Thoughts on the Minolta Freedom Zoom 140EX Panorama Date.

IntroductionThe Minolta Freedom Zoom 140EX Panorama Date compact camera, There’s a mouthful! The name might accurately describe this camera but was it really necessary to include all its functions in the name? I guess that those entrusted with the marketing of this interesting compact camera felt the need to differentiate it from the ‘bog-standard’ Minolta…

It’s Quiet, Oh So Quiet! -The Minolta A-5

I have had this Minolta A-5 for a little while now but only just got around to testing it. As the title of this article suggests, it is extremely quiet to use and makes an ideal candidate for street photography. I tested it with a short roll of Fomapan 100 bulk film developed in XTOL….