Comparison of lenses Minolta MD 100mm 1:2.5, Minolta MD Macro 100mm 1:4.0. Both these lenses are from the “must-have” category, for different tasks of course – the macro and the […]
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)
Comparison of lenses Minolta MD 85mm 1:2.0, Minolta MC Rokkor PF 85mm 1:1.7
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 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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Comparison of lenses Minolta MD 28-70mm 1:3.5-4.8 Zoom, Minolta MD 35-70mm 1:3.5, Minolta MD 28mm 1:3.5 The set of non-expensive and quite common lenses. There is no need to pay […]
I hope that comparison with such a level of precision and details will be enough to fully answer the question about the advantages of these two lenses.
Comparison of lenses Minolta MD 135mm 1:2.8, Minolta MD 135mm 1:3.5 There is repeated again and again on many resources that Minolta MD 135mm f/3.5 has a great sharpness. It’s […]
LensWars: Minolta MD Zoom 35-135mm 1:3.5-4.5 vs. MD 35mm 1:2.8, MD 50mm 1:2.0, MD 85mm 1:2.0, MD 135mm 1:2.8
Results of the zoom looks good enough, but anyway it wasn’t easy battle.
The famous zoom versus famous primes. Tired of listening to theoretical opinions about how good this zoom is? Now you can see it with your own eyes in detail.
LensWars: Minolta MD Zoom 24-50mm 1:4.0 vs. MD 24mm 1:2.8, MD 28mm 1:2.8 (5×5), MD 35mm 1:2.8, MD 50mm 1:1.4
In most cases top-rated fixed focal lenses are better than zooms, but it isn’t always true, and here is one of the exclusions.