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Sigma 70-300mm f4/5.6 DG lens for 94 bucks
Posted By: vmax84, 11-02-2014, 07:38 AM

I don't post here that often, and if this is a repeat, please delete.

Stumbled into this lens this morning, on sale at Amazon. Never seen it this cheap.

http://www.amazon.com/Sigma-70-300mm-Telephoto-Pentax-Cameras/dp/B000B8T6E2/...ens+for+pentax
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11-02-2014, 07:45 AM   #2
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Awesome find! I'm totally lacking on the long end so I just might get it!
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It is a surprisingly nice lens. I have one that I was considering selling but it they go new for this price I will probably keep mine.
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Is this the non-APO version?

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QuoteOriginally posted by Moropo Quote
Is this the non-APO version?
Yes. This is the non-APO version.
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...back up to $144
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i had an old non-APO version of that lens and found it a great value for the price.
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How does this lens compare to the DA 55-300?

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How does this lens compare to the DA 55-300?
Not as good. I had the APO version of the Sigma for awhile. It suffered an aperture-blade death while sitting on the shelf... (probably suicide as it knew it was going to be sold after I got the 55-300).
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