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Sigma 105mm F2.8 EX DG Macro vs Nikon AF-S Nikkor 85mm f1.4G

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Sigma 105mm F2.8 EX DG Macro vs Nikon AF-S Nikkor 85mm f1.4Gto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Sigma 105mm F2.8 EX DG Macro Top Features

  • 105mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 62mm
  • Max Format: 35mm FF
  • Nikon F (FX) Mount
  • Weight: 460g.
  • Diameter: 74mm
  • Length: 98mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.31m
  • Max Magnification:1x

Sigma 105mm F2.8 EX DG Macro

Nikon 85mm f1.4G Top Features

  • 85mm Focal Range
  • F1.4 Max Aperture
  • Weather Sealed
  • Filter Thread: 77mm
  • Max Format:
  • Nikon F (FX) Mount
  • Weight: 595g.
  • Diameter: 87mm
  • Length: 84mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.85m

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 85mm f1.4G

Our Winner: Sigma 105mm F2.8 EX DG Macro over Nikon AF-S Nikkor 85mm f1.4G

Focal Length – Tele 105mm vs 85mm
Weight 460g vs 595g
Diameter 74mm vs 87mm
Filter Thread 62mm vs 77mm
Minimum Focus Distance 0.31m vs 0.85m
Max Magnification 1x vs x

Pros Of Nikon AF-S Nikkor 85mm f1.4G over Sigma 105mm F2.8 EX DG Macro
Focal Length – Wide 85mm vs 105mm
Max Aperture – Wide 1.4 vs 2.8
Max Aperture – Tele 1.4 vs 2.8
Diaphgragm Blades 9 vs 8
Focus Type Internal Focusing vs Extending front
Length 84mm vs 98mm
Weather Sealing Yes vs No

Cons Of Sigma 105mm F2.8 EX DG Macro and Nikon AF-S Nikkor 85mm f1.4G
Image Stabilization No vs No

Sigma 105mm F2.8 EX DG Macro vs Nikon 85mm f1.4G All Features

General Sigma 105mm F2.8 EX DG Macro Nikon 85mm f1.4G
Brand Sigma Nikon
Lens Type Prime Prime
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Lens Type Macro Prime Telephoto Prime
Lens Mount Nikon F (FX) Nikon F (FX)
Max Format 35mm FF 35mm FF
Focal Range 105mm 85mm
Image Stabilization No No
Colour Unknown Black
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 F1.4
Min Aperture F16.0
Aperture Ring No No
Diaphragm Blades 8 9
Optics
Optical Elements 11 10
Optical Groups 10 9
Special Elements unknown Super Integrated Coating, Nano Crystal Coating,
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.31m 0.85m
Max Magnification 1X unknown
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF Motor Type Micromotor Ultrasonic
Full Time Manual No
Focus Method Extending front Internal
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale Yes Yes
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter yes (0.4m) Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 460g 595g
Diameter 74mm 87mm
Length 98mm 84mm
Materials Unknown Magnesium alloy barrel, metal mount
Weather Sealing No Yes
Filter Thread 62mm 77mm
Filter Notes Does not rotate on focusing
Hood Supplied Yes Yes
Hood Code Unknown HB-55
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories
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