Sigma 200-500mm f/2.8 EX DG APO IF

Sigma 200-500mm f/2.8 EX DG APO IF
200-500 mm
autofocus 2.5x zoom lens
f/2.8
fixed aperture
  • Generic motor Built-in focus motor

compatibilitywith digital cameras

Pros

The Sigma 200-500mm f/2.8 EX DG APO IF vs other Digital camera lenses

Fixed aperture Fixed aperture Help
The same maximum aperture at all focal lengths
Wide minimum Good narrowest aperture Help
f/22
Max focal length Excellent telephoto lens Help
500 mm

Cons

The Sigma 200-500mm f/2.8 EX DG APO IF vs other Digital camera lenses

Diameter Quite large diameter Help
236 mm
Min focal length Poor wide angle lens Help
200 mm
Length Quite long Help
726 mm
Weight Quite heavy Help
15.7 kg

The Sigma 200-500mm f/2.8 EX DG APO IF vs other Digital camera lenses

Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Prime lens Zoom lens Help
Typically not as sharp as prime lenses
Magnification Poor macro Help
1:8.3 (0.1)

Specifications

General

Min focal length
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200 mm
below average below average
Max focal length
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500 mm
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Zoom range
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2.5x
Magnification
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1:8.3 (0.1)

Aperture

Wide maximum
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f/2.8
Wide minimum
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f/22
Tele maximum
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f/2.8
Tele minimum
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f/22

Features

Auto focus
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Yes
above average above average
Focus motor
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Generic motor
Image stabilization
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None
Fisheye
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No
Tilt-shift
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No

Form factor

Lens mount
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Sigma SA
Length
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726 mm
below average below average
Diameter
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236 mm
below average below average
Filter size
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72 mm
Weight
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15.7 kg
below average below average

Angle of view

Wide horizontal
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5.9°
below average below average
Telephoto horizontal
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2.4°
above average above average
Wide vertical
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4°
below average below average
Telephoto vertical
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1.6°
above average above average
Wide diagonal
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7.1°
below average below average
Telephoto diagonal
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2.9°
above average above average

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