My Used 55-210 OSS Lens Arrived Today

Discussion in 'Sony Alpha E-Mount Lenses' started by TedG954, Feb 10, 2017.

  1. TedG954

    TedG954 TalkEmount Hall of Famer

    Nov 29, 2014
    South Florida and NE Ohio
    Ted Gersdorf
    I received my used Sony 55-210 lens today. I bought it on eBay for $150. It's in excellent condition and I took it out for offical trials at one of my many official Sony testing compounds.

    Overall, I am very pleased with this lens. I also have the FE 70-200 for full frame. While the FE will work on by A6000, the thing is the size of a bazooka. The 55-210 is half the size and weight.

    I intend to use this lens as a vacation/travel lens, along with the 18-55 and 35/1.8. If you're looking for an inexpensive longer zoom for your A6000, I recommend that you take a look at the 55-210. Here are some test shots.

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  2. WNG

    WNG TalkEmount Hall of Famer

    Aug 12, 2014
    Arrid Zone-A, USA
    Very sharp! Looks like you received a good copy. I found mine to be soft at 210, but great everywhere else. It's hard to beat as part of a travel ensemble. It works great when there's plenty of daylight.
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  3. johnson4096

    johnson4096 TalkEmount Regular

    Dec 23, 2016
    Dan Johnson
    love mine.
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  4. davect01

    davect01 Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Aug 20, 2011
    Fountain Hills, AZ
    Congrats. As long as you have good light, this lens works well
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