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Sigma Targets Pros with Excellent 70-200mm f/2.8 Sports Lens; More Info at B&H

December 18, 2018

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 18, 2018--B&H Photo would like to share the official launch of the Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Sports Lens, which was first announced at Photokina. This professional-focused telephoto optic is the new flagship large-aperture zoom in Sigma’s lineup and joins the 14-24mm f/2.8 DG HSM Art and 24-70mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Art in creating the brilliant f/2.8 zoom trio. It also boasts the imaging performance of the Art series with the durable build of the Sports line.

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Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Sports Lens is a flexible telephoto zoom characterized by its bright and sophisticated design. (Photo: Business Wire)

This lens is designed to capture action, sports, event, and portraiture with ease. It will be available for Canon EF, Nikon F, and Sigma SA mounts and is packed with the latest tech. This includes an Intelligent OS system for brilliant image stabilization and a high-speed AF system powered by a Hyper Sonic Motor (HSM). In the optical design, you will find nine F Low Dispersion elements and one Special Low Dispersion elements, all ensuring outstanding resolution and minimal aberrations. Also assisting overall image quality is an 11-blade diaphragm for smooth, rounded bokeh.

Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Sports Lens

Aperture Range: f/2.8 to f/22 Nine FLD Elements, One SLD Element Super Multi-Layer Coating Hyper Sonic AF Motor Intelligent OS Image Stabilization Removable Arca-Type Tripod Foot Dust- and Moisture-Sealed Construction Rounded 11-Blade Diaphragm Compatible with Sigma Teleconverters

for Canon EF mount


for Nikon F mount


for Sigma SA


As a Sports lens, build is top notch. It has a dust- and splash-resistant construction and features a water- and oil-repellent coating on the front element. It also features ample physical controls on the lens barrel, including a Focus Limiter and Manual Override. A programmable AF Function button is available for quick access to commonly used settings. Additionally, it is compatible with the Sigma USB Dock for installing firmware updates and customizing certain parameters.

The Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Sports Lens now available for preorder.

About B&H Photo Video

As the world’s largest source of photography, video, and audio equipment, as well as computers, drones, and home and portable entertainment, B&H is known worldwide for its attentive, knowledgeable sales force and excellent customer service, including fast, reliable shipping. B&H has been satisfying customers worldwide for 40 years.

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Contact InformationShawn C. Steiner212-615-8820https://www.bhphotovideo.com/




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