Minolta AF 35mm F2 A-mount lens review by SteveMRose

reviewer#11388 date: Oct-14-2013
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:16-105 SAM
18-135 SAM
Min 50mm f/1.4
price paid:$250
positive:Super sharp and fast. Clean images edge to edge even wide open. Great colors- really snappy
negative:Nothing
comment:Outstanding lens- essentially a 50mm on an APS-c sensor. Super Minolta colors.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 52
  • sharpness: 4.94
  • color: 4.98
  • build: 4.71
  • distortion: 4.87
  • flare control: 4.56
  • overall: 4.81
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