Minolta AF 24-105mm F3.5-4.5 D A-mount lens review by pacorro

reviewer#1674 date: Jan-19-2007
sharpness: 3.5
color: 5
build: 3
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 3.9
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 200/2.8 APO G,
Minolta 100/2.8 Soft Focus
Minolta 24-85/3.5-4.5
Minolta 28-105/3.5-4.5
price paid:
positive:zoom range
negative:not so good picture quality
comment:Very useful lens, the zoom range is enough for weddings, portraits, travel, for almost everything, but the picture quality is not so good. It could be a little bit sharper, and more massive also.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 108
  • sharpness: 4.24
  • color: 4.51
  • build: 4.12
  • distortion: 4.13
  • flare control: 4.24
  • overall: 4.25
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