Sigma Announces a Trio of f/1.4 Primes for L-Mount APS-C Cameras: 16mm, 30mm, and 56mm
The 16mm is described as a “high-performance wide-angle prime in a compact package” and will go on sale at $449. It’s made up of 16 elements in 13 groups, features a minimum focusing distance of 9.8 inches (25 cm) and weighs 14.6 oz (415 g).
The 30mm is said to have the image quality of Sigma’s Art series of lenses but with the size and weight of the Contemporary series. 9 elements are in 7 groups, offering a minimum focusing distance of 30cm, and weighing in at 9.9 oz (280 g). It will retail at $339.
Finally, the 56mm lens offers exceptional image quality and has particularly smooth autofocus, making it a good choice for videographers. 6 groups contain 10 elements, with a focusing distance of 19.7 inches (50 cm), and weighing 10.1 oz (285 g). It will be available for $479.
All of the lenses will be available to purchase from July 10.
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