Sigma 28-70mm F2.8 EX Aspherical DF A-mount lens review by Duur

reviewer#1113 date: Aug-24-2006
sharpness: 4.5
color: 4
build: 5
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 4.3
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:Tokina AF 28-70 f2.8-4.5
Voigtländer Apo Zoomar 28-210
Minolta AF 100-300/4.5-5.6(D) APO
Minolta AF 28-105 F3.5-4.5
price paid:299 Euro (new)
positive:Price, Sharpness
comment:A very solid lens. Not much to say about is.
May be not as beautiful colors as the Minolta 100-300 but very close (I would give it a 4.5 but the system don´t allow that and it is below that lens)

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 11
  • sharpness: 4.41
  • color: 4.82
  • build: 4.45
  • distortion: 4.27
  • flare control: 4.09
  • overall: 4.41 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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