Minolta AF 70-210mm F4 (beercan) A-mount lens review by ustas7777777

reviewer#8464 date: Dec-30-2010
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:Min 75-300 BBC, 28-105 xi, 70-210 4,5-5,6, 28-135, 50 1,4
price paid:140 usd (Used)
positive:Build quality, bokeh, sharp, great colors
negative:heavy, rotating front element on focusing, Slow AF
comment:Good color. Beautiful bokeh. Slow focus in the dark, and misses much buzz. Focus on a 100 makes a person narrow. At 105 - 210 you can get a close-up 3D images better than starikane 28-135

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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