Sigma's website in Japan has today published a brief announcement stating that the new SD14 digital SLR will finally start shipping on March the 6th. The SD14 was originally announced at Photokina in August 2006 and Sigma had originally intended to ship in November or December of last year. Well, the wait is now over, and eager Foveon fans will be able to get their mitts on the new model within a few weeks.

SD14's availability date announcement

2007.2.20 Thank you very much for your continued interest in Sigma products. We would like to announce the date of availability of the SD14 as follows.

Sales Date: 6th March 2007.

Availability date of accessories for the SD-14.

AC-Adapter SAC-2: 6th March. 2007
Battery Charger BC-21: 6th March. 2007
Battery Pack BP-21: 6th March. 2007
Power Grip PG-21: Second half of April. 2007
Remote Controller RS-31: 22nd March. 2007
Cable Release CR-21: 22nd March. 2007