Category Archives: Sigma

Sigma Announces 100-400mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM lens

Sigma has announced the 100-400mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM telephoto zoom lens. The lens is compact and lightweight optically stabilized with with a dust and splashproof mount. It weighs 1160g/41oz, is 182mm/7.2in long, and has a 67mm diameter filter thread. For quick control of the angle of view, the zoom ring incorporates a push/pull mechanism in additionContinue Reading

Sigma 14mm F1.8, 24-70mm F2.8 and 135mm F1.8 Art Lenses Announced

Sigma has announced two primes and one zoom for the high-end ‘Art’ lenses. New products are the Sigma 14mm F1.8, 24-70mm F2.8 and 135mm F1.8 Art. All three are designed for full-frame Canon, Nikon and Sigma bodies. According to Sigma, the ultra-wide 14mm F1.8 DG HSM is the ‘world’s first and only F1.8 ultra-wide-angle lens.’  The lensContinue Reading

New Sigma 135mm f/1.8 DG Art, 14mm f/1.8 DG Art, 24-70mm f/2.8 DG OS Art, 100-400mm DG OS C Coming Soon

Sigma will announce four new lenses for the upcoming CP + 2017 show. These will be the Sigma 135mm f/1.8 DG Art, 14mm f/1.8 DG Art, 24-70mm f/2.8 DG OS Art, 100-400mm DG OS C lenses. It appears that the star of the CP + 2017 event will be Sigma. New ART-series lenses are on their way for the Camera and Imaging ShowContinue Reading

Sigma 14mm f/1.8 and 135mm f/1.8 ART Lenses Coming in 2017

Sigma is once again rumored to be planning the launch of an Art-series prime lenses with bright aperture. The rumored lenses are the Sigma 135mm f/1.8 Art and Sigma 14mm f/1.8 Art. The Sigma 135mm f/1.8 OS Art telephoto-prime model has been rumored since way back in 2013. There is no such lens in the company’sContinue Reading

Sigma 85mm f/1.4 Art Lens Tested : Best Lens Ever

Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Lens for Nikon test results posted by DxOMark. The Art-series bright prime lens has been awarded as the highest score the benchmarking company has ever given. Sigma 85mm f/1.4 Art lens achieved a score of 50 points. This is currently best lens ever in the world, even better than the OtusContinue Reading

Sigma 12-24mm f/4 DG HSM Art Lens Test Results

Sigma 12-24mm f/4 DG HSM Art lens test results published by DxOMark.  The wide-angle zoom lens for full-frame DSLR cameras performed good performance. Sigma 12-24mm f/4 DG HSM Art lens test results shows very good sharpness with a score of 23 points. The optic tested on Canon EOS 5D Mark IV full-frame digital SLR camera. According to DxOMark test, they find the wide-angle optic shows the best performance found atContinue Reading

Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Lens Sample Images

First Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens sample images now available on the web. Before we get into the details let’s take a deeper look to this Sigma fast prime optic. As you know the ART series from Sigma delivers an exceptionally shallow depth of field and smooth bokeh. Sure it comes with high performance, a large f/1.4 aperture,Continue Reading

New Firmware Updates for Sigma 150-600mm F5-6.3 OS S/C Lenses

Sigma released new firmware updates for Sigma 150-600mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sports & Contemporary Lenses in Canon EF & Sigma SA mount. It improves AF accuracy and reduces the operating sound of the diaphragm blades when used with MC-11 Mount Converter on Sony E-mount cameras. Applicable products 150-600mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sports Lens ($1,999) isContinue Reading

Sigma MC-11 Mount Converter Firmware Version 1.02 Released

Sigma released a new firmware update version 1.02 for the MC-11 Mount Converter/Lens Adapter (EF-E). The new update adds support for Sigma 12-24mm F4 DG HSM Art, 85mm F1.4 DG HSM Art and 500mm F4 DG OS HSM Sports lenses. The Sigma MC-11 adapter priced for $249 and available at Amazon, B&H, Adorama stores. It is designed for Sony full frame and APS-C mirrorless cameras. With the MC-11Continue Reading