Pros: Informative Display which always position to read , Intuitive menus and easy to learn, Great image quality, 100% legacy to Konica/Minolta lenses.
Cons: no video feature
It's not my first DSLR I used to own Minolta MAXXUM 7000. I photograph Sports-gymnastics in the move and portraits in action as most. At first with this camera you can notice a very deep colour, with almost any kind of lenses lower than f4 you can achieve very good catch of a movement without bloore and wiped motions. Shutter speed is awesome and it very informative at shoots, shutter goes up to 6fps at burst but this is not the point, shutter button works just when you need it, very sensitive in a good way. Menu is highly informative without any sluggish delay. Also layout of the controls is clearly for professional use, with front and back scroll buttons, which doubles your control...(read more)