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Sigma-18-50mm-f2-8-4-5-dc-os-hsm.12282837
8.1 out of 10

Sigma 18-50mm F2.8-4.5 DC OS HSM

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Reviews and Problems with Sigma 18-50mm F2.8-4.5 DC OS HSM

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Overall 10
10

Five Stars

Per Backman, Amazon
24 September 2014
Overall 8
8.0

good used one is great buy. Also this is Sigma 17-70mm f2.8-4 alternative

sscomalin, Ebay
11 September 2014
  • Summary: Smooth Zoom and good build quality, good image quality for the price. OS is definitely plus to have steady shots. Also HSM enables to work with Nikon low end camera such as D40/D40x which do not have lens motor.
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Overall 8
8.0

Happy with my purchase.

Spike, Adorama
18 March 2014
  • Excerpt: I have a 50mm 1.4 ons and used it as my close focus lens or carry around lens. On a trip to NC I found myself in some situations where because of the cropfactor I couldn't get in everything I wanted and needed more of a wide angle.Checking with friends the Sigma 18mm-50mm seemed to be a great fit. I havebeen very pleased so far but the weather has restricted it's use somewhat sofar.
  • Pros: Easily Interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Have Not Used This This L, Lightweight
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Overall 6
6.0

Somethings you should know

jimrevpro, Adorama
5 March 2014
  • Excerpt: Overall construction of lens with internal moving parts is very good. But there are two things that you should know, If using the on board flash, when the lens is open up to it's widest setting w/ hood, there is a very large shadow blocked area, second and something the surprised me, is that after you take your picture, the picture revue stays on. Requires that you press the revue button to turn off screen. no big problem , but it is a surprise.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Easily Interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Strong Construction
  • Cons: Shadow W On Board Flash
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Overall 6
6.0

Not what I thought

Anna Murrow, Amazon
7 February 2014
  • Summary: This is the standard lens that comes in most Canon kits. Based on the description, I thought it was a something else. The lens is fine and does what it should but just not the lens I thought it was.
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Overall 10
10

Better than kit lens, not quite as good as 17-55 2.8 by sigma or tamron, Decent

Edith P Tower, Amazon
2 December 2013
  • Summary: better than kit lensasdfadfasdf as i lorem ipsum dolor sit amet got thsi for my t2i and like it better than stock kit lens and like how it zooms internally but not really hat good image quality
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Overall 8
8.0

Good for the price

Tiggrtoo, Adorama
19 November 2013
  • Excerpt: As an advanced amateur on a budget, this lens does nicely. It is acceptably sharp for the price, but obviously does not perform to the level of pricier models. The stabilization feature is a real plus.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight
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Overall 10
10

Unbelievable value!

Scstar, Adorama
13 November 2013
  • Excerpt: I wanted to upgrade the 18-55mm kit lens that I use on my Nikon D90. I first bought the Tamron AF 17-50mm F/2.8 SP XR Di II VC from another vendor. I was extremely disappointed. The sharpness was very poor, the lens was heavy and to be honest...the Nikon 18-55 kit lens performed better. I returned it.I was about ready to stay with the Nikon kit lens when I came across this Sigma lens. Adorama had a used copy so I decided to give it a go.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Easily Interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Rugged, Strong Construction
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Overall 8
8.0

lens for camera

Carlos J. Lopez, Amazon
9 June 2013
  • Summary: test shots looks good still waiting to take it out in the field but I love the internal zoom is this better than kit lens?
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Overall 10
10

GREAT!

Adorama
14 May 2013
  • Excerpt: This Sigma is my Kit Lens replacement and WOW what a difference! Great lens, Great price, Great delivery. Could not be happier. This is my second Sigma and I love them both.
  • Pros: Durable, Easily Interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Lightweight, Rugged, Strong Construction
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