Review: Chiyoko Super Rokkor 50mm f:2.0 Minolta

Lens review: Chiyoda Kogaku Chiyoko Super Rokkor 1:2 f=5cm C (Minolta) Japan LTM/LSM/m39 Chiyoko Super Rokkor 1:2.0 f=5cm (Minolta) Japan LTM parameters: Name engraved on lens Chiyoko Super Rokkor 1:2 f=5cm C f[mm] 50 A max [1/f] 2 A min[1/f] 22 Number of blades 10 Lens design [el.] 7 Lens design [gr.] 6 Filter thread … Continue reading Review: Chiyoko Super Rokkor 50mm f:2.0 Minolta

Review: Chiyoda Kogaku Super Rokkor 50mm f:1.8 Minolta

Lens review: Chiyoda Kogaku Super Rokkor 1:1.8 f=5cm (Minolta) Japan LTM/LSM/m39 In this review, only the technical properties of the lens are investigated. Artistic abilities will be tested in the future, in a separate article. After getting a new lens, I always take a few technical shots to understand its strengths and weaknesses – usually … Continue reading Review: Chiyoda Kogaku Super Rokkor 50mm f:1.8 Minolta

Review: Canon S 50mm f/1.8 I Serenar

Lens review: Canon 50mm 1:1.8 Serenar Japan LTM/LSM/m39 In this review, only the technical properties of the lens are investigated. Artistic abilities will be tested in the future, in a separate article. After getting a new lens, I always take a few technical shots to understand its strengths and weaknesses – usually it helps me a … Continue reading Review: Canon S 50mm f/1.8 I Serenar

Review: Canon S 50mm f/1.5 Serenar

Another Canon (or Serenar) 50mm F1.5 LTM/LSM/m39 lens review In this review, only the technical properties of the lens are investigated. Artistic abilities will be tested in the future, in a separate article. After getting a new lens, I always take a few technical shots to understand its strengths and weaknesses – usually it helps … Continue reading Review: Canon S 50mm f/1.5 Serenar

Review: Canon S 50mm f/1.4 I

Another lens review: Canon S 50mm 1:1.4 I Japan LTM/LSM/m39 In this review, only the technical properties of the lens are investigated. Artistic abilities will be tested in the future, in a separate article. After getting a new lens, I always take a few technical shots to understand its strengths and weaknesses – usually it … Continue reading Review: Canon S 50mm f/1.4 I

Review: Minolta MC Rokkor PG 58mm f:1.2

Another Minolta MC Rokkor PG 58mm 1:1.2 lens review Important note: Minolta MC PG 58mm 1/1.2 is one of the famous 'bokeh monsters' in the world, may be it is Number One Monster by popularity, but this review contains only simple bokeh examples. Advanced tests of bokeh will be done later for some of available … Continue reading Review: Minolta MC Rokkor PG 58mm f:1.2

Review: Minolta MD VFC 24mm 1:2.8

Another Minolta New MD (MD III) VFC 24mm F2.8 lens review Once upon a time, I set out to make reviews for all existing rectilinear (non-special) Minolta MD lenses. This goal has been achieved - all 21 are presented on the site. But why not continue with other lenses and may be with other labels? … Continue reading Review: Minolta MD VFC 24mm 1:2.8