Sigma 8-16mm f/4.5-5.6 DC HSM

Sigma 8-16mm f/4.5-5.6 DC HSM
$654 - $699
8-16 mm
autofocus 2x zoom lens
f/4.5-5.6
variable aperture
  • Sigma HSM Built-in focus motor

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
117.9 - 79.5°
horizontal angle of view
11-21.5mm
35mm equivalent focal length

Pros

The Sigma 8-16mm f/4.5-5.6 DC HSM vs other Digital camera lenses

Diameter Small diameter Help
76 mm
Min focal length Great wide angle lens Help
8 mm
Length Quite short Help
107 mm
Weight Very light Help
0.6 kg

Cons

The Sigma 8-16mm f/4.5-5.6 DC HSM vs other Digital camera lenses

Aperture Narrow aperture Help
f/4.5
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Max focal length Poor telephoto lens Help
16 mm
Wide minimum Poor narrowest aperture Help
f/5.6
Fixed aperture Variable aperture Help
Narrower aperture at longer focal lengths
Magnification Poor macro Help
1:8.3 (0.1)
Prime lens Zoom lens Help
Typically not as sharp as prime lenses

Specifications

General

Min focal length
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8 mm
above average above average
Max focal length
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16 mm
below average below average
Zoom range
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2x
Magnification
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1:8.3 (0.1)

Aperture

Wide maximum
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f/4.5
below average below average
Wide minimum
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f/5.6
below average below average
Tele maximum
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f/5.6
below average below average
Tele minimum
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f/5.6
below average below average

Features

Auto focus
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Yes
above average above average
Focus motor
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Sigma HSM
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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107 mm
Diameter
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76 mm
Filter size
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None
Weight
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0.6 kg

Angle of view

Wide horizontal
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104.6°
above average above average
Telephoto horizontal
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65.8°
below average below average
Wide vertical
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81.6°
above average above average
Telephoto vertical
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46.7°
Wide diagonal
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114.5°
above average above average
Telephoto diagonal
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75.7°
below average below average

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