Sony AF 28mm F2.8 A-mount lens review by derekw

reviewer#11270 date: Jul-26-2013
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
overall: 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:Minolta 28 f2.8
Sony 18-55 II
Minolta 28-105 f3.5-4.5 RS
price paid:80 GBP used
positive:Very sharp
Realistic colour rebdition
Solidly built
Neglible distortion
negative:Nothing of note
comment:Sharp at f2.8, very sharp above f4. Very good inexpensive prime lens.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 16
  • sharpness: 4.44
  • color: 4.63
  • build: 4.63
  • distortion: 4.75
  • flare control: 4.25
  • overall: 4.54 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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