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Sigma 18-125mm F3.8-5.6 DC OS HSM

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Sigma 18-125mm F3.8-5.6 DC OS HSM

The Sigma 18-125mm F3.8-5.6 DC OS HSM has 16 Elements in 12 Groups lens construction with an angle of view of 69.3 - 11.4 degrees. It has 7 diaphragm blades with a minimum aperture of F22. Its minimum focusing distance is 35cm / 13.8 inch with Maximum Magnification at 1:3.8. The lens' petal-type hood filter size is 67 mm. The lens itself measures 74 X 88.5 mm / 2.9 X 3.5 inch and weighs 505g / 17.8 oz. Its corresponding AF mounts are Canon, Nikon, Sigma, Pentax/Sony…

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Sigma 18-125mm F3.8-5.6 DC OS HSM

The Sigma 18-125mm F3.8-5.6 DC OS HSM has 16 Elements in 12 Groups lens construction with an angle of view of 69.3 - 11.4 degrees. It has 7 diaphragm blades with a minimum aperture of F22. Its minimum focusing distance is 35cm / 13.8 inch with Maximum Magnification at 1:3.8. The lens' petal-type hood filter size is 67 mm. The lens itself measures 74 X 88.5 mm / 2.9 X 3.5 inch and weighs 505g / 17.8 oz. Its corresponding AF mounts are Canon, Nikon, Sigma, Pentax/Sony (1 OS function is not available)/Minolta.

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The Sigma 18-125mm F3.8-5.6 DC OS HSM features high zoom ratio lens designed for digital SLR cameras and incorporating Sigma’s original OS (Optical Stabilizer) function. This system uses two sensors inside the lens to detect vertical and horizontal movement of the camera and works by moving an optical image stabilizing lens group to compensate for camera shake. It offers the use of shutter speeds approximately 4 stops slower. It is the ideal lens for several type of photography such as wide-angle, telephoto and close-up. SLD (Special Low Dispersion) glass, a molded glass aspherical lens and two hybrid aspherical lenses provide correction for all types of aberrations. The super multi-layer coating reduces flare and ghosting. High image quality is assured throughout the entire zoom range. This lens has a minimum focusing distance of 35cm (13.8“) at all focal lengths, and has maximum magnification of 1:3.8, making it ideal for close-up photography. This lens incorporates HSM (Hyper Sonic Motor), which ensures a quiet and high-speed autofocus. It features SLD glass and Aspherical lenses provide image quality throughout the entire zoom range, super multi-layer coating reduces flare and ghosting, compact construction of 88.5mm (3.5”) in length and 74mm (2.9“) in diameter, minimum focusing distance of 35cm/13.8 inches and maximum magnification of 1:3.8, making it ideal for close-up photography, HSM features that ensures quiet and high-speed autofocus, and is compatible with Sigma, Canon, Nikon mounts.

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