Tokina 28-70mm F2.6-2.8 AT-X 270 PRO AF A-mount lens review by Cloneranger

reviewer#9796 date: Jan-17-2012
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 4
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:
missing
price paid:234 USD
positive:Well built, heavy lens with great glass. sharp!
negative:Slight flare when shooting toward the sun but nothing that can't be corrected in PS.
comment:This is one of my favorites. I'm never disappointed with the results when using this lens. I must have an exceptional copy because it is sharp from 2.6. I will try to post a B&W photo taken fall in the forum samples and you can judge for yourself.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 31
  • sharpness: 4.45
  • color: 4.65
  • build: 5.00
  • distortion: 4.58
  • flare control: 3.87
  • overall: 4.51
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