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

reviewer#9746 date: Jan-3-2012
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 4
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 have experience with this lens
compared to:Minolta 16mm F2.8
Tokina 11-16mm F2.8
price paid:
positive:Sharp sharp sharp,
tough build
great Minolta colors
negative:Original Lens hood is hard to find.
comment:Borrowed from a good friend to shoot with A850. Wanted something wide but minimum distortion. Very very impressed with the image sharpness. Work well on my A700 also even it become a 30mm.

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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