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

reviewer#6759 date: Jan-15-2010
sharpness: 4.5
color: 5
build: 4
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 4.3
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:28mm/20mmRS Minolta
price paid:$190
positive:Small and quick
Nice Minolta color
Rare - nice to have
negative:None at the price
comment:This is a nice lens that I'm going to hold onto.

I can see why they eliminated it since it's a middle child in this series of 20/24/28....but I still have them all. They are such bargains I can't get rid of any of them. And the 20 RS is....Godly.


rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 106
  • sharpness: 4.49
  • color: 4.83
  • build: 4.80
  • distortion: 4.58
  • flare control: 4.20
  • overall: 4.58
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