F/4-5.6 Archives - Photo Jottings

F/4-5.6

Minolta AF 35-80mm F/4-5.6 Shutter Cap Review

Here’s a brief look at the Minolta AF 35-80mm zoom lens.  Scroll down for the main review. Lens Minolta AF 35-80mm F/4-5.6 shutter cap    2605-600 Box contents
Rear cap and user’s manual. Cost $30-$50 in good used condition, actual value; worthless. Build quality Cheap plastic, but good fit and finish. Additional information
Introduced in 1988. Specifications below
Optical configuration 8…

Read more »

Sony DT 55-200mm F/4-5.6 Review

Here’s a brief look at the Sony 55-200mm F/4-5.6 telephoto lens.  Scroll down for the main review.
Lens SAL-55200  Sony 55-200mm F/4-5.6 Box contents
Front and rear caps, hood and users manual. Cost $200 retail Build quality Good, but plastic mount. Additional information
Similar to the more versatile Sony 75-300mm but less expensive. Specifications below
Optical configuration 13 elements in…

Read more »

Sony 70-400mm F/4-5.6 G SSM Review

Here’s a brief look at the Sony 70-400mm F/4-5.6 G SSM super zoom lens.  Scroll down for the main review. Lens SAL-70400G  Sony 70-400mm F/4-5.6 G SSM Box contents
Front and rear caps, hood, softcase and users manual. Cost $1998  retail, updated version II here for more money. Build quality Very good Additional information
Works with Sony Tele-converters.  Also consider…

Read more »

Scroll to Top