Minolta AF 50mm F1.4 A-mount lens review by milan33

reviewer#11448 date: Nov-7-2013
sharpness: 4
color: 4
build: 5
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 4.2
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 have experience with this lens
compared to:MAF 50 2.8, MAF 50 1.7, SAL 50 1.8
price paid:ex.150 EUR (used)
positive:Very low light f.1.4. Good metal build. You may use it at night photography (no flash needed).
negative:Mot as sharp as it should be. No Macro. Difficult to find, expensive. None others.
comment:Good low light lens, Difficult to find, expensive.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 124
  • sharpness: 4.68
  • color: 4.81
  • build: 4.64
  • distortion: 4.77
  • flare control: 4.13
  • overall: 4.60
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