Sigma EX 24-70mm f/2,8 DG Macro Specifications

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Name Sigma EX 24-70mm f/2,8 DG Macro

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Manufacturer Sigma
Release Date and Price
Release Year 2005
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Lens Type
Lens Type standard zoom Lens
Zoom or Prime Zoom lens (with the ability to zoom in and out)
Mount and Compatibility
Mount Canon (see compatible cameras)
Nikon (see compatible cameras)
Compatibility Works on all sensors (see compatible cameras)
Closest Focusing Distance 40 cm
1:1 at Macro
Autofocus (AF) Yes
Built-in autofocus (AF) motor Canon
Nikon; for autofocus the camera has to have a built-in autofocus (AF) motor
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Maximum aperture f/2,8
Elements: 13 elements / 14 groups
Focal Range: 24-70 mm

Depending on which camera this lens is used the focal length can seem different. This is because different camera sensors can have a slight crop factor and the focal length will be equivalent to:
  • 24-70 mm on Canon FF, Full frame
  • 31-91 mm on Canon APS-H
  • 38-112 mm on Canon APS-C
  • 24-70 mm on Nikon FX, Full frame
  • 36-105 mm on Nikon DX, APS-C
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Diameter 88 mm
Length 115 mm
Weight 715 g (see the total weight, camera+lens)
Image stabilization No
Filter Filter Thread, 82 mm
Lens Hood LH875-02 548 (included)
Tripod mount No (Read more)
Weather sealing No