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

reviewer#8339 date: Dec-2-2010
sharpness: 5
color: 4
build: 5
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:
price paid:250 GBP
positive:Sharp, easy to use MF, bokeh
negative:Slow AF (but it is a macro)
comment:My first macro lens, got for a bargain price. Tricky to get focus right on small insects but that's due to my inexperience. Practice and live view will make that easier. Great for portraits.

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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