Sigma 85mm f/1.4 Art lens slated for Photokina 2016 launch
Photographers have reasons for joy as Sigma is working on a new Art-series lens. After the company discontinued the 85mm f/1.4 version, the rumor mill went wild regarding an 85mm f/1.4 Art-series version. Highly-trusted sources are now reporting that the lens is real and coming just in time for Photokina 2016.
Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 DG OS HSM lens is in development
Sigma has patented yet another lens. This time, the Japan-based company has patented a telephoto zoom lens. It consists of a 70-300mm f/4-5.6 DG OS HSM optic, which will be added to the Sports or Contemporary series. In addition, the telephoto zoom lens will probably replace the existing 70-300mm f/4-5.6 DG APO Macro optic.
Sigma 24-70mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Art lens patented
Sigma is working on a 24-70mm f/2.8 zoom lens with a built-in optical image stabilization system. This is great news for photographers who want such optic for their camera. The Sigma version will be an Art-series lens, so it will offer superior image quality, while providing competition for Nikon’s stabilized 24-70mm f/2.8 optic.
Sigma 50-100mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art lens becomes official
Sigma is taking with Global Vision product line to the next level with the introduction of a telephoto zoom lens with a bright and constant maximum aperture. The new Sigma 50-100mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art lens is finally official after being rumored in recent weeks and it will be released in the coming months for APS-C-format DSLRs.
Sigma 30mm f/1.4 DC DN Contemporary lens revealed
Sigma has expanded its Contemporary lens line-up with the new 30mm f/1.4 DC DN prime optic. The new lens features an internal configuration that delivers an image quality comparable to the Art series, while being the most affordable f/1.4 lens for mirrorless cameras. Sigma is expected to release it this March.
Sigma MC-11 adapter, EF-630 flash, and two cameras announced
It has been a busy day for Sigma fans, who were expecting to see the Japan-based manufacturer unveil two new lenses. However, they have been taken by surprise as Sigma has also introduced the MC-11 mount converter, the EF-630 electronic flash, as well as the SD Quattro and SD Quattro H mirrorless cameras.
Sigma 50-100mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art lens photo and specs leaked
A major product launch event will be held by Sigma within a few days. The company is preparing to unveil two new lenses, one which will surely appeal to a myriad of photographers. Without much further ado, here is everything we know about the Sigma 50-100mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art and 30mm f/1.4 DN Contemporary lenses.
Sigma Water Repellent Ceramic Protector announced
Sigma has just launched another first-in-the-world product. The Japanese company continues its tradition with the Sigma Water Repellent Ceramic Protector, a protective lens filter made of Clear Glass Ceramic. It is the first time the material has been used in a lens filter and it delivers 10 times the strength of conventional filters.
Sigma 20mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens becomes official
Photographers are in for a treat as Sigma has officially unveiled a new lens. The Sigma 20mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens has become official as the world’s first wide-angle prime with a 20mm focal length and a maximum aperture of f/1.4. Here is everything you need to know about this upcoming wide-angle prime optic!
Sigma 14mm f/4 lens to be unveiled soon for Micro Four Thirds
Micro Four Thirds users, rejoice! Sigma is working on a new lens for photographers using mirrorless cameras with this mount. The product in question consists of the Sigma 14mm f/4 lens, which is a wide-angle prime that will offer a 35mm equivalent of 28mm and it is said to become official by the end of 2015.
New Sigma 12-24mm lens to be released in Art and Contemporary versions
A trusted source has shed more light on the much-rumored Sigma Art-series lens that will be released by the end of 2015. It seems like the optic consists of a Sigma 12-24mm lens instead of an 85mm f/1.4 model, as previously said. Moreover, the upcoming wide-angle zoom lens will become available in both Art and Contemporary versions.
New Sigma Art lens to be announced by the end of 2015
Sigma has already unveiled two Art-series optics in 2015: the 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM and 24-35mm f/2 DG HSM. Nevertheless, there is room for more and it seems like a new Sigma Art lens is in development. According to a trusted source, the upcoming product will become official sometime by the end of 2015.
Sigma 24-35mm f/2 DG HSM Art lens unveiled
Sigma has officially introduced yet another amazing lens. The announcement of the brand new Sigma 24-35mm f/2 DG HSM Art lens came out of nowhere, but this optic will attract a lot of attention. Once again, Sigma shows Canon and Nikon how it is done, as this wide-angle zoom lens will be useful in many photography scenarios.
Sigma 35mm f/2 DN OS Art lens patented for M4/3s
Sigma has patented its fair share of lenses this year, while others have been rumored to be unveiled by the end of 2015. Nevertheless, the company is not stopping and it is working on many other products. One of them is the Sigma 35mm f/2 DN OS Art lens for Micro Four Thirds cameras, whose patent has just been discovered.
Sigma 85mm f/1.4 Art or 135mm f/2 Art coming this year
Sigma is rumored to be working on an Art-series telephoto prime lens with a fast aperture. The product will be launched sometime within the next few months of the year and sources are mentioning two possibilities. One of them is the Sigma 85mm f/1.4 Art lens, while the other one is the 135mm f/2 Art optic.
Sigma 24-70mm f/2.8 DG OS Art lens rumored once again
The rumor mill has started talking about the next lens that will be released by Sigma. According to inside sources, the company’s next product will consist of the Sigma 24-70mm f/2.8 DG OS Art lens for DSLRs with full-frame sensors. This lens has been mentioned in gossips before and it seems like it is finally on its way.
Sigma 400mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Sports lens patented
While Sigma promises people that a 24-70mm f/2.8 lens is a priority, the company is also working on a Sigma 400mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Sports lens. This product has just been patented in Japan and it would become the first Sigma telephoto prime lens to be added to the manufacturer’s Sports series.
Sigma 25mm f/1.2 lens patented for Micro Four Thirds cameras
A Sigma patent has been discovered in Japan. The application is describing a bright wide-angle prime optic created for mirrorless cameras featuring a Micro Four Thirds sensor. The product in question is the Sigma 25mm f/1.2 lens, which will provide a 35mm focal length equivalent of 50mm when mounted on m4/3 shooters.
Sigma Four Thirds lenses are no longer in development
If you own a Four Thirds camera, then you should know that you will never get the chance to buy new Sigma Four Thirds lenses. It seems like the Japanese company has stopped working on such products. However, there is a chance that the manufacturer will also stop developing Micro Four Thirds lenses in the near future.
Sigma 24-105mm f/2.8-4 DG OS HSM Art lens patented
A Sigma 24-105mm f/2.8-4 DG OS HSM Art lens has been patented in the manufacturer’s home country, sparking rumors about the future of the 24-105mm f/4 lens. While a patent does not warrant the launch of a product, the 24-105mm f/4 lens is not a popular lens, so it could be scrapped in favor of an improved version.
Sigma Art ultra wide-angle lens rumored to be in development
The rumor mill is claiming that a Sigma Art ultra wide-angle lens is in development. There are two possibilities for this lens and one of them says that the upcoming model will serve as a successor to the 12-24mm f/4.5-5.6 AF II DG HSM. However, the more exciting rumor says that it will consist of a Sigma 14-24mm f/4 lens.