Tokina 28-80mm F2.8 AT-X 280 AF PRO A-mount lens review by ilyxa

reviewer#1619 date: Jan-6-2007
sharpness: 4
color: 5
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 MP; 24MP24 MP; 36MP36 MP; 42MP42 MP; 61MP61 MP
ownership:I have experience with this lens
compared to:35-70/f4
18-70kit
KM28-70
price paid:
missing
positive:- build like a .. tank %)
- colours
- af/mf switch
negative:- a bit soft
comment:Very nice lens . Soft at 2.8 (for me - its good - i dont like too much sharp) , but - its fast , has very good build quality , and - i can use manual focus with lens (very nice focusing ring) . My wife says - its too heavy , but for me - not a big problem .

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 19
  • sharpness: 4.03
  • color: 4.68
  • build: 4.79
  • distortion: 4.42
  • flare control: 3.16
  • overall: 4.22
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