- F2.8 aperture
- 72mm (drop-in type) filter size
- F5.6 ultra-telephoto zoom lens capable of auto-focus
- super multi-layer lens coating
- SLD (Special Low Dispersion) and ELD (Extraordinary Low Dispersion) glass elements
- 17 Elements in 13 Groups
- 500mm focal length
- Compatibility: with APS-C and Full Frame Sensor DSLR Cameras
- 2 Years Genuine Warranty with Sigma Australia
Sigma APO 200-500mm f/2.8 EX DG Lens has F2.8 aperture at the 500mm focal length making it the first large-aperture ultra telephoto zoom lens. Mounted with the lens is the specially designed attachment for F5.6 ultra-telephoto zoom lens making it capable of auto-focusing. A drop-in 72mm filter holder at the end of the lens barrel can be revoleved to make use of the polarizing filter to intensify color saturation and cut glare. The lens' super multi-layer coating minimizes ghosting and flare which give high definition contrast images all throughout the zoom range. There are 17 elements in 13 groups within the lens and 1 SLD (Special Low Dispersion) and 3 ELD (Extraordinary Low Dispersion) glass elements are incorporated for applicable compensation of color aberration. It is compatible with APS-C and Full Frame Sensor DSLR Cameras.
Product Features in Detail
The first large-aperture ultra telephoto zoom lens of its type
The first ultra telephoto zoom lens to provide an aperture of F2.8 at the 500mm focal length. This lens can be used to create amazing image expression with various types of photography such astrophotography, portraits, wildlife and sports.
A dedicated attachment
With the dedicated attachment mounted, the lens becomes a 400-1000mm F5.6 ultra-telephoto zoom lens capable of auto-focus shooting.
Superior image quality
One SLD (Special Low Dispersion) and three ELD (Extraordinary Low Dispersion) glass elements are employed for effective compensation of color aberration. The Super Multi-Layer Coating reduces flare and ghosting and provides high contrast images throughout the entire zoom range.
Circular polarizing filter
A drop-in 72mm filter holder in the rear part of the lens barrel can be rotated to facilitate the use of filters, including a polarizing filter.
Li-ion battery BP-21
The dedicated Li-ion battery BP-21 is used to power the zooming and AF operation.
Easy Operation and Handling
For the convenience of the photographer, focusing distance and focal length is displayed on the LCD panel built in the rear of the lens. It is possible to switch the camera to vertical position easily by loosening a knob in the rear of lens body.
Included in the Box
Sigma APO 200-500mm f/2.8 EX DG Lens
Exclusive hard case
400-1,000mm F5.6 attachment
2 Years Genuine Warranty with Sigma Australia
This Sigma APO 200-500mm f/2.8 EX DG Lens comes with 2 Years Genuine Warranty with Sigma Australia.
Our products are sourced from authorised Australian suppliers and therefore come with genuine Australian warranty.
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Lens Construction 17 Elements in 13 Groups Angle of View (for SD1) 12.3 - 5 degrees Number of Diaphragm Blades 9pcs Minimum Aperture F22 Minimum Focusing Distance 200-500cm / 78.7-196.9in. Maximum Magnification 1:7.7 Filter Size 72mm (drop-in type) Dimensions Diameter 236.5mm x Length 726mm / 9.3in. x 28.6in(Hood included) Weight 15,700g / 553.7oz.
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