D800 with Sigma 24 105mm f4 Art Lens Anyone using?

Started Mar 24, 2014 | Discussions thread
Truman Prevatt
Truman Prevatt Veteran Member • Posts: 6,863
Re: D800 with Sigma 24 105mm f4 Art Lens Anyone using?

However, it's an f4 - 4 stops slower than the lenses you mentioned.  There are always trades. If you don't need fast lenses - it's a pretty good option.  I've migrated away from zooms since what you give up is the speed of the lens and I like a fast lens for low light.

Ray Ritchie wrote:

I'll be interested to see what you decide, Ernie. I've thought about it, myself - the weight is the main thing putting me off, but I guess it's no heavier than the Sigma 35 f/1.4 + Nikon 85 f/1.4 that I carry a lot now

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