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

reviewer#6594 date: Dec-17-2009
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 4
overall: 4.8
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:Sony 50mm F2.8
price paid:875 Ringgits
positive:Really really sharp boy
negative:I don't like the front "rubber" zoom ring...
F3.5 not 2.8... give and take so I am okay with it
comment:Bought it from a KL friend since he knew I'm looking for a macro. He lent it to me to go for a 1 week trial shoot before buying. Glad he did, cause now the lens is mine... ha ha ha LOL

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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