Minolta AF 100-300mm xi F4.5-5.6 A-mount lens review by cdrom

reviewer#6601 date: Dec-17-2009
sharpness: 4.5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 4.5
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:SAL135F2.8STF
Minolta 135F2.8
price paid:<40 € (used)
positive:not too heavy
good max. magnification
very sharp at 300mm
powerzoom useful for a handicapped and working well
negative:quite little

comment:This is one of my favorite lenses when strolling

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 27
  • sharpness: 4.00
  • color: 4.41
  • build: 4.15
  • distortion: 4.26
  • flare control: 3.85
  • overall: 4.13
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