14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A

Lenses, Wide Angle Lenses, USB Dock Compatible, MC-11 Compatible
Art
Creative, Travel, Landscape, Wedding & Events, Specialty
  • World’s first and only Full-frame F1.8 ultra-wide-angle lens
  • Exceptional optical performance ideal for ultra-high megapixel cameras
  • Ideal for Astrophotography, Landscape Photography, Documentary and Architecture
  • Featuring a large-diameter aspherical lens element
  • Minimized chromatic aberation and distortion
  • Mount with Dust/splash-proof construction
  • Newly designed HSM with faster, yet smoother focusing
  • Electromagnetic aperture control (for Nikon) 
  • Rear Filter Holder FHR-11(Optional for Canon)
  • Handcrafted in Japan 

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Art Lens
AArt Lens

Engineered for those who see photography as a critical expression of self, our Art line offers sophisticated optical performance and abundant expressive power to deliver faithfully on your artistic vision.

ASP
ASPASPHERICAL

The aspherical lens complex allows freedom of design, improved performance, a reduced number of component lenses and a compact size.

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.

HSM
HSMQuiet & Fast Autofocusing

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

IF
IFInner Focus

To ensure stability in focusing, this lens moves the inner lens group(s) without changing the lens' physical length.

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Price: $1,599.00

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Overview

The Sigma 14mm 1.8 DG HSM Art is the worlds first 1.8 prime lens at the 14mm focal length. This fast wide prime features the same large aspherical element touted in the Sigma 12-24mm F4 Art to control distortion and create stunning imagery. An updated Hyper Sonic Motor (HSM) provides fast and accurate autofocus while 3 Premium FLD and 4 SLD glass elements control chromatic aberration and sagittal coma flare. Building on the highly reputable Art line, the Sigma 14mm 1.8 DG HSM Art is designed to resolve the latest high megapixel DSLR sensors.  Like each and every Global Vision Lens, the Sigma 14mm 1.8 DG HSM Art is handcrafted at our single factory in Aizu, Japan and undergoes individual evaluation before leaving Sigma’s facility.

First test, new SIGMA 14 mm F1,8

Tommaso Forin

Canon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 30 sec 1.8 2000

Italian Dolomites, Fuciade area, Passo San Pellegrino

House Test Subject

Jason Gillman

Nikon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 1/320 f1.8 100

Corner home with ivy and other unique charater

Hatteras Lighthouse at Night

jon engel

Canon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 20s 1.8 1600

The long waiting

Tommaso Forin

Canon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 30sec 1.8 2000

The night was cloudy, I woke up every hour to check if the clouds were still present or there were the stars in the sky. Finally, at 3 am I found the stars in the sky! Happiness :-)

Beyond the Skies

Matt Daugherty

Canon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 25" 1.8 1600

Photo taken at Black Mountain in Crab Orchard, TN. Clouds moved in and light from Chattanooga reflected up. Sigma 14mm 1.8 Art enables one to capture great Milky Way shots.

Balancing Rock a New Perspective

Barry Burgess

Canon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 30 sec f 1.8 1600

I thought this lens would be Ideally suited to photographing the night sky and this photo is from my first adventure using this lens. I wanted a shot a little different from the ones everyone takes from the viewing platform so I went below and shot up. This enabled me to include more sky and a give a feeling of how massive this stone really is. I did not require any fancy lighting equipment, all I used was the face of my cell phone for the light painting. Photographed on Saturday Sept 23, 2017 in Tiverton, Nova Scotia.

Balancing rock a Different Perspective II

Barry Burgess

Canon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 30 sec f 1.8 1600

Photographing landscapes at night is a passion of mine.This was my first oppurtunity to test my new lens. I bought it since I felt it would be ideally suited for photographing the night sky. This photo is like my other one but in silohuette with no light painting. I wanted a shot a little different from the ones everyone takes from the viewing platform so I went below and shot up. This enabled me to include more sky and a give a feeling of how massive this stone really is. Photographed on Saturday Sept 23, 2017 in Tiverton, Nova Scotia.

Night Orchard

Barry Burgess

Canon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 30 sec f2.2 3200

While exploring rural Nova Scotia the name of a narrow lane caught my attention and at the end was this abandoned farmhouse and apple orchard. I knew I had to return at night to photograph under the Milky Way.

Yosemite Sunrise

Brian Hamfeldt

Canon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 1/2000 2.8 400

Sunrise over valley in Yosemite with layers of trees and hills blanketed with morning fog mixed with forest fire smoke.

Late Night Reflectionms

Barry Burgess

Canon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 30 sec 2.2 3200

Panuke Lake, Nova Scotia illuminated by the lights from a nearby dam.

The house in the mountains

Tommaso Forin

Canon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 25sec 2,2 1250

This is a mountain retreat, far from the valley, very nice where it is possible to have fantastic dinners and it is possible to sleep. A very quiete place, and I have tried to render it as a dreaming place

Merry Pisser Falls and Milky Way

Barry Burgess

Canon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 30 sec 1.8 3200

I enjoy photographing the coast at night, I also enjoy photographing waterfalls. I decided to combine the two and the direction of the coast here allowed me to include the Milky Way. Coastal waterfalls provide unobstructed views of the sky unlike inland waterfalls. Merry Pisser is the actual name of these falls and I often get asked this question.

Cars and Stars

Barry Burgess

Canon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 30 sec 2.2 1600

I found out about this 1937 pontiac Silver Streak and old farmhouse last winter, I photographed them in april at night under a starry sky and intended to return in the summer when the Milky Way was higher. I was able to return but the Milky Way did not line up with the house but was over the car.

14mm Splender

Walter Grondona

Nikon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 125th F/.11 100

The view from my front yard, photographing my next door neighbors thanksgiving presentation. Using my new 14mm ART

"57" wonder with the 14mm ART

Walter Grondona

Nikon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 250th F/.11 500

This wonderful vehicle stopped in front of my place. Perfect chance to test out my new 14mm ART. Beautiful Car + equality beautiful SIGMA ART LENS.

The Heavens Above

William Mathe

Canon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 30sec f/1.8 3200

This was my first opportunity to use this lens...I went to a little church alongside of a road in Colorado between Fort Collins and Laramie with the intention of shooting the night sky...I was very pleasantly surprised at how well the Milky Way lined up over the church...the details and the crispness of this lens was amazing and to be able to pull that many stars at ISO-3200 was a huge!

The ghost

Tommaso Forin

Canon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 30 sec 4.0 800

It was a fool moon night at 2500m in Italian Dolomites. I entered later in the camera view so that my image took the appearance of a ghost

Bolzano mountain retreat

Tommaso Forin

Canon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 30 sec 4,5 640

Under a full moon night, I took the picture to the sleeping mountain retreat, placed at 2500m in Italian Dolomites, closed in autumn and winter

Light in the winter ski

Walter Grondona

Nikon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 60th sec F/8 100th second

I was staying out of the cold, watching football. I looked out side the window as the day was ending. This was an photographic opportunity for my new 14mm. I'm liven this new baby.

The new 14mm F/1.8 ART at work

Walter Grondona

Nikon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 60th sec F/.8 200

I was watching football on TV when I looked out of the front window, and it was just that perfect photographic opportunity to use my new 14mm. I got the camera out despite the game and stepped out side and got this shot. Two exposures and I was back to football game. Perfect day in my opinion.

Tokaj cellar

Tokaj Wine Region (Slovcakia)

Nikon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 30,0sec F/16 160

Zodiacal Light and Trees

Barry Burgess

Canon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 30 sec 2.2 3200

This is not light pollution. I drove over two hours to Upper Ohio, Nova Scotia to avoid light pollution from spoiling my photo. This is the first time I observed Zodiacal light and it was easily visible to the eye. Sunlight reflecting off comet and asteroid dust concentrated in the plane of the solar system creates the zodiacal light.

Winter Sky at Polly Cove

Barry Burgess

Canon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 30 sec 2.2 3200

Winter night sky at Polly Cove, Nova Scotia.

Wilderness Lake and Winter Sky

Barry Burgess

Canon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 30 sec 2.2 3200

The beauty of the night sky is rapidly vanishing due to ever increasing and unnecessary light pollution. I had to drive over two hours to find this location in Nova Scotia with minimal light pollution.

Reach For The Stars

Barry Burgess

Canon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 30 sec 2.2 3200

I drove to a dark location in Nova Scotia to photograph the zodiacal light and noticed the tree branches silhouetted against the sky.

Desert Ripples

Ujwal Uplap

Nikon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 1/640 16 320

Beautiful mesmerizing patterns made by winds on the continually shifting Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes at Death Valley National Park, USA, become more dramatic with the twilight and the shadows.

Reaching For The Stars II

Barry Burgess

Canon 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | A 30 sec 2.2 3200

I drove to a dark location to photograph the zodiacal light and noticed the tree branches silhouetted against the sky. Photographed in Upper Ohio, Nova Scotia, Canada.

Tech Specs

LENS CONSTRUCTION

Lens Construction

SPECIFICATIONS

Lens Construction 16 Elements in 11 Groups
Angle of View (35mm) 114.2°
Number of Diaphragm Blades 9 (Rounded diaphragm)
Minimum Aperture F16
Minimum Focusing Distance 27cm / 10.6in
Filter Size (mm)  -
Maximum Magnifications 1: 9.8
Dimensions
(Diameter x Length)
Φ95.4mm × 126mm / 3.8in. x 5.0in.
Weight 1,120g / 39.5oz.
Corresponding Mounts
Sigma HSM
DG
Nikon HSM
DG
Canon HSM
DG
HSM -Hyper-Sonic Motor
DG - DG for Digital Full Frame and APS-C

* The appearance, specifications, and the like of the product are subject to change for improvement without notice.

GEOMETRICAL MTF CHART

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DIFFRACTION MTF CHART

Diffractional MTF

EFFECTIVE DISTORTION

Effective Distortion

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VIGNETTING 

Vignetting

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Review by Sproesser
Posted on 1/26/2018
unbelievably sharp
I've used this lens for 10 weeks of shooting now, and I happened to need this viewing angle a lot in that time. I'm shooting on a Canon 5DSR at 50 megapixel, sharpness really matters to me. I can't get over how sharp this thing is. It's sharpest aperture is f5.6. The optimal aperture for astrophotography on my camera seems to be f4(minimal coma and vignetting). It stays super sharp through f11. the contrast is great. The sharpness, especially in the corners beats Canon's 14mm f2.8L II by a considerable margin. It's in the top 3 best lenses in my case, including the Sigma 50mm f1.4 Art. It's water resistant, which I very much need. When you take it out of the box you're immediately impressed by the fit and finish, it's a beauty. It's 80% heavier than the Canon equivalent, so keep in mind it's like adding another small lens to the weight of your bag, plus it's large! Sigma is putting Sony, Canon and Nikon to shame right now price/performance wise.
Review by Walter
Posted on 9/1/2017
I'M, 100% Sold on Sigma Art.
I have been in the photographic profession for decades. A Nikon person at hart.Until Sigma introduced the new ART line of lenses. Now I stand before you and say proudly, that Sigma is the new go to professional lens maker on todays market. Bar-Non. I have (6) Art lenses and they all preform perfectly on all of our Nikon body's.
Just got the the new 24-70 and the new 14mm Art lenses and they are dead on focus right out of the box. All of our Art lenses performed perfect with out any dock adjustments period.Thank to all of the professionals at SIGMA for a job well done..
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