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Sigma A 35 mm f/1.4 DG HSM

12 December 2012
Szymon Starczewski

6. Distortion

The chart below shows a comparison between the distortion results of all full frame 1.4/35 mm class lenses, tested by us so far. The values, presented here, are both for an APS-C/DX sensor and for full frame.


Sigma
1.4/35
Zeiss
1.4/35
Nikkor
AF-S 1.4/35
Canon
1.4/35L
Sony
1.4/35G
Samyang
1.4/35
APS-C/DX
−0.59%
−0.74%
−0.96%
−0.87%
−0.80%
−0.83%
FF
−1.09%
−1.48%
−1.90%
–1.60%
−1.47%
−1.58%


In fact the chart doesn’t need any commentary at all. The Sigma fares the best of all 1.4/35 lenses, tested by us – it wins even with much more expensive constructions. It is a really praiseworthy performance which reflects very well on the tested lens.

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Canon 50D, 35 mm
Sigma A 35 mm f/1.4 DG HSM - Distortion
Canon 1Ds MkIII, 35 mm
Sigma A 35 mm f/1.4 DG HSM - Distortion