Why don't they make lenses anymore like the...

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Why don't they make lenses anymore like the...
Dec 18, 2013

Minolta 135 2.8???

It is small, very small and light for what it is.

Its very well made, mostly metal.

It's sharp across the frame, very sharp.

Its inexpensive at least second hand!

It looks very strange on my A77, like something from a bygone era, which of course it is but why can't current manufactures come up with such tiny lenses, if they made an nex 85mm this size everyone would be praising how small it is!

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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 Sony 16-35mm F2.8 ZA SSM Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T* Sony 24-70mm F2.8 ZA SSM Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T* Sony 85mm F1.4 ZA Carl Zeiss Planar T* Sony 135mm F1.8 ZA Carl Zeiss Sonnar T* +3 more
Sony SLT-A77
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