Minolta AF 50mm F2.8 Macro A-mount lens review by Milan33m

reviewer#11165 date: May-31-2013
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:MAF 50 3,5, MAF 50 1,4 and MAF 50 1,7
price paid:135 EUR (used)
positive:Extremly sharp! Very useful every scale Macro lens. All metal Prime build,
negative:Discontihued, a bit rare, a bit expensive!
comment:Mine best Macro Lens. Best liked, very often on body. Great for flowers and otrher small objects,. Good for portraits, indoor photography, as lowest light is 2.8 fixed focus. Very versatile lens, worth of every cent. A must have in experienced Minolta-Sony user!

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 71
  • sharpness: 4.97
  • color: 4.87
  • build: 4.65
  • distortion: 4.96
  • flare control: 4.41
  • overall: 4.77
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