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Old Mar 11, 2007, 4:29 PM   #1
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I currently use a Canon EOS 20D digital camera and am very happy with it, BUT I have an old Minolta XG-1 apeture priority manual focus camera and several lenses collecting dust in the closet. What I would like to know is, will the Minolta mount manual-focus lenses work on a newer Minolta digital camera. Granted they will have to be used in the manual mode, but will they work?

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Old Mar 11, 2007, 5:02 PM   #2
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no...neither MC nor MDwill mount...the digitals take minolta's 'A' mount only

supposedly they will mount with a specialty 2X adapter, but, the image quality and resulting f stop (2 smaller) leave much to be desired

IMO: don't waste your time, bite the bullet
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Old Mar 11, 2007, 5:44 PM   #3
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Welcome to the forum Alfdude.

Here's a link to a site thatdescribes an MD to A-mount adapter.


Never tried this myself.

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