Minolta AF 85mm F1.4 G RS A-mount lens review by Spirit36

reviewer#6525 date: Dec-5-2009
sharpness: 4.5
color: 5
build: 4
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
overall: 4.7
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:Zeiss 135mm F1.8
price paid:
missing
positive:Colors
Sharpness
Bokeh
negative:CA at F1.4
Soft at F1.4 but sharpens up at F2.0
Slow and noisy AF
comment:It is my favorite lens on APS-C.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 50
  • sharpness: 4.80
  • color: 4.96
  • build: 4.92
  • distortion: 4.94
  • flare control: 4.60
  • overall: 4.84
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