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8.6 out of 10

Sigma APO 120-400mm F4.5-5.6 DG OS HSM

Sigma APO 120-400mm F4.5-5.6 EX DG HSM The Sigma APO 120-40 Read more

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Overall 6
6.0

Well made, but a little soft

Hudson Valley Bill, B&H Photo
3 March 2014
  • Excerpt: I was impressed with the construction of this unit. It was solid, albeit a bit heavy, and operated smoothly. Auto-focus and image stabilization worked well. Image quality was quite sharp from 120mm - 300mm, but then got a bit soft from there out to 400mm. I photograph wildlife, especially eagles, and spend most of my time in the 300 - 400mm neighborhood. I need something sharper in this range. I have run into a few folks who own the Sigma 50 - 500 and love it.
  • Pros: Fast / accurate auto-focus, Rugged, Strong Construction
  • Cons: Heavy
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Overall 10
10

Great Value and lens

Marty Mar "Mr. Photo", Amazon
14 February 2014
  • Summary: First of all I will try and keep this review short and sweet as possible without being overly technical. I shoot with a Canon 50D, and 7D. I own two sigma lenses the 17-70 2.8 EX Series as well as the 70-200 2.8 Series and have been extremely happy with them. I wanted a lens with this particular zoom range for shooting sports. The 70-200 wasn't cutting it, and also I wanted to get into wildlife photography as well.
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Overall 10
10

VERY HAPPY WITH THIS LENS

Robert, Amazon
12 February 2014
  • Summary: very nice lens pics shows no softness at the edges. the down side it is slighty heavier then the Nikon 80-400.
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Overall 10
10

Very happy!

G.Mom, Amazon
29 January 2014
  • Summary: I have been using this lens regularly and have been very pleased with my photos. I am not a professional but I have been interested in photography since the 80's. This has been my biggest investment in a lens to date and I am very happy I went with the Sigma! I want to mention that I am using a Canon 60D (crop sensor). I love nature photography and this lens has made close ups possible. The limitations are ,of course, light.
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Overall 10
10

Just the right lens

Zooman, Amazon
24 January 2014
  • Summary: Purchased as a used lens in good condition, but found it to be like new! I wish I had bought this lens sooner as I find it more manageable for me than my previous 150-500mm lens. I have arthritis in my left shoulder which makes it harder for me to use a long lens, but the 120-400 works well. Very sharp lens.
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Overall 10
10

love this lens

westshop, Amazon
10 January 2014
  • Summary: This lens is heavy like others have said; I used my sisters Nikon 400mm and it's just as heavy, so I would guess pretty much all of the lens of this size will have weight to them. I have only used it one time so far but I can tell it's going to be one of my favorites. It performs great with clear images (thanks to the stabilizer). I would recommend this lens to anyone at any level of photography.
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Overall 10
10

Great Lens, Sharp Images!!!

Chongo, B&H Photo
9 January 2014
  • Excerpt: Right out of the box the lens was great. The zoom is fast and smooth. IQ is very good, even wide open. I found that the Image Stabilization is very helpful for live action photos.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Fast / accurate auto-focus
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Overall 10
10

Spectacular Views Captured

Red Head Photographer, B&H Photo
8 January 2014
  • Excerpt: Just returned from Yellowstone and captured incredible pictures with my new Sigma 120-400mm lens. I opted for this lens many times over my 75-200mm lens for pictures of wildlife in the park at winter time. It handled cold temperatures well. I am so anxious to use it especially this summer in outdoor sporting events.
  • Pros: Durable, Easily Interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus
  • Cons: Heavy
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Overall 10
10

Awesome lens! For Landscape, sports and almost any outdoor photography

juliejurado0158, Ebay
9 December 2013
  • Summary: I love landscape photography and approaching the object is sometimes hard. Love this lens its sharp, speed is not a problem using a tripod. I also bought the 2x Tele converter and opened a lot of new possibilities. Totally recommend both.
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Overall 6
6.0

OK, but decided to exchange for a Cannon

Erin, B&H Photo
16 November 2013
  • Excerpt: The focus was not as crisp as I had hoped.
  • Pros: Lightweight
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