Excerpt: This is a great lens for its market. From what I have seen with it is that this lens is sharp. Now my go to lens. If your considering this lens you know what the other options are already. My suggestion pull the trigger buy this lens
Excerpt: There is no other lens in the wide to medium telephoto that is as light, compact and high performance and low-priced as this lens. Once you get into the 24-70, you're into bigger size and weight, much higher cost and bigger filters. I use this lens for portraits, events, weddings and travel.
Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Easily Interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Nice Bokeh, Rugged, Strong Construction
Excerpt: I was recommended this lens by a good friend and great photographer. She actually allows me to use her 9 year old version of this lens for several months. I have used both Nikon and Canon versions of this lens, all hundreds more dollars, and truly could not see any quality difference in the...
Excerpt: Use as daily lens started getting error code 99 communication wrote Tamron 8 Aug got email 11 Aug tosend them lens they adjusted Aperture Assy got it back 20 Aug it works great now produces really sharp photo. Good in dim lightwould recommend this lens and Tamron
Pros: Consistent Output, Easily Interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Strong Construction