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Tamron SP AF 180mm F3.5 Di LD IF Macro vs Sigma 150mm F2.8 EX DG OS Macro HSM

Looking to find more information regarding these two camera lenses? Check out our side by side comparison of the Tamron SP AF 180mm F3.5 Di LD IF Macro vs Sigma 150mm F2.8 EX DG OS Macro HSMto review specs, pros and cons, and which is right for you.

Tamron 180mm f3.5 LD Macro Top Features

  • 180mm Focal Range
  • F3.5 Max Aperture
  • Filter Thread: 72mm
  • Max Format: 35mm FF
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 920g.
  • Diameter: 85mm
  • Length: 166mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.47m
  • Max Magnification:1x

Tamron SP AF 180mm F3.5 Di LD IF Macro

Sigma 150mm F2.8 EX DG OS Macro HSM Top Features

  • 150mm Focal Range
  • F2.8 Max Aperture
  • Image Stabilization
  • Filter Thread: 72mm
  • Max Format:
  • Canon EF Mount
  • Weight: 1150g.
  • Diameter: 80mm
  • Length: 150mm
  • Min Focus Distance:0.38m
  • Max Magnification:1x

Sigma 150mm F2.8 EX DG OS Macro HSM

Our Winner: Tamron SP AF 180mm F3.5 Di LD IF Macro over Sigma 150mm F2.8 EX DG OS Macro HSM

Focal Length – Tele 180mm vs 150mm
Depth-of-Field Scale Yes vs No
Aperture Ring Yes vs No
Weight 920g vs 1150g

Pros Of Sigma 150mm F2.8 EX DG OS Macro HSM over Tamron SP AF 180mm F3.5 Di LD IF Macro
Focal Length – Wide 150mm vs 180mm
Image Stabilization Yes vs No
Max Aperture – Wide 2.8 vs 3.5
Max Aperture – Tele 2.8 vs 3.5
Diaphgragm Blades 9 vs 7
Diameter 80mm vs 85mm
Length 150mm vs 166mm
Minimum Focus Distance 0.38m vs 0.47m

Cons Of Tamron SP AF 180mm F3.5 Di LD IF Macro and Sigma 150mm F2.8 EX DG OS Macro HSM
Weather Sealing No vs No

Tamron 180mm f3.5 LD Macro vs Sigma 150mm F2.8 EX DG OS Macro HSM All Features

General Tamron 180mm f3.5 LD Macro Sigma 150mm F2.8 EX DG OS Macro HSM
Brand Tamron Sigma
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 35mm FF
Focal Range 180mm 150mm
Image Stabilization No Yes
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 F3.5 F2.8
Min Aperture F32.0 F22.0
Aperture Ring Yes No
Diaphragm Blades 7 9
Optics
Optical Elements 14 19
Optical Groups 11 13
Special Elements unknown 3 SLD glass elements
Focusing
Min Focus Distance 0.47m 0.38m
Max Magnification 1X 1X
Autofocus Yes Yes
AF Motor Type Micromotor Ring-type ultrasonic
Full Time Manual Yes Yes
Focus Method Internal Internal
Distance Scale Yes Yes
DoF Scale Yes No
Distance Scale Yes Yes
Focus Distance Limiter Unknown yes
Physical Specs
Weight 920g 1150g
Diameter 85mm 80mm
Length 166mm 150mm
Materials Unknown Unknown
Weather Sealing Unknown Unknown
Filter Thread 72mm 72mm
Filter Notes filter effect control (FEC) Does not rotate
Hood Supplied Yes Unknown
Hood Code Unknown Unknown
Tripod Collar Yes Yes
Optional Accessories
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