Sigma 90mm F2.8 Macro A-mount lens review by snajper

reviewer#6336 date: Nov-6-2009
sharpness: 5
color: 4
build: 5
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:MINTOLA F1.7
MINTOLA 35-105N
SONY SAL18-70
SONY SAL55-200
COSINA 28-210
price paid:80USD
positive:VERY SHARP
NICE COLOURS
GOOD OUTDOORS
LENS HOOD IS FANTASTIC
FOCUS SWITCH TO HALF THE HUNTING TIME
negative:COULD DO WITH MORE CONTRAST
comment:VERY LOVELY LENS. IT IS KILLER LENS FOR PORTRAITS. WITH 1:1 ADAPTER THE PHOTOS ARE STILL FANTASTIC QUALITY. IF YOU CAN PICK ONE UNDER $250USD IT IS A BARGAIN.HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.

rating summary

lens image
  • total reviews: 22
  • sharpness: 4.70
  • color: 4.36
  • build: 4.45
  • distortion: 4.86
  • flare control: 4.32
  • overall: 4.54
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