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

reviewer#8915 date: Apr-13-2011
sharpness: 4.5
color: 4
build: 4
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 4.1
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:70-210/f4 birken
70-200/2.8 G SSM
price paid:753 USD (new)
positive:- sharp, sharp, sharp even at 200mm /2.8
- cheap compare to 70-200/2.8 G SSM
- body build is great, even this lens body made from plastic
- low CA
negative:- slow Auto Focus, but not so bad in my opinnion, cause i'm not a journalis..

- heavy
comment:this is my first fast tele lens..
i love it very much, its sharp, its black, its solid feels, its 2.8, its cool shape and its cheap compare to 70-200/2.8 altought they not at the same class...

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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