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

reviewer#21437 date: Nov-29-2015
sharpness: 4.5
color: 4
build: 4
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
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 own this lens
compared to:- 24 f2.8
- 20 f2.8
price paid:100 euro
positive:- ok
negative:- need MFA on your camera.
comment:With this lens you really need micro focus adjustment to get decent corners, with MFA -5 the results are ok.
Resolution in the corners from 2.8 to 4 are so-so, but not a bad lens after all.

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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