Minolta AF 50mm F1.7 A-mount lens review by flyfish

reviewer#5366 date: May-10-2009
sharpness: 4.5
color: 5
build: 4
distortion: 1
flare control: 4
overall: 3.7
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:
missing
price paid:100 USD
positive:
missing
negative:
missing
comment:I got the lens from a local Alpha owner yesterday after reading all the great reviews. I have the 50 2.8 as well & will do some comparisons soon.
Overall, from what i shot today, i agree with everyone else, it's a must have lens!

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 418
  • sharpness: 4.63
  • color: 4.78
  • build: 4.58
  • distortion: 4.74
  • flare control: 4.17
  • overall: 4.58
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