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

reviewer#9743 date: Jan-2-2012
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 4
flare control: 3
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:
price paid:600 € (used/as mint)
positive:Color and 3D sensations
negative:Slow AF and only 70 cn for min AF distance. A little much longer distance on 28mm focal
comment:I don't know how the equivalent Zeiss works, but I'm a old fan of Minolta brand.. so this is one of the best lenses made by my loved brand and it works excellently with my Minolta 9 Film Camera too.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 70
  • sharpness: 4.66
  • color: 5.00
  • build: 4.96
  • distortion: 4.89
  • flare control: 4.24
  • overall: 4.75
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