50mm F1.4 DG HSM | A

A Higher Standard Of Excellence
Standard Lenses, USB Dock Compatible, MC-11 Compatible
Art
Travel, Wedding & Events, Portrait, Family
  • Completely redesigned and reengineered
  • Exceptional Image Quality
  • Incredible focal point sharpness when wide open
  • Pairs well with Pro-Level DSLR’s
  • MTF A1-tested
  • Front & rear lens caps and lens hood (LH830-02) is included
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Price: CA$1,269.95

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Price: CA$1,269.95
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Overview

The staple Sigma 50mm 1.4 DG HSM has been redesigned and reengineered to set a new standard for the Art line. With a large 1.4 aperture, the Sigma 50mm 1.4 prime lens is a pro level performer for shooting everything including portrait photography, landscape photography, studio photography and street photography.  A Hyper Sonic Motor (HSM) ensures quiet, smooth and accurate autofocusing and paired with Special Low Dispersion (SLD) glass and Super Multi-Layer coating, the 50mm 1.4 is a high performance lens for the modern DSLR sensors. 13 elements in 8 groups allow for unsurpassed performance even at wide apertures and close-up photography is easily managed with a minimum focusing distance of 40cm. The Sigma 50mm 1.4 lens is the new exceptional standard, standard prime.

USB Dock Compatibility

Sigma has developed special software (SIGMA Optimization Pro) that can update the lens firmware and adjust parameters such as focus and full-time manual focus function.

*USB Dock is sold separately. 

*USB Dock is sold separately. 

SIGMA MOUNT CONVERSION SERVICE

Sigma will convert the current mount of your Sigma Global Vision lens to another of your choice. Sigma lenses currently from the Contemporary, Art or Sports line, in Sigma, Canon, Nikon, Sony, Pentax mounts can be converted to Sigma, Canon, Nikon, Sony or Pentax*. They cannot be converted to either an APS-C or a Full Frame format.

Tech Specs

LENS CONSTRUCTION

Lens Construction

SPECIFICATIONS

Lens Construction 13 elements in 8 groups
Angle of View (35mm) 46.8°
Number of Diaphragm Blades 9 (Rounded diaphragm)
Mininum Aperture F16
Minimum Focusing Distance 40cm / 15.7 in.
Filter Size (mm) φ77㎜
Maximum Magnifications 1:5.6
Dimensions
(Diameter x Length)
Φ85.4mm × 99.9mm(3.4 in. x 3.9 in.)
Weight 815g / 28.7 oz.
Corresponding Mounts
Sigma HSM
DG
Nikon HSM
DG
Canon

HSM
DG

Sony A

HSM 
DG

Sony E**

HSM 
DG

HSM -Hyper-Sonic Motor
DG - DG for Digital Full Frame and APS-C

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

**This product is developed, manufactured and sold based on the specifications of E-mount which was disclosed by Sony Corporation under the license agreement with Sony Corporation.

GEOMETRICAL MTF CHART

Geometrical MTF

DIFFRACTION MTF CHART

Diffractional MTF

EFFECTIVE DISTORTION

Effective Distortion

RELATIVE DISTORTION

Relative distortion

VIGNETTING 

Relative distortion

Resources
  • FOCAL LENGTH SIMULATOR

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  • SIGMA LENS TECHNOLOGY

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  • LENS TELECONVERTER COMPATIBILITY CHART

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  • LENS CHART

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  • LENS COMPATIBILITY CHART

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  • LENS CHART FOR RECENTLY DISCONTINUED LENSES

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  • MTF CHART GUIDE

    See how a lens performed using the Modulation Transfer Function (MTF) Chart Guide. The MTF is just one criterion used to evaluate lens performance.

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