Tamron AF 20-40mm F2.7-3.5 Aspherical IF A-mount lens review by derekw

reviewer#44367 date: Sep-3-2019
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 4.6
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:Sigma 21-35
price paid:£100 GBP used
positive:Sharp
Minolta like colour
Inexpensive
negative:Range on cropped sensor - 30-60
comment:Very sharp lens across the range

Colours more saturated than the Sigma with similar sharpness

Nice lens for street photography.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 4
  • sharpness: 4.75
  • color: 4.75
  • build: 5.00
  • distortion: 3.75
  • flare control: 3.50
  • overall: 4.35
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