Minolta AF 300mm F2.8 APO G HS A-mount lens review by anice

reviewer#6187 date: Oct-6-2009
sharpness: 5
color: 4
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 4
overall: 4.6
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:Min AF 200/2.8 APO G HS + TC
SAL 70300
price paid:
positive:excellent optical performance
fast autofocus
max aperture 2.8
used handheld and tripod
2x converter not recommendet
1 stop down for brightness
comment:Very satisfied with the images from the lens.Most used together with tripod for better images.You need exercise following moving objects like birds etc.
Best recommendations for buying!

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 24
  • sharpness: 4.71
  • color: 4.88
  • build: 4.92
  • distortion: 4.92
  • flare control: 4.63
  • overall: 4.81
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