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Sigma 14-24mm F2.8 DG DN Art Review & Rating

The Sigma 14-24mm F2.8 DG DN Art ($1,399) is the company’s first ultra-wide zoom lens designed for mirrorless systems. The benefits are clear—it’s smaller and lighter than the 14-24mm F2.8 DG HSM Art for SLR systems, and just as well built. It’s yet another excellent lens from Sigma, at a very competitive price, and one…

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Sony E 16-55mm F2.8 G Review & Rating

Sony hasn’t held back in packing its mirrorless cameras with its best autofocus and imaging technology, even at the entry level, but it hasn’t devoted the same attention to its APS-C lenses. It hopes to change that reputation with the E 16-55mm F2.8 G ($1,399.99), one of its first pair of G-series lenses for its…

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Tamron 17-28mm f/2.8 Di III RXD Review & Rating

Tamron is on quite a roll with its initial batch of full-frame lenses for Sony mirrorless cameras. The 17-28mm f/2.8 Di III RXD ($899) is its second affordable f/2.8 zoom, pairing well as a wide-angle companion to last year’s 28-75mm f/2.8 Di RXD standard zoom. It’s an excellent value, and while its range is shorter…

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Sigma 45mm F2.8 DG DN Contemporary Review & Rating

Sigma’s Global Vision series of lenses, introduced in 2012, often outperforms first-party options, and for less money. The latest entry, the 45mm F2.8 DG DN Contemporary ($549), is one of the company’s first built for full-frame mirrorless cameras. Its size harkens back to the prime kit lenses of days past, and it offers excellent resolution,…

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Sony E 20mm F2.8 Review & Rating

Sony camera owners searching for a small, light lens should take a close look at the E 20mm F2.8 ($349.99). It’s an ultra-slim prime and captures a moderate wide-angle view when paired with an APS-C sensor camera like the a6400. It’s a much better performer than the older 16mm F2.8, and one of our favorite…

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