Review: Minolta MD 50 mm f/1.4 (MD-III)

The MD 50 mm f/1.4 with 49 mm filter thread from the early 80s is the last f/1.4 standard lens introduced in the Minolta manual focus line-up. The lens is less common than it’s slightly slower MD 50 mm f/1.7 […]

Review: MD W.Rokkor 24 mm f/2.8 (MD-II)

The MD W.Rokkor 24 mm f/2.8 is a high resolution, fast wide angle lens from the late 70’s. It features the same design as the earlier MC-X version: 9 lenses in 7 groups. Due to its superior optical performance, this […]

Review: Minolta MC Rokkor-PG 58 mm f/1.2 (MC-X)

The MC Rokkor-PG 58 mm f/1.2 was Minolta’s top-of-the line normal lens from the late 60’s until the introduction of the MD 50 mm f/1.2 in 1978. It features 7 lenses in 5 groups and can be regarded as the […]