Sigma - Art 85mm F1.4 DG HSM | A Standard Zoom Lens for Canon DSLRs - Black

Snag the perfect portrait with this Sigma 85mm camera lens for full-frame Canon DSLR cameras. Multilayer coating eliminates glare, and a rounded nine-blade diaphragm delivers soft bokeh for delightful results. This Sigma 85mm camera lens has an f/1.4 maximum aperture for work in low light or indoor settings, and a Hyper Sonic Motor softens shutter clicks.

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What's Included

  • Art Sigma 85mm F1.4 DG HSM | A Standard Zoom Lens for Canon DSLRs
  • Lens hood
  • Caps
  • Carrying case

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Compatible with a variety of Canon DSLR cameras

For Canon DSLR cameras with an EF mount.

Standard zoom lens for versatile use

Get the shot you want with this everyday lens that offers a range of focal lengths to meet the majority of your photographic needs.

85 mm focal length

Beautifully isolates your subject from the background. This versatile focal length blends depth and dimension for stunning portraits, action shots and low-light images.

f/1.4 maximum aperture

For optimal light gathering capacity, resulting in clear, highly-detailed images.

0.12x magnification

Magnification ensures your images come out just the way you want.

Hyper Sonic Motor (HSM)

Allows for 1.3x the torque of previous generations for fast and efficient autofocus.

Two FLD glass elements and one special element

For a high rate of anomalous partial dispersion and high refraction to achieve a class leading level of performance.

2.8' minimum focusing distance

Accommodates 86 mm filters

Accessories included

Comes with a hood, front and rear lens caps and case.

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Expert rating

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

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    I am a pro photographer and recently started using Sigma prime lenses. Yes, this lens is a beast but oh does she give you beautiful images.

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What experts are saying

Rating: 4.6 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews

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  • Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Review
    Sigma continues to hit it out of the park with its lineup of Art lenses. The Sigma 85mm ƒ/1.4 DG HSM Art lens offers the sharpest 85mm lens we've seen, and it does it at about two-thirds the cost of its competitors.Full Review
  • PCMagRating, 4.5 out of 5Jim Fisher on March 30, 2017
    Sigma 85mm F1.4 DG HSM Art
    The Sigma 85mm F1.4 DG HSM Art is a big prime lens with a bright f/1.4 design, a focal length perfect for portraiture, and exceptional image quality.Full Review
  • CameralabsThomas on January 18, 2017
    Sigma 85mm f1.4 Art review
    The Sigma 85mm f1.4 DG HSM Art is a short telephoto lens available in Canon, Nikon, and Sigma mounts. Announced in September 2016, it is the longest f1.4 prime lens in Sigma's "Art" series. The new lens is successor to the Sigma 85/1.4 EX DG HSMFull Review
  • The-Digital-Picture.comBryan Carnathan on December 19, 2016
    Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Lens Review
    Perhaps no other Sigma Art series lens was more highly anticipated than the 85mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Lens. And fortunately, Sigma delivered a great product. This is a beautifully designed lens that delivers very impressive, near-best-in-class imageFull Review
  • (UK)Szymon Starczewski on November 16, 2016
    Sigma A 85 mm f/1.4 DG HSM
    Older 1.4/85 lenses used to be relative simple Planar constructions containing 6-7 elements inside. Such models like the Pentax smc FA 85 mm f/1.4 (IF) and the Nikkor AF 85 mm f/1.4D IF were already more complex. Still, compared to them, the SigmaFull Review
  • ePHOTOzine (UK)Rating, 4.5 out of 5John Riley on November 14, 2016
    Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Lens Review
    John Riley reviews the new Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens for full-frame cameras.Full Review
  • Photography BayEric Reagan on September 29, 2016
    Sigma Adds 85mm f/1.4 Lens to “Art” Line
    Sigma recently announced a new 85mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens to add to a powerful line of primes, alongside the existing 20mm f/1.4, 24mm f/1.4, 50mm f/1.4 and 35mm f/1.4 Art lenses.Full Review
  • shutterbug.comSteve Bedell on August 9, 2012
    Sigma 85mm f/1.4 EX DG HSM: A Fast, Full-Frame Prime
    The Sigma 85mm f/1.4 EX DG HSM lens (average price: $969 on various Internet sites) is designed for full-frame cameras; with an APS-C multiply by your usual factor. At about 25 oz, I'd describe the lens as substantial, but not hefty. One of theFull Review

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