Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM Lens Pricing and Availability Announced

Sigma has announced the price and availability of the 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art lens.  Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM is the world’s first lens offering an aperture of f1.8 throughout the zoom range for APS-C cameras.

The Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM is standard zoom-lens for digital single lens reflex cameras with APS-C size sensors. Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM lens offers a focal range equivalent to 27-52.5mm in the 35mm format.

The 9 blade rounded diaphragm creates an attractive round bokeh at large-aperture settings.

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Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM Lens Pricing and Availability Announced

Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art lens release date is August 15 and has a price tag of $799. The new Sigma lens will be available for all APS-C cameras.

Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM for Canon $799 Amazon
Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM for Nikon $799 Amazon
Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM for Sony $799 Amazon

Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM lens will be available for Sigma, Canon and Nikon along with Sony A-mount and Pentax mount.

Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM Lens Specs

Lens Construction 17 elements in 12 groups
Minimum aperture F16
Filter size φ72㎜
Angle of view (35mm equivalent) 76.5° – 44.2°
Minimum focusing distance 28cm/11.0in.
Dimensions (Diameter x Length) φ78㎜x 121mm/3.1in. x 4.8in.
Number of diaphragm blades 9 (Rounded diaphragm)
Maximum magnification ratio 1:4.3
Weight 810g / 28.6oz.