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

reviewer#1937 date: Mar-10-2007
sharpness: 4
color: 4
build: 4
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 4
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 28-75D
Minolta 70-210f4
price paid:450 CDN (New)
positive:Range
Build
negative:Sharpness
comment:I like this lens for its range and its compactness. But I'm a bit disappointed by the sharpness, I get better result from my beercan.

Re-tested this lens with my a700 and finds it alot sharper.

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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