A Deep Look at the New Sigma 60-600mm f/4.5-6.3 DG DN OS Sports Lens

The new Sigma 60-600mm f/4.5-6.3 DG DN OS Sports lens is one of the company's most versatile lenses yet, covering everything from normal to supertelephoto focal lengths and promising to do so with great performance and image quality, making it a potentially fantastic option for sports photography, wildlife work, and more. Can it live up to its potential? This excellent video review takes a look at everything you can expect. 

Coming to you from Dustin Abbott, this great video review takes a look at the 60-600mm f/4.5-6.3 DG DN OS Sports lens. With such a large focal length range and a reasonable price ($1,999), the 60-600mm f/4.5-6.3 is sure to be popular. It comes with a range of useful features, including:

  • Designed to offer a balance of image quality, speed, customization options for genres like wildlife and sports
  • HLA (High-response Linear Actuator) focusing motor for quick and precise autofocus
  • New Optical Stabilizer system with a maximum of 7 stops of compensation at the wide end and 6 stops at the telephoto end
  • Three Special Low Dispersion (SLD) elements and two F Low Dispersion (FLD) elements for reduced chromatic, spherical aberrations, and distortion and improved sharpness
  • Super Multi-Layer Coating for reduced flares and ghosting and deeper contrast
  • Water- and oil-resistant front coating
  • Rounded nine-blade diaphragm for smoother bokeh
  • Dual-action zoom
  • Tripod collar

Check out the video above for Abbott's full thoughts on the lens. 

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Alex Cooke is a Cleveland-based portrait, events, and landscape photographer. He holds an M.S. in Applied Mathematics and a doctorate in Music Composition. He is also an avid equestrian.

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