Minolta AF 75-300mm F4.5-5.6 A-mount lens review by Depth of Field

reviewer#8799 date: Mar-17-2011
sharpness: 4.5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 4.5
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:Minolta 200mm F2.8 HS
price paid:
positive:True minolta colors
Smooth Bokeh
Build quality
negative:Don't mind the weight
Sharpness till 250mm good
Above becomes little soft
comment:At 200 mm in the center as (almost) sharp as the Minolta 200 HS
Only the corners are softer.

This is a true value for the little amount of money you pay for these days.
Weight is no problem

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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