Sigma 18-35 versus Nikon 17-55 on a d300

Started Jan 30, 2014 | Discussions thread
m1964 Contributing Member • Posts: 575
Re: Sigma 18-35 versus Nikon 17-55 on a d300

Cultured Vultur

... I would add the 16-80 f/2.8-4 VR to your list to consider. It is much sharper than the 17-55 and very good in it's range. It is a fairly fast lens with excellent VR. I find it to be the sharpest Nikon DX zoom yet. It isn't cheap, some say overpriced but I don't agree. It is light and won't weigh you down. Good luck with your choice and your impending wedding.

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Regards,
JR

I like my 16-80 a lot as a walk-around lens. In  addition, it is not a lot more money than the otber two.

 m1964's gear list:m1964's gear list
Nikon D7100 Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 35mm F1.8G Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 16-80mm F2.8-4E ED VR Tamron SP 85mm F1.8 Di VC USD Nikon AP-F 70-300mm F4.5-5.6E
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