Minolta AF 35-70mm F3.5-4.5 A-mount lens review by fugabi

reviewer#6825 date: Jan-26-2010
sharpness: 4
color: 4
build: 4
distortion: 4
flare control: 3
overall: 3.8
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 MP24MP24 MP36MP36 MP42MP42 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:sony 18-70
price paid:- -
positive:light, sharp, rather sturdy (better than the kit lens, anyway)
negative:range is awkward on a200
comment:my lens of choice. (almost) always on the camera. a bit stopped down and in good light it makes near perfect pictures.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 59
  • sharpness: 4.52
  • color: 4.68
  • build: 3.37
  • distortion: 4.34
  • flare control: 4.02
  • overall: 4.18
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