Its Friday the 13th on Tech Juice and no weirdness here. Just good ol’ tech news from NASA’s Dryden Flight Research Center with the X-48C Aircraft Design. Photog Friday announces the sale date and price of Sigma’s Latest 180mm APO Macro Lens. Today’s Deal is hot! bit.ly
Sts Friday on Tech Juice at TigerDirect TV and Yendi is doing the Happy Miami Heat Dance – oh yeah. We speak of the crazy new AMD FirePro W600 GPU for fun and Photag Friday talks about the new Sigma compact Macro SuperZoom Lens. TigerDirect’s Deal of the Day is awesome!
If you are looking for a versatile 10x zoom lens that can cover anything from portraiture to sports and wildlife photography, then here is the perfect lens for you. This lens simply lets you zoom in on the details without ever moving your feet. This 50-500mm f/4-6.3 EX DG APO HSM lens comes from Sigma, a third-party lens manufacturer which has been trusted by both professional and amateur photographers worldwide.
The Sigma 50-500mm f/4-6.3 EX DG APO HSM Lens is a high zoom ratio lens for use with Sigma, Canon, Nikon-D, Konica, Minolta and Pentax D-SLRs. It is capable of an extensive range of focal lengths from 50mm for standard photography to 500mm for ultra telephoto shots. It boasts a seven-group zoom system that enables the lensâ€™ 10x zoom magnification capabilities.
Since a telephoto lens makes a subject appear larger on film than does a normal lens at the same camera-to-subject distance, its ability to isolate far subjects with its longer reach greatly benefits people engage in sports and wildlife photography. Even taking a picture of a mountain range becomes easier with a telephoto lens, because of its long focal length. Looking for a great-value telephoto lens can be hard, especially now that a number of top quality manufacturers have released a variety of products to choose from. In the end, though, what people essentially need is one that is affordable and reliable. The perfect choice will then be a Sigma 55-200mm F4-5.6 DC which complements your camera’s kit lens.