Tamron SP AF 70-200mm F2.8 Di LD IF Macro A-mount lens review by stavros78

reviewer#11903 date: Jul-14-2014
sharpness: 4.5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
overall: 4.9
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 used to own this lens
compared to:Tokina 11-16mm F2.8 AT-X 116 PRO DX-II
Sony DT 16-50 F2.8 SSM
Sony Carl Zeiss 16-80 F3.5-4.5
price paid:600 eur new
positive:f/2.8, sharpness, build, internal zoom & focus, 6 year warranty, price
negative:weight (but not for 2,8)
comment:excellent lens,good sharpness at 2,8 sharp at 3.5 - 5.6 ,some Ca but not too bad and easily corrected in post processing , perfect on a77 ,lens correction +3

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 87
  • sharpness: 4.78
  • color: 4.74
  • build: 4.29
  • distortion: 4.82
  • flare control: 4.80
  • overall: 4.69
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