Sigma 50-500mm f/4.5-6.3 APO DG OS HSM Lens for Canon EOS
Product #21159
SKU 738954
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Sigma 50-500mm f/4.5-6.3 APO DG OS HSM Lens for Canon EOS

Product #21159 | SKU 738954
Usually ships in 2 - 3 working days

Product Features
  • For Digital SLRs w/ Canon EF/EF-S Mount
  • Full Size or APS Size Chip Cameras
  • Standard to Super Telephoto Zoom
  • OS (Optical Stabiliser) Minimises Blur
  • Hyper Sonic Motor (HSM)
Our Price $1,995.00


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This 50-500mm f/4.5-6.3 APO DG OS HSM Lens for Canon EOS  from Sigma is a zoom lens for digital SLR cameras with a Canon EF or EF-S lens mount. The lens has a standard to ultra telephoto zoom range that is ideal for nature, wildlife, or sports photography. The range translates into an equivalent 75-750mm when used with digital SLR cameras with an APS size chip. The lens is also compatible with full frame cameras. You can even increase your telephoto range by using the Sigma APO teleconverters.

The OS (Optical Stabiliser) system minimises image blur caused by camera shake, and offers the equivalent of shooting at a shutter speed 3-4 stops faster. This allows handheld telephoto zoom shooting even in poorly lit conditions.

The use of the OS (Optical Stabiliser) system, HSM (Hyper Sonic Motor), APO apochromatic design, four elements of SLD (Special Low Dispersion) glass, and multicoated optics all enable this lens to provide a high level of performance throughout its entire zoom range. A rear focus system insures quick, convenient manual focus and a non-rotating front barrel.

The improved DG lens design corrects for various aberrations. This lens is specially coated to get the best colour balance, while cutting down on ghosting caused by reflections from the digital image sensor. The lens provides the utmost correction against lateral chromatic aberration, which is a serious problem for digital SLR cameras.

Key Features

  • Designed for use with full frame digital SLR cameras. May also be used with smaller APS-C size sensors with a corresponding effective increase in focal length to about 75 to 750mm with most cameras
  • Standard to ultra telephoto zoom range makes this the perfect to carry when you only have room for one lens.
  • The OS system uses two sensors inside the lens to detect vertical and horizontal movement of the camera. It works by moving an optical image stabilising lens group, to effectively compensate for camera shake. It automatically detects movement of the camera and compensates for camera shake when shooting a moving subject such as motor sports.
  • The HSM (Hyper Sonic Motor) system ensures quiet and high-speed auto focusing with full time manual focus override.
  • Four Special Low Dispersion (SLD) elements provide excellent correction for chromatic aberration.
  • The improved DG lens design corrects for various aberrations.
  • Super Multi Layer (SML) coating reduces ghost and flare.
Performance
Focal Length 50 - 500mm
Aperture Maximum: f/4.5 - 6.3
Minimum: f/22
Camera Mount Type Canon EF
Format Compatibility 35mm Film / Full-Frame Digital Sensor
Canon (APS-C)
Angle of View 46.8° - 5.0°
Minimum Focus Distance 49.99 cm
Magnification 0.32x
Maximum Reproduction Ratio 1:3
Optical Design 22 Elements in 6 Groups
Diaphragm Blades 9
Features
Image Stabilisation Yes
Autofocus Yes
Tripod Collar Yes
Physical
Filter Thread 95 mm
Dimensions (DxL) Approx. 10.41 x 21.84 cm
Weight 1.96 kg

In The Box

  • Sigma 50-500mm f/4.5-6.3 APO DG OS HSM Lens for Canon EOS
  • Front & Rear Caps
  • Lens Hood
  • Tripod Collar
  • Step-down Ring 95-86mm
  • Case
  • Strap

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In The Box

  • Sigma 50-500mm f/4.5-6.3 APO DG OS HSM Lens for Canon EOS
  • Front & Rear Caps
  • Lens Hood
  • Tripod Collar
  • Step-down Ring 95-86mm
  • Case
  • Strap

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Product:
Sigma 50-500mm f/4.5-6.3 APO DG OS HSM Lens for Canon EOS
Manufacturer:
Sigma
Model:
738954
SKU:
738954
RM Product #:
21159
Maximum Aperture:
f/4.5-6.3
Zooms/Primes:
Zoom Lenses
Lens Type:
All-In-One Zoom