differences

Reasons to consider the Sigma 150mm f/2.8 EX DG OS HSM APO Macro

Better telephoto 150 mm vs 100 mm
Help
50% more reach, less perspective distortion
Sigma 150mm f/2.8 EX DG OS HSM APO Macro Learn more about
the Sigma 150mm f/2.8 EX DG OS HSM APO Macro

Reasons to consider the Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM

Significantly narrower aperture f/32 vs f/22
Help
At its narrowest, the EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM goes 1.1 f-stops narrower
Better image stabilization Canon IS vs Sigma OS
Help
Less risk of blur
Lighter 0.6 kg vs 1.2 kg
Help
Around 50% lighter
Better wide angle 100 mm vs 150 mm
Help
More than 30% better wide angle
Shorter 123 mm vs 150 mm
Help
Around 20% shorter
Slightly cheaper $779.00 vs $999.00
Help
The best price we've seen is $220 cheaper (more than 20% less)
Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM Learn more about
the Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM

similarities

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Image stabilization Good image stabilization Help
150mm f/2.8 EX DG OS HSM APO MacroSigma OS
EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USMCanon IS
Magnification Great zoom Help
1:1 (1)
Prime lens Fixed focal length prime lenses Help
Typically very sharp
Auto focus Auto focus Help
Easier to use

LensHero is not aware of any interesting weaknesses shared by these two products.

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses

LensHero is not aware of any interesting strengths shared by these two products.

LensHero is not aware of any interesting weaknesses shared by these two products.

competitors

Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM Competitors

Sony FE 90mm f/2.8 Macro G OSS

Sony FE 90mm f/2.8 Macro G OSS

Macro lens

$998

Min focal length Slightly better wide angle
Wide minimum Significantly wider aperture
Canon EF-S 60mm f/2.8 Macro USM

Canon EF-S 60mm f/2.8 Macro USM

Macro lens

$60 - $859

Length Shorter
Lowest price Cheaper
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Canon EF 135mm f/2L USM

Canon EF 135mm f/2L USM

Sports lens

$955 - $999

Aperture Wider aperture
Max focal length Slightly better telephoto
Image stabilization No image stabilization

Sigma 150mm f/2.8 EX DG OS HSM APO Macro Competitors

Sigma 180mm f/2.8 APO Macro EX DG OS HSM

Sigma 180mm f/2.8 APO Macro EX DG OS HSM

Sports lens

$1,700

Max focal length Slightly better telephoto
Length Longer
Nikon Nikkor DC 135mm f/2D

Nikon Nikkor DC 135mm f/2D

Sports lens

$1,392

Aperture Wider aperture
Length Shorter
Focus motor Doesn't have a silent focus motor
Samyang 135mm f/2 ED UMC Canon EF

Samyang 135mm f/2 ED UMC Canon EF

Sports lens

$499

Aperture Wider aperture
Lowest price Cheaper
Auto focus Auto focus

discussion Which do you think is better?

Speech is free, but discussion at LensHero is moderated! Please discuss your opinion of these lenses here, and discuss feedback for LensHero at our support community.

Showing 0 comments