This Sigma 14 mm f/3.5 Lens is compact enough to fit into a photographer's bag with its 2.9-inch length and 3.2-inch diameter. Carrying around equipment with this Sigma Camera Lens for Minolta attached to it will not cause fatigue, as it only weighs 18.9 ozBeing a 14 mm f/3.5 lens allows its user to fit more items into the frame of the picture than other products. A 7.1-inch closest focusing distance means that this Sigma 14 mm f/3.5 Lens can focus on items that are very close to the end of the product. This Sigma Camera Lens for Minolta works well for amateurs and professionals alike, as it features autofocus. Low lighting situations and photo shoots requiring more exposure are not a problem with the f/3.5 maximum aperture of this 14 mm f/3.5 lens. When hunting for a wide-angle 35 mm SLR lens for a Minolta camera, this Sigma 14 mm f/3.5 Lens has the qualities and features to make any photographer satisfied.