Sigma 14mm F2.8 EX Aspherical A-mount lens review by laguire

reviewer#2685 date: Sep-3-2007
sharpness: 4
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 3
overall: 4.4
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 MP; 24MP24 MP; 36MP36 MP; 42MP42 MP; 61MP61 MP
ownership:I own this lens
compared to:18-70 kit lens. sigma 20 1.8.
price paid:400 usd (used)
positive:Sharp in the center at 2.8. good corner to corner at F8
negative:Softer in the corners at 2.8. Big exposed front lens. Flare can be bad but what you would expect for a full-frame 14mm lens

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 14
  • sharpness: 4.11
  • color: 4.36
  • build: 4.79
  • distortion: 3.93
  • flare control: 2.79
  • overall: 3.99 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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