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08-21-2011, 04:15 PM   #1
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Is the SIGMA 120-400mm that bad

Is this lense realy that bad??

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Compared the the 150-500 ,Is thise lense easier to handhold??
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Here is some infor on the Sigma 120-400

Hi:

Here is a short review I posted. Unfortunately, I did not post any pictures and have since deleted them. In short, I was dissappointed. For $1000 I just felt it was not good enough. That does not mean it was a poor lens, but to have to shoot at f/11 to get sharp enough/contrasty enough images was simply not something I wanted to settle for at that price.

https://www.pentaxforums.com/forums/pentax-slr-lens-discussion/134439-sigma-1...-thoughts.html

Hope my review helps.
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It is obvious that the DA*300 will beat the Sigma hands down. I have both lenses and if I want the best I go for the DA*300. I have added a SIgma 70-200 F2.8 HSM II to the collection and now I would go for the Sima 150-500 HSM OS instead of the 120-400.
I use at least a monopod with that 120-400, so that would be teh same fot a 150-500.

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QuoteOriginally posted by dane.dawg Quote
Is this lense realy that bad??
Unfortunatly YES. If it was better I might have bought one...
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