Summary: Recently purchased this lens used. It arrived before the estimated due date and packaged very carefully. Tried it immediately with great results. This was a gift for me and will definitely be used well.
Summary: I got this for a vacation I'm going on the second week of June to Bozeman Montana. I'm going to spend a week doing nothing but landscape and wild life photography so I'm hoping that I have good weather and lots of new born critters running around.
Summary: I was lucky and purchased a truly mint condition used Sigma 170-500 for use with my w/grip. It has been an excellent investment. I have not used any other brand of lens in the 300 to 500mm range, where I use this lens the most (primarily for wildlife and nature), so I cannot compare one vs the...
Summary: I TRied the sigma 170-500mm lens/. autofocus is a little bit slower! lens has zoom creep! picture quality is amlmost 90% when compared to fixed lens. as i bought a soconds for just 400$ it is worth every dollar! another dream is reality!
Summary: Initially, I was skeptical about purchasing a used lens. However, to my surprise, it was a wonderful purchase, at a huge savings. Similar purchase would have been 3 times the cost. My faith in purchasing used through Amazon is sky high!
Summary: I didn't have much of a budget w/ which to shop for a long telephoto lens-about $500. I was able to find this lens (APO only; not DG,RF)at a reputable on line photography outlet(used, excellent quality) for that price.