If you have a Nikon camera with a smaller-size APS-C sensor and F mount, then the 18-250mm F3.5-6.3 DC OS HSM from Sigma is an incredibly versatile lens that is a real jack-of-all-trades lens you can carry in any situation.
With a focal length spanning from a wide-angle 18mm up to a 250 mm telephoto zoom, with macro capabilities to boot, Sigma’s 18-250mm could easily be your camera’s first all-in-one lens, or a great replacement for several smaller lenses that you’re looking to consolidate.
The Sigma F3.5-6.3 DC OS HSM incorporates Sigma’s original anti-shake compensation function; with a 13.8 times zoom ratio. As opposed to having an anti-shake function in the camera body.
This lens’ hybrid optical stabilizer provides not only an anti-shake function for the camera body, but also compensates for image shaking in the view finder
Incorporating four special low dispersion glass elements and three aspherical lens elements provides excellent image quality throughout the entire zoom range. This lens has a minimum focusing distance of 45cm at all focal lengths and a maximum magnification of 1: 3.4 reproduction ratio, making it ideal for close-up photography.