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

reviewer#6698 date: Jan-5-2010
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 4
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 4.4
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 105 f2.8
Minolta 50 f1.7
price paid:260$ C (new)
positive:Sharp, compact and inexpensive.
negative:Flare control needs more attention when shooting in daylight.
comment:A very nice little portrait lens for APS-C. Prone to flare when shooting outside. All around pretty good lens for the price.

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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