Sigma 14mm f/1.8 DG HSM Art Lens (Sony) (Pre-Order)
Sigma introduces the world's first and only ultra-wide-angle 14mm F/1.8 DG HSM allowing you to get up close and personal with a subject and to produce an impressive high-level artistic feel to images with exceptional rendering performance.
Top highlights of the ultra-wide-angle lens include a extremely fast f/1.8 aperture to produce beautiful bright and pin sharp images, as well as attractive shallow depth of field bokeh which is all thanks to its rounded 9-blade diaphragm; aperture range of f/1.8 to f/16.0, a lens construction that consist of 16 elements and 11 groups with FLD and SLD glass elements that helps to effectively reduce the chromatic aberration throughout its focal range, a large hypersonic motor (HSM) to deliver an impressive torque to the Autofocus for outstanding speed and a construction that’s been fully sealed with rubber to prevent dust and water from entering which is ideal for challenging conditions. The Sigma 14mm f/1.8 DG HSM is designed for full frame Sony E-Mount cameras.
- E-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format
- Aperture Range: f/1.8 to f/16
- Three FLD Elements, Four SLD Elements
- Four Aspherical Elements
- Super Multi-Layer Coating
- Hyper Sonic AF Motor, Manual Override
- Rounded 9-Blade Diaphragm
- TSC Material, Brass Bayonet Mount
High Performance, Speed Lens
The Sigma 14mm F/1.8 DG HSM Art is a true high-speed ultra-wide-angle lens that all photographers will appreciate as it allows you to capture extremely fast-moving subjects.
Art Line Delivers High-Level Artistic Expression
The sophisticated Sigma Art lens is designed with an incredible optical performance and abundant expressive power to deliver high-level artistic expression to each and every image captured, as well as astonishing rendering performance throughout its focal range.
The Seventh 35mm Full-Frame Prime Lens to Join the Art Line
The Art series was launched in 2012, where the Sigma 35mm F1.4 DG HSM Art Lens was the very first lens in the Art line. Since then, Sigma has developed a variety of lenses up till now, with the Sigma 14mm F/1.8 DG HSM Art lens being the seventh lens in the line to offer a 35mm full-frame coverage.
Minimised Chromatic Aberrations
The lens construction consists of three FLD glass elements and four SLD glass elements to help by effectively reducing the transverse chromatic aberration which tends to be quite noticeable in most ultra-wide-angle lenses. The lens is designed to always deliver outstanding image quality from the center to the edges.
The large φ80mm precision moulded glass in front consists of an aspherical element to effectively reduce distortion when photographing images throughout its focal range. Offering exceptional peripheral brightness for high quality images from the center to the edges.
Attractive Bokeh Effects
The Sigma Ultra-wide-angle 14mm f/1.8 allows you to capture impressive brightness throughout each and every photograph taken with a very shallow depth of field bokeh.
Minimised Flare and Ghosting
Sigma has incorporated a Super Multi-Layer Coating that helps photographers to effectively reduce flare and ghosting in order to achieve sharp, high-contrast images even when shooting in backlit conditions.
Sigma’s Large HSM for Responsive Autofocus
To capture fast moving subjects. Sigma has now implemented a much faster and responsive hypersonic motor (HSM) that delivers ample torque to the focusing group for outstanding speed, and to ensure exceptional stable performance even at lower speeds. Additionally, with the optimised AF algorithm – this feature delivers extremely fast autofocus.
Have peace of mind when shooting in challenging conditions as it features rubber sealing which protects any dust and water from entering the lens. The front lens element also features a water and oil repellent coating that helps the lens perform well in rain and any harsh conditions.
The lens is designed with a brass mount that combines high precision with rugged construction, which contributes to the exceptional durability of the Sigma 14mm F/1.8 DG HSM Art lens.
- Sigma 14mm f/1.8 DG HSM Art Lens (Sony)
- LC950-02 Front Lens Cover
- Rear Cap LCR II for Sony E Mount Lenses
- Lens Case
Sigma 14mm F/1.4 Specs
|Dimensions (DxL)||Approx. 3.76 x 4.96" / 95.4 x 126 mm|
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