Tamron SP AF 17-50mm F2.8 XR Di II LD Aspherical A-mount lens review by yossi71173

reviewer#2814 date: Oct-3-2007
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
overall: 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:Sigma 28-105 ASP f/2.8-4
Minolta 28-80 Old Kit Lens
price paid:400 Euro
positive:great focus. great colors. every photo is a winner
negative:stiff zoom ring
comment:the seller in the store told me: "i hope some day i will own this lens too"... this says it all... i have it for over a month. lots of frames became my personal favorits since. as it seems - the best you can get for this price. i know that Canon and Nikon users love it too for a fact...

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 214
  • sharpness: 4.59
  • color: 4.45
  • build: 4.14
  • distortion: 4.16
  • flare control: 4.45
  • overall: 4.36
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