Minolta AF 100mm F2.8 Macro RS A-mount lens review by GrJohnso

reviewer#7602 date: Jun-24-2010
sharpness: 4.5
color: 5
build: 4
distortion: 5
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 MP; 24MP24 MP; 36MP36 MP; 42MP42 MP; 61MP61 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:Minolta 85mm f1.4
Minolta 80-200mm APO G
Minolta Beercan
price paid:
positive:Good sharpness at wide open.
Great sharpness one stop down and on.
Great distance for macro work.
Good color rendition.
Good bokeh... Not as good as 85mm bokeh, but still quality..
negative:Slow AF for regular use.
comment:Great lens... Not that hard to find on the used market.. Great macro, good portrait (some may say too sharp, but that's a nice problem to have)

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 43
  • sharpness: 4.94
  • color: 4.95
  • build: 4.67
  • distortion: 5.00
  • flare control: 4.84
  • overall: 4.88
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