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

reviewer#45594 date: Oct-1-2020
sharpness: 5
color: 4
build: 4
distortion: 5
flare control: 5
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 used to own this lens
compared to:Sony E50/1.8 OSS, Zeiss 24/1.8, Sony E55-210 OSS
price paid:€100 used
positive:Everything but the AF
negative:AF-C limited to central spot
comment:This lens is an absolute bargain for the price, small, light and incredibly sharp.
It is the only lens I tried that pairs with Zony 24/1.8 in terms of sharpness and flare resistance.
As of maximum aperture, I don't see it to dark for good background separation in portraiture.
The only limitation is the AF system, very reliable in AFS on A6000, but limited to the central spot in AFC

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
In memory of Cameron Hill - brettania