The Sigma 28-300mm f/3.5-6.3 Macro IF lens for Canon EF-mount is a great lens for a variety of purposes. This lens is compact and lightweight and offers a macro mechanism for close-up photography, as well. The Special Low Dispersion lens elements in the 28-300 offer corrections for all types of aberrations, and the improved DG lens design will correct other aberrations as well. This great little lens cuts down on ghosting and is coated to provide the most realized color balance. This useful all-purpose lens provides can be used to capture nature, sports, wildlife, wedding, or other types of photography with ease.