Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM Art

Announced Apr 18, 2013 •
Zoom lens | Canon EF-S, Nikon F (DX), Pentax KAF, Sigma SA Bayonet, Sony/Minolta Alpha DT | 210
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Hi, first post to this forum! I have the opportunity to get the 18-35mm Sigma Art for about $700 on a sale, but I already own the 30mm F1.4 Art.  Could I get some opinions about whether or not it'd be worth getting for the zoom range or if anyone actually has had this combo?My body is a 70D.   Thanks! :D
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Hello guys. I want to buy a6300 and ZC v2, also I want to buy mc-11 with 18-35 art, but ZC v2 cant handle it because of huge overweight in the front. Does it worth to refuse 18-35 and buy, for example, Sony 16mm f2.8 plus Sigma 30mm Contemporary? Its important for me good and fast autofocus, quite wide angle for stabilizer. Can you please help me with it.
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Hi all, I recently purchased a Sigma 18-35m 1.8 for my Canon 70D. After using it on a wedding shoot I was severely disappointed that nearly 40% of my shots were out of focus! Not by enough to tell in the camera screen, but noticeable enough on my 4k monitor at home to not be "print" worthy. I am currently being refused a refund at Jessops because I have used the lens, and also because a Sigma engineer saw my lens and they confirmed there was not an issue. The engineer didn't try my lens with...
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Hi - I'm an "enthusiast" level photographer getting back into DSLR after a 10 year break. I recently bought a 80D w/ 18-135 USM II and for the money it seems like a good deal. 24 MB, 7 FPS, 46 all cross type AF, etc. But, as I shoot more I'm less happy with lens choices for APS-C. I  recently bought a Tamron 70-200 F2.8 G2 w/ x2 III extender. May have been dumb but I love the 70-200 on crop frame as a 100-300 equivalent tele.  Specifically I'm prep'ing for a trip to Egypt where having a nice...
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Has anyone been able to test this combination out yet? More specifically with the a9? Looks like the lens is shipping I am tempted to order one. I did however just purchase a 24-70 GM but it won't arrive until next week and I am second guessing. My experience with Sigma and the MC-11 is that the AF is not as snappy as the native lenses on my a6500 but I just purchased the a9, updated the MC-11 to the firmware that came out today and it seemed my 18-35 Art was nearly native speed and zero...
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Hi I'm confused. Im going to buy Panasonic GH5 + Speedbooster XL 0.64 + Sigma 18-35 f1.8. Am I wrong or Sigma 18-35 f1.8 has EF-S mount? About EF-S mount we can read on Metabones website: EF-S lenses require modification to fit or may remain incompatible even after modification (but third party DX lenses can be used without modification) On GH5, Speed Booster XL can be used with full frame lenses only. DX lenses are unable to cover full-sensor-width readout + in-body image stabilizer...
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Hello everyone, and thanks to all who reply, I wanted to upgrade my gear for a while and now I can finally afford it. I own a Sigma 18-35 for Canon, so I checked these 2 options; I'm shooting both video and images equally. This is my dilemma: Buying the Canon 80D. or, buying the Panasonic GH4 and the Metabones T Speed Booster XL (which is the more expansive option). Thanks for the help! ;-)
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Today I got my hands on the GH5 and was eager to test it out. I previously owned a GH4/Speedbooster Ultra 0.71x/Sigma 18-35mm, and kept the speedbooster and lens for the upgrade. I updated the speedboosters firmware and tried it on my GH5 and it was compatible. Unfortunately, I ran into a couple issues: 1. When I'm in movie mode I cannot control the shutter speed or aperture, I don't even see it on the screen. The only things I can change are the ISO, white balance, and the exposure meter....
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well, I'm Canon user, so I still have some Canon EF lenses.  Just bought my new XT20. I'm looking for EOS-FX adapter with adjustable aperture ring. i found this adapter called Leinox EOS-FX. will it work for XT 20? here's the link from ebay:...
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I am looking for a wide angle lens to shoot landscape on my Nikon d7100. I am interested in Sigma 18 35 1.8 which is priced at 799 USD and I found couple days back that Nikon 16 35 F4 is on sale and is currently priced at 996 USD and the other option is Nikon 24 1.8 which is priced at 746 USD. I will be moving to FX body for sure in future (May be couple years), with that being said which lens is better investment ? I know Sigma 18 35 1.8 is a great dx lens , Nikon 16 35 is great FX lens but...
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