Sigma 24mm F1.8 EX Aspherical DG DF MACRO A-mount lens review by superx2won

reviewer#4963 date: Mar-5-2009
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 4
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
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:Minolta 20/2.8
Minolta 50/1.7
Minolta 24-50/4
Minolta 35-70/4
Minolta Beercan
price paid:200 USD (Used )
positive:Large aperture
Weight is just right
9 blade of aperture
Big MF ring
negative:Push pull AF/MF switching, something is annoying.
comment:This len deliver sharp result on F2 onward. Love it.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 30
  • sharpness: 4.45
  • color: 4.60
  • build: 4.37
  • distortion: 4.40
  • flare control: 4.47
  • overall: 4.46 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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