Sony 55-300 Comparison

Started Sep 29, 2012 | Discussions thread
OP jcurtistx Regular Member • Posts: 462
Re: The verdict...

romicva wrote:

I've got a quick question about 100-300 APO D: if your copy didn't have persistent tint issue, would you keep it over 55-300?

Thank you.

Simple answer - yes...  I like the wider range and quieter focus for video.  Optical quality in my eyes was similar which is to say very good in this price range.  The Minolta is a very good lens in its own rite, but the Sony is just better in my eyes for my purpose.


-- hide signature --

Sony A57, Sony 18-135, Tamron 60 f2, Sigma 50-150 f2.8, Tamron 70-210 f3.5-4.5 (Circa 1988), Minolta 100-300 APO D

 jcurtistx's gear list:jcurtistx's gear list
Panasonic ZS100 Sony a6000 Sigma 60mm F2.8 DN Art Sony E 55-210mm F4.5-6.3 OSS Sigma 30mm F2.8 EX DN +1 more
Post (hide subjects) Posted by
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow