Sigma has announced the development of the Sigma 105mm F1.4 DG HSM Art lens.
This will be the longest F1.4 lens in the Art series to date, comprising 17 elements in 12 groups and includes an Arca-Swiss tripod collar.
The dust- and splash-resistant Sigma lens will be available for Canon EF, Nikon F mount DSLR as well as Sony E-mount cameras. The long-prime lens will also compatible with Canon Lens Aberration Correction.
Sigma boasts that the 105mm delivers ‘unsurpassed F1.4 performance’ and ‘exceptional peripheral brightness.’ No pricing or availability is given at announcement.
Sigma 105mm F1.4 DG HSM Art lens
|Lens construction||17 elements in 12 groups|
|Angle of view||23.3°|
|Number of diaphragm blades||9 (Rounded diaphragm)|
|Minimum focusing distance||100cm / 39.4in.|
|Maximum magnification ratio||1：8.3|
(diameter x length)
|Φ115.9㎜ × 131.5㎜ / φ4.6in.×5.2in.|
|Weight||1,645g / 58oz.|
The Bokeh Master with Longest Focal Length Among Sigma Wide-Aperture F1.4 Art Lenses
The brand new Sigma 105mm F1.4 DG HSM Art is the ninth lens in the Sigma F1.4 lineup. Designed for full-frame cameras and incorporating 17 optical elements in 12 groups, this lens offers minimal optical aberration and delivers incredible resolution and stunning contrast with a beautiful bokeh effect, making it an ideal solution for portrait photography. Featuring the Sports line level dust- and splash-proof design, this lens can be used during varying weather conditions. The high-speed, high-accuracy autofocus helps photographers react in an instant to capture those special moments.
Other lens highlights include carbon fiber reinforced plastic hood for durability; compatibility with Sony E-Mount cameras; and compatibility of the Canon mount lens with the Canon Lens Aberration Correction function.
Release date and price: TBD
Accessories: Case, Cover Hood (LH1113-01), tripod socket (TS-111), protective cover (PT-21)
Corresponding AF mounts: SIGMA, Nikon, Canon, and Sony E-mount
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