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Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM versus Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM versus Sigma 105mm F2.8 EX DG Macro Canon

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Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM

DxOMark Score

Best at f=100mm & f/2.8[?]
26

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
16P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
3.2TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.1%
Vignetting
[?]
-1.5EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
11µm
dxomark
Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM

DxOMark Score

Best at f=100mm & f/2.8[?]
21

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
15P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
3.4TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.2%
Vignetting
[?]
-1.4EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
4µm
dxomark
Sigma 105mm F2.8 EX DG Macro Canon

DxOMark Score

Best at f=105mm & f/2.8[?]
24

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
15P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
3.3TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.1%
Vignetting
[?]
-0.9EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
4µm
dxomark
Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM
Announced2009-10-01 
Indicative price (USD) 969 
Aperturef/2.8  
Focal range (mm) 100  
Filter diameter (mm) 67 
Max diameter (mm) 77.7 
Mount typeCanon EF  
StabilizationYes  
AF MotorUSM  
Zoom type/  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountNo (optional)  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusYes  
Number of lenses15  
Number of groups12  
Diaphragm blades9  
Circular apertureYes  
Length (mm)123  
Weight (gr)625  

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Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM
Announced2000-03-01 
Indicative price (USD) 536 
Aperturef/2.8  
Focal range (mm) 100  
Filter diameter (mm) 58 
Max diameter (mm) 79 
Mount typeCanon EF  
StabilizationNo  
AF MotorUSM  
Zoom type/  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountNo  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusYes  
Number of lenses12  
Number of groups8  
Diaphragm blades8  
Circular apertureNo  
Length (mm)119  
Weight (gr)600  

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Sigma 105mm F2.8 EX DG Macro Canon
Announced2004-06-01 
Indicative price (USD) 640 
Aperturef/2.8  
Focal range (mm) 105  
Filter diameter (mm) 58 
Max diameter (mm) 74 
Mount typeCanon EF  
StabilizationNo  
AF MotorDC  
Zoom type/  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountNo  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusNo  
Number of lenses11  
Number of groups10  
Diaphragm blades8  
Circular apertureNo  
Length (mm)95  
Weight (gr)450  

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Aperture: 0
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in EV

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Focal: 100
 
Focal: 100
 
Focal: 105
Aperture: 2.8 - 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 32
 
Aperture: 2.8 - 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 32
 
Aperture: 2.8 - 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 45

in micrometer