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  • Sigma 500mm f/5.6 DG DN OS Sport Lens - L Mount
  • Sigma 500mm f/5.6 DG DN OS Sport Lens - L Mount
  • Sigma 500mm f/5.6 DG DN OS Sport Lens - L Mount
  • Sigma 500mm f/5.6 DG DN OS Sport Lens - L Mount

Sigma 500mm f/5.6 DG DN OS Sport Lens - L Mount

£2,779.00

Capture wildlife, aircraft, and sports in incredible detail with the all-new SIGMA 500mm F5.6 DG DN OS | Sports, designed exclusively for full-frame mirrorless cameras. This compact and lightweight lens features SIGMA’s high-speed HLA motor. With limited prime lens options available in the super telephoto focal lengths across both Sony E and L Mounts, this should prove to be a compelling choice for photographers looking for an excellent balance between high performance, and portable size and weight.

 

A handy-size 500mm that offers a whole new shooting experience

The SIGMA 500mm F5.6 DG DN OS | Sports is an ultra-telephoto prime lens exclusively for mirrorless cameras that features a 500mm focal length with outstanding image quality in a remarkably compact and lightweight body. By incorporating multiple large-diameter, exclusive low-dispersion glass elements that are challenging to process, SIGMA succeeded in significantly downsizing the lens construction without the use of diffractive optical elements. At the same time, the lens has achieved high resolving power that meets the expectations for a 500mm prime lens. The lens body, composed mainly of high-precision engineering plastic parts, has excellent build quality and weather resistance, including dust and splash resistant structure*, despite its compact size. With its rich descriptive power and incredibly compact size for its focal length, the handy-size SIGMA 500mm F5.6 DG DN OS | Sports offers a whole new photographic experience for wildlife, aviation, sports and other fast-action photographers.

Advanced AF and stabilisation

The SIGMA 500mm F5.6 DG DN OS | Sports is perfectly suited to fast-paced action such as birds in flights or high-performance cars on a race circuit. Its HLA motor delivers extremely fast, accurate and near-silent AF that far outperforms traditional stepping motors. Low-light environments such as concerts and floodlit pitches are no trouble thanks to the exclusive OS2 algorithm, providing an effective 5 stops of stabilisation. The lens also features two OS modes. Mode 1 can be used for all types of photography to help reduce unwanted camera shake at slower shutter speeds. Mode 2 employs SIGMA’s Intelligent OS algorithm for smoother panning shots – ideal for tracking a fast-paced object as it moves. Regardless of the orientation of the lens, the stabilisation is effective for both vertical and diagonal movement and doesn’t interfere with the panning motion.

Weather resistant sealing

The mount connection, manual focus ring, zoom ring, switches, switch panel and exterior connection are all dust- and splash-resistant to prevent dust and moisture from entering the lens. The front element of the lens has a water- and oil-repellent coating that helps keep the optic clear of contaminants.

Key Features

  • 20 elements in 14 groups (3 FLD, 2 SLD)
  • Angle-of-view: 5.0°
  • 11 diaphragm blades (rounded diaphragm)
  • Minimum aperture: F32
  • Minimum focusing distance: 320cm
  • Maximum magnification ratio: 1:6
  • Filter size: 95mm
  • 107.6mm × 234.6mm
  • 1370g

Availability from March 2024.