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

reviewer#6544 date: Dec-7-2009
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 4
overall: 4.8
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 17-35 f2.8-4
Tamron 20-40
Tokina 20-35
price paid:Ł211
positive:Sharp
Typical Minolta colours
Well built but not heavy
Minimal distortion compared to zooms at similar focal length
negative:Nothing to speak of
comment:Expensive but well worth the money.

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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