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

reviewer#7194 date: Mar-29-2010
sharpness: 4.5
color: 4
build: 4
distortion: 5
flare control: 3
overall: 4.1
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:zeiss 24-70/2.8
price paid:about $300
positive:Quite good optically, very fast, solid build
negative:minimal focus distance
flare control
no lens hood
comment:Quite nice, cheap lens. Not so good flare control, also focus distance could be better. On the other hand it's quite good lens on full frame cameras.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 203
  • sharpness: 4.63
  • color: 4.83
  • build: 4.80
  • distortion: 4.41
  • flare control: 3.44
  • overall: 4.42
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