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

reviewer#20386 date: Oct-18-2015
sharpness: 4
color: 4
build: 5
distortion: 4
flare control: 3
overall: 4
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 used to own this lens
compared to:Minolta AF20. Sigma super wide 2. Minolta AF28f2. Minolta AF35f2. Zeiss FE2,8/35. Minolta AF50. Sigma 50mm f1:4. Zeiss FE1,8/55. Sony 2.8/85 SAM. Minolta AF135.
price paid:£275.00
positive:Well made. 12mm full frame.
negative:Heavy. Vignette. Requires lots of post processing.
comment:Requires to much post processing to be viable for professional work, but great for creative stuff.

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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