Minolta AF 20mm F2.8 A-mount lens review by boyzone

reviewer#11506 date: Nov-28-2013
sharpness: 4
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 4
overall: 4.6
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:
missing
price paid:280 USD
positive:-Light weight
-F2.8
-Front Glass did not rotate
-Color
negative:-Sharpness
comment:Rich of Minolta color and micro contrast. A very good wide angle lens when plug in with A99.
Center sharpness is good but is soft at edge. Need to further step down to gain overall sharpness.
Overall still a very good landscape lens for full frame camera.
You should keep a copy.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 58
  • sharpness: 4.39
  • color: 4.83
  • build: 4.69
  • distortion: 4.21
  • flare control: 4.07
  • overall: 4.44
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