Sigma 28mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Lens Compared to the Zeiss 28mm f/1.4 Otus Lens

SpecificationsSigma 28mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art LensZeiss 28mm f/1.4 Otus Lens
  Sigma 28mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Lens Zeiss 28mm f/1.4 Otus Lens
Year Introduced20182015
Mounts OnFull Frame, APS-CFull Frame, APS-C
Lenses / Groups17/1216/13
Angle of View: Diagonal75.4°75°
Angle of View: Horizontal65°
Angle of View: Vertical46°
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/1.4-16 f/1.4-16
Number of Aperture Blades 9 9
Rounded Aperture? Y
Manufacturer Specification Weight 30.5 oz  (865g) 49.1 oz  (1390g)
Actual Weight 30.5 oz  (865g) 47.7 oz  (1350g)
Lens Hood Weight 1.8 oz  (50g) 2.1 oz  (60g)
In-Use Weight 32.3 oz  (915g) 49.8 oz  (1410g)
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 3.26 x 4.24”  (82.8 x 107.7mm) 4.29 x 5.39”  (108.9 x 137mm)
Measured Size (DxL) 3.26 x 4.56”  (83 x 115.9mm) 4.28 x 5.4”  (108.8 x 137.1mm)
Max Length at Full Extension 4.56”  (115.9mm) 5.4”  (137.1mm)
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 3.96 x 2.04”  (100.6 x 51.9mm) 4.64 x 1.94”  (117.9 x 49.4mm)
Lens Length with Hood (Min-Max) 6.26 - 6.26”  (159 - 159mm) 7.02 - 7.02”  (178.3 - 178.3mm)
Size of Rings: Focus / Zoom 1.88”  (47.7mm) 1.2”  (30.4mm)
Filter Size 77mm  UV ► CP ► 95mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N N
AF Motor Type HSM
Full Time Manual Focus Y
Focus Ring Rotation 110° 120°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges N N
Distance Scale? / Type Y / Window Y / Engraved
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 11.02”  (280mm) 11.81”  (300mm)
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 9.92”  (252mm) 11.69”  (297mm)
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.19x 0.16x
Lens Hood Included / Model? Y / LH828-01 Buy ► Y /
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? Y / N
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? N N
Extender Compatible? N N
Case Included? / Type? Y / Padded Nylon N /
47.25" x 31.5" Subject Framing Distance 28mm = 3.51' 28mm = 3.6'
1200mm x 800mm Subject Framing Distance 28mm = 1069mm 28mm = 1098mm
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