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

reviewer#5381 date: May-14-2009
sharpness: 4
color: 5
build: 4
distortion: 3
flare control: 3
overall: 3.8
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 MP; 24MP24 MP; 36MP36 MP; 42MP42 MP; 61MP61 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:SAL 18-70mm
price paid:60 USD (used)
positive:Nice for scenery
Quick focusing
negative:Flare is rather disturbing
Good only at F 7,1 and above
comment:I am happy with the lens, although it is a bit tricky sometimes that we have to use the lens at F 7,1 and above, however it is in accordance to my type of picture where I always need a good depth of field.

Indeed the quality of the picture is very sharp when we use F, 7,1 and above, NOT dissapointing at all!

It is worth to be owned!

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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