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

reviewer#3606 date: May-17-2008
sharpness: 4.5
color: 5
build: 4
distortion: 4
flare control: 5
overall: 4.5
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:Sony 18/70 and 75/300 (KIT)
price paid:110 euro (used)
positive:Light, cheap, quite sharp, very sharp if closed to f8, great colors, 1:2 macro
negative:Plastic feel, soft when you open wide
comment:I use a lot this lens and I'm very happy to have purchased it. In good light conditions is a great tele!

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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