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Konica Minolta AF DT 11-18mm F/4.5 – 5.6 Review

Here’s a brief look at the Konica Minolta DT 11-18mm F/4.5-5.6 zoom lens.  Scroll down for the review. Lens Konica Minolta DT 11-18mm F/4.5-5.6 zoom lens Box contents
Front and rear caps, hood and users manual. Cost $649 retail Build quality Good Additional information
Good lens, but check out the Sigma 10-20mm too. Specifications below
Optical configuration 15 elements in…

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Minolta AF 80-200mm F/4.5-5.6 Shutter Cap Review

Here’s a brief look at the Minolta AF 80-200mm shutter cap zoom lens.  Scroll down for the main review. Lens Minolta AF 80-200mm F/4.5-5.6 shutter cap Box contents
Rear cap and user’s manual. Cost $30-$50 in good used condition. Build quality Cheap plastic, but good fit and finish. Additional information
Introduced in 1988. Specifications below
Optical configuration 9 elements in…

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Sigma 12-24mm F/4.5-5.6 EX DG Zoom Review

Here’s a brief look at the Sigma 12-24mm F/4.5-5.6 EX DG zoom lens.  Scroll down for the main review. Lens Sigma AF 12-24mm F/4.5-5.6 EX DG (D) zoom lens Box contents
Front ring with cap, rear cap, softcase, gel template and users manual. Cost $829 street price, (Sony mount). Build quality Very good Additional information
APS-C users will be better…

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Sony 70-300mm F/4.5-5.6 G SSM Review

Here’s a brief look at the Sony 70-300mm F/4.5-5.6 G SSM telephoto lens.  Scroll down for the main review. Lens SAL-70300G  Sony 70-300mm F/4.5-5.6 G SSM Box contents
Front and rear caps, hood, carrying case and users manual. Cost $998 retail Build quality Good, to very good. Additional information
Huge upgrade optically and mechanically from the cheap Sony 75-300mm. Specifications

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Sony 75-300mm F/4.5-5.6 Review

Here’s a brief look at the Sony 75-300mm F/4.5-5.6 telephoto zoom lens.  Scroll down for the main review. Lens SAL-75300  Sony 75-300mm F/4.5-5.6 Box contents
Front and rear caps, hood, and users manual. Cost $250 retail, hundreds available on eBay for much less. Build quality Good Additional information
Don’t confuse this lens with the 70-300 G SSM, which is a…

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Sony DT 11-18mm F/4.5-5.6 Review

Here’s a brief look at the Sony DT 11-18mm F/4.5-5.6 zoom lens.  Scroll down for the review. Lens SAL1118  Sony DT 11-18mm F/4.5-5.6 zoom lens Box contents
Front and rear caps, hood and users manual. Cost $800 retail Build quality Good Additional information
Good lens, but check out the Sigma 10-20mm too. Specifications below
Optical configuration 15 elements in 12…

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