The Sigma 200-500mm f/2.8 EX DG APO IF Autofocus Lens for Canon SLR - Green offers an impressive fast f/2.8 aperture throughout its entire zoom range, all the way up to 500mm. The massive ultra-telephoto zoom Sigma 200-500mm f/2.8 EX DG APO IF Autofocus Lens for Canon SLR - Green is paired with the included dedicated high-quality 2x teleconverter, making it able to function as a 400-1000mm f/5.6 lens. If you combine the Sigma 200-500mm f/2.8 EX DG APO IF Autofocus Lens for Canon SLR - Green with an APS-C sized digital SLR camera, your focus range would be either 300-750mm f/2.8, or 600-1500mm f/5.6 (with the 2x teleconverter) lens.
This lens covers the widely used 200 to 500mm focal length range, and maintains its fast f/2.8 aperture over its entire zoom range. SLD (Special Low Dispersion) glass and three ELD (Extraordinary Low Dispersion) glass elements provide excellent correction for all type of aberrations, and assure a high level of optical performance throughout its entire zoom range.
Shooting distance and focal length are displayed on the lens' LCD panel, which is almost a necessity with a lens of this size. In addition, a dedicated BP-21 Li-ion battery is used to power-assist the zooming and AF operation. This battery is built into the lens barrel.
SLD element and three ELD glass elements provide high image quality from the maximum large aperture
Green rubberized protective barrel, ideal for outdoor use
Connects directly to a tripod head. The camera can be rotated by unlocking the rear lens barrel and rotating it with the camera attached. The lens has multiple tripod sockets, both 1/4"-20 and 3/8" sizes.
A 72mm filter, including a rotating polarizer, can be inserted into the drop-in filter holder at the rear of the lens.
In the Box
Sigma 200-500mm f/2.8 EX DG APO IF Autofocus Lens for Canon SLR - Green
Rear Lens Cap
Rear Filter Holder
72mm Clear Filter
72mm Circular Polarizer Filter
BC21 Charger w/Charger Cable
Limited 1-Year North and South America Warranty Against Manufacturing and Workmanship Defects.
Limited 3-Year U.S.A. Extended Warranty Extension Against Manufacturing and Workmanship Defects.