Sigma 35mm F1.4 DG HSM Art A-mount lens review by leonblij

reviewer#12209 date: Mar-25-2015
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 5
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
overall: 5
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 zeis 50 F1.4
Sony DT 16-50 F2.8
price paid:€749
Oof en Dof
Fast AF.
negative:Hmmmm nothing😄
comment:A joy to use.
I did a test with the zeis 50 F1.4 and the Sigma is imo better (less purple fringing in high contrast)
And on Aps-c better field of view.
But the Zeis is no bad lens, for my use the Sigma is the better one.
Good value also.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 18
  • sharpness: 4.81
  • color: 4.83
  • build: 4.78
  • distortion: 4.94
  • flare control: 4.94
  • overall: 4.86 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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