Sigma 16-28mm Tests and Unboxing Videos

The new Sigma 16-28mm F/2.8 DG DN Contemporary is a wide-angle optic that’s lightweight and ideal for landscapes. Here are the first impressions of the lens with some tests and unboxing pics.

The Sigma 16-28mm DG DN | C E-mount lens is priced for $899. Check availability at  BHphotoAdoramaAmazon.

Key Specifications:

  • Lens construction: 11 groups, 16 elements (5 FLD and 4 aspherical elements)
  • Angle-of-view: 107–75.4
  • Number of diaphragm blades: 9 (rounded diaphragm)
  • Minimum aperture: F22
  • Minimum focusing distance: 25cm
  • Maximum magnification ratio: 1:5.6
  • Filter size: 72mm
  • Dimensions (max diameter x length): 77.2mm x 100.6mm Weight: 450g

Sigma 16-28mm f/2.8 DG DN Contemporary Lens for E-mount

Sigma has announced the 16-28mm F2.8 DG DN | C, a fast wide-angle zoom for Sony E-mount. The new Sigma 16-28mm F/2.8 DG DN Contemporary is a wide-angle optic that’s lightweight and ideal for landscapes.

The lens uses a stepping motor and internal focus design to give fast, quiet focus. It’s designed to work well for both stills and video.

The Sigma 16-28mm DG DN | C will be available for L and E-mounts from late June at a recommended price of $899. Check availability at  BHphoto, Adorama, Amazon.

Key Specifications:

  • Lens construction: 11 groups, 16 elements (5 FLD and 4 aspherical elements)
  • Angle-of-view: 107–75.4
  • Number of diaphragm blades: 9 (rounded diaphragm)
  • Minimum aperture: F22
  • Minimum focusing distance: 25cm
  • Maximum magnification ratio: 1:5.6
  • Filter size: 72mm
  • Dimensions (max diameter x length): 77.2mm x 100.6mm Weight: 450g

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Sigma 16-28mm f/2.8 DG DN Contemporary Lens Images, Price & Release Date

The first images, US price and release date of the new Sigma 16-28mm f/2.8 DG DN Contemporary Lens have been leaked online. The official announcement of this Sigma lens will be on June 1st, 2022 21: 00.

Sigma 16-28mm f/2.8 DG DN Contemporary Lens Specifications:

  • Price: $899
  • Shipping will start on June 17, 2022
  • Lens configuration: 16 elements in 11 groups
  • Shortest shooting distance: 25cm
  • Maximum shooting magnification: 1: 5.6
  • Number of aperture blades: 9 (circular aperture)
  • Filter diameter: 72mm
  • Size : Φ77.2 x 100.6mm (E mount version is 102.6mm)
  • Weight: 450g
  • Mount: L mount,  Sony E mount

Via: digicame-info

Sigma 16-28mm f/2.8 DG DN Contemporary Lens Coming on June 1st

Sigma is rumored to announce the new 16-28mm f/2.8 DG DN Contemporary lens for Sony E mount on June 1st.

Here are the leaked Sigma 16-28mm f/2.8 DG DN Contemporary lens details:

  • Lens configuration: 16 elements in 11 groups
  • Shortest shooting distance: 25cm
  • Maximum shooting magnification: 1: 5.6
  • Number of aperture blades: 9 (circular aperture)
  • Filter diameter: 72mm
  • Size : Φ77.2 x 100.6mm (E mount version is 102.6mm)
  • Weight: 450g
  • Mount: L mount,  Sony E mount

In addition, Sigma will also announce two new 50mm lenses:

Sigma 16-28mm f/2.8 DG DN Contemporary Lens Coming in Summer 2022

As you might remember that we’ve previously shared Sigma will announce a new 16-28mm f/2.8 DG DN Contemporary lens for Sony E mount. According to recent reports this maybe the only lens to be announced during summer.

Sigma 16-28mm f/2.8 DG DN Contemporary Lens Specifications

  • Lens configuration: 16 elements in 11 groups
  • Shortest shooting distance: 25cm
  • Maximum shooting magnification: 1: 5.6
  • Number of aperture blades: 9 (circular aperture)
  • Filter diameter: 72mm
  • Size : Φ77.2 x 100.6mm (E mount version is 102.6mm)
  • Weight: 450g
  • Mount: L mount,  Sony E mount

In addition, Sigma will also announce two new 50mm lenses:

Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG DN FE Lens to be Announced in Late 2022

In addition to the Sigma 50mm f/2 DG DN Contemporary lens,  Sigma 50mm f/1.2 DG DN Art lens and ,  Sigma will also announce a new 70-200mm f/2.8 DG DN FE lens for Sony E mount.

The latest rumor suggests that the new Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG DN Lens for Sony E mount will be announced by the end of the year. The release of the lens could be early next year, this is because the semiconductor and supply issues haven’t been resolved yet.

Full List of Sigma Lenses for Sony E-mount in 2022

  • Sigma 50mm f/1.2 DG DN Art Lens
    (Almost same size as 35mm f1.2 DG DN Art)
  • Sigma 50mm f/2 DG DN Contemporary Lens
    (Almost same size as 35mm f2 DG DN)
  • Sigma 16-28mm f/2.8 DG DN Contemporary Lens

Sigma to Announce the new 16-28mm F2.8 DG DN Contemporay Lens for Sony FE

In addition to the Sigma 50mm f/2 DG DN Contemporary lens and Sigma 50mm f/1.2 DG DN Art lens, Sigma will also announce a new 16-28mm f/2.8 DG DN Contemporary lens for Sony E mount.

Sigma 16-28mm f/2.8 DG DN Contemporary Lens Specifications

  • Lens configuration: 16 elements in 11 groups
  • Shortest shooting distance: 25cm
  • Maximum shooting magnification: 1: 5.6
  • Number of aperture blades: 9 (circular aperture)
  • Filter diameter: 72mm
  • Size : Φ77.2 x 100.6mm (E mount version is 102.6mm)
  • Weight: 450g
  • Mount: L mount,  Sony E mount

In addition, Sigma will also announce two new 50mm lenses: