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Sigma 56mm F1.4 DC DN | Contemporary Shortages Resolved, but Sigma 18-50mm F2.8 DC DN | Contemporary Still Limited

The Sigma 18-50mm F2.8 DC DN | Contemporary and 56mm F1.4 DC DN | Contemporary announced shortages at the end of last year. Today Sigma announced that they have resolved the shortages with the Sigma 56mm F1.4 DC DN | Contemporary, but the Sigma 18-50mm F2.8 DC DN | Contemporary is still impacted. Information regarding […]

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Sigma 14mm f/1.4, 14mm f/1.8, 12mm f/1.4, 10mm f/1.4 APS-C Patent Applications Found

Sigma has filed some patents for some interesting APS-C lenses which you can check out below: Overview [Publication number] P2024011096 [Release date] 2024-01-25 [Name of the invention] Imaging optical system [Application date] 2022-07-14 [Applicant] [Identification number] 000131326 [Name] Sigma Co., Ltd. [Problem] Suitable for mirrorless digital cameras and video lenses, with the refractive power of […]

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Sigma 50-135mm f/2.8 DC DN Patent Found

Sigma 18-50mm f/2.8 DC DN Contemporary: B&H Photo / Amazon / Adorama A Sigma 50-135mm F2.8 DC DN patent was found by asobinet and while most patents do not become lenses this could be a useful 3rd party 70-200mm full frame equivalent lens to compliment the popular Sigma 18-50mm f/2.8 DC DN Contemporary. overview [Publication number] P2023179307 [Release date] […]

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Sigma 18-50mm F2.8 DC DN | Contemporary and 56mm F1.4 DC DN | Contemporary Shortages

This isn’t the first time that Sigma has been unable to keep up with demand for the Sigma 18-50mm F2.8 DC DN | Contemporary, but I am surprised to see the SIGMA 56mm F1.4 DC DN | Contemporary is also in short supply. Maybe users prefer Sigma’s new 56mm lens to Fujifilm’s since Fujifilm took […]

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Sigma 10-18mm f/2.8 DC DN Contemporary Orders Started Early

The Sigma 10-18mm f/2.8 DC DN Contemporary has been listed early on B&H Photo it was expected on October 26th, but that could be the shipment date. This is the world’s smallest and lightest F2.8 zoom lens designed for APS-C format mirrorless systems at just 2.8 x 2.4 inches (72.2 x 62mm) and 9.2 ounces (260g)*. The lens covers […]

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Sigma Kazuto Yamaki Interview: Lens Design, The Industry, Growth, GFX, and More

Phototrend interviewed Sigma’s President Kazuto Yamaki about the new lenses they launched. Below are bullet points from the translated interview that you can find in full here. France is Sigma’s fifth or sixth-largest market The Sigma 10-18mm f/2.8 DC DN Contemporary is Sigma’s third wide-angle zoom Sigma took a while to develop the Sigma 70-200mm […]

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