Minolta AF 300mm F2.8 APO A-mount lens review by kleptolux

reviewer#194 date: Nov-1-2005
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
overall: 5
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 have experience with this lens
compared to:
missing
price paid:
missing
positive:Very sharp and great color rendition
Attachment for neck strap
Internal filters
Hood slides in/out
Focus limiter
negative:none
comment:I love this lens. It is fast, sharp and handholdable with AS.
The pain on mine peeled off but it was under scorching sun and the body likely expanded beyond the paint elasticity. Regardless, flawless performance.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 15
  • sharpness: 4.77
  • color: 4.93
  • build: 4.93
  • distortion: 4.93
  • flare control: 4.80
  • overall: 4.87
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