Tag: minolta

Camera Geekery: Minolta XD11 Review

Camera Geekery: Minolta XD11 Review A guest review of a fantastic classic camera. The Minolta cameras were solid performers in their day, with an excellent array of lenses, and now many of them are cheap as chips. Come and read Jeb Inge’s review. Camera Review: Minolta XD11 By Jeb Inge When I made the switch […]

Camera Geekery: Minolta M Rokkor 28mm f/2.8 – Lens Review

Minolta M Rokkor 28mm f/2.8 – Lens Review Today we have a guest lens review. On a star of an M mount lens. This piece was originally featured over on www.casualphotophile.com, but I thought it would fit well on here too. Check it out. The end of a tiresome week found me weary, disheartened, and […]

Camera Geekery: Minolta SRT 100X review

Minolta SRT 100X review Stephen Dowling is back again with another great camera review. This time for a camera that often lives in the shadow of its contemporaries. But don’t be fooled, this camera is no slouch. Minolta might not have been as iconic a camera company as Japan’s Big Four – Canon, Nikon, Olympus and […]

A special interview with Mr. Antony Hands, creator of Rokkorfiles.com Here comes the next installment in a series of mini interviews that I shall be doing with collectors, photographers, writers and general people of interest in the photography world.

Fathered outside of wedlock, it was not until the M7 came along that this camera was bettered This camera was the result of an unlikely alliance between Minolta and Leica, when Leica was going through a period of suffering from the release of the M5. Leica’s collaboration with Minolta resulted in the stunning CL, followed […]

The Minolta TC-1, the greatest compact camera that nobody knows When it comes to compact film cameras, there are a few cameras that all camera geeks and collectors know about…the Ricoh GR1 and GR21, the Contax T2 and T3, the Nikon 35Ti and 28Ti etc. But there is one that barely anyone talks about, which […]

*Alert* Camera porn Monday cancelled

Breaking news! Camera porn Monday has been changed! Basically, my computer died so I couldn’t post anything for a few days. But I am back! And I come with camera goodness for you all. It has been a busy week and I have found some really interesting things recently. So, without further ado, lets get to […]