APO 500mm F4.5 EX DG HSM / EX DG

Availability: In stock

Retail S$7,888.00

Fast maximum aperture telephoto lens optimized for digital SLR cameras.

This ultra-telephoto lens has a fast maximum aperture, and also features a new super multi-layer coating, which optimizes the characteristics of digital SLR cameras. Two ELD glass elements in the front lens elements reduce chromatic aberration to a minimum and also ensure sharp, quality images of high contrast.

New coating reduces Ghost and Flare

With Super Multi-Layer Coating

With Super Multi-Layer Coating

No Super Multi-Layer Coating

No Super Multi-Layer Coating

The new multi layer lens coating and lens design reduce flare and ghost, which is a common problem with digital cameras and also creates an optimum color balance.

It is equipped with ELD (Extraordinary Low Dispersion) glass elements

Two ELD glass elements in the front lens elements reduce chromatic aberration to a minimum and also ensure sharp, quality images of high contrast.

It also features a rotatable drop-in filter

It also features a drop-in 46mm filter holder in the rear part of the lens barrel, which can be rotated to facilitate the use of filters, including a polarizing filter.

HSM (Hyper Sonic Motor for Sigma, Canon and Nikon mount lenses)

Hyper Sonic Motor

Hyper Sonic Motor

The AF drive for Sigma SA, Canon and Nikon S.L.R. cameras features Sigma's ultra-quiet and high-speed Hyper Sonic Motor (HSM).

Inner Focus

Inner focusing retains external dimensions for ease of handling.

Accepts both 1.4X and 2X APO EX Tele-Converters.

By adding an APO teleconverter (optional extra), you can use this lens as a 700mm F6.3 MF ultra-telephoto lens with a 1.4X EX teleconverter, or as a 1000mm F9 MF ultra-telephoto lens with a 2X teleconverter.

Tele Converter matching list

Lens Construction

Lens Construction

Specifications
Lens construction 11 Elements in 8 Groups
Angle of view (35mm format) 5 degree
Number of blades in diaphragm 9pcs
Minimum aperture F32
Minimum focusing distance 400cm / 157.5in.
Maximum magnification 1:7.7
Filter size 46mm (drop-in type)
Diameter x length 123mm x 350mm / 4.8in. x 13.8in.
Weight 3,150g / 111.1oz.

For Sigma

Accessories: Lens Case, Lens hood (LH1236-01), Shoulder strap, and Drop-in filter circular PL supplied. Lens is equipped with fixed tripod socket.

Corresponding AF Mounts

[APO 500mm F4.5 EX DG HSM]
SIGMA / CANON / NIKON

[APO 500mm F4.5 EX DG]
SONY / PENTAX

This lens cannot be used with film SLR cameras with the exception of the Nikon F6 and Canon EOS-1v.
The angle of view varies depending on which camera the lens is mounted on.
The appearance and specification are subject to change without notice.

UPC Code
SIGMA 0085126-18456-8
CANON 0085126-18454-4
NIKON 0085126-18455-1
SONY 0085126-18434-6
PENTAX 0085126-18445-2

The optional accessory for SIGMA APO 300mm F2.8 EX DG /HSM

APO TELE CONVERTER 1.4x EX DG�^2x EX DG
APO TELE CONVERTER
1.4x EX DG / 2x EX DG

UPC Code : SIGMA 00-85126-82440-2, NIKON 00-85126-82455-6, CANON 00-85126-82427-3, SONY 00-85126-82462-4
UPC Code : SIGMA 00-85126-87640-1, NIKON 00-85126-87655-5, CANON 00-85126-87627-2, SONY 00-85126-87662-3

These APO Tele Converters are compatible with digital cameras, and when mounted between the lens and the camera body, they can increase the focal length of the lens by the power of 1.4 or 2. They are also compatible with the AF function, depending on the open-aperture F value of the lens being used, and they work with the AE (Automatic Exposure) function, dispensing with complicated exposure calculations. They increase maximum photography magnification by 1.4X or 2X, without any variation in the minimum focusing distance.

detail

 
DROP-IN FILTER CIRCULAR PL 46mm(Supplied)

UPC Code : 00-85126-91145-4

 
FILLTER HOLDER FOR EX 46mm(Supplied)

UPC Code : 00-85126-91302-1

LENS HOOD LH1236-01(Supplied)
LENS HOOD LH1236-01(Supplied)

UPC Code : 00-85126-18300-4

REAR CAP LCR

* for SIGMA

REAR CAP LCR II (supplied)

UPC Code : SIGMA 00-85126-92949-7, SONY 00-85126-92952-7, NIKON 00-85126-92950-3, PENTAX 00-85126-92953-4, CANON 00-85126-92951-0

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