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There are two simple reasons why I do not want to call this article a review. First of all I am not a reviewer nor a journalist, I’m a photographer. Second reason is that the Sigma SD1 that I had in hand was a preproduction model. Both the firmware and the accompanying software was not…

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  Today Sigma Corporation announced that it will start shipping its flagship DSLR, the Sigma SD1, in early June. Sigma is now positioning the camera as an alternative to the very expensive medium-format cameras and digital backs. The suggested retail price of €7,500 ($9,700) does clearly indicate that. A new version of Sigma Photo Pro…

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Along with the new lenses (see this post) Sigma yesterday also introduced the DP2x. This evolution brings this compact digital camera technically on par with the recently introduced DP1x. It now also incorporates AFE (Analog Front End) and a new AF algorithm to provide high speed auto focus. What stayed the same is the 14…