Sigma 24mm f/1.8 EX DG DF Macro Sony Alpha

Sigma 24mm f/1.8 EX DG DF Macro Sony Alpha
$708
24 mm
autofocus prime lens
f/1.8
  • Generic motor Built-in focus motor

reviewswhat are people saying

"It is a fine lens for low light shooting. Colors are vivid."

bhphotovideo.com

"This is my First Sigma Lens. It works Great in Dark and light."

bhphotovideo.com

"This is not a macro lens because the magnification ratio is not 1:1 and the depth of field takes some getting used to."

bhphotovideo.com

compatibilitywith digital cameras

Pros

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

Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/1.8
Length Quite short Help
79 mm
Prime lens Prime lens Help
Typically very sharp
Auto focus Supports autofocus Help
Easier to use
Min focal length Great wide angle lens Help
24 mm

Cons

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

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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Sony Alpha (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 Sony Alpha DT 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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Larrygary (4:47 PM, October 09, 2011)
LOL WUT Listing a prime lens as if it is a zoom, certainly the max telephoto zoom for this wide angle is below average!......