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Sigma sd Quattro camera launches next month for $799

Sigma sd Quattro camera launches next month for $799

Sigma introduced the sd Quattro cameras in February, but did not detail pricing or availability. That changed today, with the company (finally) dropping both details: you’ll be able to purchase the sd Quattro next month for $799 USD, a price that jumps to $999 USD if you purchase the camera bundled with the Sigma 30mm 1.4 DC HSM Art lens. The company will also be launching the new Sigma EF-630 flash next month for $379 USD, and a USB docking station for $79 USD.

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Sigma sd Quattro cameras pack major features into a tiny body

Sigma sd Quattro cameras pack major features into a tiny body

Sigma has introduced two new compact cameras, the Sigma sd Quattro and sd Quattro H. Both models feature a Foveon X3 image sensor and are promised to offer high image quality, doing so while retaining a travel-friendly size (sans the lens, that is). These interchangeable lens cameras provide a bit of the best of both worlds, keeping the weight burden low while enabling photographers to switch lenses as situations demand.

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Sigma protective lens made of clear ceramic debuts

Sigma protective lens made of clear ceramic debuts

Sigma has been making lenses and cameras for a long time and the company has rolled out a new product that it claims to be a world's first. That new product is a sigma Water Repellent WR Ceramic Protector Lens filter. That lens filter is made of a Clear Glass Ceramic material that promises enhanced protective qualities for the lens.

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Sigma dp0 Quattro camera sports fixed 14mm F4 lens

Sigma dp0 Quattro camera sports fixed 14mm F4 lens

Sigma has pulled the wraps off a new digital camera that has a fixed lens called the dp0 Quattro Compact Digital Camera. The camera body is compact, but the lens is very large making for a total package that is far from what most consider compact. That large lens is a fixed 14mm F4 lens that is equivalent to a 21mm lens on a 35mm camera.

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Sigma announces new dp Quattro camera with fixed 14mm F4 lens

Sigma announces new dp Quattro camera with fixed 14mm F4 lens

Sigma Corporation has announced a new digital camera that fits into its dp Quattro line at the CP+ imaging show. The new camera is the Sigma dp0 Quattro and features a fixed 14mm F4 lens. Sigma says that the lens is equivalent to a 21mm lens on a 35mm DSLR camera. The lens is optimized for use with the Foveon sensor used inside the camera.

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Sigma dp3 Quattro appears ahead of launch on maker’s website

Sigma dp3 Quattro appears ahead of launch on maker’s website

Sigma's anticipated dp3 Quattro hasn't yet made its official debut, but that doesn't seem to matter: Sigma has made the camera's page live on its website, listing it as "coming soon". It's anticipated we'll be getting all the official details on Sigma's newest entrant next week at CP+ in Japan, but until then we've only what we can glean from the maker's website...as well as four high-resolution images, giving an intimate look at the model. We've a gallery after the jump.

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Sigma dp2 Quattro availability slated for August

Sigma dp2 Quattro availability slated for August

Sigma Corporation of America, makers of such fine cameras and lenses, has just revealed that the dp2 Quattro compact will be available for purchase starting August. The dp2 will the first to launch among three cameras that bear the company's new Flaveon "Quattro" Direct Image sensor.

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Sigma 50mm F1.4 DG HSM Art lens gets pricing and release date

Sigma 50mm F1.4 DG HSM Art lens gets pricing and release date

Sigma has announced the pricing and availability on a new lens that it first announced during CES 2014 earlier this year. The new lens is called the 50mm F.14 DG HSM Art and it will launch in late April with a street price of $949. Sigma made this lens to be perfect with the full-frame DSLR cameras out there. Sigma notes the lens is aimed at photography and videography.

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Sigma dp Quattro cameras feature 19mm, 30mm, and 50mm fixed focal length lens

Sigma dp Quattro cameras feature 19mm, 30mm, and 50mm fixed focal length lens

Sigma has announced a new digital camera series that is called the Sigma dp Quattro. The Quattro name comes from the use of a new Foveon X3 digital image sensor that is of the Quattro generation. The new image sensor promises photos similar to traditional color film with multiple layers to capture all the information from visible light.

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Sigma 24-105 mm F4 DG OS HSM lens ships in November

Sigma 24-105 mm F4 DG OS HSM lens ships in November

Sigma is a company that makes aftermarket lenses for DSLR cameras and just about every manufacturer out there. The company also makes a number of other accessories such as flashes and lots more. Sigma has announced pricing and availability information for its latest lens, the 24-105 mm F4 DG OS HSM art lens.

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46-megapixel Sigma DP3 Merrill Compact Camera to launch in March

46-megapixel Sigma DP3 Merrill Compact Camera to launch in March

Camera manufacturer Sigma has announced that it will be launching a new compact digital camera in March called the DP3 Merrill Compact digital camera. The street price for the camera will be $999 and it will have a very impressive resolution of 46-megapixels. The camera uses a 50 mm f2.8 lens is equivalent to 75 mm on a 35mm SLR camera.

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Sigma unveils four new Art lenses

Sigma unveils four new Art lenses

Sigma has unveiled a handful of new lenses that will join the company's current lineup of Art lenses, which are designed to be high-quality alternatives of the competition, like Canon and Nikon lenses, but with a slightly lower cost than you would normally see with these companies. The four new lenses that Sigma announce are a 30mm f/1.4 DC HSM, 60mm f/2.8 DN, 30mm f/2.8 DN, and a 19mm f/2.8 DN.

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