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Dirty Lens

Equipment used for this article; the Sony A900 and Minolta AF 28-85mm F/3.5-4.5 lens.

Here’s a typical scene from a tourist trap destination, usually somewhere in the southern US: an older guy wearing sandals, dress socks and a Madras or Guayabera shirt, carrying around a Nikon or Leica camera outfit and taking snapshots at high noon.  After every few …

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Minolta AF 28-85mm F/3.5-4.5

Here’s a brief look at the Minolta AF 28-85mm F/3.5-4.5  zoom lens.  Scroll down for the main review. Lens Minolta AF 28-85mm F3.5-/4.5 Box contents
Front and rear caps, hood, and users manual. Cost Available on eBay for around $100, depending on condition. Build quality Good, to very good Additional information
This is the original mid 1980s model, the newer…

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