Tamron SP AF 17-35mm F2.8-4 Di LD Aspherical IF A-mount lens review by Johnc

reviewer#8796 date: Mar-17-2011
sharpness: 4.5
color: 4
build: 5
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 4.3
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:My only wide lens at the moment.
price paid:300USD
positive:Good build
Well Priced
Good Colour
Fast and accurate AF
negative:Soft borders and corners when wide
Vignetting at 17mm
comment:A good lens. Especially good with flash at night.
Vignetting an issue, especially at 17mm.
Always in my camera bag or on the A850

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 17
  • sharpness: 4.18
  • color: 4.65
  • build: 4.00
  • distortion: 4.06
  • flare control: 3.76
  • overall: 4.13
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