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11-07-2008, 01:32 AM   #1
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Sigma 28/2.8 mini-wide maco: I vs II?

Trying to find differences between two versions of this lens? Can anyone help? What was changed in version II?

I heard this lens is quite good and I have a chance to buy version I. Has it "A" position on the aperture ring?

11-07-2008, 04:57 AM   #2
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I've never owned the I version, so I have no idea whether it's the same optical design as the II or not. The build seems similar. I would ask for photos before purchasing and make sure it has the 'A' setting on the mount.
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I just received the answer, lens is full manual, no A setting :-(

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11-09-2008, 09:25 PM   #4
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Yeah, version I does not have the A setting. It's a nice little lens though.

11-19-2008, 09:19 AM   #5
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Ok, something more interesting. Both lenses are Sigma 28/2.8 mini-wide II macro for Pentax.
They have exactly the same witten on the front... but they look different. Why?
Is the optics the same?


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