Daily Archives: August 1st, 2012

Unboxing Antique Minolta Autocord RG Version 1, born in 1961

Original Case, Minolta Autocord RG Version 1, 1961, Japan

Here is the box…

intensive photos of this antique minolta coming soon…


Autocord, Diacord and Yashica TLR, which one will you choose

Flickr: Discussing Autocord (which one), Diacord G or Yashica Mat? in TLR.

here are some interesting and useful discussions on comparison between Minolta Autocord, Yashica Mat, and Ricoh Diacord.


I have not used an diacord before.

If you let me choose, I will most probably choose the Yashica Mat.

Important Features of Yashica TLRs

Paul @ Yashicatlr provides a very detailed overview of yashica models. i adapted the overview and selected something i feel more important to me.
here is the adapted overview chart. All credit goes to Paul @ Yashicatlr.