Advice needed on sigma 50-500

Started Dec 5, 2022 | Discussions thread
OP tassosDA Contributing Member • Posts: 518
Re: Advice needed on sigma 50-500

amhcph wrote:


I have no knowledge of that lens, except that it is a fairly old design. My current rig for birding, airshows and car racing is the K3iii with the 55-300 PLM. I now that others use the same setup with the 1.4 TC added. So far, I have decided to get by with just cropping.

Good luck with your choice.

I would love to get the 55-300 plm but my K 5ii doesn’t support aperture control in that lens!

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Pentax K10D Pentax K-5 II Pentax smc DA 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 AL Sigma 50mm F1.4 EX DG HSM Sigma 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG Macro HSM II +4 more
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