The Maxxum 7 was introduced in 2000 as the last and most advanced 5th generation Minolta film SLR. It featured a 9-point, wide area dual cross type autofocus system, 1/8000 second shutter speed, built-in flash with wireless remote flash control and high speed sync, advanced distance integration flash metering, 35 custom settings and data memory. The Data Saver DS-100 makes it possible to record exposure data. Data collected by the DS-100 can be downloaded and embedded into scanned images using Meta 35.
Film ISO, Film Number, Frame Number, Shutter Speed, Aperture, Flash, Lens Focal Length & Aperture, Exposure Compensation, Metering Mode, Exposure Mode, Flash Compensation, Frame Date & Time
The Minolta Maxxum 7 features 35 custom function settings, which can be set on the camera body.
Tips and tricks
- Data Saver DS-100 and SmartMedia card reader required.
|Data Recording Level||Standard|
|Maximum Rolls (2-4MB SmartMedia Card)||400|
|Body ID number||✓|
|Film Roll Number||✓|
|Lens focal length and max f-number||✓|
|Metering exposure mode||✓|
|Flash exposure compensation||✓|