Minolta AF 200mm F2.8 APO A-mount lens review by ficofico

reviewer#6558 date: Dec-9-2009
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 own this lens
compared to:
price paid:720 euro
positive:Sharp at 2,8 - max image quality just since at f3,2
3d look
awesome color
great bokeh at f3,2
negative:Chromatic aberration at f2,8
comment:Very very very great. I've done some testing and my copy it's as sharp at f3,2 as f5,6.... Only ca are a problem in situation with very high contrast, but it's possible to remove with software.... highly reccomend

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 39
  • sharpness: 4.94
  • color: 4.90
  • build: 4.77
  • distortion: 4.92
  • flare control: 4.79
  • overall: 4.86
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