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

reviewer#4839 date: Feb-12-2009
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 4
overall: 4.8
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:18-70 Minolta
28-70 Tokina 2.8 AT-X
price paid:$275
built like tank
negative:no hood
comment: Lens is very sharp. Has a near 3 dimensional quality with sun behind you. Color is excellent, built like a mortar shell. Wonderful lens. Rubber hood works well on it.

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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