Sigma celebrates 2017 with a ‘Prime Lens of the Year’ honor

Landmark year sees 7 new Sigma lens introductions and 26 awards and Editor Picks designations

Sigma Corporation of America picked up its 25th and 26th industry award and nod of 2017. Digital Video chose the Sigma Cine High-Speed Zooms and Primes for its “2017 Product Innovation” award, while DPReview dubbed the new Sigma 14mm F1.8 DG HSM Art “Prime Lens of the Year.”


“This was a remarkable year for Sigma lens introductions and we are incredibly honored by the industry recognitions our 2017 and 2016 innovations have received,” comments Mark Amir-Hamzeh, president of Sigma Corporation of America.


“Sigma R&D and manufacturing strives to ensure every new camera, lens and accessory embodies the outstanding hand craftsmanship and optical excellence that has become the hallmark of our products. We look forward to the amazing images and moments Sigma photographers will capture with these award-winning innovations in 2018 and beyond!”


Sigma’s 2017 award-winning landmark lens introductions include the 14mm F1.8 Art, 24-70mm F2.8 DG OS HSM Art, 135mm F1.8 DG HSM Art, 100-400mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary Sigma Global Vision lenses and the new Sigma Cine FF High-Speed 14mm T2 and 135mm T2 Prime lenses. Also receiving accolades are 2016 introductions: 12-24mm F4 DG HSM Art, 85mm F1.4 DG HSM Art, 500mm F4 DG OS HSM Sport, sd Quattro mirrorless camera and the new line of Sigma Cine High-Speed Prime and Zoom lenses which include the 18-35mm T2, 50-100mm T2, 24-35mm T2.2 FF Zooms and the 20mm T1.5 FF, 24mm T1.5 FF, 35mm T1.5 FF, 50mm T1.5 FF and 85mm T1.5 FF Primes.

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