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LensWars: Minolta MD Shift CA 35mm f/2.8 vs. MD 35mm f/2.8

Comparison of lenses Minolta New-MD Shift CA 35mm 1:2.8 (MD III, NMD), Minolta New-MD 35mm 1:2.8 (MD III, NMD)

The lenses have the same technical parameters, so the battle would have looked fair if it had not been known earlier that New-MD 35mm 1:2.8 is one of the sharpest lenses in the world at all.
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Review: Minolta MD Shift CA 35mm 1:2.8

Lens review: Minolta New-MD Shift CA 35mm 1:2.8 (New-MD, NMD, MD III)

This lens is enough rare and if I were not a fan of New-MD I think I would not hunt for it at all, even for the review. It is not difficult to find one of predecessors – Rokkor Shift MD 35mm 1:2.8 but this latest New-MD version is one from the top of the list ‘disappeared from all radars’.

Shift lenses are born for professional using by photographers with a narrow specialization – wikipedia.

Anyway, I was lucky to get one for the review. ✌
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