Sigma 30mm F1.4 EX DC A-mount lens review by summit425

reviewer#3554 date: May-4-2008
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 3
distortion: 5
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:sony 50.4, much better quality and sharpmenss
price paid:500 CAD (New)
positive:very sharp
negative:no HSM for sony mount
comment:I got mine from Henry's (Toronto, ON) and I love it so much!

This lens will stay with my sony alpha 700 till end!

great out focusing and great sharpness.

since it's 30mm I can use it when I am facing my gf in the cafe or restaurant without step back.

great lens but somehow no HSM for sony mount..

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 50
  • sharpness: 4.61
  • color: 4.68
  • build: 4.52
  • distortion: 4.56
  • flare control: 4.52
  • overall: 4.58 - Home of the alpha system photographer
In memory of Cameron Hill - brettania