The Sigma 70-300mm 4-5.6 DG Macro lens is
the compact and economical choice for a telephoto zoom lens. Capable of
macro photography, this lens has a 1:2 maximum close-up magnification at
the 300mm focal length. It is the ideal high performance lens for
portraits, sports photography, nature photography, and other types of
photography that frequently use the telephoto range.
The improved DG lens design corrects for various aberrations. This lens is specially coated to get the best color balance whilst cutting down on ghosting caused by reflections from the digital image sensor.
- Macro photography with a 1:2 maximum close-up magnification at the 300mm focal length
- Switch for changeover to macro photography at focal lengths between 200mm and 300mm with a maximum close-up magnification from 1:2.9 to 1:2
- SLD (Special Low Dispersion) glass element in this lens for excellent correction of chromatic aberration