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8.2 out of 10

Sony SAL-100M28

The versatile SAL-100M28 macro-focus lens covers a wide range of Read more

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Overall 10
10

Superb

Juan Rositas, B&H Photo
14 September 2014
  • Excerpt: It is the only lens you will need to cover all your nside needs.It is compact, fast and silent, so you can take it with you in a small pounch, no need to carry other lens.You may use it in automatic mode for great portrait and manual for special effect with shades and shadows.
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Overall 10
10

Awesome lens!

Ken Pomerance "Mr Clean", Amazon
16 August 2014
  • Summary: This is by far my favorite lens in the gadget bag! Crystal sharp with super fast focus!
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Nice Lens

PZ1234, Sony
2 March 2014
  • Summary: Nice lens, good contrast , but quite a bit of focus hunting in my lens! Light weight lens and feels cheep but I am very satisfied results with the resulting images.
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This macro lens with the a7R is awesome!

TheCreativeAI, Sony
21 January 2014
  • Summary: I have used this 100 mm macro lens for years on film cameras, Sony alpha 100, Nex 5, and, now on the Sony a7R. It must be attached with the A to E-mount adapter and will autofocus through the mirror; however, there is such a stack of glass that this lens does better on the level in AF mode. I recommend manual focus in steps if you have the right situation. Close it down to F/32 for finely focused closeups or open it wide to F/2.8 for portraits with creamy bokeh.
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Overall 10
10

Great product!

Buddy Ranel, Amazon
12 December 2013
  • Summary: If you want to see the world you cant see with regular lenses, then this lens is for you! I love taking pictures of bugs and flowers in macro. When your friends see it they are amazed. I even got a picture of a mosquito's shadow with this thing.
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Overall 10
10

Very good lens

Rich, B&H Photo
10 September 2013
  • Excerpt: This is my first Macro lens and I think it is great. Sometimes it takes sometime to focus but the results are outstanding.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Easily Interchangeable, Strong Construction
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Overall 10
9.5
Design 8
8.0
Value for money 10
10
Performance 10
10
Reliability 10
10

Great lens, sharp images

MiltonAmaya, Sony
8 September 2013
  • Summary: I used it for weddings, shooting detail photos is the perfect companion for my A99. Love it.
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Overall 8
8.0

Best for full frame cameras

PhotoRock, Amazon
5 August 2013
  • Summary: I use this lens with an APS-C sensor camera which converts this lens to an effective focal length of 150mm. This allows for a comfortable distance between the subject and lens at close range at the expense of a very narrow depth of focus. The lens is sharp; however, there is noticeable diffraction distortion (loss of sharpness) at f16 and beyond. This lens is best suited for full frame cameras for which it was designed.
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Awesome Addition

KSharp, Sony
27 April 2013
  • Summary: I absolutely love this lens!!! It's a perfect addition to my collection. I have been taking photos of flowers for a long time, but I never had a decent macro lens that would allow me to get those extra details. This lens produces some high quality images. Colors seem to come alive and with great detail. If you're trying to decide which macro lens to add to your collection, this is the one to choose.
  • Pros: Depth of Field, Image Quality, Lightweight
  • Cons: Autofocus occasionally hunts
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Overall 10
10

Great Lens with tiny drawback

G. Silver, Amazon
22 April 2013
  • Summary: Great lens. The mechanism is so smooth that if shooting with the lens pointed downward, the weight of the lens will cause to "self" adjust to the 100 mm distance. Otherwise I am pleased.
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