Minolta AF 28-70mm F2.8 G A-mount lens review by wahgongzai

reviewer#4555 date: Dec-16-2008
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:Sigma 28-105 F2.8
Tokina 28-70 F2.8
Minolta 28-85 F3.5-4.5
price paid:S$650 used
positive:Build/Solid Weight
negative:Zoom can be a bit slow at times.
comment:I bought this lens from a old timer. Great lens with great colors. The build construction is stunning. Zoom can be a bit slow at times, but overall still okay with me as I used it for in house photography with lights.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 69
  • sharpness: 4.65
  • color: 5.00
  • build: 4.96
  • distortion: 4.88
  • flare control: 4.25
  • overall: 4.75
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