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Sigma APO 170-500mm F5-6.3 DG
6.4 out of 10

Sigma APO 170-500mm F5-6.3 DG

This compact ultra telephoto zoom lens covers a range up to Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Sigma APO 170-500mm F5-6.3 DG

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Overall 8
8.0

Four Stars

Barb, Amazon
27 February 2015
  • Summary: Nice case, lense in good shape, works good! happy with everything!
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Overall 8
8.0

Great lens

Todd M. Grivetti, Amazon
19 August 2014
  • 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.
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Overall 6
6.0

i love it

Eric Hinton, Amazon
13 March 2014
  • Summary: it takes pretty good pictures for the price. i thought the mount bracket came with it but i guess i was wrong.
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Overall 10
10

Unsure as of yet

millertimece, Amazon
25 May 2013
  • 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.
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Overall 8
8.0

Great value for the money

Scott D. Welch, Amazon
8 October 2012
  • 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...
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Overall 10
10

500MM REVIEW

AMAR, Amazon
14 September 2012
  • 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!
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Overall 10
10

Sigma 170 - 500mm Zoom

Mo, Amazon
1 January 2012
  • 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!
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Overall 8
8.0

decent, long and affordable lens

P. Shepard, Amazon
27 August 2008
  • 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.
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Overall 10
10

Just exellent zoom

Eddie Shor, PhotoAlley.com
2 April 2008
  • Summary: I have this zoom since 2000. Using attachet to tripod provide me sharp & bright results. Who need more ?
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Easily Interchangeable, Easy To Clean, Rugged, Sharp Focus, Strong Construction
  • Cons: Heavy
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Overall 10
10

170-500mm APO F5-6.3 DG AF Nikon

German Shephards never quit, PhotoAlley.com
9 February 2008
  • Summary: Heck of a lens for the price. Used with Nikon D50 Would recommend. It is big, but can be used without a tripod in most cases. Otherwise get a heavy duty tripod.
  • Pros: Consistent Output, Durable, Easily Interchangeable, Rugged, Sharp Focus
  • Cons: Heavy
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