Sigma 70-200mm F2.8 II EX DG APO MACRO HSM A-mount lens review by Gert van den Bosch

reviewer#10530 date: Sep-21-2012
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:Sigma 120-400 F4.5-5.6 HSM
price paid:699 € (new)
positive:Very easy in use, silent, fast
negative:I would like to have that the handle which is under the lens for tripod/monopod attachment was bigger, so I could get my hands around
comment:I love this lens. I use it a lot in different circumstances.
It has rich colours, tacksharp and is very silent.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 48
  • sharpness: 4.47
  • color: 4.56
  • build: 4.85
  • distortion: 4.73
  • flare control: 4.44
  • overall: 4.61
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