70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro Refurbished

Beautiful Macros and Compact Too
Macro
Macro, Wedding & Events, Portrait, Nature & Wildlife
  • Large aperture medium macro lens
  • Special low dispersion glass for optimum sharpness 
  • Carrying case, lens hood, front & rear caps
DG
DGDG for Digital

Designed to deliver the ultimate in performance on full-frame digital SLRs, Sigma DG lenses also bring out the best in 35mm SLR film cameras and APS-C size DLSRs.

EX
EXEX Lens

The exterior of this lens is EX-finished to denote the superior build and optical quality, and to enhance its appearance.

#270-R

Price: $499.00

New Price: $299.00

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Price: $499.00

New Price: $299.00

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Overview

Sigma’s Macro 70mm F2.8 EX DG is a large aperture medium macro lens suitable for shooting the smaller things in our world that exist virtually unseen. A macro lens is one which will focus on a subject close enough to render it “life-size” on the image plane in your camera. It also has a “flat” field” front lens element so that it can shoot images of flat objects such as artwork or postage stamps and be tack sharp all the way across the image. This Sigma Macro 70mm F2.8 is ideally suited for taking pictures of insects or other small creature where a closer approach to the subject would scare them away. This greater distance also allows the photographer more flexibility in lighting the subject with natural light reflectors. Three SLD (Special Low Dispersion) glass elements provide optimum color correction and sharpness throughout the entire zoom range and Super Multi-layer coating reduces flare & ghosting. A floating internal focus system enables a minimum shooting distance of 10.1 inches enabling ability to shoot with critical sharpness regardless of distance. So don’t miss the tiny insects, flowers of the world or the details in a stamp or coin collection or a piece of embroidery all of which are seldom noticed but offer a fascinating world if you look closely enough. Capture them with the Sigma Macro 70mm F2.8 EX DG.

Tech Specs

SPECIFICATIONS

Lens Construction10 Elements in 9 Groups
Angle of View34.3º
Number of Diaphragm Blades9
Mininum Aperturef22
Minimum Focusing Distance25.7 cm / 10.1 in
Filter Size (mm)62
Maximum Magnifications1:1
Dimensions
(Diameter x Length)
76 x 95 mm/3.0 x 3.7 in
Extended Dimensions/ 5.7 in
Weight525g / 18.5oz.
Corresponding Mounts
Sigma  
Nikon  
Canon  
Sony/Minolta  
Pentax  

* Nikon & Pentax Mounts: Mount Does not have aperture ring
 
* Nikon Mount: NO built in motor lens: NOT compatible with D40, D40x, D60, D3000, D5000

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MTF Chart

LENS CONSTRUCTION

Lens Construction
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