Sigma 28-80mm f / 3.5-5.6 II Aspherical MINI ZOOM Macro

(4 customer reviews)

This photo lens has a versatile focal range of 28-80mm, making it suitable for various photography styles. It has aspherical lens elements that reduce distortion and improve image quality. The lens coating enhances contrast and reduces glare. The build quality is decent, and the lens can last for a long time. The aperture ranges from f/3.5 to f/5.6, which is average for this type of glass. The lens can produce nice bokeh, which is the aesthetic quality of the out-of-focus areas in an image. You can choose between autofocus or manual focus, depending on your preference. The lens has a macro mode, which allows you to take close-up photos of small objects. There are alternatives to this lens, but it offers a good balance between price and quality. The manufacturing time of this lens is not mentioned. The resolution of this lens is not specified, but it can produce sharp images when used correctly. Overall, this glass is a good choice for amateur photographers who want a versatile lens that can handle various situations.

– Great value for the price
– Compact size and lightweight, making it easy to carry around
– Aspherical design helps reduce distortion and improve image quality
– Versatile focal range from 28-80mm
– Can be used as a macro lens for close-up shots
– Lens cap and rear cap included
– The lens was well packed and shipped in excellent condition

– Autofocus can be slow and noisy
– Image sharpness may not be as good as higher-end lenses
– Plastic build feels somewhat flimsy

Overall, the Sigma 28-80mm f/3.5-5.6 II Aspherical MINI ZOOM Macro lens is a solid entry-level lens that offers good value for the price. While it may not have the most advanced features or the best build quality, it still delivers decent image quality and can be a great option for enthusiasts looking for an affordable, all-purpose lens.

Optical design

Thanks to the macro capabilities this lens can make tiny things look big. Has 8 aperture blades, with this amount of aperture blades you will be satisfied with the result. Average brightness in this league

Physical characteristics

69 mm long, this small lens should be always in the camera bag. Weights 255 grams so consider putting to your camera bag. With a lens filter diameter of 55 mm commonly filter size, presents numerous filter possibilities.

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4 reviews for Sigma 28-80mm f / 3.5-5.6 II Aspherical MINI ZOOM Macro


    4.0 user rated as 4.2/5

  2. rated as 4.0/5

  3. Jul 01, 2009

    tele photo lense for sony alpha 100 The lense is actually 28-90mm. The packaging says otherwise but the lense markings are 28-90mm. Fits the Sony DSLR Alpha 100. It seesm like a great lense for the cost.

  4. Aug 15, 2009

    Good value, excellent packing and shipping Good Value and good representation. Good ebayer for me. That is the reason for the excellent rating.

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