Is Nikon D5100 and Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5,6 DG APO Macro compatible?

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

Nikon D5100
Release date: 2011
Sensor of type DX / APS-C (1.5x)
16,2 Megapixels (4928 x 3264 pixels)

Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5,6 DG APO Macro
Release date: 2005
Lens type: Telephoto Zoom & Macro
Focal Length on 70-300 mm and aperture f/4-5,6

Can you combine this camera and lens?

No, the products cannot be combined. Here are a few reasons.

  • The lens supports autofocus but neither the camera nor the lens have a built-in autofocus (AF) motor. You as a photographer will not have a possibility to use autofocus to obtain a sharp image. Focusing manually will then be the only way to obtain sharpness.
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