Minolta AF 50mm F3.5 Macro A-mount lens review by liapin

reviewer#12160 date: Mar-5-2015
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 MP24MP24 MP36MP36 MP42MP42 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:M 50/1.4
Sigma 105/2.8
Tamron 90/2.8
price paid:100 USD
positive:Sharp! From opened diaphragm and my exemplar sharp even at corners!
negative:no, except 1:2
comment:Sharp! Lightweight, compact, sharp with an open aperture. Excellent color. No CA.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 61
  • sharpness: 4.93
  • color: 4.97
  • build: 4.62
  • distortion: 4.95
  • flare control: 4.70
  • overall: 4.84
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