Sigma 24mm Super Wide II F2.8 A-mount lens review by rouncey

reviewer#8542 date: Jan-18-2011
sharpness: 4.5
color: 4
build: 4
distortion: 4
flare control: 3
overall: 3.9
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 50 1.7
tamron 90 di macro
minolta 35-105 old
minolta beercan
minolta 28-85
price paid:70gbp
positive:sharp as sharp
quick af
cheap build
comment:got this lense today off flea bay,what a little gem it is,sharp,quick focus and mine really is in mint condition and quiet autofocus.took a few pics today and very impressed,they seem too be selling for a bit more money now but i dont regret a penny of it,money well spent.great colour and sharpness,although mine didnt come with a hood so will try an source something to stop the flare,if you can get one cheap enough i doubt you will be dissapointed.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 73
  • sharpness: 4.51
  • color: 4.36
  • build: 4.29
  • distortion: 4.05
  • flare control: 3.70
  • overall: 4.18 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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