Reviews and Problems with Sigma APO 150-500mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM
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Good zoom lens
Burt, B&H Photo
3 weeks ago
Excerpt: Nice & sharp lens, but. Don't expect it will give you very sharp image from distance ( this is what my purpose to buy this lens, I got 80-200 f2.8 Nikon lens & want to zoom a bit more for birding). It will give you sharp image in bright condition or close distance.
Excerpt: I use a Nikon D5100 primarily for nature and birding. I have used a Nikon 55-300 for the past few years and wanted a lens with greater reach. I did a good deal of research into the Sigma and Tamron 150-600s, but found many commenters had issues, including the cost of the Sigma, which otherwise would...
Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Easily Hand Held, Easily Interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Great price, Sharp, Strong Construction
The lens is great, the filter is good for protecting the glass ...
Christopher C., Amazon
18 March 2015
Summary: You get what you pay for so don't expect much in the way of accessories. The lens is great, the filter is good for protecting the glass and the bag came in handy for carrying my D-3000 with a smaller lens attact. The rest of the stuff is junk.
Excerpt: Haven't gotten much opportunity to use this lens yet as I plan to use it get "close" to wildlife, particularly birds and received it during one of the worst winters I can remember. That being said, I did test it out from my back porch and love the reach and fast and accurate focus.
Pros: Easily Interchangeable, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Strong Construction