Simon Hawketts’ Photoblog

About Simon Hawketts’ Photoblog

Welcome to my Photoblog dedicated to Vintage Camera reviews, Repair Articles and Vintage lenses. Below are a selection of articles from the site – if nothing seems interesting refresh the page for a different selection.


New old cameras

My eBay purchases have turned up. I have a Pentax MZ-5 with Sigma 28-80 macro, a Minolta Dynax 5 with…
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Minolta Dynax 5000i auto focus camera - side view showing af switch and lens release

Minolta Dynax 5000i

The Minolta Dynax 5000i SLR camera was produced by Minolta in Japan in the late 1980s as part of their…
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