The type of photography that you are planning to use is an important decision factor. Here we have evaluated the Sigma 35mm F2 DG DN and the Lensbaby Burnside 35 for their suitability to various photography scenarios:
Size and Weight Comparison
Size of a lens is an important deciding factor when comparing two lenses.Lensbaby Burnside 35 is the longer of the two lenses at 70mm. The Sigma 35mm F2 DG DN with a length of 65mm is 5mm shorter. On the other hand, there is no difference between the max diameters of these lenses, both coming at 70mm.
Weight of a lens is as important as its external dimensions, especially if you are planning to hand hold your camera and lens combination for longer periods. Sigma 35mm F2 DG DN weighs 325g, which means it is 49g (13%) lighter than the Lensbaby Burnside 35 which has a weight of 374g.
Both Sigma 35mm F2 DG DN and Lensbaby Burnside 35 has the same Sony E lens mount. Some of the latest released cameras that are compatible with the Sony E lenses are Sony A7R V, Sony FX30 and Sony A7 IV.
Sigma 35mm F2 DG DN is also available in Leica L mount.
Lensbaby Burnside 35 is also available in Canon EF , Fujifilm X, Micro Four Thirds, Nikon F (FX), Pentax KAF, Samsung NX and Sony Alpha mounts.