Tamron SP AF 90mm F2.8 Di Macro A-mount lens review by alesshans

reviewer#5920 date: Aug-27-2009
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 3
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
overall: 4.6
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:Pentax Takumar 100mm f4
Pentax Takumar 50mm f4
Minolta 100mm f2.8
price paid:400 (New)
positive:Sharpness
Lens Quality
Color
Light Weight
negative:Build Quality
No Internal Focus
Loose Manual/Auto Focus Slide
comment:One of the best macro lens in current market, 90mm might be too short for me sometime, with the price you paying, this lens is simply perfect, the IQ even better than the own brand of cameras.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 109
  • sharpness: 4.92
  • color: 4.76
  • build: 4.08
  • distortion: 4.79
  • flare control: 4.71
  • overall: 4.65
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