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

reviewer#9456 date: Sep-30-2011
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:
price paid:1300
positive:wonderful dreamy bokeh,3D feel, fast AF, light weight, great colors !
comment:bought and used this lens for wedding assignments, the results are great ! the f1.4 creates the feel of isolation in the pictures, 3D feel effect obtained, this is a great lens for a wedding photographer.

was initially offered a Minolta copy but picked up Sony instead for warranty and support, such a good lens so must buy it with Sony support !

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
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