Sigma 24mm f/1.8 EX DG DF Macro Canon EF

Sigma 24mm f/1.8 EX DG DF Macro Canon EF
24 mm
autofocus prime lens
f/1.8
  • Generic motor Built-in focus motor

reviewswhat are people saying

"Good for indoor shoot as it works well in low light condition. Also for creative macros for the combintation of wide angle that it offers."

bhphotovideo.com

"great wide angle lens with great sigma ex quality."

bhphotovideo.com

"I have this lens for about 8 months. It has gone to Sigma 3 times for repairs -- BAD FRONT/BACK focussing."

bhphotovideo.com

compatibilitywith digital cameras

Pros

The Sigma 24mm f/1.8 EX DG DF Macro Canon EF vs other Digital camera lenses

Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/1.8
Min focal length Great wide angle lens Help
24 mm
Weight Very light Help
485 g
Length Quite short Help
79 mm
Prime lens Prime lens Help
Typically very sharp

The Sigma 24mm f/1.8 EX DG DF Macro Canon EF vs other Digital camera lenses

Auto focus Supports autofocus Help
Easier to use

Cons

The Sigma 24mm f/1.8 EX DG DF Macro Canon EF vs other Digital camera lenses

Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Max focal length Poor telephoto lens Help
24 mm

Specifications

General

Min focal length
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24 mm
Max focal length
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24 mm
below average below average
Zoom range
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1x
Magnification
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1:2.7 (0.4)

Aperture

Wide maximum
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f/1.8
above average above average
Wide minimum
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f/22
Tele maximum
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f/1.8
above average above average
Tele minimum
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f/22

Features

Auto focus
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Yes
above average above average
Focus motor
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Generic motor
Image stabilization
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None
Fisheye
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No
Tilt-shift
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No

Form factor

Lens mount
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Canon EF (Full-frame)
Length
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79 mm
Diameter
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84 mm
Filter size
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77 mm
Weight
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485 g

Angle of view

Wide horizontal
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73.7°
Telephoto horizontal
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73.7°
below average below average
Wide vertical
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53.1°
Telephoto vertical
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53.1°
below average below average
Wide diagonal
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84.1°
Telephoto diagonal
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84.1°
below average below average

Angle of view (On Canon EF-S APS-C 1.5x crop cameras)

Wide horizontal
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52.4°
Telephoto horizontal
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52.4°
Wide vertical
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36.4°
Telephoto vertical
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36.4°
Wide diagonal
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61.2°
Telephoto diagonal
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61.2°

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DiscussionWhat do you think about the Sigma 24mm f/1.8 EX DG DF Macro Canon EF lens?

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Jock (7:05 PM, November 15, 2012)
What a poor review. You score this lens below average on a lot of features that don't exist on a prime lens like max focal length and zoom range. Either you've no idea what a prime lens is or you're suggesting a zoom is superior to a prime. Single focal length non-zoom lenses exist for a reason!