Category Archives: Reflex

Pentax ME

Introduced in 1976 along with the fully mechanical MX, Pentax ME measures only 13.1cm in width and weights only 460g, compared to 14.3cm and 620g of the K1000. Together with the MX, it marks the start of the miniaturized M-series … Continue reading

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Nikon D40

Nikon D40 is 6 mega-pixels APS-C sensor DSLR introduced in late 2006. It is the first “miniaturized” DSLR body from Nikon. The “miniaturization” include omission of the top LCD display, the use of penta-mirror instead of penta-prism for the viewfinder, … Continue reading

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Minolta XG-1

Unlike the more well-known Minolta XD series from which the Leica R SLRs were based on, the XG series is aimed for budget buyers. Thus, instead of having both aperture priority and shutter priority auto, XG series cameras only offer … Continue reading

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