PRESS RELEASE: Sigma launches APO 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG MACRO lens for Nikon
The Sigma Corporation is pleased to announce the launch of the new APO 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG MACRO for Nikon.
The built-in motor allows autofocus with all Nikon digital cameras. These lenses incorporate a macro feature with maximum magnification 1:2 at the 300mm focal length. It is suitable for various types of shooting conditions.
APO 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG MACRO for Nikon is a telephoto zoom lens with tele-macro function, optimized for digital SLR cameras.
This telephoto zoom lens provides high image quality. It includes a switch for macro photography between 200mm and 300mm and is capable of a maximum magnification of 1:2. Three SLD (Special Low Dispersion) glass elements provide excellent correction of chromatic aberrations. High image quality is assured throughout the entire zoom range.
Case, Hood (LH635-01) supplied
| 14 Elements in 10 Groups |
|Angle of View ||34.3 - 8.2 degrees |
|Number of Diaphragm Blades ||9 Blades |
|Minimum Aperture ||F22 |
|Minimum Focusing Distance ||95-150cm / 37.4-59.1 in. |
|Maximum Magnification ||1:4.1 (1:2 Macro mode) |
|Filter Size || Diameter 58mm (Rear) |
|Lens Hood ||Bayonet-type Hood |
|Dimensions ||Diameter 76.6mm X Length 119.5mm |
3 in. X 4.7 in.
|Weight ||545g/19.2 oz. |
Corresponding AF Mounts
* The appearance, specifications, and the like of the product are subject to change for improvement without notice.
(First posted on Thursday, January 31, 2008 at 17:41 EST)