Sony Carl Zeiss 135mm F1.8 ZA Sonnar T* A-mount lens review by tzk1810

reviewer#45748 date: Aug-15-2021
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 EX 70-200mm f2.8
Sony 70-400mm G
Minolta 100 macro f2.8
price paid:$860 AUD
positive:200mm f1.8 on APS-C
negative:Heavy colour fringing f1.8-f3.5
Heavier than 100macro but fair enough
comment:Almost perfect expect the negative.
Never pick up my Sigma 70-200mm f2.8 again after I bought this lens... Magic!

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 118
  • sharpness: 4.99
  • color: 4.91
  • build: 4.76
  • distortion: 4.97
  • flare control: 4.94
  • overall: 4.91 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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