Sigma Macro 70mm f/2.8 EX DG Art Lens (Canon EF)
Enjoy breath-taking and razor-sharp images with the all new mid-telephoto range Sigma Macro 70mm f/2.8 EX DG Art Lens, that's designed for full frame and APS-C Canon EF-Mount cameras and ready for 50+ megapixel sensors. A long-awaited macro lens has now arrived with impressive optical performance, whereas previous Sigma lenses has lacked this function of producing incredible clarity.
Improved specs and features include a large f/2.8 aperture to produce impressive bright images with attractive bokeh all thanks to its rounded 9-blade diaphragm, the coreless DC motor to produce enhanced image quality while an optimized algorithm helps deliver an extremely smooth autofocus, the optical system incorporates two FLD glass elements, two SLD glass elements and one element with a high rate of anomalous partial dispersion which all contributes to a better resolution when photographing up close subjects and minimised flare and ghosting even when shooting in backlit conditions.
- EF-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format
- Aperture Range: f/2.8 to f/22
- Two FLD Elements, Two SLD Elements
- Low Dispersion and Aspherical Elements
- Super Multi-Layer Coating
- 1:1 Magnification, 10.2" Min. Focus
- Coreless DC AF Motor, Manual Override
- Weather-Sealed, Brass Bayonet Mount
- Rounded 9-Blade Diaphragm
- Compatible with Sigma USB Dock
Design Prioritizing Optical Performance
The Sigma Art Lens features an extending, floating and a two-group focus mechanism to produce top-level performance which helps to reduce the aberration, in order to produce optimal results at any focus distance, it also include two FLD glass elements, two SLD glass elements and one element with a high rate of anomalous partial dispersion to effectively reduce axial chromatic aberration.
Designed to Minimise Flare and Ghosting
Sigma has incorporated a Super Multi-Layer Coating in the 70mm f/2.8 DG Macro lens, that helps reduce the flare and ghosting when photographing images, even when shooting in backlit conditions. Photographers will appreciate this as it contributes to high quality and razor-sharp images.
Focus-by-wire System for Comfortable and Precise Focusing
Sigma has packed advanced features in the 70mm f/2.8 lens such as the focus-by-wire system that removes the direct mechanical connection between the focus ring and the focus drive system. A brand new coreless DC motor that allows you to adjust the focus with optimal speed and low noise has also been incorporated which is required for macro photography.
Fast Autofocus with Full-Time Manual Focus
The lens can easily be switched to manual focus by simply rotating the focus ring, all thanks to its full-time manual focus function.
The Sigma Macro 70mm f/2.8 Art lens features rubber sealing that helps protect the mount from dust and water drops.
The Sigma lens features a rounded 9-blade diaphragm that creates attractive bokeh in the out-of-focus areas of the image.
High-precision, Rugged Brass Bayonet Mount
An exceptional durable lens is all thanks to its brass mount which combines high precision with a rugged construction.
- Sigma Macro 70mm f/2.8 EX DG Art Lens (Canon)
- LCF-49 III 49mm Lens Cap
- Rear Cap LCR II for Canon EF Mount Lenses
- LH708-01 Lens Hood
|Filter Thread||Front: 49 mm|
|Dimensions (DxL)||Approx. 2.79 x 4.17" / 70.8 x 105.8 mm|
PRODUCT WARRANTY INFORMATION
1. What warranty comes with the goods purchased ?
All products excluding batteries sold by Orms are covered by a minimum of a one year local warranty, reckoned from the date of purchase, to protect you against manufacturing defects.
Canon IXUS, PowerShot compact cameras are covered by a full 1 Year Warranty
Canon DSLR and Mirrorless cameras are covered by a full 2 Year Warranty.
Canon video cameras including Legria and X-series are covered by a full 1 Year Warranty.
Nikon compacts excluding the Coolpix P900 are covered by a full 1 Year Warranty.
Nikon DSLR's including the CoolPix P900 and are covered by a full 2 Year Warranty.
Panasonic cameras and lenses are covered by a full 2 Year Warranty.
Fujifilm cameras are covered by a 2 Year Warranty.
SIGMA & TAMRON LENSES
Sigma and Tamron products are covered by a 3 Year Warranty.
LEXAR & SANDISK MEMORY CARDS
Lexar and Sandisk memory cards are covered by a Limited Lifetime Warranty.
Lowepro's Limited Original Owner Warranty covers defects in materials and workmanship during the useful life of the product. The warranty does not cover damage caused by improper care.
USED GEAR PURCHASED FROM ORMS
All used gear sold by ORMS is supplied with a 6 Month Warranty.
REFURBISHED GEAR PURCHASED FROM ORMS
All refurbished gear sold by ORMS is supplied with a 12 Month Warranty.
2. My product has gone faulty, now what ?
Please contact our service division straight away on 021 - 469 1962 and notify them of the fault. You may also e-mail them at firstname.lastname@example.org
1. If a product is defective / faulty, ORMS will replace the product within a 10 day period deemed from the date of receiving the product. ORMS will also cover the shipping costs within the borders of South Africa.
2. During the warranty period, Orms will arrange collection of the faulty item, facilitate the repair and then ship the product back to the customer, bearing all risks and costs.
Orms is not obliged to repair products that fall outside of the manufacturers warranty period, or products that are damaged accidentally, however Orms in seeking to deliver the highest standard of customer service will gladly assist the customer in having the product repaired via the network of repair agents with which Orms has business dealings.
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- The delivery time to city areas is usually between 2 and 4 working days*. This excludes weekends and public holidays.
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