Minolta AF 100-400mm F4.5-6.7 APO A-mount lens review by cordyc

reviewer#18343 date: Sep-1-2015
sharpness: 4.5
color: 4
build: 4
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
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:Sony 75-300
price paid:225 USD (used)
positive:-great value for the money
-good detail even at 400
negative:zoom creep, so using a strong band to hold it in place
comment:Very happy with this for the price. Took awhile to find one in US and I understand why. For the money this is a big step up.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 49
  • sharpness: 4.47
  • color: 4.63
  • build: 4.20
  • distortion: 4.65
  • flare control: 4.41
  • overall: 4.47
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