Chiyoko 50mm 1:2.0 Super Rokkor aka Chiyoko Super Rokkor 1:2 f=5cm C (Chiyoda Kogaku , Minolta) Japan LTM/LSM/m39
Let’s not argue anymore about rendering, just take this lens and make some photos.
Chiyoda Kogaku 50mm 1:1.8 (Minolta) aka Chiyoda Kogaku Super Rokkor 1:1.8 f=5cm (Minolta) – Japan LTM/LSM/m39 – vintage manual lens test and review
This is the first lens that was designed by Minolta in the post-war style – all previous lenses look very similar to West Germany Leica or Carl Zeiss designs. So, this Chiyoda Kogaku has started the look which was continued by the SR-mount lenses up to the moment when rubberized focus rings came into the industry – up to the middle of 70′. And it looks like this lens made a big jump in optical IQ. (more…)
Canon 50mm 1:1.8 Serenar – Japan LTM/LSM/m39 – vintage manual lens test and review
This is one of those lenses, after the appearance of which, the center of the global photo industry began to actively move to Japan. (more…)