The Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Sports Lens is an ever-evolving lens that’s now available in the Sports line to produce astonishing image quality, definitely meeting all stringent needs that professional photographers require in a lens.
With Intelligent Optical Stabilization incorporated into the 70-200mm lens from Sigma and adopting the latest algorithm to deliver outstanding image stabilization throughout its zoom range when capturing fast moving subjects.
With a maximum aperture of f/2.8, the 70-200mm lens performs exceptionally well in low light conditions, and still delivers that high-quality that every professional photographer seeks. Definitely a lens that performs well in various challenging scenes, from sports to news, landscape and even portrait photography.
The all-rounder 70-200mm lens sports a powerful HSM (Hyper Sonic Motor), that offers a high-speed Autofocus with an updated algorithm – allowing you to capture rapid photography movement.
The lens construction combines 10 exclusive low-dispersion glass elements that includes nine FLD (“F” Low Dispersion) glass elements and one SLD (Special Low Dispersion) glass element to deliver outstanding correction of colour aberration – which leads to a sharper and high-resolution image from the center to the corners of the image, definitely a must have for every professional photographer.
Shoot with confidence in all weather conditions, as the Sigma 70-200mm lens incorporates a water- and oil-repellent coating to the forefront and rear lenses – allowing you to wipe water away easily and also prevents oil and fat marks from sticking to the surface.
The beauty of this lens is that features a dust-proof and splash-proof construction with a special sealing that’s been applied to the manual focus ring, zoom ring, mount connection and the cover connection – making it the ideal lens to perform in all types of weather.
A Multi-Layer Coating has also been applied to the lens to effectively reduce flare and ghosting, being a game changer to photographers as it produces a much sharper image and high contrast image, even in backlit conditions.
The lens incorporates a rounded 11-blade diaphragm that creates an attractive blur in the out-of-focus areas, known as Bokeh.
Other Features Include:
- Focus Limiter
- Manual Override
- High-precision, rugged brass bayonet mount
- Autofocus function switch with preset AF modes
- Magnesium alloy barrel