Minolta 200mm/2.8 'HS' test drive

Started Aug 6, 2014 | Discussions thread
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nandbytes Senior Member • Posts: 5,591
Minolta 200mm/2.8 'HS' test drive
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I am posting this here as its more to with the lens than the body it was used on.

This is sure an amazing lens I picked up yesterday. It is cosmetically in a slightly bad shape but optically and mechanically superb. It focusses very fast ('HS' does make a difference I guess) and tracking is good too (I don't have any BIF to show as I forgot to insert my SD card lol).

I wonder if anyone has used this lens with the sony 1.4x TC? if so what are your findings?

Here's some pics from the test run today (all crops):

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