Tamron SP AF 200-500mm f/5-6.3 Di LD IF

(2 customer reviews)

The lens has 13 elements in 10 groups with LD (Low Dispersion) glass elements to minimize chromatic aberrations. The lens has a good build quality and is manufactured with high standards. It offers a good resolution and produces a nice bokeh effect. The lens has both autofocus and manual focus options. The lens is coated to reduce flare and ghosting. There are alternatives to this lens from other brands, but they may be more expensive. Overall, the Tamron SP AF 200-500mm f/5-6.3 Di LD (IF) lens is a good choice for photographers who need a super telephoto zoom lens for their full frame camera.

Positives:
The Tamron SP AF 200-500mm f/5-6.3 Di LD (IF) camera lens is an impressive lens. Its build quality is great, and it is quite sturdy and durable. The autofocus is fast and accurate, which is especially important when you’re trying to capture fast-moving objects. The image quality is excellent, and the lens is quite sharp, even at its maximum aperture. It is also quite lightweight for its focal length, making it easy to carry around.

Negatives:
One potential negative of this lens is that it is not very fast, with a variable maximum aperture of f/5-6.3. This means that it may not perform well in low-light situations. Additionally, it can be a bit of a challenge to handhold this lens due to its size and weight, and you may need to use a tripod to get the best results.

Conclusion:
Overall, the Tamron SP AF 200-500mm f/5-6.3 Di LD (IF) camera lens is an excellent lens that delivers impressive results. Its impressive build quality, fast and accurate autofocus, and excellent image quality make it a great option for sports and wildlife photographers. While it may not be the fastest lens on the market, it is still an excellent choice for those looking for a high-quality telephoto zoom lens.

Optical design

Has 9 aperture blades, with this amount of aperture blades you will be satisfied with the result. Not the best in low light conditions but the lack of high aperture can be compensated with higher iso

Physical characteristics

227 mm long, with this size carry only if you use it. 86 mm lens filter diameter, finding lens in this range can be expensieve consider using Cokin system if you really need one. Weights 1237 grams so it is a heavy lens, consider using its own lens bag.

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2 reviews for Tamron SP AF 200-500mm f/5-6.3 Di LD IF

  1. dyxum.com

    dyxum.com rated as 4.58/5

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    Ebay.com rated as 4.85/5

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