Tamron AF 18-250mm F3.5-6.3 Di II LD Aspherical (IF) A-mount lens review by mdmwrx

reviewer#13233 date: Apr-16-2015
sharpness: 4.5
color: 5
build: 4
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
overall: 4.7
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 used to own this lens
compared to:Sony 70-200mm f2.8,
Sony 70-400mm f4-5.6,
Minolta 300mm f2.8,
Minolta 400mm f4.5,
Minolta 600mm f4.0,
Sigma 10-20mm F4 - 5.6
Sigma 105mm F2.8,
Sigma 85mm f1.4,
price paid:380.00 (New)
positive:Sharpness, color, build, distortion, & flare is way beyond what I expected when I got this lens.
comment:I really like this lens, it really turned out some great photos.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 36
  • sharpness: 4.44
  • color: 4.64
  • build: 4.33
  • distortion: 4.08
  • flare control: 4.42
  • overall: 4.38
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