Sony AF 28mm F2.8 A-mount lens review by Photovisionz

reviewer#8230 date: Nov-11-2010
sharpness: 3.5
color: 3
build: 5
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 3.9
tested on:
  • film camera:Film camera
  • APS-C: 6MP6 MP; 10MP10 MP; 12MP12 MP; 14MP14 MP; 16MP16 MP; 20MP20 MP; 24MP24 MP
  • full frame: 12MP12 MP24MP24 MP36MP36 MP42MP42 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:Minolta 24mm
Minolta 28mm
Tamron adaptall 28mm
Minolta 24-50mm
price paid:250nzd
positive:Well built
negative:Not that sharp
Colours not that nice
comment:This lens failed to impress compared to its competition. It just lacked colour, lacked biting sharpness and lacked image contrast. For a new prime that is not acceptable.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 16
  • sharpness: 4.44
  • color: 4.63
  • build: 4.63
  • distortion: 4.75
  • flare control: 4.25
  • overall: 4.54 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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