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

reviewer#5741 date: Jul-21-2009
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 70 f2.8 ex dg macro
minolta 28-135 f4-4.5
minolta 35-105 f 3.5-4.5
price paid:449 USD (new)
positive:range
sharpness
build
color
negative:none
comment:i like pictures made by this lens, enough wide for my needs,-buy it.

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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