Sony Carl Zeiss 24-70mm F2.8 ZA SSM Vario-Sonnar T* A-mount lens review by dealaddict

reviewer#10329 date: Jun-26-2012
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:Canon 24-70 F2.8 L
price paid:$1400 (used)
positive:Sharp, good color, good contrast
negative:over priced, not weather seal
comment:Before I switch to Sony, I use the Canon 24-70L. This is as good or better. It is sharp through out the whole range and across the whole frame, with excellent contrast and color. The only complaint is that it is over price, and it is not weather seal.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 140
  • sharpness: 4.84
  • color: 4.91
  • build: 4.84
  • distortion: 4.75
  • flare control: 4.61
  • overall: 4.79
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