What kind of lens is the Sigma 18 200mm?

What kind of lens is the Sigma 18 200mm?

1 Introduction. The Sigma 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 DC OS HSM is the latest in the company’s long line of superzooms, which stretches back to the early 1990s and a series of 28-200mm (and later 28-300mm) lenses for 35mm SLRs.

How much does the Sigma 18-200mm lens cost?

The Sigma 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 DC Macro OS HSM retails for £249.99 / $399.99. Compared to many other superzoom lenses, the Sigma 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 DC Macro OS HSM is relatively compact.

What is the actual minimum focal length of the Sigma 200mm?

You only get the real 200mm at near-inifinty distances. The real minimum focal length is somewhat understated by Sigma, coverage at “18mm” falls almost exactly between the 18-70 Nikkor and my 20/2.8 fixed focal length Nikkor so I would guess it is really about 19mm.

What is the Sigma 18-200mm HSM?

The Sigma 18-200mm bears the HSM (hypersonic motor) designation, focusing very quickly and very silently on our Canon EOS-20D test body.

How to use the Sigma 18-200mm on a canon 750D?

The Sigma 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 DC Macro OS HSM lens mounted on a Canon EOS 750D On the side of the lens, there are three different switches for different tasks. There is a lock switch to keep it in its fully retracted position without accidentally extending when storing or removing it from a bag for example.

What is the maximum aperture for a 200mm lens?

At the longest focal length of 200mm, the maximum aperture is f/6.3 – here there’s quite a significant amount of light fall off around the outer edges of the frame, which persists into f/8.0, and is almost gone by f/11. Depending on the subject you’re photographing you may or may not notice the dropoff.

What kind of lens is the Sigma 18-200mm?

The Sigma 18-200mm lens was designed for APS-C sensors and features a new matte black finish, thermally stable composite material in its construction and smaller and lighter design then previous models. With exceptional performance, this 18-200mm camera lens does not sacrifice image quality for versatility.

What is the 18-200mm vacation lens?

This is Sigma’s version of the 18-200mm “vacation lens”, competing against a similar model from Tamron, as well as against Nikon’s 18-200mm VR design. Like its competitors, this is a reduced image-circle lens, designed for use on cameras with APS-C sized sensors.

Is the Sigma 18-200 good for low light conditions?

. The Sigma 18-200 F3.5-6.3 DC OS Lens incorporates an Optical Stabilizer function and is exclusively designed for digital SLR cameras. It is perfectly suitable for low light conditions whether indoors, at dusk, or in telephoto range.