The Sigma 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 DC lens is ideal for a wide variety of situations. This Sigma 18-200mm lens features coverage from wide-angle to decent telephoto.
The Sigma 18-200mm lens design incorporates an inner focusing system, which prevents the front of the lens from rotating, making it particularly suitable for using circular polarizing filters and petal shaped lens hoods.
The overall length of the Sigma 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 D C lens does not change during focusing, ensuring convenient handling and ease of use.
A zoom lock switch eliminates zoom creep during transportation, a convenient addition when traveling. This high zoom ratio Sigma 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 DC lens is exclusively designed for digital SLR cameras and capable of covering a wide range of focal lengths from wide-angle to telephoto. Two Special Low Dispersion (SLD) glass elements and two hybrid aspherical lenses offer the utmost correction for all types of aberrations, and enables this super zoom Sigma 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 DC lens to be housed in a compact and lightweight construction of 70mm (2.8) diameter, and 78.1mm (3.1) in length, and weighing just 405g/14.3oz.
The new lens coating reduces flare and ghost, which is a common problem of digital cameras and also creates an optimum color balance. This Sigma 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 DC lens has a minimum focusing distance of 45cm (17.7) at all focal lengths and has maximum magnification of 1:4.4.
This Sigma 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 DC high ratio zoom lens incorporates Sigmas original OS (Optical Stabilizer) function and is exclusively designed for digital SLR cameras. It is perfectly suitable for low-light conditions, indoors, at dusk and telephoto range. SLD (Special Low Dispersion) glass and aspherical glass provide excellent correction for all types of aberrations. This Sigma 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 DC lens has a minimum focusing distance of 45cm (17.7) throughout the entire zoom range and has a maximum magnification of 1:3.9. The inner focusing system is suitable for using a petal-type lens hood supplied and also circular polarizing filters.
It's design incorporates aspherical lenses and SLD (Special Low Dispersion) glass that provides the utmost correction for all types of aberrations and enables this extended super-zoom lens to be housed in a compact and lightweight construction.
DC lenses are exclusively designed for digital SLR cameras. The image circle (rear of lens) is made to match the smaller dimensions used for the image sensor on digital cameras. As a result these lenses are also more compact and lightweight, and are better matched to digital SLR cameras.
Sigma 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 DC Specifications:
- Focal Length: 18-200mm
- Minimum Aperture: F22
- Lens Construction: 15 Elements in 13 Groups
- Angle of View: 69.3- 7.1
- Number of Diaphragm Blades: 7pcs
- Minimum Focusing Distance: 45cm (17.7")
- Maximum Magnification: 1:4.4
- Filter Size: 62mm
- Lens Hood: Petal Hood
- Diameter: 70mm (2.8") x Length 78.1mm (3.1")
- Weight: 405gr/14.3oz
This product was added to our catalog on Monday 29 June, 2009.