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03-12-2011, 01:45 PM   #1
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[SOLD] Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4 Macro OS HSM (US)

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Sigma 17-70 f/2.8-4 Macro OS HSM

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SIGMA 17-70mm f/2.8-4 Macro zoom lens with Hyper-Sonic Motor and built-in optical stabilizer. The stabilizer is good for shutter speeds up to 4 stops lower than normal, and the HSM is extremely quiet and fast. The lens is still under manufacturer warranty. I bought this less than a year ago from B&H, and I love using it, but I am going on a 5 month trip and I would like to replace it with a low weight prime. It was very lightly used, with no signs of wear. It comes with the original box and warranty, the front and rear caps, the front hood, and a 72mm Tiffen UV filter.

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03-12-2011, 09:43 PM   #2
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Bump for a price drop.
03-14-2011, 01:37 AM   #3
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I have this lens as my main travel lens. Very good image quality. For indoor, use with flash at f5.6 it delivers superb images.
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03-19-2011, 11:04 AM   #5
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Price drop. I agree with hoanpham, it is a great all around lens; good in low light, covers the most used focal lengths, and it is super sharp all around. I'm going to miss it . . .
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03-29-2011, 03:22 PM   #7
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good lens

I've seen in several reviews that the in-lens stabilization is a stop or so better than the SR exisiting in the Pentax K-bodies...

I have the non-OS version of this lens and while its not a fixed f2.8, its performance has met my expectations and then some, excellent value lens...
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I am ordering my camera this week-end; sure would like this lens. Maybe now that I post this, the site will let me PM. If not, I'm hoping alesauskas will PM me.

 

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