This article demonstrates a few examples which were taken with Minolta MD 35/2.8. Continue reading Demo Photos: Minolta MD 35mm 1:2.8
Comparison of two different copies of Minolta MD 35mm 1:2.8. (New-MD, NMD, MDIII)
One of the best zooms of pre-AF era is going to fight against famous primes on the most used focal distances. Yes, that primes are powerful, so the victory of zoom looks impossible but it will be great even if it can shows at least a close level of sharpness.
Welcome to see the comparison of Minolta MD 28-85mm 1:3.5-4.5 Zoom, Minolta MD 28mm 1:3.5, Minolta 35mm 1:2.8, Minolta MD 50mm 1:1.4, Minolta MD 85mm 1:2.0
Continue reading LensWars: Minolta MD 28-85mm f/3.5-4.5 vs. MD 28mm f/3.5 vs. MD 35mm f/2.8 vs. MD 50mm f/1.4 vs. MD 85mm f/2.0
Results of the zoom looks good enough, but anyway it wasn’t easy battle.
Minolta MD Zoom 24-35mm 1:3.5 vs. primes lenses comparison.
It is believed that the sharpness of prime lenses is better than that of the zooms. By the way, this is not always true. And usually few people imagine how noticeable the difference is. Such comparisons are needed to know exactly which lens you need to take with you for a walk.
Another Minolta New MD 35mm F2.8 lens review.
This little lady is the one of the winners in ‘unexpectedly surprising IQ lens’ competition. Really, how about the lens from 1981 which works like the most famous and expensive modern competitors? Got doubt? Results of tests are below.
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