Foveon verses Bayer Sensors
But the history of camera technology is littered with examples of manufacturers who misunderstand their market and it is unclear where the long term business model of Sigma really stands.
ADDITIONAL COMPARISONS ADDED OCTOBER 22nd 2011
As a clarification to my statement about Foveon presets in Silkypix I thought is might be useful to demonstrate what I mean. In the THIRD TEST below I have taken one image shot in RAW with a Sony a850 full frame DSLR and I have produced (to my taste) the most pleasing colour palette in Lightroom.
I have taken the image into DXO Optics Pro Filmapck 3 and rendered it in the Provia Colour preset.
I have then taken it into Silkypix 3 and applied my own home made Foveon presets - Foveon and the lighter Foveon Lite. Perhaps others may wish to comment on which they prefer as the most pleasing rendition of this scene.
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