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Sigma Announce New 100-400mm Lens, 3 L-mount Prime Lenses, 2 New Teleconverters And A USB Dock

Sigma have announced 16mm, 30mm and 56mm Contemporary prime lenses for L-mount as well as a new 100-400mm zoom lens for L and E-mount, and two new teleconverters.

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Sigma have announced 4 new lenses, 2 new teleconverters and a new USB dock. 

Firstly, Sigma have released 3 new prime DC DN lenses for L-mount, the lens mount used by Leica, Panasonic and Sigma. These have been reviewed by ePHOTOzine in other mounts, and they are the 16mm f/1.4 (RRP £449.99), 30mm f/1.4 (RRP £329.99) and 56mm f/1.4 (RRP £399.99). All will be available in the new mount from July 2020.

There's also a 100-400mm f/5-6.3 DG DN OS lens which will be available in L-mount and E-Mount. Sigma say this is their first ultra-telephoto zoom lens for full-frame mirrorless cameras and will be available for £899.99 from 10 July 2020. 

Also announced were teleconverters TC-1411 (1.4x) and TC-2011 (2x) designed exclusively for L-mount lens use. They will be available from July 2020 for £369.99 and £399.99 respectively. 

Finally, there's the USB dock UD-11, which is designed for two types of mirrorless camera mount: L-Mount and Canon EF-M mount. This will be released in July 2020 for £39.99. 

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From Sigma:

SIGMA Corporation is pleased to announce the launch of the 16mm f/1.4 DC DN, 30mm f/1.4 DC DN and 56mm f/1.4 DC DN Contemporary lenses for L-Mount. Already available and highly regarded for Sony E-mount, Canon EF-M mount and Micro Four Thirds systems, these L-Mount series primes offer high-speed autofocus and are fully compatible with AF-C mode, in-camera image stabilisation and in-camera aberration correction. Each lens features a compact and lightweight body, outstanding image quality and an ultra-wide F1.4 aperture, bringing three more exceptional optics to SIGMA’s fast-growing L-Mount line-up.

Sigma 56mm

Key features: 

SIGMA 16mm F1.4 DC DN | Contemporary

  • Release date: July 2020
  • Hood (LH716-01) included
  • Barcode: 0085126 402693
  • Lens construction: 16 elements in 13 groups Angle of view (APS-C): 83.2°
  • Number of diaphragm blades: 9 (rounded diaphragm) Minimum aperture: F16
  • Minimum focusing distance: 25cm / 9.8 in.
  • Maximum magnification ratio: 1:9.9 Filter size: φ67mm 
  • Maximum dimensions x length: φ72.2mm × 90.3mm /φ2.8× 3.6 in
  • Weight: 415g / 14.6 oz.

SIGMA 30mm F1.4 DC DN | Contemporary

  • Release date: July 2020
  • Hood (LH586-01) included
  • Barcode: 0085126 302696
  • Lens construction: 9 elements in 7 groups Angle of view (APS-C): 50.7°
  • Number of diaphragm blades: 9 (rounded diaphragm) Minimum aperture: F16
  • Minimum focusing distance: 30cm / 11.8 in. 
  • Maximum magnification ratio: 1:7 Filter size: φ52mm
  • Maximum dimensions x length: φ65.4mm × 71.3mm /φ2.6× 2.8 in.
  • Weight: 280g / 9.9 oz. 

SIGMA 56mm F1.4 DC DN | Contemporary

  • Release date: July 2020
  • Hood (LH582-01) included
  • Barcode: 0085126 351694
  • Lens construction: 10 elements in 6 groups Angle of view (APS-C): 28.5°
  • Number of diaphragm blades: 9 (rounded diaphragm) Minimum aperture: F16
  • Minimum focusing distance: 50cm / 19.7 in. 
  • Maximum magnification ratio: 1:7.4 Filter size: φ55mm
  • Maximum dimensions x length: φ66.5mm × 57.5mm /φ2.6× 2.3 in.
  • Weight: 285g / 10.1 oz.

 

 

Sigma 100-400mm f/5-6.3 DG DN OS

Sigma 100-400mm

State-of-the-art optical technology ensures very high-resolution results right to the edges of the frame, as well as high-contrast images throughout the entire focal range. A rounded diaphragm gives circular out-of-focus highlights, and Super Multi-Layer and Nano Porous coatings reduce flare and ghosting. The image quality rivals that of standard zoom lenses such as the SIGMA 24-70mm F2.8 DG DN | Art, ensuring a perfect match when used alongside these optics.

The bokeh effects and compressed perspective achieved when shooting at these longer focal lengths will open up a range of new shooting possibilities, allowing a fresh approach to everyday scenes. The lens is perfect for wildlife, action and portraits, and thanks to its short minimum focusing distance, which gives a magnification ratio of 1:4.1, it’s also ideal for capturing close-up subjects in stunning detail.

The lens brings to the table a range of advanced features including dual-action zoom, a customisable AFL button, focus throw angle adjustment (with USB Dock), a two-mode Optical Stabilizer, a tripod socket attachment and a focus limiter switch. The L-Mount version can also be used with two newly-developed teleconverters (1.4x and 2x), with full AF, for even longer focal lengths.

Whether you are considering investing in your first long lens, or are already a seasoned telephoto photographer, the SIGMA 100-400mm F5-6.3 DG DN OS | Contemporary is a robust, portable, ultra-telephoto zoom that offers superb image quality and excellent value for money.

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Key points:

  • SIGMA's 5th DG DN lens, designed exclusively for L-Mount and E-Mount full-frame mirrorless cameras
  • Uncompromising image quality
  • Lightweight and compact lens body, weighing in at 1,135g (L-Mount) or 1,140g (E-mount)
  • A dual-action zoom system with straight zoom and ring zoom
  • Two-mode Optical Stabilizer offering a four-stop advantage
  • Focus limiter switch and customisable AFL button
  • Ability to change manual focus ring travel to suit shooting style (USB dock required, L-Mount only)
  • Short focusing distance of 112cm at 100mm or 160cm at 400mm for close-up photography
  • Tripod socket attachment for better balance (socket sold separately – TS-111)
  • Lens construction: 22 elements in 16 groups, with 1 FLD and 4 SLD elements
  • Compatible with high-speed autofocus
  • Compatible with lens-based optical correction * Only on camera models that support this functionality. Scope of correction varies depending on camera model.
  • Image stabilisation (OS)
  • Customisable AFL button
  • Focus limiter switch
  • Zoom lock switch * Fixes the zoom ring at the widest end, preventing it from rotating and causing the lens barrel to extend under its own weight during transportation.
  • Dust- and splash-proof bayonet
  • Compatible with newly designed SIGMA TELE CONVERTER TC-1411/TC-2011 (sold separately, for L-Mount only) * Functions as a 140-560mm F7-9 AF ultra-telephoto lens with the SIGMA TELE CONVERTER TC-1411, and as a 200-800mm F10-12.6 AF ultra-telephoto lens with the SIGMA TELE CONVERTER TC-2011. * Autofocus mode varies depending on camera body.
  • Compatible with TRIPOD SOCKET TS-111 (sold separately) * Compatible with Arca-Swiss clamps. * Specifications same as the tripod socket for the 105mm F1.4 DG HSM | Art lens. * The socket is not compatible with the 100-400mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM | Contemporary lens for DSLRs
  • Compatible with newly-designed SIGMA USB DOCK UD-11 (sold separately, for L-Mount only)

 

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