A57 + Sigma 150-500. Any experience to share?

Started Aug 23, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Re: A57 + Sigma 150-500. Any experience to share?
In reply to Condor, Aug 24, 2013

Condor wrote:

Thanks. A77 has far more Mp than A57. Doesn't it?

What about Tamron 200-500. It seems no OS though? But A57 has.

Ed

The A77 has 24Mp, the A57 has 16Mp. You might be able to find some A57+15-500 photos on flickr.

I chose the Sigma over the Tamron mainly for the built-in OS and HSM drive. The Tamron 200-500 is a screw-drive lens. It's a lighter lens (2.7 vs 4.2 lbs) and has a cool "Filter Effect Control" that allows you to rotate your polarizer with the hood mounted.

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