3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
Lens is much better than I expected, I initially wanted the nikon version to use at weddings, however I couldn't justify the cost and was a little disappointed that I had to go for this version.
After reading so many reviews and doing so much research into this lens the nikon 17-55 and the Tamron version I ended up choosing this one out of the 3.
I am so glad that I did, the build quality for this lens is much better than I expected the zoom ring feels very tight and solid and the front element looks very nice.
The only thing missing ergonomics wise is the old EX texture to the lens that sigma used to coat there lenses with which I was a fan of, this however doesn't… Read more
Purchased this for a Nikon D90, found it to be a little too flimsy, mounting screw seemed to work its way loose meaning the arm would begin to move that held the flash on. The whole braket sits arkwardly and means you cant really reach the shutter release button on your camera.
Maybe if you are a little more careful with it or mount it on a smaller point and shoot (which is what I think this is intended for) you may have better results.
Returned to Amazon via there brilliant returns policy which is partly why the item gets 3 stars as I consider the review score a reflection of the whole transaction not just the item.