Minolta AF 70-210mm F4 (beercan) A-mount lens review by JamieZ

reviewer#10279 date: Jun-9-2012
sharpness: 4.5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 4.5
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:Sigma 70-300
Tamron 70-300
Minolta 55-200
Tamron 35-135
price paid:110USD (used)
positive:Color
F/4
Internal Focus
negative:Must have hood in bright sun
comment:Great lens for bugs and flowers (long macro)
put a 2x and it still works for airshows and birds
on a crop sensor

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 396
  • sharpness: 4.49
  • color: 4.78
  • build: 4.84
  • distortion: 4.56
  • flare control: 3.98
  • overall: 4.53
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