Summer is a great time to hit the road and make amazing memories and fantastic photos! Wherever your trail leads, Sigma has a lens that is perfect for your vacation style!
The best camera lenses for the beaches, bays, and lakes
This high zoom ratio lens covers a lot of focal distance without ever having to change lenses, perfect for sandy, mist-sprayed seasides. From wide angle to supertele with a flick of the wrist, it can take in the whole of the beach one instant, and then fill the frame with surfers on the waves, or birds on the rocks. Optical Stabilizer keeps shots sharp at slower shutter speeds, meaning you can skip the tripod in many situations. Adding to its versatility is its close-up abilities, offering 1:2 magnification with the close-up adapter lens, perfect for details of starfish, sandcrabs, and the most amazing shells. This is the best bargain one-lens solution around!
Beaches, Boardwalks, and Fireworks: Day and Night specialist
The 17-70mm F2.8-4.0 DC OS Macro HSM | Contemporary is a serious upgrade to the standard kit lens. The fast-aperture design makes is perfect for seascapes, seaside portraiture, and boardwalk action shots both day and night, including fireworks. And 1:3 macro for closeups adds to the versatility.
Best lenses for Birders on a budget
The Sigma 150-600mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM | Contemporary lens is a full-frame supertelephoto zoom lens with Sigma’s incredible, exclusive feature set including lens customization for AF speed, focus limiters, and zoom lock at all marked focal lengths. This lens delivers outstanding long-reach imagery of shorebirds, windsurfers, sailboats and other seaside subjects. Want even more reach? Bundle it with the 1.4 teleconverter!
Learn why this lightweight supertele is a game-changer for all-day long-reach photography!
Another great lightweight option is the 100-400mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM | Contemporary lens! At just over two and a half pounds, this bantam zoom offer long reach, blazingly fast autofocus and Sigma’s exclusive lens customization with the USB Dock.
See the 100-400mm in a birding sneak peek posting!
The Best Compact Supertelephoto Zoom lens for Photo Safaris
The Sigma 60-600mm F4.5-6.3 DG OS HSM | Sports lens is the world’s only 10X high-zoom ratio standard to supertelephoto zoom lens with a long end of 600mm. As an added bonus, it captures 1:3 magnification macro close-ups at 200mm. And the Multi-material design keeps it a lightweight six and a half pounds. Weather-sealed and ready for adventure? You know it! Pair it with an Art line wide angle and you’ve got wide to far and close up covered!