Sony FE 28-70mm F3.5–5.6 OSS E-mount lens review by araudan

reviewer#44093 date: Jun-26-2018
sharpness: 4
color: 4
build: 4
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 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 MP24MP24 MP36MP36 MP42MP42 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:Saving for something with which to compare it.
price paid:$250 CDN used
Small enough
Decent zoom range to start with
negative:It would be great if it went to 24mm on the wide end. There are other options for that anyway.
comment:Nice light starter lens for an e-mount FF camera. I'm very happy with the images I can get using this lens. I plan on purchasing higher grade lenses like the 24-105 G in time. I will keep this as a light weight option even then.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 14
  • sharpness: 4.14
  • color: 4.36
  • build: 4.21
  • distortion: 4.00
  • flare control: 4.07
  • overall: 4.16 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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