Sigma 16mm f/1.4 DC DN Contemporary Lens for Sony E comes with plush features for maximum effectiveness. Some of its highlights include an Aperture Range of f/2.8 to f/22, One FLD Element, Five SLD Elements, Three Aspherical Elements, Super Multi-Layer & NanoPorous Coating, High-Speed AF with Stepping Motor, Customizable AFL Button, Rounded 11-Blade Diaphragm, Weather-Sealed, Protective Front Coating, Built-In Lens Hood, and so on.
Its gleaming f/2.8 maximum aperture guarantees flawless, consistent illumination when working in areas with poor lighting conditions. This enables greater control over the depth of field so that there can be effective working with selective focus techniques. A Super Multi-layer Coating blended with a NanoPorous Coating has also been applied to individual elements for perfect suppression of flare and ghosting. Hence, you can experience enhanced color accuracy and contrast when operating in areas with poor lighting conditions. It comes with three aspherical elements with a large-diameter aspherical lens for the reduction of spherical aberrations and distortion so that you can realize sharp imagery with accurate rendering.
the Sigma 16mm f/1.4 DC DN Contemporary Lens:
The Sigma 16mm f/1.4 DC DN Contemporary Lens is specifically created for full-frame Sony E-mount mirrorless cameras, and APS-C models can use it with an equivalent focal length range of 21-36mm. It comes with a rounded eleven-blade diaphragm, which helps in enhancing selective focus technique as well as the use of shallow depth of field. That is why this lens is popular among top professional and amateur photographers.
With its maximum aperture standing at f/2.8, and a minimum aperture of f/22, it is certainly one of the most sought-after lenses in the market presently. Its focal length ranges between 14 and 24 millimeters, hence, you can be sure of capturing images the way you want them. It has an angle of view range of 114.2° to 84.1° making it possible for you to get it right always, in terms of best shots. Its minimum focus distance is 11 inches or 27.94 centimeters, which is ideal for effective coverage of your subjects. This lens has a maximum magnification of 0.14x so that you can get a flawless view of your subjects during operations.
Besides, its optical design features 18 Elements in 13 Groups so that you won’t have issues taking your most desirable shots. You will like its front lens element, which is treated with a water- and oil-repellent coating for seamless operations in harsh weather. Its compactness is an outstanding feature measuring 3.35 inches in diameter and 5.16 inches in length. Its lightweight of 28.04 ounces is a plus, and that is why you won’t have issues with its maneuver during operations, and it won’t add up too much weight to your bag.
TOP 10 KEY FEATURES:
|Focal Length:||14 to 24mm|
|Lens Mount:||Sony E|
|Angle of View:||114.2° to 84.1°|
|Minimum Focus Distance:||11" / 27.94 cm|
|Optical Design:||18 Elements in 13 Groups|
|Diaphragm Blades:||11, Rounded|
Included in the box:
- Sigma 16mm f/1.4 DC DN Contemporary Lens for Sony E
- Lens Cap
- Rear Cap LCR II for Sony E Mount Lenses
- Petal-Type Lens Hood for 16mm f/1.4 DC DN Lens