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Sony SAL-16105
7.9 out of 10

Sony SAL-16105

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Overall 10
10

I absolutely love it!

Brandon Beisheim, Amazon
2 July 2015
  • Summary: My husband bought this for my birthday, I have a telephoto lens and a standard 55mm lens and this lens has become my universal lens, I absolutely love it!
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Overall 10
10

Sony 16-105 "Rocks' Moab

VictorCharlie, B&H Photo
2 July 2015
  • Excerpt: Purchased the 16-105 for our recent trip to Arches, Canyonlands & Dead Horse. The lens never left the a57 the whole trip. Used for wide angle & panoramic and with the built-in multiplier on the 57; reaching was not a problem either.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Good Glass For The, Good Glass For The Money, Rugged, Strong Construction
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Overall 10
10

The work house in my camera Bag

Arthur The Professor, B&H Photo
7 February 2015
  • Excerpt: I use in in Events, Street Photos, Sports and Fast action assignments. I can focus at 16mm and zoom in on detail very quickly without losing anything, and can do it fast. Not good enough for me for Movies, and portraits
  • Pros: Easily Interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Rugged
  • Cons: Not Good For Movies, Slow Focus
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Overall 10
10

GREAT PERFORMANCE

Casual Bob, B&H Photo
12 August 2014
  • Excerpt: Bought this to use on vacation in lieu of my 18-55. Substantial construction. Beautiful color on landscapes.....even photographed whales breaching and got pretty good detail. Didn't let me use shutter in some auto modes, but in manual, even for an amateur like me, a good all around lens.
  • Pros: Durable, Fast / accurate auto-focus
  • Cons: Heavy
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Overall 10
10

Five Stars

Michael Paschen Sr, Amazon
17 July 2014
  • Summary: I switched from Nikon to Sony and love this lens as my walk around lens. Excellent sharpness and detail.
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Overall 10
10

excellent lens

android162, Ebay
5 January 2014
  • Summary: excellent lens. universal focal distances. Quick Focus Adjustment. price in comparison with the counterparts. great everyday lens. this prodovtsa best price.
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Overall 10
10

Great lens for the Alpha DSLR cameras.

Paul D Bagley, Amazon
6 November 2013
  • Summary: This has become my primary lens on my A580. It covers most of the range that I need, with the exception of long range wildlife photos. The images are very sharp at full magnification, nearly as sharp as my best 50mm prime lens.
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Overall 10
10

very nice lens

Bama, B&H Photo
23 August 2013
  • Excerpt: I'm just getting used to this lens. I mount it on the sony a65. Previously I've had the 16-50 fixed f-stop. (which I Love) on my a65. The 16-105 is a fast focus and very sharp. It increases the range, and is a well-built lens. I will use it for landscape and possibly portraits.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Nice Bokeh
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Overall 10
10

The BEST "walk-around" zoom lens for the APS-C size sensor:

dressed4dinner, Ebay
2 May 2013
  • Summary: I have the 18-200, 18-250 and the 18-270 and 3 other old smaller zooms... At first, I missed the 18-270's reach, but once I got acquainted with 16 end of the lens, I realized what I was missing... I was walking closer to my subjects.
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Overall 10
10

Great quality lens

S. Jonas, Amazon
4 March 2013
  • Summary: We bought a similar lens off craigslist. Was shocked at the difference between the lenses. This gives crisp clear pictures. It is a lot of money, but slightly blurry pictures aren't worth anything.
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