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Creates unique shots, great for landscapes and, oddly close ups

Advantages: HSM, DC, great build quality, great fun
Disadvantages: light fall off can be an issue

...this lens as my focal range was limited to 18mm at the widest end, and had always wanted a good quality super wide angle lens without the rediculous distortion you get from cheap bolt on imports. I opted for the Sigma 10 - 20mm f/4 - 5.6 EX DC ...

markusrowe 03.01.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Sigma 10-20mm F4-5.6 EX DC HSM - Canon

Sigma 18-250 mm Lens - A Zoom With A View

Advantages: Compact for such a powerful lens. Good build quality. Probably the only size of lens I'll need.
Disadvantages: All zooms are something of a quality compromise.

I’ve always liked having a camera that can have interchangeable lenses, even if I don’t buy (m)any. In the case of my current DSLR (Digital Single Lens reflex) a Nikon D7000, I do actually have two lenses. a) The 18-105 mm ‘standard zoom’ supplied with t ...

BNibbles 01.02.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Sigma telephoto zoom lens - 18 mm - 250 mm F/3.5-6.3

Sigma 30mm f/1.4 EX-DC HSM

Advantages: indoor shooting where there is an inadequate amount of lighting due to the very bright aperture.
Disadvantages: funky with depth of field

Some may use it for landscape shots due to the slightly wide angle aspect to it, although having said that I think it is aimed at indoor shooting where there is an inadequate amount of lighting due to the very bright aperture. It's one of Sigma's DC range ...

tony4urban 03.04.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Sigma 30mm F1.4 EX DC HSM

Get an Eyeful of This

Advantages: Excellent quality images
Disadvantages: Pricey for a product you will use rarely

For a product that should be used sparingly for maximum impact, fisheye lenses do not come cheap. The moment I gained more than a passing interest in photography however, I knew I had to have one. The strange, otherworldly distortion that can be achieved ...

victorias_books 30.07.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Sigma EX fisheye lens - 15 mm F/2.8

Get an Eyeful of This

Advantages: Pruduces stunning, high quality images
Disadvantages: Pricey for something you will use rarely

For a product that should be used sparingly for maximum impact, fisheye lenses do not come cheap. The moment I gained more than a passing interest in photography however, I knew I had to have one. The strange, otherworldly distortion that can be achieved ...

victorias_books 31.07.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Sigma 15mm F2.8 EX DG Diagonal Fisheye - Canon