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Great to learn with

Advantages: Easy to learn to use, cheap, gives good results
Disadvantages: Limited features, can be difficult to purchase extra lenses etc, bit bulkier than modern SLRs

...OVERVIEW: I have been into photography for over 10 years now, but only really used little compact cameras until recently. I bought the Minolta X-300 SLR camera when I started my A-level in photography last year. I have been very happy with the results ...

witchazel86 07.11.2004 · Read full review
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Has worn well

Advantages: Cheaply available, good range of accessories
Disadvantages: Basic, limited features

I have been using an X-300 for ten years now and am still very pleased with the results I get, and its performance. In comparison with a lot of other cameras it is somewhat basic, doesn't offer particularly fast shutter speeds and is quite heavy. However ...

Morgenhund 29.07.2000 · Read full review
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Minolta

Advantages: REliable, Excellent results, Excellent pictures, Plus added features
Disadvantages: Heavy, Cumbersome to carry around

Have owned this model for over 15 years and then i bought it second hand, with lots of accessories, never let me down and i have never had any problems with it, it still works to this day and i still use it! the pictures are superb providing you focus the ...

dragonski 17.11.2006 · Read full review
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Perfection for Professionals

Advantages: easy to use with manual settings for pro's
Disadvantages: dosnt have the eyestart feature which i love about the dynax 5

My partner purchased this camera from EBay for my birthday as I was still using the ancient Praktica MTL5, which was certainly outdated. Style:- The Dynax 404si is quite a compact-sized SLR camera, with performs well in both manual and automatic modes ...

leannerobotham 25.08.2004 · Read full review
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newsFLASH: A Good All-Rounder - Very Long Lasting!

Advantages: A good starter, a long laster and good all-rounder!
Disadvantages: Its not digital - not overly technical.

The first thing you notice is the Minolta's striking appearance. The contemporary black and silver finish makes this an attractive item to hold. However, beauty is in the eye of the beholder and what really matters is not style but performance! ...A ...

AndrePaul 21.11.2006 · Read full review
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