Introduced in 1986 as the first of the series by Pentax, it features a sturdy body and an optional Tele Converter TE-Z100.
The Pentax Zoom 70 is one of the finest cameras in Pentax’s late-80’s ‘Zoom’ series of the advanced 35mm point-and-shoots. It features a very sharp 35-70mm zoom lens.
Lens: Pentax Zoom Lens f=35mm – f=70mm Tele-Macro
Focus: Pentax infrared active auto focusing. Range: 1 m (3.3 ft) — infinity; 0.6 m (2 ft) — 1 m (3.3 ft) in Macro
Exposure: Programmed auto-exposure control. Range: EV 9 — 16.5 in WIDE. EV11 — 16.5 in TELE and MACRO at Auto mode (ISO 100) +1.5 EV exposure compensation provided
Flash: Auto flash built-in, with recycle time of approx. 3 seconds with fresh lithium batteries
Self-timer, 10 seconds delay
Film transport: Auto-loading, advancing and rewinding