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Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro Lens
For Canon EF Mount

Macro capable with reproduction ratio of 1:1 or greater.Macro capable with reproduction ratio of 1:1 or greater.Fixed focal-length. No zoom.Fixed focal-length. No zoom.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.62Autofocus LensAutofocus Lens

Lens Description

The Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro is a normal prime designed for cameras with Full-Frame sensors. This bright prime has a 70mm focal-length.

This prime is capable of focusing down to 26cm from the imaging plane which gives it a maximum magnification of 1X. The lens supports autofocus and features a switch to disengage AF for focusing manually. While this lens is capable of AF, it does not have a built-in focus motor. It can only focus with a compatible camera body which features a mechanical AF-coupling.

This version has a Canon EF lens mount. Follow this link to see all current compatible digital cameras: Canon EF mount cameras with Full-Frame or larger sensor. Sigma also made this lens available for Nikon F, Pentax K, Sony A, Sigma S mounts.

Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro

Sigma 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro Specifications

Brand Sigma Model 70mm F2.8 EX DG Macro
Mount Max FLM 1X
Focal Length 70mm View Angle 34°
Max ApertureF/2.8Min ApertureF/22
Min Focus26cmMagnification1X
Filter Size62mm Aperture Blades9
Size (D x L)76 x 95mm Weight525g
TiltN / A ShiftN / A
Stabilization ProtectionNone
Zoom Drive N / A Focus Drive AF with MF switch
Zoom Mechanism N / A Focus Mechanism External
Hood Bayonet Focus Motor External
Perspective RectilinearIntroduced2006-07-11

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Sigma 70mm F/2.8 Facts


Macro capable with reproduction ratio of 1:1 or greater.Macro capable with reproduction ratio of 1:1 or greater.Fixed focal-length. No zoom.Fixed focal-length. No zoom.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Rectilinear are normal lenses that show straight lines as straight lines.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.Thread size in milimeters for screw-on filters.62Autofocus LensAutofocus Lens
70mm Focal-Length F/2.8 Constant Aperture
62mm Filter Thread AF with MF switch
Canon EF Mount 1 Max Crop-Factor
525g Lens Weight 76 x 95mm (D x L)
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