Sigma 35mm F1.4 DG HSM | A

Announced Sep 17, 2012 •
Prime lens | Canon EF, Nikon F (FX), Pentax KAF3, Sigma SA Bayonet, Sony/Minolta Alpha
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Can anyone comment on the comparative focus speed of these lenses? I recently picked up the Nikkor 35mm f/1.4 and the focus speed is a little pokey. Is the Sigma faster? Thanks, --Marc A. Garretthttp://since1968.exposure.co
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Just picked up a Sigma 35 1.4 Art lens today.  Initially, it seems like it is requiring a +17 adjustment to properly focus.  Is that with in the range of "normal" or should I maybe try a different copy?
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Hey everyone! I'm new to the community here. Just starting to get more into digital photography, and I'm looking to buy a Sigma 35mm 1.4 for my canon 60d. My interest was peaked by an individual selling their lens here in South Korea where I currently reside for 580,000 won (about $530). The price is very tempting, but my main concern is that the lens has a small crack or scratch on the distance indicator. You can see what I'm talking about...
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Which is better in terms of IQ? Fujifilm X-T1 with XF 23mm f/1.4 R or Canon 6D with Sigma 35mm f/1.4 DG HSM? --http://500px.com/AkshaykumarKale
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Hello. I would appreciate it if somebody shared his/her experience with the Sigma 35mm 1.4 DG HSM focusing speed and accuracy for indoor photography of moving people. For indoor non-stationary sceneries I use my 5DIII paired with the 24-70 2.8L II lens. This is a superb combo, enabling plausible shots at 1/125s, f/2.8 and ISO speeds between 1600 and 6400 in most of the situations and most often requiring no flash. I mostly shoot my two little vivid kids playing, hence focusing speed and...
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Hey everyone, I'm kinda new to documentary photography, I own a Canon 550D, and I want to buy a new lens (since I only own the 18-55mm and a 55-250mm) to suit the field. So I've kinda narrowed my choices down to either the Canon EF-S 17-55mm F2.8 IS USM, or the Sigma 35mm F1.4 DG HSM. Regarding the Sigma, I haven't dealt with fixed focus lenses before which makes me a little hesitant to lose the range, even though i seen that it has great reviews. Another factor is the fact that I have a...
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Hi all, I have an A77 and a Minolta 50mm f1.7 and am tempted by the Sigma 35mm f1.4 Art lens. is it enough of an improvement to justify the purchase? Does it noticeably outperform the 16-50 SSM Sony lens even? My local store does not stock one otherwise I'd test it myself. Opinions appreciated, thanks! --Prejudice is ignorance
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I bought a D610 not long ago and my goal is to have a nice small set of primes—as in two or three—because I like how my creativity works, when I'm limited like that. I'm planning on buying the Nikon 85mm f/1.8G, I already have the 50mm f/1.8G, but I plan to sell it, and now I need to be sure about what my second lens will be. So far I'm torn between two lenses: the Sigma 35mm f/1.4 Art and the Nikon 28mm f/1.8G. The Nikon is cheaper, the Sigma is sharper wide open, the Sigma also handles...
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Hi all, anyone have any experiences with the Sigma 35 1.4 Art lens, and/or the LA-EA4 adapter on the A7/R? The reason I ask is that I am somewhat considering this combo to use on my A7R. 35mm is my most relied on focal length and i am unsatisfied with the specs of the sony/zeiss 35 2.8 FE lens (to slow). i have some manual options already in 35, the voigtlander 1.2 nokton, and the 35 1.7 ultron. I enjoy the 1.2 nokton very much, but it is a bit more of a specialty lens what with the manual...
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By: AndreOki (Feb 7, 2014)
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Hi, I am trying to decide betweeen spending my money on a 6D or a 60D with a Sigma 35mm f1.4 lens. I already have a Canon 135mm f2 L and a 85 f1.8 lenses. I use to shoot people on the streets, when I travel... If I buy the 60D, I would sell it someday to buy a full frame. If I buy the 6D I will wait and buy this lens when I get the money... My budget is around $1.500, so help me to make the best decision... Best regards.
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