Minolta AF 35-105mm F3.5-4.5 A-mount lens review by leif_58

reviewer#16306 date: Jul-15-2015
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 own this lens
compared to:Zeiss ZA 24-70mm
Minolta AF 28-135mm
Contax Zeiss 85mm 2.8
price paid:99 €
positive:Very sharp and contrasty.
negative:Distance control ring too slim. With hood (rubber) sometimes hard to turn.
MFD 1,5 m
comment:Incredibly sharp and contrasty. Much lighter than Zeiss ZA 24-70mm and Minolta AF 28-135mm.
My favorite walk around lens for Sony A7R.
Flare control with hood no Problem.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 155
  • sharpness: 4.78
  • color: 4.87
  • build: 4.87
  • distortion: 4.58
  • flare control: 4.09
  • overall: 4.64
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