National Geographic : 1981 Nov
NOW It wasn't always this way. It used to be hard to decide among all the 35mm SLR's. Then we created the new Minolta XG-M. A camera so extraor dinary it stands alone in its class. With an unrivaled combination WE KNOWmaking mi As your skills a features like metere full creative control the c of pr U norn cam It lets you shoot ALONI of creative features. First, it's automatic. So it's easy to get sharp, clear pictures. You just point, focus, and shoot. It even has electronic features that keep you from stakes. dvance, you'll appreciate advanced ed manual and exposure override for To further separate ourselves from :ompetition, we built in the option ofessional motor-drive. Something ally found only on more expensive eras. a blazing 3.5 frames per second. So you can catch a baseball as it comes off the bat. Or halt a horse leaping a hurdle. But to fully grasp the XG-M's advanced design, you have to hold it. The body feels rugged yet light. With a built-in textured grip that's sculpted to fit snugly in your 'O hand. And oversized controls that make it easy to adjust to changing conditions. As your creative potential develops, you'll have access to over 45 interchangeable, computer-designed Minolta lenses. As well as the Minolta system of SLR accessories. All in all, the XG-M is a remarkable achievement. But then, we have over 50 years of remarkable achieve ments to draw on. The new Minolta XG-M. Now we know how it feels to be alone. But we're not complaining. WAIT 'TILYOU SEE HOW GOOD YOU CAN BE. MINOLTA For more information, write Minolta Corporation, 101Williams Drive, Ramsey, N.J .07446. osee your Minolta dealer. In Canada: Minolta. Ontario, L4W IA4. Pr uc ipearance and/or specifications are subject to change without notice. ©1981 Minolta Corporation.