I purchased my Nikon FE more than 10 years ago.  It was paired with a lens I was seeking (Nikon 50mm F2 AI-K) and was a whopping $50 combined.  Several years later when I started shooting film again this was the first camera I used.  I love manual focus film cameras and this one is a beauty.  Very simple, yet elegant to use.  The auto function turns this camera into an aperture priority dream.  It's a very fun camera to shoot with and I highly recommend it.

Pros:
- Compact body
- Bright view finder
- Large split prism
- Aperture priority auto mode
- Meters well
- Sync port
- Simple to use
- Very affordable
- Excellent battery life
- Accepts almost all Nikon Non-AI, AI, AI-S, and D lenses (MF Only) with an aperture ring.
Cons:
- Very light (kind of a pro)
- Dinky sounding shutter
- Slower sync speed (1/125th)

Lenses I've used with this camera:
Nikon 28mm F2.8 AI-S
Nikon 50mm F2 AI-K
Nikon 50mm F1.8D (MF Only)
Nikon 85mm F1.8 AI-K
Nikon 105mm F2.5 AI-S

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