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10-06-2006, 01:33 PM   #1
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Sigma 30mm F1.4

I was looking at getting the Pentax FA 35 f2 and while doing research came across this Sigma Lens. I believe it comes in a Pentax mount. Has anyone any experience with this lens and how does it compare with the FA 35 f2.

10-07-2006, 07:47 AM   #2
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Here is a review:
http://www.ephotozine.com/equipment/tests/testdetail.cfm?test_id=349

The closest I have is a Sigma 24mm 1.8 EX. Big and heavy, but very sharp when stopped down and great bokeh when wide open!
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Thanks for the link. The Sigma gets a great review.
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I chose the Pentax over the Sigma. It is smaller, less expensive, and compatible with my film cameras as well as my digital.

10-07-2006, 03:47 PM   #5
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Same here, they are both good lenses, but the Pentax is a fair bit smaller and lighter and my choice....

I also prefer the colour/contrast of Pentax lenses and also the much higher resale value...
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