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

reviewer#11370 date: Oct-7-2013
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:28-105 minolta
price paid:$1450(like new)
positive:Awesome sharp lens, great fast focus and very quiet and also lovely colors
negative:very heavy because of ssm but it can take a beating though
comment:I love this lens it's crazy sharp and lovely colors I use this lens almost all the time now it barely comes off my camera unless I need to use a super zoom although I do have to say that Minolta 28-105 vs. price is very capable

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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