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

reviewer#8001 date: Sep-20-2010
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 4
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
overall: 4.8
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 100/2.8 macro 1st
minolta 50/2.8 macro
price paid:350
positive:super sharp
excellent CA control
nice grip
smooth DoF rendering
focus limiter
adequate MFD
negative:no focus hold
not metal body, although quite acceptable
comment:super sharp (should be, it's a macro..)
haven't see any CA on photos it reproduces

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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