Sigma 30mm F1.4 DC DN | C (Micro Four Thirds) Overview
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The Sigma 30mm F1.4 DC DN Contemporary is a compact, fast prime for Micro Four Thirds cameras. It has a fast stepping motor for smooth and quiet focusing during video recording. It has both aspherical and double-sided aspherical elements, nine rounded aperture blades, and a minimum focus distance of 30cm/11.9in.
|Lens type||Prime lens|
|Focal length||30 mm|
|Lens mount||Micro Four Thirds|
|Min focus||0.30 m (11.81″)|
|Weight||265 g (0.58 lb)|
|Length||73 mm (2.87″)|
The Sigma 30 F1.4 DC DN | C is a great autofocus F1.4 option for Micro Four Thirds. While it doesn't take the top spot for sharpness, it offers good, consistent performance across the frame for much less price than the competition.
Good for: Portraits, subjects needing shallow depth of field
Not so good for: The field of view is a bit too narrow to be a do-it-all prime