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Tamron SP AF180mm F/3.5 Di LD (IF) MACRO 1:1 Canon versus Sigma 150mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM APO Macro Canon versus Canon EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro USM

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Tamron SP AF180mm F/3.5 Di LD (IF) MACRO 1:1 Canon

DxOMark Score

Best at f=180mm & f/3.5[?]
17

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
9P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
3.8TStop
Distortion
[?]
0%
Vignetting
[?]
-1.3EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
5µm
dxomark
Sigma 150mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM APO Macro Canon

DxOMark Score

Best at f=150mm & f/2.8[?]
22

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
15P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
3.4TStop
Distortion
[?]
0%
Vignetting
[?]
-1.3EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
6µm
dxomark
Canon EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro USM

DxOMark Score

Best at f=180mm & f/3.5[?]
20

Lens Metric Scores

Sharpness
[?]
12P-Mpix
Transmission
[?]
4.1TStop
Distortion
[?]
0.1%
Vignetting
[?]
-1.1EV
Chr. aberration
[?]
6µm
dxomark
Tamron SP AF180mm F/3.5 Di LD (IF) MACRO 1:1 Canon
Announced2002-10-01 
Indicative price (USD) 690 
Aperturef/3.5  
Focal range (mm) 180  
Filter diameter (mm) 920 
Max diameter (mm) 84.8 
Mount typeCanon EF  
StabilizationNo  
AF MotorDC motor  
Zoom type/  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountYes  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusNo  
Number of lenses14  
Number of groups11  
Diaphragm blades7  
Circular apertureNo  
Length (mm)165.7  
Weight (gr)920  

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dxomark
Sigma 150mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM APO Macro Canon
Announced2010-09-01 
Indicative price (USD) 1099 
Aperturef/2.8  
Focal range (mm) 150  
Filter diameter (mm) 72 
Max diameter (mm) 79 
Mount typeCanon EF  
StabilizationYes  
AF MotorHSM  
Zoom type/  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountYes  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusYes  
Number of lenses19  
Number of groups13  
Diaphragm blades9  
Circular apertureYes  
Length (mm)150  
Weight (gr)1179  

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Canon EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro USM
Announced1996-04-01 
Indicative price (USD) 1500 
Aperturef/3.5  
Focal range (mm) 180  
Filter diameter (mm) 72 
Max diameter (mm) 82.5 
Mount typeCanon EF  
StabilizationNo  
AF MotorUSM  
Zoom type/  
Rotating front elementNo  
Tripod mountYes  
ColorBlack  
Full-Time manual focusYes  
Number of lenses14  
Number of groups12  
Diaphragm blades8  
Circular apertureYes  
Length (mm)186.6  
Weight (gr)1090  

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dxomark

in P-Mpix
Focal: 180
 
Focal: 150
 
Focal: 180
Aperture: 0
 
Aperture: 0
 
Aperture: 0
Focal: 180
 
Focal: 150
 
Focal: 180

in EV

in EV
Focal: 180
 
Focal: 150
 
Focal: 180
Aperture: 3.5 - 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 32
 
Aperture: 2.8 - 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 22
 
Aperture: 3.5 - 4 - 5.6 - 8 - 11 - 32

in micrometer