Canon New FD 35mm 1:2.0 vs Minolta MD 35mm 1:1.8
35mm focal distance is on the second place by popularity after ‘fifties’ and it makes the fighting for ‘best 35mm lens’ award very important. Additionally, these pair of fast 35mm – Minolta MD and Canon FDn – are mostly known and can be named as legendary lenses. It’s strange for me that I can’t find head-to-head comparison in internet. So, let’s make it.
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Canon New FD 35mm 1:2.0 lens review.
The one another well known and popular Canon FD-mount lens – the removing a lack of tests.
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Comparison of lenses Minolta MD 50mm 1:1.2, Canon New FD 50mm 1:1.2
This comparison is very important for the honor of both manufacturing companies. Especially for Canon, because this company exists until now. Minolta has nothing to lose, you know. That’s why additionally to the test on infinity distance I’ve made the comparison on close distance with field curvature compensation. Two different tests with different approach will help to better understanding the behavior of these lenses.
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I hope that comparison with such level of precision and details will be enough to full answer for the question about advantages of these two lenses.
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Canon New FD 50mm 1:1.2 lens review.
This lens is always stays in the shadow of top rated ‘L’ designed with using of aspherical elements, but it looks unfair – too big difference in prices with much less difference in IQ.
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Canon New FD 50mm F1.4 lens review.
Canon modern popularity pushes manual old FD-mount lenses to the list of popular optics among photographers, and in fact it is deserved.
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