Sony AF 70-300mm F4.5-5.6 G SSM A-mount lens review by ing.arellano

reviewer#11627 date: Jan-22-2014
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:Sony 75-300
Minolta 300F4
Minolta 100-400
Minolta 100-300
price paid:700
Great Image
Super Fast focusing
Great Image
negative:Aperture 5.6
comment:Really fast when focusing, image is super sharp and has no CA anywhere.
it is definitely worth the money from the 75-300.
this was my first G lens, after seeing what a G lens could do, i started to buy only CZ and G lenses. The image at F/8 is amazing!

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 168
  • sharpness: 4.69
  • color: 4.81
  • build: 4.25
  • distortion: 4.78
  • flare control: 4.78
  • overall: 4.66 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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