Tamron AF 70-300mm F4-5.6 LD Macro A-mount lens review by ChrisH

reviewer#1872 date: Feb-22-2007
sharpness: 3
color: 3
build: 4
distortion: 4
flare control: 3
overall: 3.4
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:
price paid:± € 150,- [new]
70-300 is nice zoom range
negative:No 'pod clam' [?][that thing you use to put your lens directly to a mono- or tripod]
Doesn't work well on a digital body but good on an analoge one
comment:Only use it in specific telelens situations.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 15
  • sharpness: 4.03
  • color: 4.07
  • build: 3.73
  • distortion: 4.13
  • flare control: 4.27
  • overall: 4.05
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