Sigma 24-70mm F2.8 EX DG
Launched September 2008


24-70mm f/2.8 EX DG HSM
Compact large aperture standard zoom lens equipped with HSM

  • Large aperture standard zoom lens
  • ELD and SLD glass provides excellent correction of aberrations
  • Super Multi Layer Coating reduces flare and ghosting
  • Equipped with HSM ensuring quiet and high speed AF
  • Rounded 9 blade diaphragm creates an attractive blur

The Sigma Corporation is pleased to announce the new 24-70mm F2.8 EX DG HSM.

This large aperture standard zoom lens covers focal lengths from 24mm and is housed in a compact construction. The latest optical design provides an overall length of 94.7cm.

It is ideal for general photography such as portraiture and landscapes. The Super Multi Layer Coating reduces flare and ghosting. ELD (Extraordinary Low Dispersion) glass, two SLD (Special Low Dispersion) glass elements and three aspherical lenses provide excellent correction of all types of aberrations. Superior optical performance is ensured throughout the entire zoom range.

This lens incorporates HSM (Hyper Sonic Motor), ensuring a quiet and high speed AF as well as full time manual focusing capability. This lens has a minimum focusing distance of 38cm and a maximum magnification ratio of 1:5.3. The rounded 9 blades diaphragm creates an attractive blur.

It is possible to attach the included petal-type hood to block out extraneous light.

Construction 14 Elements in 12 Groups
Focal Length 24-70mm
Maximum Aperture ƒ2.8
Minimum Aperture ƒ22
Field of View 84.1-34.3°
Minimum Focus Distance 38cm
Number of blades 9
Maximum Magnification 1:5.3
Zooming System N/A
Filter Size 82mm
Diameter 88.6mm
Length 94.7mm
Weight TBA
SRP at launch: £899.99
Available Mounts: Sigma AF, Canon AF, Nikon AF, Pentax AF, Sony AF

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