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Sigma 70-200mm F/2.8 II APO EX DG Macro HSM Review

Full review of the Sigma 70-200mm F/2.8 II APO EX DG Macro HSM lens for Sony Box and contents The Sony A580 and A900 were used for this review.  The APS-C section is first, followed by the full frame differences.  The usual side-by-side test crops are located at the very bottom of the page.  For a better understanding of…

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Sony 70-200mm F/2.8 G Review

Here’s a brief look at the Sony 70-200mm F/2.8 G  telephoto lens.  Scroll down for the main review. Lens SAL-70200G  Sony 70-200mm F/2.8 Box contents
Front and rear caps, hood, carrying case and users manual. Cost $1998 retail Build quality Excellent Additional information
One of only five Sony lenses compatible with Sony TCs. Specifications below
Optical configuration 19 elements…

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Tamron 70-200mm F/2.8 Test Samples

Sample crops from the centers, mid-sections and corners.

 

The APS-C section using the Sony A700 is first, followed by the full frame results.

 

Tamron 70-200mm F/2.8 @70mm

 

Reference image for crops below.  The mid-section and corner crops come from repositioning the subject in the frame accordingly.  Subject is about 400′ (122m) away.

 

70mm

 

          Center           Mid-section

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Tamron SP AF 70-200mm F/2.8 Di LD Macro Review

Full review of the Tamron SP AF 70-200mm F/2.8 Di LD (IF) macro lens for Sony

Box and contents The Sony A700 and A900 were used for this review.  The APS-C section is first, followed by the full frame differences.  Sharpness crops for both sensors are located on this page.  For a better understanding of terms and methods…

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