Tokina 17mm F3.5 AT-X 17 AF PRO A-mount lens review by dca1213

reviewer#12026 date: Nov-7-2014
sharpness: 4
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 4.4
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:Nothing really, I have never had a lens this wide on full frame or film.
price paid:$250 USD
positive:Sharp
Solid Build
negative:Flare
comment:Fairly sharp, really well built lens. Beautiful color, a little prone to flare.

All in all it is a wonderful lens that I highly recommend.

Edit: Got to spend a bit more time with this lens and have reduced my sharpness rating, everything else remains the same.

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
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