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foveon

Gallery

Sigma's Foveon-based SD1 unveiled (photos)

Sigma, a lensmaker determined to become a camera maker, reveals its upcoming SLR at the Photokina show. Here's how it and two new lenses look.

7 Images By September 22, 2010

Article

Foveon still has a place in Sigma DP1

Sigma is revamping its DP1 compact camera, but the large Foveon image sensor still is at its heart.

By December 6, 2007

Article

Foveon and Sigma, back for more

Foveon and Sigma, back for more

By September 26, 2006

Article

Sigma CEO copes with chaos in camera lens marketplace (Q&A)

Even as exchange rates make life easier for Kazuto Yamaki, CEO of the Japanese lens and camera manufacturer, the profusion of new camera models makes it vastly more complex. Also: Are the Foveon-based cameras a flop?

By May 28, 2013

Article

Sigma aims SD1 at pro photographers

The $9,700 SLR's Foveon sensor captures three colors per pixel rather than the usual one. Sigma is betting people will pay for that difference.

By May 20, 2011

Article

Sigma starts afresh with novel SLR design

The Japanese camera equipment maker expects the new Foveon sensor in its upcoming SD1 will prove more competitive. Also: New image-stabilized lenses and Sigma's financial crisis.

By September 20, 2010

Article

Sigma CEO leads premium push in camera market (Q&A)

Under CEO Kazuto Yamaki, Sigma has helped transform the Japanese company so most of its revenue comes from higher-end products. Too bad about the camera business, though.

By September 21, 2014

Editors' Take

Sigma dp2 Quattro

The trio of Foveon-based cameras announced in February are priced similarly to their predecessors.

February 9, 2014

Pricing not available

Editors' Take

Sigma DP3 Merrill

The DP3 Merrill camera narrows its angle of view, and that's about it.

January 7, 2013

Article

Sigma SD1: Wait, did we say $9,700? We meant $3,300

Saying it improved manufacturing, the Japanese camera and lens maker will start selling a lower-priced SLR in March. Also: perks for those who paid the high price.

By February 9, 2012