Minolta MC 1,4/50 experiences

Started Mar 10, 2013 | Discussions thread
OP eques Veteran Member • Posts: 3,250
Re: Minolta MC 1,4/50 experiences

forpetessake wrote:

I had a bunch of normal manual lenses of old, some of them got into my test chart, most of them (with the exception of Olympus Pen-F and Takumar) were very soft and glowing wide open and required 2 stops to get to good sharpness. That softness actually works very good for portraits, for everything else there is no reason not to get SEL5018, it's very sharp lens with excellent contrast:

What a difference! - Peter.

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