Why 19mm and 30mm focal lengths for new Sigma lenses?

Started Apr 18, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Why 19mm and 30mm focal lengths for new Sigma lenses?
Apr 18, 2012

I must be missing something but I cannot understand why Sigma would come out with slightly wide and slightly tele lenses for it's entry into the M43 market. Why not a true wide angle say a 12mm and a 25mm or 50mm? The lenses appear to be very good ( see Ephotozine ). If they had come out with a 12mm that good, I would have snapped one up.

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