Is Canon EOS 7D and Sigma EX 120-300mm F2.8 APO DG HSM compatible?

Below you will find your chosen camera and lens. Click on the product name for more information.

Canon EOS 7D

Canon EOS 7D
Released: 2009
Type: Digital SLR
Sensor: APS-C (1.6x)
18 Megapixels
5184 x 3456 pixels

Sigma EX 120-300mm F2.8 APO DG HSM

Sigma EX 120-300mm F2.8 APO DG HSM
Released: 2002
Telephoto Zoom Lens
Focal Length: 120-300 mm
Aperture: f/2,8

Can you combine these two?

Last updated: February 2024

This is the short answer:

The camera and lens you have chosen can be used together.

Versitale lens

Sigma EX 120-300mm F2.8 APO DG HSM is constructed to work with all sorts of camera sensors including the one of Canon EOS 7D.

Focal Length

The Canon camera has a sensor of type APS-C, a smaller version compared to a Full Frame sensor, which means that your experienced Focal length will be multiplied by 1.6x.

This lens has focal length:
120-300 mm

Since Canon EOS 7D does not have a Full Frame sensor the experience focal length you will experience will be:
192-480 mm

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Total weight

When you are looking at a combination of a camera and a lens you must always consider the total weight. Each product weighs in at:

Canon EOS 7D
860 gram

Sigma EX 120-300mm F2.8 APO DG HSM
2600 gram

Together they have a total weight of 3460 gram (equal to 7.63 lb).

Please note that Sigma EX 120-300mm F2.8 APO DG HSM has a tripod mount which is great.

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