Minolta AF 100mm F2.8 Soft A-mount lens review by gobs

reviewer#1313 date: Oct-13-2006
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
overall: 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 have experience with this lens
compared to:
missing
price paid:
missing
positive:Soft Focus, sharp
negative:None
comment:This is one nice piece of glass, set at "0" soft focus will give you a very sharp image even at wide open. Setting the soft focus from 1-3 will give you a very nice effect. No need of post processing.

Certainly this is a keeper.
Get one if you can.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 27
  • sharpness: 4.89
  • color: 4.93
  • build: 4.52
  • distortion: 5.00
  • flare control: 4.74
  • overall: 4.81
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