-coded film is set at 100 ISO.
It is powered by a single CR123A battery located on the right-hand grip area. The power lasts approx 15 rolls. The base has a tripod mount.
- Lens: Minolta 35-70mm f/5.3-9.8 (4 elements, 4 groups)
- Film speed settings: 100,200 and 400 DX ISO
- Shutter: 1/15-1/200s
- Aperture: f/5.3 to f/13
- Film Winding: Automatic
- Flash: Built-in
- Weight: 245g
Comes with the following:
- Good working condition
What you still need:
- 1x CR123a battery
- 35mm film
The camera in the photos is the camera you are purchasing. Example photos taken with this camera can be seen below. Film used: Expired Fujifilm Superia 200