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Sigma 17-50mm f/2.8 EX DC OS HSM Lens for Nikon F

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Sigma 17-50mm f/2.8 EX DC OS HSM Lens for Nikon F
Key Features
  • F-Mount Lens/DX Format
  • 25.5-75mm (35mm Equivalent)
  • Aperture Range: f/2.8 to f/22
  • Two FLD Elements
Characterized by its versatile zoom range and bright design, the Nikon F-mount 17-50mm f/2.8 EX DC OS HSM from Sigma covers a wide-angle to portrait-length range and features a constant f/2.8 maximum aperture to excel in available light conditions. The optical design incorporates a pair of low dispersion elements along with a trio of aspherical elements to reduce a variety of aberrations and promote greater sharpness and clarity. A Super Multi-Layer Coating is also used to suppress flare and ghosting for improved contrast and color accuracy. Benefitting the optics, a Hyper Sonic Motor affords quick and quiet autofocus performance while an Optical Stabilizer minimizes the appearance of camera shake for sharper handheld shooting. Additionally, the lens is distinguished by its sleek profile, making it an ideal lens for walkaround and travel shooting.
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I'm looking for a wide angle lens, and this one was recommended to me. Is it compatible with my Nikon D60? Thank you.
Asked by: Anonymous
Yes, this lens has a motor built into it to control the AF with. It is fully compatible with the Nikon D60.
Answered by: Yos O.
Date published: 2018-12-27


I do have a Panasonic Lumix that has a M4/3 mount. I have a Metabones 0.71 which I use for Rokinons and Nikon F mount lenses. I need to know if it is compatible with this Sigma 17-50mm and if I will be able take advantage of all the features this lens comes with?Thanks!
Asked by: Felipe B.
It will work technically but the speed booster will give you some vignetting at the wider angle.
Answered by: James B.
Date published: 2018-08-28


some reviews have said that the OS/VR switch doesn't work, leaving the lens in VR mode all the time. apparently the problem is multi-platform. in my case i use Nikon d3200. please advise - thanks.
Asked by: Anonymous
That is not true. With the Nikon versions of the lenses the OS switch can be turned on and off. It's a very good lens.
Answered by: Matthew C.
Date published: 2021-01-01


Does this lens work on the D7000, including auto-focus?
Asked by: Anonymous
Yes, the Sigma 17-50mm f/2.8 lens is compatible with the Nikon D7000, including autofocus.
Answered by: Heather S.
Date published: 2018-08-28


Hello,I am trying to decide on another lens for my Nikon D5200: Either this Sigma 17-50mm f/2.8 EX DC OS HSM, ORThe Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4 DC Macro OS HSM Lens for Nikon I wonder why the 17-50 costs more than the 17-70 and it would seem to me,that the 17-70 is a more versatile lens.So my question is: Why not buy the 17-70 over the 17-50 if the Lenses are of equal compatibility / performance with the D5200?Thank youLarry
Asked by: Anonymous
While there is a bit broader of a focal length with the 17-70mm f/2.8-4 compared to the 17-50mm, the 17-50mm varies in quality due to there being a constant f/2.8 aperture. The constant f/2.8 aperture even at the longest focal length of 50mm will allow you to keep your lens wide open and is a faster lens overall, especially in low light.
Answered by: Heather S.
Date published: 2019-04-23

will this lens work with sigma 2x APO ...

will this lens work with sigma 2x APO teleconverter and Nikon D500 camera?
Asked by: Danny
The Sigma 2X APO teleconvertor is not compatible with the Sigma 17-50mm f/2.8 EX DC OS HSM Lens for Nikon F.
Answered by: Lenny
Date published: 2019-07-08

I use this lens on a d500. When I'm not shooting, ...

I use this lens on a d500. When I'm not shooting, it sounds like the focusing motor is almost constantly running. The battery seems to drain faster than with any of my Nikon lenses. Is this my imagination or could I have a faulty lens?
Asked by: Richard
It sounds like the Optical Stabilizer is active and possible your camera is on focus tracking , make sure your camera is turned off when not using
Answered by: vilson
Date published: 2021-01-18


Will this lens autofocus on D3200?
Asked by: Anonymous
Yes it will. This is a Sigma HSM series lens which has a motor built into it to autofocus with the D3200 and other motorless Nikon DX cameras.
Answered by: Yos O.
Date published: 2021-02-16
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