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04.01.2013

Sigma DP3 Merrill for Amazing Close-up Details

The Sigma Dp3 Merrill is the newest member of the DP family, and the fourth camera in the Sigma line built around the amazing Merill Generation Foveon Direct Image Sensor. The Dp3 Merrill is fitted with a 50mm F2.8 DP prime lens that equates to 75mm on the APS-C stacked image sensor. And, in a first for the DP lineup, it offers 1:3 macro magnification.

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10.09.2012

Sigma DP2 Merrill Model Shoot with Robert Lopshire

Photographer Robert Lopshire used the Sigma DP2 Merrill instead of a DSLR for a model shoot, and was amazed at the big-camera image quality of this amazing compact, prime lens camera with the 46 megapixel Merrill Generation Foveon X3 Direct Image Sensor.

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08.08.2012

Shot with Sigma: Behind the Scenes at Invodo

You may have noticed that we’ve been adding informative videos to our product pages over the past few days. These videos were shot for Sigma by Invodo in their Dallas, Texas, studios. And every single angle, every scene, and every second of video footage for this project was captured through Sigma lenses on HDSLRs and digital cine cameras in Canon EF and Nikon FX mount formats. Kevin Keller, Director of Photography for Invodo talks about shooting in the studio with Sigma in this cool behind the scenes video.

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07.02.2012
04.23.2012

LENS EXPLORATIONS: 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM

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There are two must-have-with-me-at-all-times lenses in my kit. Sigma’s outstanding 70mm to 200mm f/2.8 optically stabilized (OS) is one of […]

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04.05.2012

Jewelry, a visual delight by Kevin Ames

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I chose a Sigma 105mm f/2.8 OS macro lens mounted on the new SD1. The image I had in mind would be enlarged to several times the brooch’s two and a half inch diameter. I needed resolution that has previously been only available in medium format cameras in order to produce the huge three and a half foot by five foot transparency.

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03.27.2012

Fan Photo of the Week #1: Robert Lopshire’s Ice Queen

© 2012 Robert Lopshire. Lens: Sigma 105mm F2.8 EX DG Macro | Camera: Olympus E3 | Shutter Speed: 1/90sec | Aperture:  f/11 | ISO: 100. Lighting | 22" Diffused Beauty dish, Orbis Ring Flash mounted on a  Olympus FL-50 Flash | Date of the shoot: 2/18/2012

“The Ice Queen” by Robert Lopshire is the first Fan Photo of the Week.

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12.27.2011

The Sigma 85mm F1.4 EX DG HSM is World Class Glass

Since its announcement last year, the Sigma 85mm F1.4 EX DG HSM has been generating tons of buzz in photography […]

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12.01.2011

Hurry Up: Digital Photo Pro’s 5th Annual Emerging Pro Photo Competition Deadline Nears!

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There’s still a few days left to enter the 5th Annual Digital Photo Pro Emerging Pros Photography Competition.

Entry deadline is December 6th, 2011, for your chance to win amazing prizes worth $20,000 from Sigma Corporation of America and other sponsors.

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10.24.2011

An interview with David Fitzsimmons about Curious Critters

Sigma’s Jack Howard talked recently with Sigma Pro David Fitzsimmons about his new book project, Curious Critters, which is now […]

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