Sigma 100-300mm F4 EX DG IF APO A-mount lens review by Pyl62

reviewer#2433 date: Jun-11-2007
sharpness: 4.5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
overall: 4.9
tested on:
  • film camera:Film camera
  • APS-C: 6MP6 MP; 10MP10 MP; 12MP12 MP; 14MP14 MP; 16MP16 MP; 20MP20 MP; 24MP24 MP
  • full frame: 12MP12 MP; 24MP24 MP; 36MP36 MP; 42MP42 MP; 61MP61 MP
ownership:I used to own this lens
compared to:KM 75-300 kit lens
price paid:€790 (used but mint)
positive:Internal focusing
build quality
overall picture quality!
Can't remove front cap with hood on
82mm filters are expensive
Tripod mount in the way when zooming
comment:Built like a tank! Excellent looks. AF speed adequate but not lightning fast. Huge, effecive hood. Very smooth bokeh.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 29
  • sharpness: 4.71
  • color: 4.72
  • build: 4.86
  • distortion: 4.76
  • flare control: 4.62
  • overall: 4.73 - Home of the alpha system photographer
In memory of Cameron Hill - brettania