Minolta AF 28mm F2.8 A-mount lens review by michalm2

reviewer#16314 date: Jul-16-2015
sharpness: 5
color: 4
build: 5
distortion: 5
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 used to own this lens
compared to:Sony 18-55
Minolta 24-105
price paid:100EUR (used)
quality wide open
negative:focal length on APS-C
comment:It is nice landscape lens with very good image quality. But I didn't found it useful enough on APS-C. I wanted wider lens or lens with smaller depth of field. Finally I bought Sigma 30/1.4 and Tamron 11-18 and sold this lens to have space in my backpack.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 142
  • sharpness: 4.24
  • color: 4.64
  • build: 4.52
  • distortion: 4.27
  • flare control: 3.85
  • overall: 4.31
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