Tokina 28-105mm F3.5-4.5 AF Aspherical A-mount lens review by liapin

reviewer#18350 date: Sep-15-2015
sharpness: 5
color: 4
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 4
overall: 4.6
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 MP24MP24 MP36MP36 MP42MP42 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:Minolta 24-105 F3.5-4.5
Minolta 28-135 F4-4.5
price paid:60 USD
positive:Sharpness is very good, more better on opened diafragms than Minolta 24-105 F3.5-4.5 in all range! Good uniformity of the field over the frame. CA exist, but not more than Minolta 24-105. AF fast. Good metal build.
negative:Colors is cold, enough natural, but some cold. Heavy.
comment:Rare and low cost, but excellent lens. I recommend.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 4
  • sharpness: 4.50
  • color: 4.25
  • build: 5.00
  • distortion: 4.75
  • flare control: 3.75
  • overall: 4.45 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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