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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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  Last week the CP+ fair was held in Japan, home country of Sigma. It also was the first new outing of the SD1 since it’s introduction at Photokina, September 2010. Sigma used the fair to release new info into the world. They updated the microsite for the SD1 and released one picture for download.…

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We are so excited! Sigma Corporation dropped a little bomb onto the photography world. They announced at Photokina the pro level, 46 (!) megapixel Sigma SD1 DSLR camera. Chief Operating Officer Kazuto Yamaki called it a “giant technological leap ” at a press meeting at Photokina. Which I think is true considering they make the…