What's wrong with the Sigma 19mm and 30mm?

Started Apr 8, 2012 | Discussions thread
contaxndigital
Regular MemberPosts: 107
Like?
Re: What's wrong with the Sigma 19mm and 30mm?
In reply to rponiarski, Apr 9, 2012

Does it also do it when you wake your camera up from sleeping, or just turning on initially?

rponiarski wrote:

contaxndigital wrote:

It seems as though they have an issue that makes Micro Four Thirds cameras lag and take a long time to turn on. Does anyone have these that can replicate this?

http://bit.ly/Hr5DkU

I have the 30mm and have noticed it takes a couple of seconds to start on my EP-2, but it isn't a deal breaker for me. I like the quality of the shots it takes and tend to walk around with the camera already on, so it isn't an issue for me. Very sharp with quick focus, so I am keeping my copy. Here is a nice shot with it:

I suppose Sigma could update the firmware to make this issue go away.

-- hide signature --

Richard M. Poniarski
Not a speaker for anyone but myself.
"Everyone is entitled to the reality of their own choice"

Reply   Reply with quote   Complain
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow