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Review: Minolta MD Zoom 24-35mm 1:3.5

Lens review: Minolta New MD (MDIII) Zoom 24-35mm F3.5

Well, the first review of zoom on the site. This lens is genius, as it often happens with  Minolta.

Reviews of zoom lenses are long, because each of them contains, as it were, several reviews of prime lenses in one. Tests for this review are divided for: 24mm, 28mm, 35mm groups.
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Review: Minolta MD 300mm 1:4.5

Another Minolta New MD (MD III) 300mm F4.5 lens review.

The longest lens in MD line which has been built by a classic approach to the optical design. Tests say that it was the right decision – no weakness was found, so this one is the strongly recommend 300mm lens.
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Review: Minolta MD 200mm 1:4.0

Another Minolta New MD (MD III) 200mm F4 lens review.
Some of lenses don’t have a high characteristics, don’t became famous and looks too simple for fans, but these lenses work and definitely provide the same result as many other even more popular analogs. This MC 200mm 1:4 is from that list – works better than expected and one of the most underrated lenses produced by Minolta.
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Review: Minolta MD 200mm 1:2.8

Another Minolta New MD (MD III) 200mm F2.8 lens review.
Minolta designed two portraiture bombs – one is already reviewed Minolta MD 135mm F2.0 and this is second – Minolta MD 200mm F2.8. It looks like this lens has no weaknesses except one – weight. The IQ is amazing.
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Review: Minolta MD 135mm 1:3.5

Another Minolta New MD (MD III) 135mm F3.5 lens review.
This lens is in the list of most popular lenses among Minolta fans. Tests are nice, so, why not? And one more – this is most little and cute 135mm lens ever.
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Review: Minolta MD 135mm 1:2.8

Another Minolta New MD (MD III) 135mm F2.8 lens review.
‘Must have’ lens for portraiture – very convenient in use and with guarantee of result. Low prices on auctions looks very strange, the lens is absolutely undervalued for today.
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Review: Minolta MD 135mm 1:2.0

Another Minolta New MD (MD III) 135mm F2 lens review.

Yes, this is on of the most expensive lenses based on classic scheme. Yes, the best 135 mm lens ever. Pay or not to pay – I can’t give such advice, but after I got one I never regretted it.
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Review: Minolta MD 100mm 1:2.5

Another Minolta MD (New-MD, MD III) 100mm F2.5 lens review.

‘The best’ – are appropriated words if linked with this 100/2.5. Guarantied result on a taken photo, no any surprises, no need to close aperture. Was underrated but it looks like that people start to understand what gem it is and prices started to grow.
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Review: Minolta MD 85mm 1:2.0

Another Minolta New MD 85mm F2 lens review.

I’m not the first who says that this is possible the best lens of Minolta ever. And yes, it is sharp even wide opened.
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