www.testfreaks.com

Reviews, reviews, reviews...

Sigma-12-24mm-f4-5-5-6-ii-dg-hsm.33213236
8.8 out of 10

Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 II DG HSM

Best Price at Amazon

Reviews and Problems with Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 II DG HSM

Showing 1-3 of 3
Overall 10
10

Expert Review

Photo answers
29 February 2012
  • Excerpt: The Sigma 12-24mm HSM II sits at the widest end of Sigma's DG lens range and is designed for full-frame cameras, though it will fit APS-C D-SLRs, too (with a 1.5x or 1.6x crop factor taken into account it's equivalent to a 18-36mm or 19.2-38.4mm lens). Despite its super-wide 12mm focal length this isn't a fisheye but a rectilinear lens (real to life reproduction, as free from distortion as possible) that gives a whopping 1220 angle of view, making it a great lens when...
  • Read full review
Overall 10
9.9
Audio & image quality 9
8.5
Versatility 8
8.0
Usability 9
8.8
Build quality 9
9.0

Sigma 12-24mm f/4.55.6 II DG HSM Lens

PhotoReview
1 November 2011
  • Summary: An ultra-wide zoom lens for digital SLR cameras with both 'full frame' and APS-C sized sensors.As is apparent by its name, Sigma's 12-24mm f/4.5-5.6 II DG HSM is a second-generation product that updates the popular 12-24mm f/4.5-5.6 EX DG ASP HSM that was introduced in 2002. Interestingly, its RRP is Australia is just over $250 lower than the MSRP posted on Sigma Corporation's US website, which makes this lens excellent value for money for Australians. . .
  • Pros: You require an ultra-wide-angle lens for use on DLSR cameras with 'full-frame' sensors., You require superior build quality at an affordable price. Don't buy this lens if :, You need close focusing and macro capabilities., You need a lens with good flatness of field., You like shooting with filters.
  • Read full review
Overall 10
9.9
Audio & image quality 9
8.5
Versatility 8
8.0
Usability 9
8.8
Build quality 9
9.0

Sigma 12-24mm f/4.55.6 II DG HSM Lens

PhotoReview
1 November 2011
  • Summary: An ultra-wide zoom lens for digital SLR cameras with both 'full frame' and APS-C sized sensors.As is apparent by its name, Sigma's 12-24mm f/4.5-5.6 II DG HSM is a second-generation product that updates the popular 12-24mm f/4.5-5.6 EX DG ASP HSM that was introduced in 2002. Interestingly, its RRP is Australia is just over $250 lower than the MSRP posted on Sigma Corporation's US website, which makes this lens excellent value for money for Australians. . .
  • Pros: You require an ultra-wide-angle lens for use on DLSR cameras with 'full-frame' sensors., You require superior build quality at an affordable price. Don't buy this lens if :, You need close focusing and macro capabilities., You need a lens with good flatness of field., You like shooting with filters.
  • Read full review