Sigma - SIGMA dp - Slick, unique camera to show off to your friends
Sigma just unveiled they have developed a new digital camera series called SIGMA dp.
SIGMA dp is a compact digital camera that has a new APS-C size effective 29MP Foveon X3 Direct Image Sensor. The new image sensor features a triple-layered brightness information structure (1:1:4) which increases SIGMA dp's resolution and noise performance. As an image processor, "TRUE (Three-layer Responsive Ultimate Engine) III" was adopted.
SIGMA dp consists of 3 models:
- dp1 featuring a lens with a focal length of 19mm (equivalent to 28mm in 35mm format)
- dp2 featuring a lens with a focal length of 30mm (equivalent to 45mm in 35mm format)
- dp3 featuring a lens with a focal length of 50mm (equivalent to 75mm in 35mm format)
The release date and prices for all of these models have not been decided, however, they will be on display at CP+ 2014 Camera and Photo Imaging Show, which will take place from February 13 through February 16 at Pacifico Yokohama, Yokohama, Japan.