Comparison of two similar copies Minolta MD 50mm 1:1.4 (New-MD, MD-III or Plain MD design) Introduction note for the first article in this category: Such comparisons can give us a […]
Comparison of lenses Minolta MC Rokkor PF 100mm 1:2.5 vs Minolta MC Rokkor QE 100mm 1:3.5 vs Minolta MD 100mm 1:2.5 100mm is very popular portraiture focal distance for today, […]
It’s a good time to test something with 2m focal distance. Just for fun.
Comparison of lenses Minolta MC Rokkor PF 135mm f/2.8, MC Rokkor QD 135mm f/3.5, and MD 135mm f/2.8. 135mm is the very popular focal distance for many styles of photography: […]
Comparison of lenses Minolta MD 200mm 1:2.8, Minolta MC Tele Rokkor QF 200mm 1:3.5 and Minolta MC Tele Rokkor PE 200mm 1:4.5 At first glance it seems that the fight […]
Comparison of lenses Minolta MC Tele Rokkor HF 300mm f/4.5 (MC I), Minolta New-MD 300mm 1:4.5
Comparison of lenses Minolta MD Zoom 75-150mm 1:4.0, Minolta MD 85mm 1:2.0 and Minolta MD 135mm 1:2.8. All lenses are New-MD generation (MDIII by collectors classification)
Comparison of lenses Chiyoko Super Rokkor 8.5cm 1:2.8 LTM (LSM), Minolta MD 85mm 1:2.0 The one of the first versus one of the best. Not a battle actually, better to […]
LensWars: Minolta MD 28-85mm 1:3.5-4.5 vs. MD 28mm 1:3.5 vs. MD 35mm 1:2.8 vs. MD 50mm 1:1.4 vs. MD 85mm 1:2.0
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 […]
LensWars: Minolta MC Rokkor PG 50mm 1:1.4 vs. MD I Rokkor 50mm 1:1.4 vs. MD II Rokkor 50mm 1:1.4 vs. New MD 50mm 1:1.4
Here you can see the comparison of Minolta-SR 50mm lenses – from Rokkor PG up to New MD – all are the best classic 50mm lenses ever, and this selection […]
It was a real pleasure to use this lens for taking photos during preparing for this article.
I wasn’t lucky with weather, but it may be better because these photos are more about lenses than about art. Note: all photos have been taken with F5.6-8.0. Information about […]
A set of demo photos which were taken by amateur photographer with this lens.
LensWars: Minolta MD 28mm 1:2.0 vs. MD 28mm 1:2.8(7×7) vs. MD 28mm 1:2.8(5×5) vs. MD 28mm 1:3.5 – the 2nd round
Comparison of lenses Minolta MD 28mm f/2.0 vs. MD 28mm f/2.8(7×7) vs. MD 28mm f/2.8(5×5) vs. MD 28mm f/3.5. The first battle of 28mm Minolta MD (generation III) lenses was […]
Canon New FD 35mm 1:2.0 vs Minolta MD 35mm 1:1.8 35mm focal distance is in the second place by popularity after ‘fifties’ and it makes the fighting for the ‘best […]
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 […]