The Konica Minolta Maxxum 5D 6. A minor bugbear is having to light up the rear screen to find how many frames are available on the CF card. TerryMcK and 59 others liked this. Shutter Max Shutter Speed. Continuous, used for photographing moving subjects. Konica Minolta updates for A1 and A2.

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The custom menu controls operation preferences like monitor display, shutter lock, recording and playback. All words, images, videos and layout, copyright Gordon Laing. The information on the display rotates automatically if you rotate the camera, and you can magnify the information with the press of a ddynax.

Fantastic panoramic photos that went horribly wrong with hilarious results. Direct manual focus is similar to the automatic mode, only after the camera locks focus, the focus can then be manually adjusted. So what is white balance and what’s it about?

Whether you’ve minolt tired of what came with your DSLR, or want to start photographing different subjects, a new lens is probably in order. Picture quality is a combination of factors including the performance of the sensor, lens, exposure and dyynax method. I haven’t said much about lenses, as it’s up to you to buy whatever you want.

Buy me a coffee! The unit we tested was running a final production firmware version 1.

Konica Minolta Maxxum 5D (Dynax 5D)

White balance bracketing is also possible, with a low scale and high scale mired shift. New features include white balance bracketing, enlarged playback of RAW files and vertical image playback, but while the main screen remains a generous 2.


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You’ll use this dial a lot! Pros Antishake, Very good image quality, Dedicated white balance button.

Minoltz was quite surprised at seeing the color temp listed on a JPEG image, plus the added luxury of knowing what lens you used without having to shoot in RAW.

The compartment also contains a USB2 output socket.

Konica Minolta Maxxum 5D

Overall d5 controls are well laid out and I found I knew what all the controls did and I could make them do it within an hour of synax with the camera.

This is called the control dial. The rear of the camera is dominated by the large LCD screen, which it has inherited from its bigger brother and retains the ability to change the size of the text to accommodate those with sight problems. To the right of the flash, and probably the most used, is the exposure mode dial. The Dynax 5D can shoot at 3 frames per second when capturing JPEG images at its best setting, for up to 30 frames–that’s fast, and pretty lengthy for a consumer model.


Playback mode The 2. Apple Mac OS 9. The white balance dial has four settings. But images look grainy on the LCD; sometimes it made me think that I had botched shots when I actually hadn’t.

Full review of Konica Minolta Maxxum 5D

Buy Gordon a coffee! When the unit is in the raised position it will act as a focus assistant, giving a couple of flashes to help the autofocus. Main menu The menu button activates the LCD where you have access to four sets of screens to adjust camera settings, playback settings, exposure settings and recording parameters. A recently published patent from Canon details the schematics for a medium telephoto macro lens with image stabilization for its new RF mount.

Shadeused for skylight and shady conditions on a clear day. Contrasty scene with fill flash.