Minolta AF 28-135mm F4-4.5 A-mount lens review by kojben

reviewer#4298 date: Oct-28-2008
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 4
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 4.4
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 70-210/4
Minolta 24/2.8
price paid:
missing
positive:Build quality
Good colours
Fast AF
negative:Heavy!
Minimum focus distance!
comment:I manage to get hold on a good lens on Ebay. The only thing with the lens is that when it is at 28mm position it kind of "wiggles". This disappears as soon as I move the zoom just a milimeter or two.

This is the lens I use most.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 202
  • sharpness: 4.62
  • color: 4.83
  • build: 4.80
  • distortion: 4.42
  • flare control: 3.44
  • overall: 4.42
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