Sigma 19mm on NEX - Initial impressions

Started Apr 5, 2012 | Discussions thread
Glen K Wells
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Re: we're talking about lens-to-camera communications
In reply to RussellInCincinnati, Apr 5, 2012

Hi

Considering the Sigma 19mm but struggling to see the the advantage over 'a good copy' the kit lens.

Physically the 19mm is a bit smaller but at f2.8 it is only half a stop better than the kit lens at f3.5 wide open and the kit lens has ois. I appreciate ois it is only good for static subjects.

Has anyone got both lenses and can qualify the differences or preferences for the 19mm?

Kind regards
Glen

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