Sigma 60mm F2.8 DN Art E-mount lens review by jamo spingal

reviewer#29640 date: Jul-26-2016
sharpness: 5
color: 5
build: 4
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
overall: 4.8
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 16-50mm kit lens.
Many other prime Minolta MC/MD, Konican Hexanon AR lenses through adapters.
price paid:119 GBP
positive:Hugely impressed by the sharpness right through the range.
For the price I was extremely surprised by its IQ.
Build is pretty good.
Nice case.
negative:At first the floating middle group when not engaged to the camera body, but it's actually fine.
comment:Great value for money. Really pleasantly surprised.
I actually like how the leaf shutter is at the front - different.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 10
  • sharpness: 5.00
  • color: 4.60
  • build: 3.90
  • distortion: 4.80
  • flare control: 4.30
  • overall: 4.52 - Home of the alpha system photographer
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