$359 for a SSM like lens!

Started Apr 23, 2012 | Discussions thread
Contributing MemberPosts: 554Gear list
nice choice
In reply to EvilHomerClone, Apr 23, 2012

I got this lens too. It's really superb for the price, and Tamron USD works suprisingly good. However it got two drawbacks:

it's a big lens for the class. You can have noticably smaller lenses with similar aperture range... but it's still smaller than f/2.8

And there's focusing ring... which rotates in opposite direction than in other A-mount lenses. That's seriously annoying and I missed several shots because of this, but well....

Still worth the money IMO It's better choice than similar Sigma lenses in terms of picture quality.

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