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Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro vs Tamron SP AF 60mm F2 Di II LD IF Macro

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro vs Tamron SP AF 60mm F2 Di II LD IF Macroto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro Top Features

  • 70mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 Max Aperture
  • Max Format: 35mm FF
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 527g.
  • Diameter: 76mm
  • Length: 95mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.25m
  • Max Magnification:1x

Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro

Tamron 60mm f2 II LD IF Macro Top Features

  • 60mm Focal Range
  • F2.0 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 55mm
  • Max Format:
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 400g.
  • Diameter: 73mm
  • Length: 80mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.23m
  • Max Magnification:1x

Tamron SP AF 60mm F2 Di II LD IF Macro

Our Winner: Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro over Tamron SP AF 60mm F2 Di II LD IF Macro

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

Pros Of Tamron SP AF 60mm F2 Di II LD IF Macro over Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro
Focal Length – Wide 60mm vs 70mm
Max Aperture – Wide 2 vs 2.8
Max Aperture – Tele 2 vs 2.8
Weight 400g vs 527g
Diameter 73mm vs 76mm
Length 80mm vs 95mm
Minimum Focus Distance 0.23m vs 0.25m

Cons Of Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro and Tamron SP AF 60mm F2 Di II LD IF Macro
Image Stabilization No vs No
Weather Sealing No vs No

Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro vs Tamron 60mm f2 II LD IF Macro All Features

General Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro Tamron 60mm f2 II LD IF Macro
Brand Sigma Tamron
Lens Type Prime Prime
Price CHECK PRICE CHECK PRICE
Lens Type Macro Prime Macro Prime
Lens Mount Canon EF Canon EF
Max Format 35mm FF APS-C / DX
Focal Range 70mm 60mm
Image Stabilization No No
Colour Unknown 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 F2.0
Min Aperture F22.0 F22.0
Aperture Ring Yes No
Diaphragm Blades 9 7
Optics
Optical Elements 10 14
Optical Groups 9 10
Special Elements 3 SLD glass elements 2 LD glass elements
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.25m 0.23m
Max Magnification 1X 1X
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF Motor Type Micromotor Micromotor
Full Time Manual No Yes
Focus Method Unknown Internal
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale Yes No
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter yes Unknown
Physical Specs
Weight 527g 400g
Diameter 76mm 73mm
Length 95mm 80mm
Materials Metal mount Plastic barrel, metal mount
Weather Sealing Unknown No
Filter Thread Unknown 55mm
Filter Notes Does not rotate on focusing
Hood Supplied Yes Yes
Hood Code LH620-01 Unknown
Tripod Collar No No
Optional Accessories
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