Sony DT 35mm F1.8 SAM A-mount lens review by ThomasMac

reviewer#44086 date: Jun-12-2018
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 4
distortion: 5
flare control: 4
overall: 4.6
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:Minolta 50mm f1.7
price paid:100 USD used
positive:Excellent sharpness and color at all aperture values.
negative:None really. Build feels cheap but nothing surprising for the price.
comment:Excellent value Lens. Better all around lens on aps-c than 50 mm focal length. Colors are very nice. In camera lens correction works well on Sony a77.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 108
  • sharpness: 4.71
  • color: 4.62
  • build: 3.42
  • distortion: 4.48
  • flare control: 4.35
  • overall: 4.32 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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