Sigma and Foveon fans, who have been waiting eagerly for this camera, might be interested in the SD14, but consumers can easily find more bang for their buck from other SLRs on the market.
Sigma released a firmware update to it's SD14 DSLR that adds ISO 50.
Sigma releases v1.04 firmware for the SD14
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.
After users find that the update "bricks" 500GB drives, Seagate retracts the fix.
Seagate yesterday released a fix to a bug in its current generation of drives that caused them to become undetectable by a computer. Users have found, however, that the fix breaks 500GB drives — the fix has since been retracted.
Sigma is teaching the compact market a lesson with the DP2, a compact packing an image sensor similarly sized to the new SD15 dSLR
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Macs can't see cache, can't apply firmware update.
The 14-megapixel compact camera, eagerly awaited by enthusiasts frustrated with today's small-sensor models, won't be cheap when it goes on sale this spring.