Sony AF 35mm F1.4 G A-mount lens review by markc

reviewer#6528 date: Dec-5-2009
sharpness: 4.5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
overall: 4.9
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 50mm f/1.4
Minolta 50mm f/1.7
Sigma 24-70mm f/2.8
price paid:700 GBP new
positive:Colours, fast AF, really bright, sharp from f/2
negative:Soft at f/1.4
comment:My walkaround / do anything lens, pretty much only comes off the camera if I'm attending a sports event and need a telephoto

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 50
  • sharpness: 4.57
  • color: 4.96
  • build: 4.84
  • distortion: 4.74
  • flare control: 4.72
  • overall: 4.77 - Home of the alpha system photographer
In memory of Cameron Hill - brettania