Minolta AF 75-300mm F4.5-5.6 A-mount lens review by Prabu

reviewer#10263 date: Jun-5-2012
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 MP24MP24 MP36MP36 MP42MP42 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:75-300 D
75-300 New
price paid:187 USD (used)
a bit noisy
comment:This is a lovely lens. IQ wise it is almost similar to the 75-300 New version, but this is a tad sharper and looks slightly more saturated. It is built much much better than the other two 750-300s. It is a bit heavy, but given the IQ I would not mind even if its twice as heavy :-)

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 82
  • sharpness: 4.50
  • color: 4.84
  • build: 4.89
  • distortion: 4.57
  • flare control: 4.18
  • overall: 4.60
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