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12.23.2013

Control Light with Sigma’s C | 17-70mm F2.8-4 DC OS lens

©2013 Judy Host | Lens: Sigma 17-70mm | Focal length: 70mm | Aperture: f/4.0 Shutter speed: 100 | ISO 320 Manual mode

As an available light photographer, learning how to control the light that comes into my camera is the single most […]

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11.12.2013

Lighting Patterns with Sigma’s 17-70mm F2.8-4 DC Macro OS HSM.

©Judy Host 2013 | Lens: 17-70mm F2.8-4 DC Macro OS HSM | Aperture: F13.0 | Shutter Speed 1/125sec |  ISO 200 | Focal length 70mm | Exposure mode: Manual Hand Held | Processed in Photoshop with a soft focus filter to soften the skin.

Recently, while I was in Salt Lake City I had a chance to work with Sigma’s 17-70mm F2.8-4 DC Macro […]

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06.26.2013

SD1 Merrill + 17-70mm Contemporary by Justin Wojtczak

Camera: SD1 Merrill /Lens: 17-70 mm F2.8-4 Macro OS HSM Contemporary / Focal Length: 31mm / Shutter Speed: 1/320 sec / Aperture: f6.3 /ISO: 200

The rich colors of the canola flower being back lit from the sun was captured perfectly with the sensor of the SD1.

We asked Justin Wojtczak of 375Photography if he’d like to test out the Sigma SD1 Merrill and the new 17-70mm F2.8-4.0 DC OS HSM | Contemporary lens during the spring wedding season and his answer was an emphatic “Yes!” Here Justin shares this thoughts on this lens and camera combination in a video review and shares the tech specs behind many of his favorite images.

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05.29.2013

At Lot 59 with the 17-70mm F2.8-4 DC Contemporary

First things first: I’m a prime kind of guy. As in Prime Lenses. I love them, and they encompass about 95% […]

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02.01.2013

First Look: The Sigma 17-70mm F2.8-4.0 DC Macro Contemporary Lens

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First announced at Photokina 2012, The Sigma 17-70mm F2.8-4.0 DC Macro is the first in the Contemporary line of lenses in the Sigma Global Vision to be released. This fast, compact, variable aperture standard zoom for APS-C DSLRs is going to make a lot of photographers very happy. Even though it covers a very similar focal range as the often-bundled starter lens with many DSLRs, It is a serious step up from the typical kit offering, including true macro capture.

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01.04.2016

Photos at the Aquarium: Tips and Tricks

Eye contact with a shark at the Adventure Aquarium. Sigma 24-35mm F2 DG HSM | Art at 24mm. 1/80 F2 at ISO 1600. RAW photo worked up in Adobe Camera Raw. We'll go into the full workup later in this piece.

Aquariums present a number of challenges for photographers hoping to make keepsake photos of a visit to view undersea animals. […]

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11.20.2015

The Ultimate Camera Lens Gift Guide for Holiday Season 2015

The 18-250mm F3.5-6.3 DC OS Macro HSM lens

What is the perfect camera lens for my new Canon EOS Rebel camera for travel? What camera lens should I […]

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10.30.2015

November’s Sigma SuperFan: Mike Fuhr

Sigma SuperFan Mike Fuhr, with his Sigma Gear. Photo by his daughter, Lauren.

Mike Fuhr of Tulsa, OK, is our #SigmaSuperFan for November. This amateur photographer is the State Director for The Nature […]

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09.17.2015

Shooting Outlaws with a Trio of Sigma Lenses

© 2015 Steve Chesler  |The Sigma 120-300 F2.8 DG OS HSM Sport lens was the perfect choice when the sun went down to capture the action without losing the needed shutter speed to stop the action.  The DIRT Sportsman Division held a 25 lap race prior to the World of Outlaw Late Models taking to the track for their 40 lap feature.

The World of Outlaw Late Model Series came to Weedsport Speedway in Upstate New York on June 23rd. A few […]

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08.31.2015

September’s Sigma SuperFan: Adrian DeGroot

adrian de groot with sigma gear

Adrian DeGroot of Chevy Chase, Maryland, is our #SigmaSuperFan for September. Originally from the Netherlands, Adri is a big fan […]

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