Great lens, spotty Sigma QC

Started Sep 10, 2012 | User reviews
nekrosoft13 Regular Member • Posts: 451
Great lens, spotty Sigma QC

Great telephoto, was lucky pick up a new copy rather cheap. Feels great, finally Sigma decided to drop the old finish. Optically its better then Mark I Canon, but worse then Mark II Canon. If you can Afford Canon 70-200 IS USM II go for that instead. OS is very reliable (so far) had to send it to Sigma once for AF repair because it stopped working (after 3 months of using it). That is one thing that you always have to keep in mind with third party lenses. Out of all the lenses I had, Sigma are the only ones that I had to send for service.


AF stopped working, had to send it to Sigma for repair. They fixed it, question is for long.

 nekrosoft13's gear list:nekrosoft13's gear list
Panasonic LX100 Olympus Tough TG-4 Sony a6500 Sony Alpha a7R III Canon EF 50mm f/1.2L USM +16 more
Sigma 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM
Telephoto zoom lens • Canon EF, Nikon F (FX), Pentax KAF3, Sigma SA Bayonet, Sony/Minolta Alpha • 589
Announced: Feb 20, 2010
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