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The Sigma 35mm f/1.4 DG HSM must be considered one of the finest 35mm DSLR lenses available today. The sharpness and contrast, bokeh, and correction of color errors is first rate. The resulting images have a terrific “3D” look to them.
Testing done on the Canon 5D Mark III shows that the Sigma 35/1.4 DG HSM is a significant step up from Canon’s venerable 35mm f/1.4L.
Nikon testing remains (against the Nikon 35/1.4G), but the results on Canon suggest that the Sigma will compete quite favorably against the Nikon 35/1.4G, and (speculation) possibly outdo it in some ways (such as correction for color errors). In fact my impression is that the Sigma compares very favorably even against the Zeiss 35mm f/1.4 Distagon.
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