Sigma 50mm F1.4 DG HSM - Art

Started 6 months ago | Discussions thread
rb59020
Contributing MemberPosts: 668Gear list
Like?
Re: Sigma 50mm F1.4 DG HSM - Art
In reply to atamola, 6 months ago

atamola wrote:

Dear Sigma,

if you deliver in the same way you did with the 35mm f1.4 I will gladly pay full price for this lens.

http://www.sigmaphoto.com/product/50mm-f14-dg-hsm-art

I think and hope that Sigma surprises us with a price around $499.00 - $599.00. Unless they are going to keep the old 50mm f/1.4 EX DG HSM in production @ $499.00, why would they price themselves out of the market vs. Canikon? How many will they sell @ $899.00 compared to $439.00 for the Nikon and $399.00 for a Canon?

Their new 35mm f/1.4 DG HSM is price well under the 35mm f/1.4G Nikkor and the EF 35mm f/1.4L USM Canon.

Another thing is that Sigma has had the old 50mm on sale for awhile. Right now they are offering $100.00 instant savings on it, and a couple of weeks ago they were offering $150.00 instant savings. Looks like they are trying to sell off old stock.

 rb59020's gear list:rb59020's gear list
Pentax MX-1 Pentax K-30 Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5 Nikon D5200 Panasonic Lumix G Vario 14-45mm F3.5-5.6 ASPH OIS +11 more
Reply   Reply with quote   Complain
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow