Tag Archives: Minolta

Konica Minolta is Making Minolta Instant Cameras

Minolta decided to get out of cameras in 2006 and then later sold its DSLR camera division to Sony, which lead to some interesting hybrid DSLR designs from Sony before Sony went mirrorless. Now it looks like Konica Minolta wants a piece of the instant print market that polaroid established and Fujifilm Instax now dominates. […]

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DPRTV: Sony LA-EA 5 Review

The Sony LA-EA 5 is a bit of a nitch product, but if you do not have Sony/Minolta A-Mount glass already you can get new and used A-mount lenses at a pretty decent price point still. It looks like the adapter works quite well from the video above, but mainly for photography and if you need […]

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New Sony LA-EA5 A-Mount to E-Mount Adapter

Sony announced a new updated Sony LA-EA5 A-Mount to E-Mount Adapter today that uses E-mount cameras PDAF pixels for autofocus instead of a translucent mirror. Sony Electronics Announces New LA-EA5 Lens Adaptor for A-Mount Lenses New Adaptor Enables Advanced Autofocus Capabilities When Attaching A-mount Lenses to Latest E-mount Bodies SAN DIEGO – September 1, 2020 […]

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Clarifying The Sony LA-EA1, LA-EA2, LA-EA3, and LA-EA4

Sony has a lot of great new and used Minolta A-Mount glass that is being forgotten about as more Sony photographers more to E-mount from Sony’s legacy A-Mount standard. Sony’s A-Mount translucent mirror technology has always interested me and when it was introduced there was a lot of value in Sony’s lens line up, but […]

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