Sigma 35mm f/2 DG DN Contemporary Lens Compared to the Tamron 35mm f/2.8 Di III OSD M1:2 Lens

SpecificationsSigma 35mm f/2 DG DN Contemporary LensTamron 35mm f/2.8 Di III OSD M1:2 Lens
  Sigma 35mm f/2 DG DN Contemporary Lens Tamron 35mm f/2.8 Di III OSD M1:2 Lens
Year Introduced20202019
Mounts OnFull-FrameFull Frame, APS-C
Lenses / Groups10/99/8
Angle of View: Diagonal63.4°63° 26'
 
Aperture  
Aperture Range - Wide / Long f/2.0-22 f/2.8-22
Number of Aperture Blades 9 7
Rounded Aperture? Y Y
 
Weight  
Manufacturer Specification Weight 11.5 oz  (325g) 7.4 oz  (210g)
Actual Weight 11.4 oz  (323g) 7.4 oz  (210g)
Lens Hood Weight 1.7 oz  (48.1g) 0.5 oz  (15g)
In-Use Weight 13.1 oz  (371.1g) 7.9 oz  (225g)
 
Size  
Manufacturer Spec Size (DxL) 2.76 x 2.65”  (70 x 67.4mm) 2.87 x 2.5”  (73 x 63.5mm)
Measured Size (DxL) 2.75 x 2.85”  (70 x 72.5mm) 2.87 x 2.73”  (73 x 69.3mm)
Max Length at Full Extension 2.85”  (72.5mm) 2.73”  (69.3mm)
Internal Focusing? / Extends with Focusing? Y / N Y / N
Lens Hood Size (DxL) 3.08 x 1.29”  (78.2 x 32.8mm) 3.13 x 0.65”  (79.5 x 16.4mm)
Lens Length with Hood (Min-Max) 3.91 - 3.91”  (99.4 - 99.4mm) 3.07 - 3.07”  (77.9 - 77.9mm)
Size of Rings: Focus / Zoom 0.52”  (13.2mm) 0.68”  (17.3mm)
Filter Size 58mm  UV ► CP ► 67mm  UV ► CP ►
Front Element (Filter Mount) Rotates N N
 
Focus  
AF Motor Type Stepping Motor OSD
Full Time Manual Focus Y Y
Focus Ring Rotation 750° 2340°
Focus Limiter? / Focus Limiter Ranges N N
Distance Scale? / Type N N
 
Close Focus  
Specified Min Focus Distance 10.63”  (270mm) 5.87”  (149mm)
Tested Min Focus Distance (Wide / Long) 9.72”  (247mm) 5.75”  (146mm)
Maximum Magnification (MM) 0.18x 0.50x
 
Features  
Tripod Ring Included? / Removable? N /
Zoom Ring Lock Switch? N
Lens Hood Included / Model? Y / LH636-01 Buy ► Y / HF053 Buy ►
Weather Sealed? / Filter Required? Y / Y /
Image Stabilization? / Stops? / Tripod Sensing? N N
Extender Compatible? N N
Case Included? / Type? N / N /
47.25" x 31.5" Subject Framing Distance 35mm = 3.85' 35mm = 3.91'
1200mm x 800mm Subject Framing Distance 35mm = 1175mm 35mm = 1191mm
 
Review Sigma 35mm f/2 DG DN Contemporary Lens Tamron 35mm f/2.8 Di III OSD M1:2 Lens
 
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