Minolta AF 50mm F1.4 RS A-mount lens review by AllAboutAlpha

reviewer#5784 date: Jul-29-2009
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:SAL 50F14
Min.50 /1.4 (old version)
Min. 50 /1.7 (old & new version)
price paid:250 € (nearly new)
positive:very quick AF, very, very Sharp, Colours are great
negative:difficult to find, expensive
comment:Perfect shot on a full frame cam (A900 or analog). A great portrait- lense for APS- Cams. If you find one of this very rare pieces, just buy it !

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 37
  • sharpness: 4.64
  • color: 4.84
  • build: 4.70
  • distortion: 4.89
  • flare control: 4.30
  • overall: 4.67
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