Tokina 100-300mm F4 AT-X 340 AF-II A-mount lens review by tuanle

reviewer#6210 date: Oct-10-2009
sharpness: 4.5
color: 4
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
overall: 4.7
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:Beercan
Big Beercan
Tamron SP 2.8
Tokina 80-200 AT-X Pro 2.8
Quantaray 70-300mm Macro
Minolta 75-300mm (new)
price paid:expensive (new)
negative:Min distance
comment:I got this lens in new condition (open box).
For the kids, birding or walk around.... The lens is perfect (if you don't mind the weight (~4 pounds with the camera)
I feel the Tokina AT-X pro 80-200 is a little sharper

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 25
  • sharpness: 4.82
  • color: 4.80
  • build: 5.00
  • distortion: 4.96
  • flare control: 4.64
  • overall: 4.84 - Home of the alpha system photographer
In memory of Cameron Hill - brettania