Minolta AF 24mm F2.8 RS A-mount lens review by eccl

reviewer#2742 date: Sep-16-2007
sharpness: 4
color: 4
build: 4
distortion: 4
flare control: 5
overall: 4.2
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:17-35G
17-35/2.8-4
24-50
24-85
24-105
price paid:
missing
positive:Compact
Fast AF
Good manual focusing ring.
negative:Soft at F2.8
Not D
comment:This lens is sharp when stopped down about 2 stops. I like the circular aperture. Equivalent to 36mm on DSLR good as a walkaround prime lens.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 25
  • sharpness: 4.46
  • color: 4.72
  • build: 4.52
  • distortion: 4.40
  • flare control: 4.16
  • overall: 4.45
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