Sigma 70mm F2.8 Art DG Macro Lens For Canon

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Quick Overview

  • EF-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format

  • Aperture Range: f/2.8 to f/22

  • Two FLD Elements, Two SLD Elements

  • Low Dispersion and Aspherical Elements

  • Super Multi-Layer Coating

  • 1:1 Magnification, 10.2" Min. Focus

  • Coreless DC AF Motor, Manual Override

  • Weather-Sealed, Brass Bayonet Mount

  • Rounded 9-Blade Diaphragm

  • Compatible with Sigma USB Dock
  • Sigma 70mm F2.8 Art DG Macro Lens For Canon

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    Optimized for notable image clarity at close working distances, the Canon EF-mount 70mm f/2.8 DG Macro Art Lens from Sigma is a true 1:1, life-size macro lens well-suited for close-up and macro subjects. As a member of the esteemed Art series of lenses, this short-telephoto prime is also distinguished by its sophisticated optical design that makes use of two FLD elements, two SLD elements, one anomalous partial dispersion/high refractive index element, and two aspherical elements to limit both chromatic and spherical aberrations for high clarity, sharpness, and color accuracy. A Super Multi-Layer Coating also enhances image quality by suppressing lens flare and ghosting for improved contrast and color fidelity in strong lighting conditions. Additionally, a rounded nine-blade diaphragm contributes to a pleasing bokeh quality.

    Benefitting the imaging assets is a coreless DC motor that offers quick and accurate autofocus performance along with full-time manual focus override. The physical design utilizes Thermally Stable Composite material for durability in a wide range of environments, and a brass bayonet mount also offers rigidity and mounting precision.

    • As part of the Art line within Sigma's Global Vision series, this lens is designed to achieve truly notable optical performance and is ideally suited for creative and artistic applications.

    • Short-telephoto prime, this lens is designed for full-frame Canon EF-mount DSLRs, however can also be used with APS-C models where it provides a 112mm equivalent focal length.

    • Two F Low Dispersion (FLD) elements, two Special Low Dispersion (SLD) elements, and one anomalous partial dispersion/high refractive index element are featured in the optical design, and help to reduce color fringing and chromatic aberrations for improved clarity and color accuracy.

    • Two aspherical elements are used to help limit distortion and spherical aberrations and also contribute to greater overall sharpness and accurate rendering.

    • True macro design affords a life-size 1:1 maximum magnification along with a 10.2" minimum focusing distance to suit working with close-up subjects.

    • A Super Multi-Layer Coating has been applied to lens elements in order to minimize lens flare and ghosting and contribute to producing contrast-rich and color-neutral imagery, even in backlit conditions.

    • Nine-blade rounded diaphragm contributes to a smooth and pleasing bokeh quality.

    • Coreless DC motor is used for quick and accurate autofocus performance. Additionally, an updated focusing algorithm, full-time manual focus override, large angle of rotation, and focus-by-wire system enable increased and controllable focus adjustment.

    • The lens is constructed using a Thermally Stable Composite (TSC) material, along with traditional metals, for greater precision and use in wide temperature variations.

    • The bayonet mount is constructed from brass for ensured accuracy and durability. Additionally, rubber sealing is incorporated in the mount design to render it dust- and splash-resistant.

    • Compatible with optional EM-140 DG Macro Ring Flash when used in conjunction with the separate 65mm Macro Flash Adapter for even lighting as close working distances.

    • Compatible with optional TC-1401 and TC-2001 Teleconverters to extend the effective focal length of the lens while retaining autofocus functionality.

    • This lens is compatible with the optional Sigma USB Dock for fine-tuning different lens characteristics and updating its firmware.

    Additional Information

    Lightspeed System ID 210000045595
    UPC 085126271541
    Amazon ASIN No
    Manuf. SKU 271954
    Specs
    Performance
    Focal Length 70mm
    Aperture Maximum: f/2.8
    Minimum: f/22
    Camera Mount Type Canon EF
    Format Compatibility 35mm Film / Full-Frame Digital Sensor
    Angle of View 34.3°
    Minimum Focus Distance 10.16" (25.8 cm)
    Magnification 1.0x
    Maximum Reproduction Ratio 1:1
    Optical Design 13 Elements in 10 Groups
    Diaphragm Blades 9, Rounded
    Features
    Autofocus Yes
    Physical
    Filter Thread Front: 49 mm
    Dimensions (DxL) Approx. 2.79 x 4.17" (70.8 x 105.8 mm)
    Weight 1.13 lb (515 g)
    What's Included
  • Sigma 70mm F2.8 Art DG Macro Lens For Canon
  • LCF-49 III 49mm Lens Cap
  • Rear Cap LCR II for Canon EF Mount Lenses
  • LH708-01 Lens Hood
  • Case
  • Limited 1-Year North and South America Warranty
  • Limited 3-Year U.S.A. Warranty Extension
  • Chicago QTY 8
    Cincinnati QTY 8
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