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SIGMA 16mm F1.4 DC DN | Contemporary: Availability & Pricing

This is an update to the previous blog, Sigma: Development of the Large-Aperture, Wide-Angle Prime 16mm F1.4 DC DN | Contemporary Lens with Dust- and Splash-Proof Mount for Mirrorless Cameras .

Key highlights include:

  • Fast Hybrid AF
  • Dust- and splash-proof design
  • Designed to minimize flare and ghosting
  • Image quality rivaling that of our Art line lenses
  • Bright prime functionality to experience photography at its best
  • Accessories Included: Petal Type Lens Hood (LH716-01), Rear and Front Cap
  • “Made in Japan” with outstanding craftsmanship


Lens Construction 16 Elements in 13 Groups
Angle of View (DC) 83.4º
Number of Diaphragm Blades 9 (Rounded)
Minimum Aperture f16
Minimum Focusing Distance 9.8 in
Filter Size (mm) 67mm
Maximum Magnifications 1: 9.9
(Diameter x Length)
φ72.2mm×92.3mm / 2.8in. ×3.6in
Weight  14.3 oz
Corresponding Mounts
Micro Four Thirds
Sony E-mount

The Sigma 16mm F1.4 DC DN | Contemporary will begin shipping late November with a US $449 retail price through authorized Sigma Corporation of America retailers.

  • The corresponding AF mounts of this fast-aperture wide-angle lens are available as Sony E-Mount and Micro Four Thirds.




SIGMA 16mm F1.4 DC DN | Contemporary

SIGMA 16mm F1.4 DC DN | Contemporary is scheduled to start the shipment in November, 2017.

SIGMA 16mm F1.4 DC DN | Contemporary with Petal type lens hood (LH716-01)

SIGMA 16mm F1.4 DC DN | Contemporary with Petal type lens hood (LH716-01)

Accessories: Peatal Hood (LH716-01)

Corresponding AF mounts: Sony E-mount and Micro Four Thirds

* The appearance and specifications are subject to change without notice.

Lens Information

Please contact your nearest country representative regarding availability.


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