Sigma Announces New 24-70mm f/2.8 Art Lens for Sony E-Mount
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Pixean
November 18, 2019

The Sigma 24-70mm f/2.8 DG DN Art lens for Sony is the newest from the company, and it brings with it the Art line's legacy of high-quality optics at affordable prices. Sigma has released the price for the lens, and it looks to be a great option for Sony shooters.

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Sony's 24-70mm f/2.8 lens is a great lens, but it is also quite pricey, coming in at $2,198. Sigma's new 24-70mm f/2.8 Art lens comes in at exactly half that, at only $1,099 (Approximately INR 77,000). The 24-70mm f/2.8 Art looks to fill the workhorse role for many photographers, and comes with the following features:

 

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11-blade diaphragm for smoother bokeh

The maximum magnification ratio of 1:2.9 at the wide end, 1:4.5 at the telephoto end

Six F Low Dispersion (FLD) elements and two Special Low Dispersion (SLD) elements to reduce aberrations and improve clarity and color

Three aspherical elements to reduce distortion and increase sharpness

Super Multi-Layer and NanoPorous Coatings to reduce flares and ghosting

Programmable AF-L button can be customized for different settings

Brass bayonet with rubber sealing

Dust and splash resistant

 

 

Altogether, the lens seems to be a great option for Sony shooters looking for great optical performance at a good price. You can preorder the Sigma 24-70mm f/2.8 DG DN Art lens here.

 

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