Comparison of lenses Minolta MC Macro Rokkor QE 100mm 1:3.5 (Hills&Valleys/Knurled, MCII) and Minolta MD macro 100mm 1:4 (New-MD, MDIII)
It’s a good time to test something with 2m focal distance. Just for fun.
Minolta New MD macro 100mm F4.0 lens review.
Not often we can say ‘must have’ about lenses, but this 100mm macro is that case – ideal for macro or objects photography for reasonable price and without weakness. Even autofocus isn’t necessary for such styles of photography.
Minolta New MD macro 50mm F3.5 lens review.
This lens is work horse for any cases when photographer need to shoot a close-up without issues. Should be in any set of lenses.
Minolta New MD reflex mirror 500mm F8.0 lens review.
This is the longest lens on the site for today and the review can be interesting just because of this fact.
Continue reading Review: Minolta MD RF 500mm 1:8
Another Minolta New MD (MD III) VFC 24mm F2.8 lens review
Once upon a time, I set out to make reviews for all existing rectilinear (non-special) Minolta MD lenses. This goal has been achieved – all 21 are presented on the site. But why not continue with other lenses and may be with other labels? This review is the first of its kind.
Important note: this review doesn’t contain tests of Variable Field Curvature -‘VFC’ feature of this lens. It will be done later. Here you can get information about how this lens works in normal mode. Welcome. Continue reading Review: Minolta MD VFC 24mm 1:2.8
Comparison of lenses Minolta MD 24mm 1:2.8, Minolta MD VFC 24mm 1:2.8.
The VFC lenses aren’t in popular optics list, hope the article will be interesting not only for photographers but for researches too. Continue reading LensWars: Minolta MD 24mm f/2.8 vs. MD VFC 24mm f/2.8
This converter isn’t the lens, that’s why I wouldn’t make review of it. All these aberrations tests, bokeh etc. were skipped. Additionally, review by Benjamin is totally enough for understanding of 2x Tele-Converter 300-s and I can’t add something new, except may be a few resolution comparisons.
(note: this tested item has no mascot/codename,.. may be later if I meet cute anime character without head..) Continue reading Resolution test: Minolta MD 2x Tele Converter 300-s vs primes MD