Sigma have announced a new set of products today for CP+
For quality compact camera fans note the new DP0 Quattro, a previously unknown 14mm fixed lens camera with the Foveon sensor and previously expected DP3, which is as 75mm version of the same camera, ideal for portraits.
SIGMA CP+2015 PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS
The Sigma Corporation is pleased to announce the following new products will be shown during the CP+ 2015 Camera & Photo Imaging Show at the Pacifico Yokohama Exhibition Hall, Japan from the 12th to 15th February:
Sigma dp0 Quattro – The latest introduction to the Sigma dp Quattro series that incorporates the Foveon X3 direct image sensor, the “SIGMA dp0 Quattro” incorporates a high performance 14mm F4 lens (equivalent to a 21mm lens on a 35mm SLR), which is optimized to maximize the Quattro sensor’s performance. With the addition of the “SIGMA dp0 Quattro” to the line-up, photographers can select the most suitable camera based on their photographic needs; 21mm (SIGMA dp0 Quattro), 28mm (SIGMA dp1 Quattro), 45mm (SIGMA dp2 Quattro), 75mm (SIGMA dp3 Quattro) and 90mm (SIGMA dp3 Quattro + dedicated conversion lens 1.2x). Price & Availability TBD.
Sigma dp3 Quattro – The third in the series, the ‘Sigma dp3 Quattro’ incorporates a high performance 50mm F2.8 (equivalent to a 75mm lens on a 35mm SLR) lens, which is optimized for the Quattro sensor to maximize the sensor performance, enabling sharp rendering performance from the maximum aperture. The lens offers enhanced macro functionality, making the camera perfect for quality macro shooting. When the dedicated conversion lens FT-1201 (optional) is attached to the front of the lens, it magnifies the focal length of the lens by 1.2 times. Shown for the first time at the CP+2015 show. Price & Availability TBD.
Sigma 24mm F1.4 DG HSM | Art lens – SIGMA has a proven reputation for wide-angle lens design and manufacturing. Drawing on this experience and design know-how, refined through development of the SIGMA 35mm F1.4 DG HSM | Art and SIGMA 50mm F1.4 DG HSM | Art, we have successfully minimized sagittal coma flare, chromatic aberration, distortion and vignetting to achieve exceptional levels of optical performance with almost no aberration or distortion. The Sigma 24mm F1.4 DG HSM | Art lens is the latest “F1.4” to join the Sigma Art line series which is built with the highest optical performance in its class and perfect for a variety of subjects from cityscapes to a star-filled night sky. It is a new horizon for a large F1.4 maximum aperture wide-angle lens with rendering performance that is at a whole new level. Price & Availability TBD.
Sigma 150-600mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM | Contemporary – The first hyper-telephoto zoom lens from the Contemporary line designed for the upmost in portability, consistent with the product concept of our Contemporary line. A high performance lens with superb image quality and a compact construction offers enhanced functionality for better portability and usability. Compatible for use with the newly developed tele-converters, the Sigma 150-600mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM | Contemporary lens will be shown for the first time at CP+2015. Price & Availability TBD.
Conversion Lens FT-1201 – Developed exclusively for the Sigma dp3 Quattro, when attached it magnifies the focal length of the lens by 1.2 times (60mm / equivalent to 90mm on a 35mm format) without any change to the f/2.8 aperture value. Price & Availability TBD.
Tripod Socket TS-81 – An optional lens foot for attaching to the Sigma 150-600mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM | Sports lens, the Tripod Socket TS-81 has a deliberately designed rail length providing flexibility which enables a perfect balance even while zooming or using accessories, such as a tele converter and battery pack. Compatible with the Arca Swiss quick release plate and clamp, the Tripod Socket TS-81 also incorporates two sizes of screw holes making it compatible with other tripods too. Price & Availability TBD.
Base Grip BG-11 – Designed for the Sigma dp Quattro Series, the Base Grip BG-11 enables a handgrip style of shooting when attached to a dp Quattro camera through the tripod screw hole. The BG-11 also incorporates a screw hole on the bottom surface to allow for tripod attachment. Price & Availability TBD.