Sigma are adding an 28-45mm F1.8 DG DN Art lens to the line up.

Looks interesting on paper at least. It is intended to appeal equally to both still’s and video shooters. Here are the core details including:

The world’s first* full-frame, F1.8 maximum aperture zoom lens.
Excellent optical performance comparable to that of a prime lens.
High-speed AF and innovative features.

The lens goes on sale on June 20th for £1299.

Best wishes and good photography.

John. (03/06/24).

The SIGMA 28-45mm F1.8 DG DN | Art is the world’s first full-frame zoom lens with a constant maximum aperture of F1.8, delivering sharpness and clarity comparable to that of a prime lens.

Already the pioneer of unique, large-aperture zoom lenses including the SIGMA 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM | Art and the SIGMA 24-35mm F2 DG HSM | Art, SIGMA introduces another fast, portable and versatile tool to its Art lineup. 

In addition to its unprecedented brightness, the SIGMA 28-45mm F1.8 DG DN | Art delivers sharpness and clarity comparable to that of a prime lens throughout its entire zoom range. Also equipped with fast and precise AF and superior operability, this innovative optic turns a new page in the history of zoom lenses and their creative possibilities. It is a lens that will inspire full-frame film-makers, while bringing unparalleled versatility to stills photographers.

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