200-500mm F2.8 APO EX DG

No Other Lens Like It
Telephoto Lenses
Travel, Nature & Wildlife, Sports & Action
  • Largest high speed ultra-telephoto zoom available
  • ELD & SLD glass elements
  • 2x teleconverter, battery pack & charger, hard case
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Price: CA$27,999.95
Price: CA$27,999.95
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Overview

Sigma’s APO 200-500mm F2.8/400-1000mm F5.6 EX DG, is the first large-aperture ultra telephoto lens to have an F2.8 aperture at 500mm. With its specially designed attachment mounted becomes a 400-1000mm F5.6 ultra telephoto lens capable of auto-focus shooting. It has ELD (Extraordinary Low Dispersion) and SLD (Special Low Dispersion) glass for maximum correction of aberrations. Perfect fast moving nature subjects and sports such as surfing, polo and soccer and as it excels at tracking fast moving objects it is a great surveillance lens. Here, Sigma’s achievement is unsurpassed and stands alone.

Tech Specs

 

SPECIFICATIONS

Lens Construction17 Elements in 13 Groups
Angle of View12.3º-5º
Number of Diaphragm Blades9
Mininum Aperturef22
Minimum Focusing Distance200-500 cm / 78.7-196.9 in
Filter Size (mm)72mm
Maximum Magnifications1:7.7
Dimensions
(Diameter x Length)
236.5 x 726 mm/9.3 x 28.6 in
Weight15700g / 553.7oz
Corresponding Mounts
SigmaAPO 
EX 
DG 
NikonAPO 
EX 
DG 
CanonAPO 
EX 
DG 
APO - Apochromatic 
EX - EX Lens
DG - DG for Digital

 
* The angle of view depends upon the digital camera being used.
 
* Nikon Mount: Does not have aperture ring
 
* Nikon Mount: NO built in motor lens: NOT compatible with D40, D40x, D60, D3000, D5000

* The appearance, specifications, and the like of the product are subject to change for improvement without notice.

MTF CHART

 

LENS CONSTRUCTION

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