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Minolta Rokkor-PF 58/1.4 samples.
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PostPosted: Sun Oct 23, 2011 2:58 pm    Post subject: Minolta Rokkor-PF 58/1.4 samples. Reply with quote

I got the frozen aperture blades freed up & after two weeks of grey skies & rain the sun came out this morning, giving me a chance to try it out. All shots are taken @ f2.8.

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2. Pawpaw





3. Black Walnuts





4. Burdock





5. Mushroom





6. Old Puffball





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8. Dill



PostPosted: Sun Oct 23, 2011 3:23 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Well done!!!

The lens has better contrast that I guess.

You have a lot of minolta's lenses.

Which minolta normal lens do you like more?

Rino.


PostPosted: Sun Oct 23, 2011 3:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

very nice rendering with this Rokkor at f2.8
my favs #2#5#7


PostPosted: Sun Oct 23, 2011 3:34 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Wonderful lens isn't it.
Try it for portraits Very Happy


PostPosted: Sun Oct 23, 2011 3:58 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

estudleon wrote:
Well done!!!

The lens has better contrast that I guess.

You have a lot of minolta's lenses.

Which minolta normal lens do you like more?

Rino.



Hi Rino, here is a list of my Minoltas.

13 Minolta Rokkor HG 35 2.8 1456336 MC/MD 52
14 Minolta Rokkor 45 2 1737907 MC/MD 49
15 Minolta Celtic Macro 50 3.5 2555701 MC/MD 58
16 Minolta Rokkor-PF 50 1.7 2198848 MC/MD 55
17 Minolta 50 1.4 8103786 MC/MD 49
18 Minolta Rokkor 55 1.7 2555900 MC/MD 52
19 Minolta Rokkor-PF 58 1.4 5579560 MC/MD 55
20 Minolta Rokkor 100 3.5 1212418 MC/MD 52
21 Minolta Rokkor 200 4.5 1508047 MC/MD 52


I cannot say I have a favorite Minolta normal. My Helios 44-2 is my favorite normal.


PostPosted: Sun Oct 23, 2011 4:04 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

std wrote:
Wonderful lens isn't it.
Try it for portraits Very Happy


Next Friday I will take it to a show (Singer/Songwriter Showcase) & with luck there will be enough light to shoot @ f2.8. They frown on flash @ this venue.


PostPosted: Sun Oct 23, 2011 5:00 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

THanks a lot, Ron.

I had never payed atention to the 1,7/55 nor the 1,4/58 rokkors.

They surprised to me. Embarassed

The Helios 44-2 has an own character !!!

Rino


PostPosted: Sun Oct 23, 2011 5:27 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

estudleon wrote:
THanks a lot, Ron.

I had never payed atention to the 1,7/55 nor the 1,4/58 rokkors.

They surprised to me. Embarassed

The Helios 44-2 has an own character !!!

Rino


The Rokkor-PF 50/1.7 is also a nice sharp lens, here are two examples @ f4:







PostPosted: Sun Oct 23, 2011 5:34 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yes!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Shocked Shocked

Laughing

Rino


PostPosted: Sun Oct 23, 2011 5:47 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Excellent Ron!


PostPosted: Sun Dec 02, 2012 6:37 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote


http://fotki.yandex.ru/users/serkol64/view/586695/

http://fotki.yandex.ru/users/serkol64/view/589900/

Rokkor 58/1.4 + Sony Nex 5
From Belarus with love Smile


PostPosted: Sun Dec 02, 2012 11:30 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Great pictures, Ron and Serkol!


PostPosted: Mon Dec 03, 2012 6:57 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I guess I know what my next lens is.


PostPosted: Mon Dec 03, 2012 4:25 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thanks, Fermy!