Phoenix Zoom Wide Angle-Telephoto
28-105mm f/2.8-3.8 Autofocus Lens
Basically a rebadged Vivitar... Good results for the price, but results look a tad soft compared with the comparable Sigma. Is only really f4 at long end.
Buy only if you're on a very tight budget
The Phoenix 28-105 mm is an autofocus lens compatible with 35 mm film and full-frame digital sensor DSLR cameras. A fast aperture allows
for clear photos in even low-light conditions, and the 28-105 mm f/2.8-3.8 lens has a minimum focus distance of 4.9 ft. Physically, the
Phoenix camera lens for Minolta weighs 14.89 oz, and measures 3.0 x 3.5 inches. The internal workings of the 28-105 mm f/2.8-3.8 lens
includes 15 lens elements in 13 groups, and the lens has a magnification factor of 0.08x. Furthermore, the Phoenix 28-105 mm has a
maximum reproduction ratio of 1:12, making the lens a good choice for full-image head portraits. Optional filters add to the versatility
of the Phoenix camera lens for Minolta, and the lens comes with 72 mm filter threads. A universal M42 camera mount rounds out the Phoenix
28-105 mm lens' features. Lightweight and capable of handling low-light conditions, both amateurs and professionals will appreciate the
many features of this lens.
I have yet to read any positive reviews about this lens.
• Phoenix Zoom Wide Angle-Telephoto 28-105mm f/2.8-3.8 Autofocus Lens
• Front & Rear Lens Caps
• Lens Hood
• 6-Year Warranty