Sigma 200mm f/2 DG OS HSM Sports lens patented in Japan

Sigma filed a patent related to a 200mm f/2 DG OS HSM telephoto prime lens in Japan.

The lens in the patent application has a constant focal length and from the DG designation we understand it is designed for full-frame digital SLR cameras.

Sigma 200mm f/2 DG OS HSM Sports lens is in development and if it becomes available in the market it will be ideal for action and sports photography.

Sigma 200mm f/2 DG OS HSM Sports lens is in the works

Sigma 200mm f/2 DG OS HSM Sports lens patented in Japan

The telephoto prime lens comes with a 1.4x TELE CONVERTER. The main competitiors of the Sigma 200mm f/2L IS USM lens will be the Canon EF 200mm f/2L IS USM and Nikon 200mm f/2G ED VR II models and both are priced around ($5,500). If we see this lens in mass production than we can expect the price will be much cheaper.

Take a look at the patent details below translated by Google.

  • Patent Publication No. 2016-45314
    • Published 2016.4.4
    • Filing date 2014.8.21
  • The master lens
    • Focal length 194.93
    • F-number 2.05
    • Full angle of view 2ω 12.70
    • The image height Y 21.63
    • Overall length of the lens 231.33
    • BF 60.2233
  • Complex lens
    • Focal length 274.52
    • F-number 2.89
    • Full angle of view 2ω 9.06
    • The image height Y 21.63
    • Overall length of the lens 252.18
    • BF 39.5088