Sigma was expected to introduce new gear as they do every year at the CP+ photo fair. What was not expected was a successor to the SD1. And definitely not two models at the same time. But that is exactly what they did. Sigma surprised us all with the SD Quattro and SD Quattro H. Two brand…

This has been one grey winter over at our place. And that unfortunately meant that we couldn’t really put the Sigma dp1 Quattro through its paces. High iso scenarios are not the ideal circumstances for the dp1 Quattro as we all know. But now that the days are becoming longer I hope the world will…

Just the other day we received our Sigma dp1 Quattro. After my positive experiences with the dp2 Quattro I was very much looking forward to try out the wider version. On the Merrill series it was the dp2 that I liked the least. When walking around with the dp2 I often found myself longing for a wider…

SIGMA Photo Pro 6.1.0 for Windows and SIGMA Photo Pro 6.1.0 for Macintosh are now available for download. This latest version is compatible with the RAW data taken by the SIGMA dp Quattro series and now also with all other SIGMA digital cameras. Apart from the usual bug fixes and the compatibility with older X3F…

The wider angle version of the quattro camera line-up has been announced by Sigma. The “SIGMA dp1 Quattro” incorporates a 19mm F2.8 (equivalent to a 28mm lens on a 35mm SLR) high performance wide angle lens, which is optimized for the Quattro sensor. Maximising the sensor performance, not only around the focusing point, but also at other areas…

Last Sunday I had an assignment from Audi to shoot at the Formula Student Germany on the legendary Hockenheimring. As usual I packed my Nikon gear for this kind of work but tossed the Sigma dp2 quattro in the bag, hoping to have a moment or two to shoot some action with it. And that moment came. In the…