please advise on this lense Tamron 19-35mm f3.5-4.5 AF

Discussion in 'Photography' started by M. Dukic, Jul 29, 2004.

  1. M. Dukic

    M. Dukic Guest

    I'm looking into buying this for my Nikon camera
    would any body have some comments with regards to the lens
    Thank You
     
    M. Dukic, Jul 29, 2004
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  2. Sounds like a standard wide angle zoom to me. I wouldn't pay anymore than
    $500 CDN for it.

    Ernest
     
    Ernest Cornet, Jul 29, 2004
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  3. M. Dukic

    D.R. Guest

    From: http://photozone.de/2Equipment/easytxt.htm#Zuw

    Tamron AF 3.5-4.5 19-35mm 2.48 out of 5 = sub-average

    Better options:
    Sigma AF 2.8 20-40mm EX DG 3.56 out of 5 = good
    Nikkor AF 2.8 20-35mm D 3.47 out of 5 = good

    Others:
    Tokina AF 2.8 20-35mm AT-X Pro 3.15 out of 5 = average
    Nikkor AF 3.5-4.5 18-35mm IF ED D 3.09 out of 5 = average
    Nikkor AF-S 2.8 17-35mm IF ED D 3.08 out of 5 = average
    Sigma AF 2.8-4 17-35mm EX (HSM) 3.02 out of 5 = average
    Tamron AF 2.7-3.5 20-40mm Asph. 2.78 out of 5 = average

    Not sure what price these others are....
     
    D.R., Jul 29, 2004
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