Minolta AF 24-105mm F3.5-4.5 D A-mount lens review by JCB3

reviewer#8251 date: Nov-13-2010
sharpness: 3.5
color: 3
build: 4
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 3.7
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 MP24MP24 MP36MP36 MP42MP42 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:
price paid:
positive:Lens build is fine and the range is useful as walk around
negative:Zoom ring is a bit too stiff
comment:Have used lens both on A100 and A850. I like the range and use it extensivelly for walk around. I have never been fully happy with the color - this copy does not seem to have good Minolta color. Very noticeable vignetting on FF.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 104
  • sharpness: 4.25
  • color: 4.51
  • build: 4.13
  • distortion: 4.15
  • flare control: 4.26
  • overall: 4.26
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