Minolta AF 28-85mm F3.5-4.5 A-mount lens review by blek

reviewer#8833 date: Mar-26-2011
sharpness: 4.5
color: 4
build: 4
distortion: 3
flare control: 3
overall: 3.7
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 MP24MP24 MP36MP36 MP42MP42 MP
ownership:I have experience with this lens
compared to:Minolta AF 35-70 F4 "Baby Beercan"
Sony AF DT 18-70 F3.5-5.6
price paid:800.000 IDR
positive:Definitely Minolta Colors
Build Like A Tank
Macro Mode
negative:Nothing, for this price.
CA? Well, there is, but again, that is normal for this price and you can correct it later.
comment:Sharp, sharp, shaaarpp!!!
You got nothing to worry cropping anything came out from this lens. Acceptable images even from 100% crop.

Sweet bokeh from macro mode.
Definitely Minolta.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 111
  • sharpness: 4.29
  • color: 4.68
  • build: 4.86
  • distortion: 4.16
  • flare control: 3.61
  • overall: 4.32
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