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5 Frames With a Minolta Dynax 800Si with a Minolta AF 50mm f/2.8 Macro & 500mm f/8 AF Reflex

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5 Frames With a Minolta Dynax 800Si with a Minolta AF 50mm f/2.8 Macro & 500mm f/8 AF Reflex

I’m predominantly a digital shooter with adapted older manual focus lenses, but as I grew up with film, I’ve never quite let it go. Whilst I’ve used a large number of old lenses and own more than I wish to count, I do not own a single Minolta lens, Rokkor or otherwise. I’ve not avoided Minolta lenses, and I’ve owned and enjoyed many of them, but I’ve never been a fan of their (earlier) "glowiness". Skipping forwards, I generally view autofocus lenses as the work of the devil, I can appreciate the situations where they can make the difference in...

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