Sony 35mm F1.8 OSS E-mount lens review by ghmcs

reviewer#21441 date: Dec-2-2015
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 4.6
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:Sony FE 16-35mm f/4 at 35mm
price paid:349 USD (used)
positive:small, light and very sharp
comment:Depending on how much post-capture sharpening you're willing to do, this lens is usable at f/1.8 and not bad at f/2.2. At f/2.8 and smaller, this is one sharp lens.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 13
  • sharpness: 4.62
  • color: 4.69
  • build: 4.77
  • distortion: 4.54
  • flare control: 4.46
  • overall: 4.62 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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