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Sigma 16-28mm f/2.8 DG DN Contemporary Lens for Sony E

BH #SI162828DGSE • MFR #206965
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Key Features
  • Sony E-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format
  • Aperture Range: f/2.8 to f/22
  • Five FLD Elements
  • Four Aspherical Elements
The Sigma 16-28mm f/2.8 DG DN Contemporary Lens for Sony E is a compact, high-performance ultrawide zoom meant to compliment a photographer's arsenal by providing a versatile range of focal lengths in a small and lightweight package, without compromising on optical quality. A fast f/2.8 constant aperture allows for the use of faster shutter speeds in low light scenarios as well as being especially useful for closeup shots thanks to its shallow depth of field.
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Sigma 16-28mm f/2.8 DG DN Overview

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The Sigma 16-28mm f/2.8 DG DN Contemporary Lens for Sony E is a compact, high-performance ultrawide zoom meant to compliment a photographer's arsenal by providing a versatile range of focal lengths in a small and lightweight package, without compromising on optical quality. A fast f/2.8 constant aperture allows for the use of faster shutter speeds in low light scenarios as well as being especially useful for closeup shots thanks to its shallow depth of field.

This lens utilizes a complex arrangement of specialized aspherical and low dispersion glass elements to effectively suppress chromatic aberrations for improved clarity and color accuracy. Super Multi-Layer and Nano Porous Coatings have also been applied to improve contrast and color rendering by reducing lens flare and ghosting when working in strong lighting conditions. The inner zoom & focus mechanism keeps the dimensions of the lens constant throughout the zoom range and at all focus distances. This design feature allows for almost no balance point shift and a fixed front element, making it an ideal instrument for videography, travel, and landscape photography.

  • Constant f/2.8 maximum aperture is well-suited for working in available lighting conditions.
  • Two large-diameter aspherical elements control spherical aberrations and distortion for increased sharpness and accurate rendering.
  • Rounded nine-blade diaphragm contributes to a smooth and pleasing bokeh quality.
  • 72mm front filter thread allows for the use of common screw-in filters instead of specialized setups.
  • A stepping AF motor benefits both photographers and videographers with its fast, precise, and near-silent performance. Full-time manual focus control can also be selected.
  • Weather-resistant construction with a brass bayonet that affords improved mounting accuracy and rigidity.
UPC: 085126206659

Sigma 16-28mm f/2.8 DG DN Specs

Focal Length16 to 28mm
Maximum Aperturef/2.8
Minimum Aperturef/22
Lens MountSony E
Lens Format CoverageFull-Frame
Angle of View107° to 75.4°
Minimum Focus Distance9.8" / 25 cm
Macro Reproduction Ratio1:5.6
Optical Design16 Elements in 11 Groups
Diaphragm Blades9, Rounded
Focus TypeAutofocus
Image StabilizationNo
Filter Size72 mm (Front)
Dimensions (ø x L)3 x 4" / 77.2 x 102.6 mm
Weight15.9 oz / 450 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight1.735 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)6.2 x 4.8 x 4.8"

Sigma 16-28mm f/2.8 DG DN Reviews

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