Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 DG Macro Telephoto Zoom Lens

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Key Features

  • 70-300mm focal length
  • 105-450mm equivalent focal length on APS-C cameras, 112-480mm equivalent focal length on Canon APS-C cameras
  • F4-5.6 maximum aperture; F22-32 minimum
  • Micromotor-type AF motor without full-time manual focusing
  • 58mm filters
  • 0.95m/37.40" minimum focus
  • Available in Canon EF, Pentax KAF, Sony Alpha, Sigma SA, Nikon F (FX) mounts

Product Description

Sigma’s 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG Macro is a budget telephoto zoom lens. With a range that is useful for candid portraiture, capturing children playing in the backyard, amateur sports or even wildlife at the zoo, it’s great on vacation for capturing scenic details or even groups of flowers in a garden. The Sigma 70-300mm offers a 4X zoom ratio in a compact lens that is easily carried in your camera bag or left on the camera as you travel.

Specs

Principal specifications
Lens type Zoom lens
Max Format size 35mm FF
Focal length 70–300 mm
Image stabilisation No
Lens mount Canon EF, Pentax KAF, Sony Alpha, Sigma SA, Nikon F (FX)
Aperture
Maximum aperture F4.0 - F5.6
Minimum aperture F22.0 - F32.0
Aperture ring No
Number of diaphragm blades 9
Optics
Elements 14
Groups 10
Special elements / coatings 1 SLD glass element
Focus
Minimum focus 0.95 m (37.4)
Maximum magnification 0.5×
Autofocus Yes
Motor type Micromotor
Full time manual No
Focus method Extending front
Focus notes Switch allows close-up focusing in the 200-300mm focal lengthrange
Distance scale Yes
DoF scale Yes
Physical
Weight 550 g (1.21 lb)
Diameter 77 mm (3.02)
Length 122 mm (4.8)
Materials Metal mount
Sealing No
Zoom method Rotary (extending)
Filter thread 58 mm
Filter notes rotates on focusing
Hood supplied Yes
Tripod collar No

Warranty Information

"Beginning July 1, 2013, all brand new Sigma Products purchased from authorized Sigma dealers are covered under the 1 year America warranty (North and South America) and U.S.A. extended warranties for a period of three (3) years against defects in manufacturing and workmanship only. Your warranty period begins the day you purchase your Sigma camera, lens and/or flash and runs for a total period of four years from that date (please refer to the warranty policy included with your product)."

Go to Sigma's warranty registration page for more information and to register your Sigma product. DPReview GearShop is an authorized Sigma dealer in the United States.

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