Top 10 Minolta legacy lenses!

Started Apr 17, 2012 | Discussions thread
pako
pako Senior Member • Posts: 1,840
Re: Silly evaluation

cyainparadise wrote:

When the Xi lens system first came out, the whole idea was laughed at. Why do you think that Minolta didn't develop any more Xi cameras or lenses?

non sens...

Only the 35-200 Xi doesn't have a non-Xi counterpart. Lenses were OK (for the time and price) but ppl never got into the Xi ergonomics -it was too "intelligent" for the time, then technology advanced in a different direction.

David Kilpatrick love his (non Xi) 28-105 and I do love my 35-200 Xi. There are definitely better lenses around, but there is no better lens that the one you have on your camera when you need to take a photograph

I think in all the years I've been involved in photography...

Thanks for been a paradigm!

regards

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