Opting for the right camera lenses that are not only packed with a host of utilitarian features but are also lightweight and compact in terms of design is extremely important, irrespective of whether you are a professional photographer or an amateur. So if you are planning to invest in one such camera lens, take a look at the Sigma 18 - 35 mm f/1.8 DC HSM lens. This lens that comes from the store of Sigma comes with a Hyper Sonic motor and its anti-flare super multi-layer coating makes it even more useful. This wide glass moulded aspherical Sigma lens comes with Special Low Dispersion (SLD) glass that helps to compensate for aberrations and curvature at the widest angle. With a construction of 17 elements in 12 groups, it is made using Thermally Composite Material that further increases the accuracy of the construction. Moreover, it is designed using the SIGMA Optimization Pro technology that can update the lens firmware and also adjust its parameters. You will also get a 2-year warranty on its purchase.
Type of Lens
Being a wide-angle lens, it will provide a perspective distortion. Thus, in turn will result in a more intense and detailed image.
Lens Best Suited For Event Photography
One of the best aspects of the Sigma 18 - 35 mm f/1.8 DC HSM lens is that being extremely versatile, it can be used for a wide range of photography needs. You can use it for family portraiture, to capture events such as weddings and also while you are travelling.
The aperture of the Sigma 18 - 35 mm f/1.8 DC HSM lens with maximum and minimum focal lengths is f/1.8 and f/16, respectively.
Thanks to the 9-blade rounded diaphragm, you can create a beautiful background blur in every image.
HSM Series Lens
HSM or Hyper Sonic Motor is a new type of motor that is being used in some new Sigma lenses. As this lens is a part of the HSM series, it will ensure an almost virtually silent autofocus function and also a very quick responsive autofocus function.
Internal Focusing System
The Internal focusing system of the Sigma 18 - 35 mm f/1.8 DC HSM lens makes it score high on the aspect of utility.
Compatible with Canon 100D, 1000D, 1100D, 1200D, 5D, 5D Mark II, 5D Mark III, 6D, 60D and 600D cameras, it is extremely useful.
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