Sigma 400mm F5.6 APO telemacro A-mount lens review by cat.spb

reviewer#8638 date: Feb-7-2011
sharpness: 4
color: 4
build: 4
distortion: 5
flare control: 4
overall: 4.2
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 70-400, Sony 70-300.
price paid:330 USD(used)
positive:-macro function
-Limit switch
-Neutral color

negative:-Detachable tripod collar
-Soft on an open F
-focus is a little slow
comment:I like this lens. Well approaches for photohunting.
Excellent sharpness since f8. Minimum quantity СА.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 19
  • sharpness: 4.58
  • color: 4.58
  • build: 4.42
  • distortion: 4.89
  • flare control: 4.26
  • overall: 4.55 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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