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Canon EF-S 60mm f2.8 Macro USM vs Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Canon EF-S 60mm f2.8 Macro USM vs Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macroto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Canon 60mm f2.8 Macro USM Top Features

  • 60mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 52mm
  • Max Format: APS-C / DX
  • Canon EF-S Mount
  • Weight: 335g.
  • Diameter: 73mm
  • Length: 70mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.2m
  • Max Magnification:1x

Canon EF-S 60mm f2.8 Macro USM

Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro Top Features

  • 70mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 Max Aperture
  • Max Format:
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 527g.
  • Diameter: 76mm
  • Length: 95mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.25m
  • Max Magnification:1x

Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro

Our Winner: Canon EF-S 60mm f2.8 Macro USM over Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro

Focal Length – Wide 60mm vs 70mm
Weight 335g vs 527g
Diameter 73mm vs 76mm
Length 70mm vs 95mm
Minimum Focus Distance 0.2m vs 0.25m

Pros Of Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro over Canon EF-S 60mm f2.8 Macro USM
Focal Length – Tele 70mm vs 60mm
Diaphgragm Blades 9 vs 7
Depth-of-Field Scale Yes vs No
Aperture Ring Yes vs No
Max Sensor Coverage 35mm FF vs APS-C / DX

Cons Of Canon EF-S 60mm f2.8 Macro USM and Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro
Image Stabilization No vs No
Weather Sealing No vs No

Canon 60mm f2.8 Macro USM vs Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro All Features

General Canon 60mm f2.8 Macro USM Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro
Brand Canon Sigma
Lens Type Prime Prime
Price CHECK PRICE CHECK PRICE
Lens Type Macro Prime Macro Prime
Lens Mount Canon EF-S Canon EF
Max Format APS-C / DX 35mm FF
Focal Range 60mm 70mm
Image Stabilization No No
Colour Black Unknown
Zoom Method No Zoom No Zoom
Power Zoom No No
Zoom Lock No No
Zoom Ratio 1.0X 1.0X
Aperture
Max Aperture F2.8 F2.8
Min Aperture F32.0 F22.0
Aperture Ring No Yes
Diaphragm Blades 7 9
Optics
Optical Elements 12 10
Optical Groups 8 9
Special Elements Super Spectra coatings 3 SLD glass elements
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.2m 0.25m
Max Magnification 1X 1X
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF Motor Type Ring-type ultrasonic Micromotor
Full Time Manual Yes No
Focus Method Internal Unknown
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale No Yes
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown yes
Physical Specs
Weight 335g 527g
Diameter 73mm 76mm
Length 70mm 95mm
Materials Plastic barrel, metal mount Metal mount
Weather Sealing No Unknown
Filter Thread 52mm Unknown
Filter Notes
Hood Supplied No Yes
Hood Code ET-67B LH620-01
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories Soft Case LP1016
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