Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 EX Aspherical DG A-mount lens review by KCG

reviewer#11916 date: Jul-23-2014
sharpness: 4
color: 5
build: 4
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
overall: 4.6
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 MP24MP24 MP36MP36 MP42MP42 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:Tamron 10-24 F3.5.
price paid:USD 500 used
positive:Widest for FF. Reasonable ptice compare to other UWA.
negative:No filter can fit it. Not very sharp at the side, need to step down to F8 to improve the sharpness.
comment:Nothing much to comment for the price you pay for this lens, just use Aperture F8, all other aspects are not bad.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 48
  • sharpness: 4.02
  • color: 4.38
  • build: 4.48
  • distortion: 4.48
  • flare control: 3.65
  • overall: 4.20
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