Sigma AF 70mm f/2.8 EX DG Macro

(4 customer reviews)

The Sigma AF 70mm f/2.8 EX DG Macro is a camera glass that can be used with different camera mounts. It has a focus distance of 25.7cm and can capture small objects in detail. The bokeh, or the quality of the out-of-focus areas, is pleasing to the eyes. It can be used with autofocus or manual focus, depending on the user’s preference. The lens has 10 elements in 9 groups, which help in producing sharp images. The lens coating reduces flares and ghosting, making it suitable for outdoor photography. The lens is well-built and can last for a long time. The aperture can be adjusted from f/2.8 to f/22, which gives the user more control over the exposure. The resolution of the lens is impressive, producing clear and detailed images. There are other alternatives in the market, but the Sigma AF 70mm f/2.8 EX DG Macro is a good choice for those who want a versatile lens that can be used for both macro and portrait photography. It was manufactured with quality in mind, and it shows in the results it produces.

– Quality and dependability – Sigma is a well-known brand for producing high-quality lenses that are reliable and durable.
– Lightweight – this lens is easy to carry around, making it perfect for outdoor photography.
– Great results – photos taken with this lens are clear, focus on the subject, and have excellent contrast.

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Overall, the Sigma AF 70mm f/2.8 EX DG Macro camera lens is a great choice for those looking for high-quality and reliable lenses for their photography needs. This lens is versatile and perfect for a range of photography genres, from portraits to macro shots. Moreover, it’s priced affordably, making it accessible to a wide range of photography enthusiasts. The reviewer is very happy with their purchase and highly recommends this lens to others.

Optical design

Bright lens thanks to the high aperture value Has 9 aperture blades, with this amount of aperture blades you will be satisfied with the result. Thanks to the macro capabilities this lens can make tiny things look big.

Physical characteristics

95 mm long, requires consideration if you want to carry in the camera bag. Weights 525 grams so plan ahead, carry only if really necessary. With a lens filter diameter of 62 mm you are one step from the next standard filter size, buy step-up ring and bigger filter you may want to use a step-up ring and 67 or 77mm filter.

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4 reviews for Sigma AF 70mm f/2.8 EX DG Macro


    3.0 user rated as 4.73/5

  2. rated as 4.5/5

  3. Jun 13, 2013

    Extremly clear focus. Beautiful colors. Easy to use. I wanted to experience macro photography. Extremly clear focus. Beautiful colors. Easy to use. I love this world of macro photography. Sigma has developed an excellant product. If you have not experienced it do not deny yourself and get the best you can. No dislikes. I have no other macro lens to compare to.

  4. Apr 03, 2011

    SIGMA AF ZOOM LENS Sigma lenses are all well konw for its quality and dependability. This lens is depensable, light weight and great results. All photos taken with this lens are great, focus and contrasty.
    The price in Ebay was a bargain and I can use it with the Minolta Maxxum 7000 or with the Sony Alpha. Very happy with the purchase.

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