Go Back   Steve's Digicams Forums > Digital SLR and Interchangeable Lens Cameras > Nikon Lenses

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old Oct 10, 2005, 10:57 AM   #1
Senior Member
Ronnie948's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2002
Posts: 721

I have heard very little about the Sigma 30mm 1.4 lens. I was wondering if any forum members have used one in the real world of taking pictures. It sounds like a great lens but the advertising always pumps up their own products. It would be nice to hear from someone that owns one and can give a real account of it to us.

Ronnie948 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old Nov 14, 2005, 6:18 PM   #2
Junior Member
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 23

I don't own this lense, but you piqued my interest.I did some digging and found this very informative and frank review:


GWHayduke is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Nov 15, 2005, 11:35 AM   #3
Senior Member
SlapNTickleJr's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2004
Posts: 151

I have it for my Rebel XT and LOVE it. It truly is a great lens for a crop factor DSLR. It is alittle soft wide open, as most lens are, but is sharp at f/2 on up. AF is very fast and quiet and it feels very solid. Full time manual focus is nice as well.

Considering Nikon doesn't make a lens like this either, it's definately the best alternative for a "normal" lens on a DLSR. Definately better than the 35mm f/2 offering fromNikon (although there is a $40 rebate offer on it right now). $386.59 is not a bad price to pay delivered to your door either for a f/1.4.

My opinion...every crop factor DSLR owner should have one! It's on my camera about 70% of the time and almost 100% of the time when indoors.
SlapNTickleJr is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Apr 13, 2007, 5:30 AM   #4
Senior Member
snakeman's Avatar
Join Date: May 2003
Posts: 181

awesome, thanks for the replies guys...

anyone wish to post some pics taken with the sigma?
snakeman is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:09 PM.