Tamron 16-300mm F3.5-6.3 Di II PZD MACRO A-mount lens review by PLLD69

reviewer#15262 date: May-31-2015
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 4
flare control: 5
overall: 4.8
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:Sony 18-250
price paid:£431
positive:Incredible range, very sharp for a travelzoom (ratings reflect this category of lens) covers pretty much all I need in a travel lens
negative:Not a lot really, still a tiny bit expensive although I got a 10% off deal because I bought it with a A77Mkii
comment:A really surprisingly nice upgrade to my old 18-250

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 9
  • sharpness: 4.61
  • color: 4.67
  • build: 4.89
  • distortion: 3.89
  • flare control: 4.22
  • overall: 4.46
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