The first prime telephoto DSLR lens in Sigma's critically acclaimed Sports line.
Designed for professional photographers, the 500mm F4 Sports is a rugged dust and splash proof lens created to weather the harsh conditions that many photographers find themselves in when shooting outdoors. Exceptional image quality is achieved through rigorous optical design testing while autofocus and quality is maintained when paired with the Sigma TC-1401 1.4X and TC-2001 2X teleconverter.
An advanced Optical Stabilizer (OS) touts a two mode switch, #1 for handheld photography, #2 for panning and tracking vertically and horizontally. The new Hyper Sonic Motor (HSM) touts 1.3X the torque of previous models for fast and snappy focusing while the state-of-the-art electromagnetic diaphragm is included for Nikon mounts and provides a new degree of performance for high speed shooting. USB Lens Dock and Sigma Optimization Pro allow for lens customization including personalized focus limiters, 4 zone micro focus tuning, OS preview behavior, AF performance enhancement. Transverse chromatic aberration is greatly controlled through optical design and 500mm F4 Art allows for rear filters to be used, while a Sigma Weather Resistant (WR) Protector filter is provided with purchase.
- Exceptional image quality
- Magnesium Alloy components
- Carbon Fiber Hood Dust and Splash Proof
- Hyper-Sonic Motor (HSM)
- Optical Stabilizer (OS)
- DG for Digital (DG)
Sigma 500mm f/4 DG OS HSM Sports Lens (Nikon F Mount)
LH1388-01 Lens Hood
Limited 7-Year Warranty
SPORT AF 500mm f/4.0 DG OS HSM
|Lens Construction||Lens Construction 16 Elements in 11 Groups|
|Angle of View||Angle of View 5º|
|Number of Diaphragm Blades||9 (Rounded Diaphragm)|
|Minimum Focusing Distance||350cm/137.8in.|
|Filter Size (mm)||46mm (rear)|
(Diameter x Length)
|5.7 x 15"|