18-125mm F3.8-5.6 DC (OS)* HSM Refurbished

Full Wide-Angle to Zoom Coverage
Travel, Family
  • High performance multi-purpose zoom lens
  • Optical stabilization compensates for camera shake 
  • *Optical Stabilizer (OS) is not available for Sony and Pentax
  • Lens hood, front & rear caps
DC
DCDC for Digital

These are special lenses designed for APS-C size sensors so that the image circle matches the smaller size of the image sensor of most digital SLR cameras. Their specialized design gives these lenses the ideal properties for digital cameras, the compact and lightweight construction is an added bonus!

HSM
HSMQuiet & Fast Autofocusing

This lens uses a motor driven by ultrasonic waves to provide a quiet, high-speed AF.

OS
OSOptical Stabilizer

This function utilizes a built-in mechanism that compensates for camera shake. It dramatically expands photographic possibilities by alleviating camera movement when shooting by hand held camera.

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Price: $209.00
Price: $209.00
*Authorized dealer prices may vary
Overview

Sigma’s 18-125 F3.8-5.6 DC OS HSM is a compact, high performance zoom lens for digital SLR cameras. Its light weight package is perfect those times when you want to lighten your lens load but still require a quality product that will deliver great images. At the wide angle end its perfect for scenic, landscape and group photography. At the long end, it can be used for candid portraits, sports action or great shots at the zoo. Roughly equivalent to a 24 to 200mm lens in the larger format cameras. Two Aspherical glass elements offer correction for distortion & to maintain its compact design, SLD (Special Low Dispersion) glass elements provide optimum color correction & sharpness throughout the entire zoom range, Super Multi-Layer lens coating reduces flare and ghosting and assures high image quality throughout the entire zoom range. This might be all the lens you’ll ever need to take great pictures.

Tech Specs

SPECIFICATIONS

Lens Construction16 Elements in 12 Groups
Angle of View69.3º - 11.4º (1)
Number of Diaphragm Blades7
Mininum Aperturef22
Minimum Focusing Distance35 cm / 13.8 in
Filter Size (mm)67
Maximum Magnifications1:3.8
Dimensions
(Diameter x Length)
74 x 88.5 mm/2.9 x 3.5 in
Weight505g / 17.8oz.
Corresponding Mounts
Sigma OS
HSM
DC
Nikon OS
HSM
DC
G
Canon OS
HSM
DC
Sony/Minolta HSM
DC
Pentax HSM
DC
J
OS - Optical Stabilizer Function
HSM - Hyper-Sonic Motor
DC - DC for Digital
G - G type Nikon mount lens
J - J type Pentax AF mount lens

(1) Angle of view at Sigma SD camera format

*For Pentax and Sony Mount, OS function is not available.
 
* The appearance, specifications, and the like of the product are subject to change for improvement without notice.
 
* Vignetting will occur if the lens is used with 35mm SLR cameras or digital cameras with image sensors larger than APS-C size.

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MTF CHART

MTF Chart
MTF Chart 2

LENS CONSTRUCTION

Lens Construction
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