Tokina 17mm F3.5 AT-X 17 AF PRO A-mount lens review by Camprooster

reviewer#11530 date: Dec-7-2013
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
overall: 5
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 16mm fisheye
Minolta 35mm f2
Sony ZA 50mm f1.4 Planar
Minolta 50mm f1.7
Minolta 85mm f1.4
Minolta 100mm f2.8 macro RS
price paid:$390.00 New
positive:Build, Color, Sharp
comment:This is a excellent ultra wide lens, this lens covers everything in a ultra wide lens on a full frame camera, its a unbelievable value for a lens of this kind of ability, its solid all across the board with no weakness, plan on spending $1000.00 plus to find a better lens.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 9
  • sharpness: 4.72
  • color: 4.78
  • build: 5.00
  • distortion: 4.22
  • flare control: 4.00
  • overall: 4.54 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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