Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home
 

Reply
Show Printable Version Search this Thread
10-10-2013, 06:23 AM   #1
New Member




Join Date: Aug 2013
Posts: 10
Pentax 55-300 compared to sigma 28-300

Hi. I have a question for you guys. I used to have a 55-300 dl that I sold because I didn't like the fact that the autofocus was to hesitant for my taste. Now, I never compare the IQ between this two lenses. Therefore, I would like to hear your thoughts about it. I might sale the sigma and try the new 55-300 but before I do so I would like to hear your opinions. Thanks and keep on shooting.

10-10-2013, 10:03 AM   #2
Administrator
Site Webmaster
Adam's Avatar

Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Arizona
Photos: Gallery | Albums
Posts: 43,118
Well, you're comparing a FF superzoom to an APS-C telephoto zoom. Based on that alone you should be able to expect much more from the 55-300mm at the long end.

Adam
PentaxForums.com Webmaster (Site Usage Guide | Site Help | My Photography)



PentaxForums.com's high server and development costs are user-supported. You can help cover those costs by donating. Or, buy your photo gear from our affiliates, Adorama, B&H Photo, or Topaz Labs, and get FREE Marketplace access - click here to see how! Trusted Pentax retailers:

10-10-2013, 10:29 AM   #3
Site Supporter
boriscleto's Avatar

Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Liverpool, NY
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 12,866
Just take a look at my PPG, almost everything in there was taken with the 55-300 @ 300...
Reply

Bookmarks
  • Submit Thread to Facebook Facebook
  • Submit Thread to Twitter Twitter
  • Submit Thread to Digg Digg
Tags - Make this thread easier to find by adding keywords to it!
k-30, k-50, pentax k30, pentax k50, sigma
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Need avice on DA (L) 55-300 vs. Sigma/Tamron 70-300 minahasa Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 16 11-16-2013 09:23 AM
A*300 compared to DA*300 on Q StigVidar Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 3 04-07-2013 01:59 PM
For Sale - Sold: Pentax FA 100-300, FA 70-200, M 28mm; Sigma EX 28-70, Apo 70-300; Tamron Di LD 70-300 stillnk Sold Items 17 04-08-2012 11:39 AM
should i upgrade my sigma 70-300 to a da 55-300? indeo Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 19 02-08-2012 10:11 AM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:02 AM. | See also: NikonForums.com, CanonForums.com part of our network of photo forums!
  • Red (Default)
  • Green
  • Gray
  • Dark
  • Dark Yellow
  • Dark Blue
  • Old Red
  • Old Green
  • Old Gray
  • Dial-Up Style
Hello! It's great to see you back on the forum! Have you considered joining the community?
register
Creating a FREE ACCOUNT takes under a minute, removes ads, and lets you post! [Dismiss]
Top