With close-focusing to 7.25 inches and magnification at 1:2.6, it’s perfect for tabletop shooters. Our tests found it optically superior to some pricier glass.
Standout Spec: Distortion control. Visible at 18mm, but Imperceptible at 28mm and 50mm focal lengths.
Lens Test: Sigma 18-50mm f/2.8 EX DC Macro
Pentax 16–50mm f/2.8 DA* SDM
Olympus Zuiko Digital 50–200mm f/2.8–3.5 ED
Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS
Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II
Canon EOS 50D
Canon EOS 7D