Tamron AF 19-35mm F3.5-4.5 A-mount lens review by marco_palomar

reviewer#45807 date: Jan-1-2022
sharpness: 3.5
color: 3
build: 3
distortion: 3
flare control: 2
overall: 2.9
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:other wide lenses
price paid:
missing
positive:light and small, enough sharp if stopped-down, useful for interiors photography, price. Fast AF.
negative:lack of sharpness on borders until f/8, colors, distortion, flare control. Very cheap assambly.
comment:I've this lens with its real constructor brand (Cosina). It gives a lot for its price and has more than enough quality to get good photos even at 42mpx, but don't ask for super-sharpness at the edges, nice colors, flare control and little distortion. Very cheap construction.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 12
  • sharpness: 3.96
  • color: 4.25
  • build: 3.58
  • distortion: 3.67
  • flare control: 3.50
  • overall: 3.79
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