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

reviewer#7653 date: Jul-2-2010
sharpness: 4.5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 4
overall: 4.7
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:bc
tamron 70-200 2.8
sony 55-200
price paid:$230
positive:build
focus limiter
color
bokeh
range
negative:weight
ca


comment:Exactley what I expected. Thought about the APO but liked this range starting at 75. Found a mint copy at a decent price and went for it. Great color and bokeh and sharp enough esp stopped down a little. Would have loved the G, but for its price this is a nice pick up. You know what you are getting with this old minolta glass. Lasted this long should last a while longer.

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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