The Sigma fp packs a lot of capability into the smallest full frame body on the market. What's it like to shoot a video with, though? We found a lot to like, and some things we hope can be improved.
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Mar 30, 2020 at 07:00
Last week we spoke to Kazuto Yamaki of Sigma to get his take on the ongoing situation worldwide, and on Sigma's strategy and prospects for the coming year.
lens newsMar 16, 2020 at 13:18
Sigma's CEO Kazuto Yamaki revealed in a tweet that most new Sigma lenses will be for mirrorless camera systems and independently confirmed to DPReview that full-frame mirrorless is the priority.
Feb 29, 2020 at 14:00
After an announcement last summer and a confirmation last fall, we finally got a chance to see all three of Sigma's new 'Contemporary' prime lenses with EF-M mounts in person at WPPI in Las Vegas. These small lenses are big news for users of Canon's mirrorless APS-C system.
Feb 21, 2020 at 05:00
After first teasing it at IBC2019, Sigma has announced its MC-31 PL-mount to L-mount adapter will start shipping February 27, 2020 for $679.
Feb 8, 2020 at 04:00
Sigma has announced that it's starting over with a clean slate in the development of its full-frame Foveon-based camera, which it first announced in 2018 and hoped to release this year.
lens newsJan 24, 2020 at 16:03
The updates mostly address only a single issue for each lens, but it continues to show Sigma's continued dedication to addressing various issues, even small ones, across its lens lineup.
videoDec 23, 2019 at 15:00
We compared sunstars from eight ultra-wide full frame zoom lenses, including both DSLR and mirrorless lenses, from Canon, Nikon, Panasonic, Sigma, Sony and Tamron. Which one is best? Watch the video and tell us what you think in our reader poll.
lens newsDec 17, 2019 at 18:59
Sigma has issued an official statement on its 24-70mm F2.8 DG DN Art lens delay, explaining that preorder demand was higher than expected.
Dec 11, 2019 at 14:00
The arrival of an EF-M version has given Technical Editor Richard Butler even more opportunities to shoot with the Sigma 56mm F1.4 DC DN. It's the fifth time he's picked an APS-C product.
Dec 6, 2019 at 19:39
Sigma announces that it's upcoming Classic Art Prime Cine lenses will be available as a full 10-lens set starting next month for $43,999.
lens newsDec 6, 2019 at 15:47
As promised earlier this year, Sigma will be releasing the L-mount versions of its 40mm F1.4 DG HSM and 105mm F1.4 DG HSM lenses by the end of the year.
Dec 6, 2019 at 14:00
Over months of using Sigma's 45mm F2.8 Contemporary lens, Reviews Editor Carey Rose rediscovers that there's so much more to a lens than speed and sharpness.
videoNov 26, 2019 at 15:24
The future firmware updates will add a Log picture profile option and the ability to record Raw video over HDMI to recorders like the Atomos Ninja V.
lens newsNov 20, 2019 at 20:57
The report claims Sigma is 'actively working on an RF-mount lens roadmap' that is set to be announced in 'early 2020.'
lens newsNov 15, 2019 at 18:54
Sigma says the lens will ship 'early December' for $1,099, just in time for a late holiday stocking stuffer.
Nov 12, 2019 at 14:00
The Sigma fp has clearly been designed with filmmakers in mind, and after using one for a few days, we suspect that they'll love it.
sample galleryNov 7, 2019 at 15:00
Take a look at our first sample shots from Sigma's surprisingly small full-framer.
lens newsNov 6, 2019 at 07:00
Sigma has created an all-new 24-70mm F2.8 'Art' lens for owners of full-frame Sony and Panasonic/Leica/Sigma bodies. The lens has numerous special elements, an 18cm (7.1") minimum focus distance and weather-sealing.
camera newsOct 10, 2019 at 17:00
Sigma has announced the pricing and availability of its compact full-frame mirrorless camera, the fp. It will cost $1,899 for the body-only and $2,199 as a kit with the Sigma 45mm F2.8 DG DN Contemporary lens.
Oct 7, 2019 at 15:36
A clever Redditor discovered what could very well be the price of Sigma's fp full-frame mirrorless camera hidden within the source code of the fp product page.
lens newsOct 4, 2019 at 14:38
Sigma Global says the Canon EF-M mount versions of its 16mm F1.4, 30mm F1.4 and 56mm F1.4 DC DN lenses will be released on October 18.
Oct 1, 2019 at 13:00
After attending the Sigma fp launch back in July, we had an opportunity to tour the company's factory in Aizu to see how it assembles its new full-frame camera as well as its lenses – take a look.
lens newsSep 10, 2019 at 20:15
Sigma is getting serious about cinema with its classic-inspired lens lineup, updated cine primes and a new PL to L mount adapter that's in the works.
lens newsSep 9, 2019 at 16:58
Pentax users lose more third-party support as Sigma re-directs production capacity towards lenses for mirrorless systems
sample galleryAug 19, 2019 at 14:00
We've been busy shooting around Seattle with Sigma's new 45mm F2.8 full-frame lens and have topped off our initial sample gallery accordingly. Have a look.
DPReview's Carey Rose got in some quality time with Sigma's brand-new 35mm F1.2 DG DN Art while traveling through Japan. Have a look at the gallery for a range of wide-open shots, as well as comparative aperture progressions.
We've started our Sigma DG DN 14-24mm F2.8 Art sample gallery with photos from Japan taken shortly after its launch. The photos in this initial gallery were captured with the Sony version of the lens on a7R III, and we hope to have the L-mount version in our hands soon.
The Sigma 45mm F2.8 isn't the fastest of the three full-frame mirrorless lenses recently launched for Sony E-mount and Sigma/Panasonic/Leica L-mount, but it is is a compact, lightweight piece of glass perfect for walking around. And we did just that with it – have a look.
Jul 13, 2019 at 14:00
Sigma just launched three brand new lenses for Sony E-mount and L-mount. The 35mm F1.2 DG DN and 14-24mm F2.8 DG DN 'Art' are joined by the ultra-compact 45mm F2.8 DG DN 'Contemporary'. We took a closer look.
Jul 12, 2019 at 13:00
Sigma announces 'Classic' versions of cine Art primes with minimal optical coatings to provide a range of lenses giving the look of 'classic' lenses.
Jul 11, 2019 at 18:01
The Sigma fp is the world's smallest full-frame camera. We got a chance to get out hands on it at the launch in Japan. Here's what we found.
camera newsJul 11, 2019 at 08:24
Sigma has announced a compact full-frame L-mount mirrorless camera. The 'fp' features a 24.6MP BSI-CMOS sensor with a traditional Bayer color filter. We understand that that an L-mount Foveon-based camera is also in development.
Sigma has announced its ultra-fast 35mm F1.2 prime lens for Sony E and Panasonic/Leica L-mount bodies. The lens features aspherical and 'SLD' elements, an 11-blade aperture and a sturdy weather-sealed enclosure.
Sigma has announced the 14-24mm F2.8 Art for L-mount and Sony E-mount, coming in August. It features a rear filter holder and like its Art-series peers, offers splash and dustproof construction.
Sigma's 45mm F2.8 DG DN | Contemporary is a lightweight standard prime lens for full-frame Sony, Panasonic and Leica mirrorless cameras. Despite weighing just 215 grams (7.5 ounces), the lens is made mostly of metal and is water and dust resistant.
lens newsJun 10, 2019 at 13:43
Sigma says it will update affected lenses with new firmware free of charge to resolve the issue.
Apr 7, 2019 at 13:00
In our conversation with CEO Kazuto Yamaki we discussed his plans for future L-mount lenses (and cameras) and some of the challenges of supporting multiple mounts.
Apr 4, 2019 at 20:07
Leica has released firmware updates for its SL and CL mirrorless cameras that brings along new L-Mount lens support.
sample galleryApr 3, 2019 at 13:00
Sigma's 70-200 F2.8 Sport is a cost-friendly full-frame lens that offers sharp results, but it's heavy, and features an awkward tripod collar design.
lens newsMar 29, 2019 at 09:00
Sigma has announced the pricing and availability of its upcoming MC-21 adapters that will allow Sigma SA- and EF-mount lenses to be adapter to L-mount camera systems.
lens newsMar 14, 2019 at 15:41
Sigma has released firmware updates for a number of its lenses as well as its EF-E adapter to address various errors and features with Canon, Nikon and Sony cameras.
Mar 1, 2019 at 10:30
Sigma's MC-21 adapter allows 29 of Sigma's Global Vision lenses to be mounted on the Leica L-mount. We got hands-on and took a closer look.
lens newsFeb 26, 2019 at 06:36
Sigma has announced that the L-mount versions of eleven Art lenses will be arriving in the near future. In addition, the company is releasing the MC-21 adapter, which adapts select Sigma SA and EF-mount lenses to L-mount bodies.
lens newsFeb 18, 2019 at 17:15
Independent lens manufacturer Sigma has announced that its new 28mm T1.5 cine lens for full frame sensor cameras will be available from the middle of March.
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