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

reviewer#510 date: Feb-16-2006
sharpness: 4.5
color: 4
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 used to own this lens
compared to:alot of standard zooms
price paid:
missing
positive:size, image quality
negative:
missing
comment:Been used on a lot of cameras over a long time it starting to show its age. It should be a more robust lens for what it cost. my Sigma 28-70 2.8 is older seen more action and is in better condition.

EDIT 02.06.2009 slight vignette on Full frame digital but nothing that can be fixed in lightroom

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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