Category Archives: Minolta MD 50mm f1.7

LensRomantic: Minolta MD 50mm 1:1.7

Comparison of two different copies of Minolta MD 50mm 1:1.7. (New-MD, NMD, MDIII)

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Minolta New-MD 50mm F1.7 is from the top of popularity among other fifties – great IQ for a minimal price.

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Review: Minolta MD 50mm 1:1.7

Another Minolta New MD 50mm F1.7 lens review.

One of the most common lenses from Minolta. Not so famous as faster sisters 50/1.4 or 50/1.2 that is why a very cheap for today, but at the same time – absolutely wonderful fifty that will never let you down and works wonderful, like any other Minolta’s 50mm.
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