Review: Helios 44M-7 58mm 1:2.0

The popularity of Russian lenses has grown considerably over the past few years. Perhaps this is the result of globalization, perhaps – Photographers protest against the principles of modern lenses […]

Minolta XD series – exploded diagrams

Exploded Parts List for Minolta XD Series 35mm Cameras – 22 pages about Minolta XD/XD7/XD11 and additional four pages for Minolta XD5. Including body, shutter block, electronic elements and wiring […]

Review: Minolta MC W.Rokkor NL 21mm 1:2.8

Minolta MC W.Rokkor NL 21mm f/2.8 lens review (‘Hills&Valleys/Knurled’ design, or ‘MC II’ style by collectors classification) It’s just my personal opinion but the mix of ultra-wide focal distance and […]

Review: Minolta MC W Rokkor SI 28mm 1:2.5

Minolta MC W Rokkor SI 28mm 1:2.5 (“Hills&Valleys”/”Knurled” design or MC II by collectors classification) lens review. A very popular lens often mentioned in recommendations for someone who is looking […]

Review: Minolta MC W Rokkor SG 28mm 1:3.5

Minolta MC W Rokkor SG 28mm F/3.5 (“Hills&Valleys”/”Knurled” design or MC II by collectors classification) lens review. 28mm/f3.5 – the only one available true wide lens for photographers who need […]