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

reviewer#6924 date: Feb-18-2010
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 4
flare control: 4
overall: 4.6
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 and Minolta 50/1.4, Tamron 17-50
price paid:
positive:Range, speed, size, sharpness
negative:Bokeh could be better.
comment:Very versatile lens on aps-c camera, good choice for indoor and outdoor shooting. My copy had AF problem and needed adjustment (covered by warranty).

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
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