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Andy C

MC Minolta Celtic 35mm f2.8

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Purchased this lens a couple of weeks ago. Never really owned a prime in this focal length. It's been a lot of fun shooting with it. 


More images using this lens on the A7M2 can be found here



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I really like the colors here (and the composition). I've had good experiences with Minolta glass--28mm f/2.8, 58mm f1.4, a bunch of 50mm lenses--, but I haven't yet had a chance to check out that focal length. Nice work, Andy C!

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The manual Minolta 35mm f2.8 is one of my favourite lenses. One tip, though, is that the "Celtic" line was a budget line sold in the US. The better lenses were branded "Rokkor-X" in the US. They were better made and had better coating. So, if you end up using the lens a lot, it may be worth upgrading. They're not expensive in either version, so you might just as well go for the pro lens, right?

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