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Sigma APO 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM
9.0 out of 10

Sigma APO 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM

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Overall 8
8.0

Expert Review

PhotoRadar
20 December 2014
  • Conclusion: Even though there's a slight drop in sharpness at 200mm, the Sigma delivers excellent overall image quality, making it exceptional value at the price.
  • Pros: Value for money, Overall performance, Dual-mode image stabilizer
  • Cons: Slight loss of sharpness at full zoom, f/2.8 maximum aperture makes it big and heavy
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Overall 7
7.0

Sigma APO 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM

PC Magazine
26 September 2014
  • Conclusion: The Sigma APO 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM is a value option for professional shooters who want a stabilized f/2.8 telezoom.
  • Pros: Excellent center sharpness through most of its range. Fixed f/2.8 aperture. Includes tripod collar. Optically stabilized.
  • Cons: So-so images at 200mm f/2.8. Distortion at 70mm. Edge performance could be better.
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Overall 8
7.9

Expert Review

DP Review
13 September 2010
  • Summary: Sigma's latest image-stabilized fast telezoom offers a fine option for budget-conscious buyers, with a unique combination of features for the price. It can't quite match its Canon and Nikon equivalents, but then again it's not as expensive either.
  • Pros: Very sharp across the frame when stopped down, Minimal color fringing/chromatic aberration of any description, Fast, silent, accurate autofocus with manual override, Very effective image stabilization, Decent build quality, Clever design tripod mount which is quick and easy to remove with the len...
  • Cons: Somewhat soft and low in contrast at F2.8 towards the edges, especially on full frame cameras, Can give somewhat harsh rendition of out-of-focus backgrounds at longer focus distances, No focus limiter switch, No weathersealing, Susceptible to flare with direct light sources in or close to the fra...
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Overall 8
8.0

Sigma APO 70-200mm f/2.8 EX DG OS HSM review

TechRadar UK
20 December 2014
  • Summary: Sigma's fixed-aperture mid-range zoom is a long-standing favourite
  • Pros: Value for money, Overall performance, Dual-mode image stabilizer
  • Cons: Slight loss of sharpness at full zoom, f/2.8 maximum aperture makes it big and heavy
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Overall 8
8.0

Expert Review

Photo answers
16 April 2013
  • Excerpt: Sigma's 70-200mm f/2.8 EX DG MACRO HSM is solidly built and well designed, although the zoom ring could do with being about an inch further forward to make it truly comfortable to use.
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Overall 8
8.0

Expert Review

Photo answers
3 March 2013
  • Conclusion: The very wide maximum aperture allows for low-light shooting, but we found significant corner softness at wider apertures.
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Overall 8
7.8

Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 EX DG OS HSM review

ePHOTOzine
18 November 2010
  • Excerpt: Sigma's first optically stabilised 70-200mm f/2.8 promises much. Gary Wolstenholme takes a look at whether it delivers.
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Overall 8
8.0

Fedt objektiv for pengene.

wupti.com
22 May 2014
  • Excerpt: Sigma er absolut et alternativ til de originale Nikon objektiver. Der er måske en mikroskopisk forskel i skarphed til Nikons favør, men alt i alt et godt køb for pengene.
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