The Aires Viscount camera was manufactured by the Aires Camera Industries Company of Tokyo, Japan in circa 1959. This camera was similar to the Viscount M2.8 but did not have a coupled exposure meter but did have a viewfinder coupled optical rangefinder. It was fitted with an H-Coral 45mm F1.8 lens. Optional 90mm telephoto or 36mm wide angle adapter lenses were also available. The shutter was a MX leaf-type, providing 10 speeds ranging from 1 second to 1/500 of a second, plus B. Originally priced at $69.95.
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