Sigma 24-70mm f2.8 DG OS HSM Art lens for Nikon

Product Description

Sigma 24-70mm F2.8 DG OS HSM Art lens for Nikon Top-level performance optimised for the era of ultra-high-megapixel cameras The performance and functionality that pros in all fields require - What photographers demand from the 24-70mm F2.8 specification is much more than outstanding image quality. They... read more

Sigma 24-70mm F2.8 DG OS HSM Art lens for Nikon

Top-level performance optimised for the era of ultra-high-megapixel cameras

The performance and functionality that pros in all fields require - What photographers demand from the 24-70mm F2.8 specification is much more than outstanding image quality. They want all the features that make this a go-to lens for a wide range of photographic opportunities, including optical design ideal for the latest ultra-high-megapixel digital cameras, hypersonic motor (HSM) for high-speed autofocus, optical stabiliser (OS) with powerful stabilisation effect, dust- and splash-proof mount with rubber sealing, and a metal barrel for a stable, rigid feel. This all-new 24-70mm F2.8 lens from SIGMA delivers the performance and functionality that help pros succeed in news, nature, and many other fields of photography.

Art line delivers high-level artistic expression - SIGMA is organising all its interchangeable lenses into three product lines: Contemporary, Art, and Sports, each with a distinctive concept. Designed with a focus on sophisticated optical performance and abundant expressive power, our Art line lenses deliver high-level artistic expression. Offering astonishing rendering performance that meets the highest standard, they are perfect for landscapes, portraits, still-lifes, close-ups, and casual snaps. They are made for the kind of photography that unleashes the inner artist. A powerful ally in every genre of photography, SIGMA's Art line lenses excel both in the studio for formal works and outdoors for impressive shots of architecture, starry skies, and many other scenes.

SIGMA's Art line: a focus on high resolution - To fulfil the uncompromising image quality standard of the Art line, this lens features a power distribution that has been optimised in exacting detail. This is the lens for those who desire consistent resolution at maximum F2.8 brightness or lower and complete control of the beautiful bokeh effect.

Outstanding optical performance - Three SLD glass lens elements and four aspherical lens elements help minimise optical aberrations. To ensure outstanding image quality from the centre to the edges of the photograph, the optical system minimises coma, which causes points of light to streak, and transverse chromatic aberration, which cannot be corrected by adjusting the aperture. The optical system also minimises distortion, which can be particularly evident in wide-angle shots, resulting in excellent optical performance throughout the zoom range.

A 24-70mm F2.8 lens that meets the high standards of the Art line - SIGMA has continuously pioneered 24-70mm F2.8 lenses that are a step ahead of the times. The first model of this specification, SIGMA 24-70mm F2.8 EX DG ASPHERICAL DF, launched in 2001. Representing the fourth generation of the family, the new SIGMA 24-70mm F2.8 DG OS HSM | Art accomplishes a challenging feat in optical design: incorporating optical stabiliser functionality in a large-diameter standard zoom. By leveraging all of its design and manufacturing expertise, SIGMA has ensured that this new lens fulfils the uncompromising requirements of the Art line for image and build quality.

Bokeh that is a cut above - At wide-open aperture, this lens offers outstanding photographic expression. The area in focus is extremely sharp, while the background exhibits a beautiful bokeh effect with only slight spherical aberration. Since large-diameter zoom lenses are often used at wide-open aperture, SIGMA has paid close attention to the shape of the bokeh, aiming for perfect circularity.

Incorporating advanced aspherical lens processing technology - Aspherical lenses necessitate refined expertise in the design and manufacturing of advanced, high-performance lenses. SIGMA's representative products to feature this technology were the SIGMA 12-24mm F4 DG HSM | Art and SIGMA 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | Art, which both incorporated large %E2%8C%8080mm aspherical lenses as their front lens element.

Building on the success of these predecessors, the SIGMA 24-70mm F2.8 DG OS HSM | Art incorporates an aspherical lens element that helps achieve extremely high resolution. This element is much thicker at the centre than the edges, and forming its unusual shape is a feat of manufacturing technology. Moreover, SIGMA processes the surface of this aspherical lens element with ultra-precise tolerances that are measured in hundredths of a micrometre. This extremely fine surface allows the SIGMA 24-70mm F2.8 DG OS HSM | Art to

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Sigma 24-70mm f2.8 DG OS HSM Art lens for Nikon Specification

  • Lens Construction: 19 Elements in 14 Groups
  • Angle of View (for SD1): 84.1 -34.3 degrees
  • Number of Diaphragm Blades: 9 (Rounded diaphragm)
  • Minimum Aperture: F22
  • Minimum Focusing Distance: 37cm
  • Maximum Magnification: 1:4.8
  • Filter size: 82mm
  • Dimensions: 8.8 x 10.76 cm
  • Weight: 1020 g


Barcode: 085126576554


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Customer Reviews

By Ben on 11th April 2023
"I got this as a less expensive replacement for my Nikon 24-70mm f2.8 and so far, it's doing the job very nicely. When comparing size with the Nikon version, it seems like it's not as long so doesn't take as much space in the camera bag, even though it's chunkier. Weight isn't noticeably different. One thing to bear in mind is the focus ring goes the other way compared to the Nikon lens, so that takes a little getting used to. Overall, I'm happy with it - good value. "
Star Rating 5

Sigma 24-70mm f2.8 DG OS HSM Art lens for Nikon


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Product Summary

  • Professional quality - The 24-70mm f2.8 ART offers top quality optics.  
  • Versatile - A focal range and aperture combo loved for its versatility .  
  • Tough - The 24-70mm f2.8 ART features a rugged weather sealed body.  
  • Fast - The bright constant f2.8 allows for easy shooting in lowlight.  
  • Quick - Sigma's new HSM autofocus motor offers speed and precision while being silent.  
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