Minolta AF 35-105mm F3.5-4.5 A-mount lens review by mambo

reviewer#12194 date: Mar-19-2015
sharpness: 4.5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 3
overall: 4.5
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 own this lens
compared to:Minolta 28-85, minolta 35-70 f4, Minolta 50mm f1.7, Sony 2470 CZ
price paid:35 USD
positive:The best walkabout lens that I have, sharp, light, fast AF, great colours
negative:long MFD, bokeh could be better. It could be wider or faster.
comment:I had heard lots of great thinks about this lens here on dyxum and thought it best to try it out. It is a great performer. No regrets.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 156
  • sharpness: 4.78
  • color: 4.87
  • build: 4.87
  • distortion: 4.58
  • flare control: 4.08
  • overall: 4.64
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