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Sigma 300mm f/2.8 EX DG Lens for Sony & Minolta SLR

BH #SI30028DGMAF • MFR #195205
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Sigma 300mm f/2.8 EX DG Lens for Sony & Minolta SLR
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Sigma 300mm f/2.8 Overview

The Sigma APO 300mm f/2.8 EX DG lens is an ultra compact Apochromatic telephoto lens with a fast f/2.8 maximum aperture which incorporates two Extraordinary Low Dispersion glass elements to reduce chromatic aberration to a minimum. It incorporates internal focusing which enables responsive and fast autofocus speed. A detachable tripod socket and rotatable drop in filter holder are also included.

The improved DG lens design corrects for various aberrations. This lens is specially coated to get the best color balance whilst cutting down on ghosting caused by reflections from the digital image sensor. The lens provides the utmost correction against lateral chromatic aberration which is a serious problem for digital SLR cameras.

With the use of the optional Sigma APO teleconverters, this lens can be used as a 420mm f/4 AF ultra-telephoto lens with a 1.4X EX teleconverter, or a 600mm f/5.6 AF ultra-telephoto lens with a 2X teleconverter.

Two ELD glass elements reduce chromatic aberration to a minimum and also ensure sharp, quality images of high contrast
Internal focusing with a non-rotating front
A drop-in 46mm filter holder in the rear part of the lens barrel can be rotated to facilitate the use of filters, including a polarizing filter
Removable tripod collar
Built in front protective filter
The rounded 9-blade diaphragm opening makes out-of-focus elements appear more natural

Sigma 300mm f/2.8 Specs

Lens MountSony A
Angle of View8.2°
Minimum Focus Distance8.2' / 2.5 m
Maximum Magnification0.01x
Optical Design11 Elements in 9 Groups
Diaphragm Blades9
Dimensions (ø x L)4.7 x 8.4" / 11.94 x 21.34 cm
Packaging Info
Package Weight9.45 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)13.3 x 10.6 x 9.8"

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In the Over View it states that the lens will AF in the Specs it states it will not AF. Which is correct?
Asked by: Roscoe
It AF.
Answered by: RICHARD H.
Date published: 2018-08-27
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