Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG DN Art Lens for Sony E

BH #SI8514SE • MFR #322965
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Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG DN Art Lens for Sony E
Key Features
  • E-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format
  • Aperture Range: f/1.4 to f/16
  • Five SLD Elements
  • One Aspherical Element, Four HR Elements
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A classic portrait-length lens updated for full-frame Sony E-mount mirrorless systems, the Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG DN is an Art-series prime characterized by its advanced and updated optical design, sleek profile, and bright design. The f/1.4 maximum aperture enables working in low-light conditions and also provides increased control over depth of field for achieving shallow depth of field effects. The optical layout incorporates a series of low dispersion, aspherical, and high refractive index elements and its large diameter design achieves a notable degree of clarity and sharpness with well-controlled distortion and aberrations. Also, a Super Multi-Layer Coating enhances image quality by suppressing lens flare and ghosting for improved contrast and color fidelity in strong lighting conditions.
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Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG DN Art Overview

A classic portrait-length lens updated for full-frame Sony E-mount mirrorless systems, the Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG DN is an Art-series prime characterized by its advanced and updated optical design, sleek profile, and bright design. The f/1.4 maximum aperture enables working in low-light conditions and also provides increased control over depth of field for achieving shallow depth of field effects. The optical layout incorporates a series of low dispersion, aspherical, and high refractive index elements and its large diameter design achieves a notable degree of clarity and sharpness with well-controlled distortion and aberrations. Also, a Super Multi-Layer Coating enhances image quality by suppressing lens flare and ghosting for improved contrast and color fidelity in strong lighting conditions.

Balancing the optics is a refined exterior design, which features a physical aperture ring, which can be de-clicked or locked, along with a dedicated focus mode switch and AFL button for intuitive and tactile control. For autofocus, a stepping motor is used that maintains a lightweight and compact design while promoting fast and near-silent focusing performance for both stills and video applications. Additionally, the lens features an 11-blade rounded diaphragm for smooth bokeh quality and the lens housing is also weather-sealed to suit working in inclement conditions.

As part of the Art line within Sigma's Global Vision series, this lens is designed to achieve truly notable optical performance and is ideally suited for creative and artistic applications.
Portrait-length lens is designed for full-frame Sony E-mount mirrorless cameras but can also be used with APS-C models where it provides a 127.5mm equivalent focal length.
Bright f/1.4 maximum aperture is particularly well-suited for working in available light conditions and provides extensive control over depth of field for isolating subject matter with selective focus.
Five Special Low Dispersion (SLD) elements markedly reduce chromatic aberrations and color fringing for improved clarity and color accuracy.
One aspherical element and four high refractive index glass elements control spherical aberrations and distortion for increased sharpness and accurate rendering.
A Super Multi-Layer Coating has been applied to lens elements in order to minimize lens flare and ghosting and contribute to producing contrast-rich and color-neutral imagery, even in backlit conditions.
Integrated stepping motor realizes quick and quiet autofocus, which is further complemented by an optimized AF algorithm to produce smoother focusing performance.
Manual aperture ring can be de-clicked for smooth, silent aperture switching to benefit video applications. Additionally, a dedicated aperture ring lock switch can also be employed to prevent accidental shifting of the aperture setting.
Built-in Autofocus-Lock (AFL) button which can be assigned additional functions widens the range of operations available on the lens.
Rounded eleven-blade diaphragm contributes to a smooth and pleasing bokeh quality.
Weather-resistant construction with a brass bayonet that affords improved mounting accuracy and rigidity.
UPC: 085126322656

Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG DN Art Specs

Focal Length85mm
Maximum Aperturef/1.4
Minimum Aperturef/16
Lens MountSony E
Format CompatibilityFull-Frame
Angle of View28.6°
Minimum Focus Distance2.79' / 85 cm
Maximum Magnification0.12x
Optical Design15 Elements in 11 Groups
Diaphragm Blades11, Rounded
Focus TypeAutofocus
Image StabilizationNo
Filter Size77 mm (Front)
Dimensions (ø x L)3.26 x 3.78" / 82.8 x 96.1 mm
Weight1.38 lb / 625 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight2.075 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)6.7 x 4.7 x 4.6"
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Can the aperture be controlled by the camera? Or ...

Can the aperture be controlled by the camera? Or only via the ring on the lens?
Asked by: Patrick
Both
Answered by: daniel
Date published: 2021-02-27

What is the focus range? Normally it's printed on ...

What is the focus range? Normally it's printed on the lens. I see the minimum but what's the far end like to keep subjects in the sweet spot?
Asked by: Shaun
The 85mm f/1.4 DG DN Art Lens for Sony E has a minimum focus distance of 2.79' / 85 cm and can focus to infinity.
Answered by: Jessica G
Date published: 2021-02-19

is this use a6400 aps c camera?

is this use a6400 aps c camera?
Asked by: Siva Parameswararao
This lens is meant for the full frame cameras but it will work with no problem on the a6400.
Answered by: Ryan
Date published: 2021-02-10

Is distortions really so bad ?

Is distortions really so bad ?
Asked by: Anton
is lense use a6400
Answered by: Siva Parameswararao
Date published: 2021-02-09

is this use APAC body?

is this use APAC body?
Asked by: Siva Parameswararao
This is a full frame lens but can also be used for an apsc camera.
Answered by: Rob
Date published: 2021-02-05

Have sigma 85mm f:1.4 dh dn for Nikon ?

Have sigma 85mm f:1.4 dh dn for Nikon ?
Asked by: Anonymous
Currently there is not a version for the Nikon Z system.
Answered by: Stephen G
Date published: 2021-02-02

Have sigma 85mm f:1.4 dg sn for Nikon

Have sigma 85mm f:1.4 dg sn for Nikon
Asked by: Anonymous
As of right now, the DG DN mirrorless series of lenses is only available in Sony E-mount and Panasonic/Sigma/Leica L-mount. There is the regular 85mm 1.4 DG for Nikon F-mount that you can adapt via FTZ adapter to your Nikon mirrorless cameras: https://bhpho.to/39xq8gz
Answered by: Jeremy
Date published: 2021-01-31

is this lens focus by wire? Basically can you ...

is this lens focus by wire? Basically can you manually focus this lens without powering it
Asked by: Nicholas
The focus dial is not mechanical, so it spins indefinitely in either direction. It does have great manual focus control, resulting in very precise, tack sharp images.
Answered by: James
Date published: 2020-12-07
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