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

reviewer#3231 date: Feb-1-2008
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 own this lens
compared to:Minolta 200/2,8 APO
price paid:1000 EUR (new)
positive:sharp, constant f4, no change of size during zooming or focusing, buil like a tank
negative:tripod collar, weight (expected), slower focusing than expected)
comment:Slightly softer on f 4. AF works with TC 2x Kenko MC7 DG (great)

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