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Sigma APO Macro 180mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM
9.3 out of 10

Sigma APO Macro 180mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM

This is the world's first 180mm macro lens incorporating a magni Read more

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Overall 10
Design 10
Value for money 10
Features 10
Performance 10
Picture quality 10

Sigma Apo Macro 180mm f/2.8 EX DG OS HSM Review

What Digital Camera
8 April 2013
  • Summary: In summary, Sigma’s 180mm f/2.8 lens is a costly choice for everyday use but a bargain for macro-photography. But there is more to any lens than its price-tag alone and Sigma has produced here a lens of exquisite quality that is not only feature-packed but also capable of yielding both impeccable...
  • Pros: Fast f/2.8 aperture, Excellent sharpness, No colour fringing, Optical stabilisation, Padded carrying case, Removable tripod collar
  • Cons: Fiddly lens hood, Rather bulky
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Overall 9

Sigma 180mm f/2.8 EX DG OS HSM Lens Review

13 December 2012
  • Excerpt: This telephoto macro lens from Sigma is the first 180mm macro lens capable of life size magnification with a fast f/2.8 maximum aperture. This lens also sports optical image stabilisation and silent HSM focusing, with full time manual override.
  • Pros: Superb sharpness, even at maximum aperture, Effective optical stabilisation, Good build quality, Fast focusing, especially for a macro lens, Hood extender supplied for use on APS-C cameras
  • Cons: CA towards the edges of the frame may become an issue for some applications, Price may be a little higher than many might expect for a lens from a third party manufacturer
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