Tamron SP AF 24-135mm F3.5-5.6 AD Aspherical IF Macro A-mount lens review by dinadan

reviewer#10850 date: Jan-14-2013
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 MP24MP24 MP36MP36 MP42MP42 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:Sony 24-105mm 3.5-4.5
price paid:250 Euro (new)
positive:colours
range on both ff and aps-c
sharp when stopped down a little
compact size
negative:not very bright
af could be faster
comment:This is a nice compact walkaround for both ff and aps-c. The image quality is comparable to the Sony 24-105mm. The colours are nice, but different from classic Minolta.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 51
  • sharpness: 4.33
  • color: 4.47
  • build: 4.51
  • distortion: 4.29
  • flare control: 4.22
  • overall: 4.36
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