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The Taron Marquis is a 35mm rangefinder with a six element Taronar 1:1.6 f-45mm lens in Citizen MVL shutter. It features a mercury powered CdS meter, able to use films of 10 to 800 ASA. Supporting shutter speeds of 1 to 1/500. The rangefinder is parallax corrected with bright frame lines. Indicators "< R" and "Y >" are in the finder along with a circle in the top centre. The circle indicates over under exposure reading. If lit red move the aperture ring to the direction of R or if lit yellow move towards Y.