SIGMA 10-18mm F2.8 DC DN | Contemporary
Introducing the SIGMA 10-18mm F2.8 DC DN | Contemporary, the perfect companion to its sibling, SIGMA 18-50mm F2.8 DC DN | Contemporary. This ultra-wide-angle zoom lens is designed for APS-C cameras, prioritizing compactness and lightness with high sharpness and a wide angle of view of 15mm (35mm equivalent) at the wide end.
It's perfect for high-altitude sports like mountaineering, travel, vlogging, and everyday photography. Its lightweight design makes it easy to carry, while the wide F2.8 aperture excels in low light and creates beautiful background blur without sacrificing optical performance.
One-handed selfie shooting is a breeze, thanks to the expansive angle of view. And if you're a fan of the Sony ZV-E series, this lens pairs seamlessly with it.
For existing users of the SIGMA 18-50mm F2.8 DC DN | Contemporary, this lens expands your photographic possibilities within the compact F2.8 system for APS-C cameras.
The World's Smallest and Lightest Lens
F2.8 zoom lens for APS-C
SIGMA 10-18mm F2.8 DC DN | Contemporary lens is the tiniest and lightest F2.8 zoom lens made for APS-C cameras. It's perfect for activities like mountain climbing, traveling, and outdoor photography, where you aim to carry as little gear as possible. This lens achieves its compactness by utilizing a unique GM aspherical concave lens in the front group. This lens element has a high polarization ratio and a remarkable refractive index, which not only reduces the number of elements in the front group but also shortens the lens's overall length. This design enhances portability while maintaining optical quality.
SIGMA 10-18mm F2.8 DC DN | Contemporary Characteristics
These are the defining features of the SIGMA 10-18mm F2.8 DC DN lens
Optical Excellence in a Compact Form
SIGMA 10-18mm F2.8 DC DN | Contemporary lens, the perfect complement to the SIGMA 18-50mm F2.8 DC DN | Contemporary. This compact, lightweight ultra-wide-angle zoom lens is designed for APS-C cameras, catering to various photographic needs.
Notably, it's compatible with multiple camera mounts, a first for SIGMA, simultaneously available in L-Mount, Sony E-mount, and FUJIFILM X Mount. This versatility allows photographers more choices in their equipment selection.
Whether you're an adventurer, vlogger, or an everyday photographer, this lens fits the bill. Its compact, lightweight build ensures easy portability, yet it boasts an impressive F2.8 aperture and exceptional optical performance for high-quality photos and videos.
With a wide-angle view equivalent to 15mm on a 35mm camera, it's ideal for one-handed selfies and pairs seamlessly with cameras like the Sony ZV-E series, enhancing vlogging and content creation capabilities.
Despite its compactness, it doesn't sacrifice optical performance. Innovative engineering extends to the lens hood. SIGMA engineers developed a new push-on petal-type hood, contributing to the lens's compact design and enhancing the user experience.
With a minimum focusing distance of 11.6cm and a maximum magnification ratio of 1:4 at the wide end, creative possibilities for close-up shots and unique perspectives abound.
Videographers will appreciate its suitability for video with minimized focus breathing, accommodating electronic image stabilization functions.
Furthermore, the lens supports switching between linear and non-linear focus ring settings on L-Mount bodies, offering precise control during video recording.
SIGMA 10-18mm F2.8 DC DN | Contemporary embodies SIGMA commitment to delivering innovative, high-quality lenses. Its blend of compactness, optical excellence, and videography-friendly features caters to various creative pursuits. Whether capturing landscapes, vlogs, or close-ups, this lens empowers photographers to fully explore their artistic expression.