SIGMA 85mm F1.4 DG DN Art lens

AED3650

Model NO 85mm F1.4 DG DN | A
THE RECORD-HIGH PERFORMER
Category Lenses, Telephoto Lenses
Class Art
Typical Photography Creative, Wedding & Events, Portrait, Family
The Record-High Optical Performance
Lightweight And Compact
Focus Mode Switch, AFL button, Iris Ring Click and lock Switch
Dust and Splash Proof Construction
High-Precision, Durable Brass Bayounet mount
Completely new optical formula with 5 SLD and 1 Aspherical element
Stepping motor optimized for contrast and phase detection autofocus
Available in L-Mount and Sony E-Mount

 

Warranty 1 Year

 

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Description

Mark a new chapter of the Art line F1.4 in the mirrorless age.

   Large-diameter, unparalleled optical performance,
compact and lightweight, and high-speed AF ─ all in your hand.

The 85mm F1.4 DG DN | Art combines a clear and delicate rendering performance, which is requisite for portrait photography, with beautiful, rich bokeh effects only possible with lenses such as a large-diameter F1.4, at a level that will satisfy both professional and advanced amateur photographers. The focal length of 85mm and significant bokeh effect at F1.4 brightness allow the users’ subjects to stand out in a complementary fashion, which is one of the essences of taking portrait photography, so users can enjoy it to the fullest.

 

In addition to the fast and consistent AF response, the mirrorless-exclusive design of the 85mm F1.4 DG DN | Art has realized a lightweight and compact lens body that defies convention. And its small body is packed with a range of functionalities, including a dust- and splash-proof structure, supported by an excellent build quality.

 

The 85mm F1.4 DG DN | Art is SIGMA’s new “ultimate portrait lens” for the mirrorless age. And with it, SIGMA proposes a whole new world of possibilities provided by this “85mm F1.4 lens for everyday use,” thanks to the unprecedented level of portability, free from size- or weight-related limitations.

 

The record-high performance worthy of
the name of 85mm F1.4 | Art

85mm F1.4 is a specification almost synonymous with a portrait lens. With the Art line lenses, SIGMA pursues the highest optical performance possible and has devoted the latest optical design technologies, as well as the production technologies of the Aizu factory, SIGMA’s only production site, to the development of these lenses. The result is a detailed image critical for portrait photography that is achieved at a level that will satisfy both professional and advanced amateur photographers.

 

In addition to five SLD (Special Low Dispersion) elements and one aspherical lens, the 85mm F1.4 DG DN | Art has incorporated the latest high refractive index glass, which works to thoroughly correct aberrations that cannot be handled by the correction functionality on the camera side. With a particular emphasis given to the correction of axial chromatic aberration, users will enjoy sharp images with no color bleeding, all the way up to the maximum aperture of F1.4.

 

The high resolving power that covers the entire image from the center to the edges ensures sharpness of the area in focus, and coupled with the significant bokeh effect produced by the F-value of 1.4 brings out the users’ subject in an evocative way.

 

The numerous rounds of ray-trace simulation, as well as repeated real-world testing, have given the 85mm F1.4 DG DN | Art its ability to minimize ghosting, ensuring clear, sharp images even when shooting in backlit conditions.

 

With the ability to shoot from the maximum aperture of F1.4 without worrying about image quality, users can focus on the camera operations to realize their artistic expressions, such as the adjustment of exposure and depth of field. This new lens indeed delivers a level of optical performance truly worthy of the name of 85mm F1.4 Art.

 

Lightweight & compact – A new perception of F1.4

The 85mm F1.4 DG DN | Art weighs 630g/ 22.2oz., with a filter size of 77mm and a body length of 94.1mm/ 3.7in.*. Designed exclusively for mirrorless cameras, it has a “large lens diameter and superb optical performance” and “a lightweight and compact body,” a combination which has long been difficult to achieve.

 

The AF motor system employs a stepping motor which is optimized for both phase detection AF and contrast AF. Not only does this provide a smooth shooting experience only possible with a mirrorless camera, such as face/eye detection AF, but it has also made the lens body itself much smaller, as the focus lens has been made small to better suit a stepping motor. Furthermore, by making the most of the in-camera aberration correction functionalities, SIGMA was able to concentrate on the correction of aberration that could be handled by the optical system alone, which further contributed to making the lens smaller in size.With such a lightweight and small body, users can now take out a large-diameter 85mm F1.4 lens for an everyday use such as taking snapshots. The 85mm F1.4 DG DN | Art invites users to enjoy photography in an unconventional way.

 

Compatibility For Sony  Camera List

Sony Alpha A5000              Sony Alpha A5100             Sony Alpha A6000              Sony Alpha A9
Sony Alpha A6100              Sony Alpha A6300             Sony Alpha A6400              Sony Alpha A9 II
Sony Alpha A6500              Sony Alpha A6600             Sony Alpha A7                     Sony Alpha A7S II
Sony Alpha A7 II                  Sony Alpha A7 III               Sony Alpha A7R                  Sony Alpha A7R IV
Sony Alpha A7R II               Sony Alpha A7R III            Sony Alpha A7S III              Sony Alpha A7S
Thom Alpha A6300

 

Compatibility For Leica Camera List

Leica CL                                Leica SL (Typ 601)                       Leica SL2            Leica TL         Leica TL2
Panasonic Lumix DC-S1   Panasonic Lumix DC-S1H          Panasonic Lumix DC-S1R    Sigma fp

 

 

 

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