Tamron SP AF 60mm F2 Di II LD (IF) A-mount lens review by Jodek

reviewer#9479 date: Oct-8-2011
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:Minolta 70-210 F4 (beercan)
Tamron 17-50 F2.8
price paid:€ 369
positive:Razorsharp
Beautifull colors
Lovely bokeh
F2
Good macrolens
Price is low for this quality
negative:Perhaps sometimes too sharp for portraits, but that can be fixed
comment:This really is by far my favorite lens. At first I was sceptical towards the tremendous score here on Dyxum.
From the moment I worked with this lens, it blew me from my feet at several occasions.
This is a realy great lens. I can recommand it to everybody

For pictures see
https://picasaweb.google.com/104365956247770957565/DropBox?authkey=Gv1sRgCMGZgtXrtY-77AE#

https://picasaweb.google.com/104365956247770957565/7O55GYHE?authkey=Gv1sRgCPyfoOWkj5e8WA#5661091072070886674

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 28
  • sharpness: 4.89
  • color: 4.89
  • build: 4.32
  • distortion: 4.86
  • flare control: 4.89
  • overall: 4.77
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