Is Canon EOS 7D and Sigma EX 24-70mm f/2,8 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 24-70mm f/2,8 DG HSM

Sigma EX 24-70mm f/2,8 DG HSM
Released: 2008
Normal Lens (zoom)
Focal Length: 24-70 mm
Aperture: f/2,8

Can you combine these two?

This is the short answer:

Yes! This combination is compatible

The camera and lens you have chosen can be used together. Here is a longer answer:

Lens is available with Canon mount

This lens is manufactured by Sigma but is available with a Canon mount.
This lens is also available for Nikon cameras, so before you buy the lens - make sure you get the right version.

Versitale lens

Sigma EX 24-70mm f/2,8 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.

Actual Focal Length for this lens:
24-70 mm

Experienced Focal Length with this camera:
38-112 mm

Read more about Crop factor on Canon cameras

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 24-70mm f/2,8 DG HSM
790 gram

Together they have a total weight of 1650 gram (equal to 3,64 lb).