Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 DG Macro

Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 DG Macro
$159 - $169
70-300 mm
autofocus 4.3x zoom lens
f/4-5.6
variable aperture
  • Generic motor Built-in focus motor
  • 2:1 (2) Macro

reviewswhat are people saying

"Even though the info says it's only for Sigma camera's, it works very well on my Nikon D90."

bhphotovideo.com

"The lens focus is very fast and allows you to take sharp pictures"

bhphotovideo.com

compatibilitywith digital cameras

APS-C (1.4x crop factor)

This lens is compatible with APS-C (1.4x crop factor) cameras such as the Sigma sd Quattro H and Sigma sd Quattro.

Sigma sd Quattro H
21.5 - 5.1°
horizontal angle of view
94.5-406mm
35mm equivalent focal length

Pros

The Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 DG Macro vs other Digital camera lenses

Diameter Small diameter Help
77 mm
Lowest price Inexpensive Help
$159.00
Max focal length Telephoto lens Help
300 mm
Wide minimum Good narrowest aperture Help
f/22
Length Quite short Help
120 mm
Magnification Great macro Help
2:1 (2)
Weight Very light Help
0.5 kg

The Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 DG Macro vs other Digital camera lenses

Zoom range Above average zoom range Help
4.3x

Cons

The Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 DG Macro vs other Digital camera lenses

Aperture Narrow aperture Help
f/4
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Fixed aperture Variable aperture Help
Narrower aperture at longer focal lengths

The Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 DG Macro vs other Digital camera lenses

Prime lens Zoom lens Help
Typically not as sharp as prime lenses

Specifications

General

Min focal length
Help
70 mm
Max focal length
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300 mm
above average above average
Zoom range
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4.3x
above average above average
Magnification
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2:1 (2)
unique unique

Aperture

Wide maximum
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f/4
below average below average
Wide minimum
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f/22
Tele maximum
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f/5.6
below average below average
Tele minimum
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f/32
above average above average

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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120 mm
Diameter
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77 mm
Filter size
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58 mm
Weight
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0.5 kg

Angle of view

Wide horizontal
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16.8°
below average below average
Telephoto horizontal
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4°
above average above average
Wide vertical
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11.3°
below average below average
Telephoto vertical
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2.6°
above average above average
Wide diagonal
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20.2°
below average below average
Telephoto diagonal
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4.7°
above average above average

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