Written on: 16/12/2001 by Pato.
I returned my first Minolta Maxxum QTsi 35mm SLR camera when I noticed the LCD screen did not operate 10 percent of the time. The second QTsi did a false read on a load of film. It's going back to the store. (read more)
Written on: 10/07/2001 by Gunshot Lead.
The Minolta QTSi is marketed as an entry-level SLR, but is really a Point-And-Shoot in SLR clothing. The camera has all the popular Vari-program settings (Sport, Landscape, Green mode, etc), but lacks any manual or priority control modes that would be of value to an amateur/professional. It has full compatibility and support of Minolta add-ons and accessories. The camera features multi-segment exposure metering available in higher-end models, but the results are marginal. In optimal... (read more)