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05-01-2011, 09:36 PM   #1
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Sigma 70-300

After lots of reading (and borrowing one from Adr1an) - I'm about to go purchase one of these Sigma 70-300 zooms, the one with the Macro switch on the side.
Anyways - can any one tell me the difference between the DL and DG? And also, is the APO version worth the extra 50%?

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APO is definitely better but have you considered Tamron 70-30mm , personally found it to be better than Sigma, especially at longer range.
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Apo is definitely worth it. I own one and like it. The tamron is sharper at the long end of things but the macro on the apo seems better and has less chance of purple distortion because its apo. But if sigma is your choice go with the apo the cost savings from the nonapo isn't worth it
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*Ordered*
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