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Announcing the 50mm F1.2 DG DN | Art lens, the Brightest 50mm Prime Lens in SIGMA’s Lineup

SIGMA is pleased to announce the new SIGMA 50mm F1.2 DG DN | Art lens, a remarkably compact, ultra-fast standard prime lens for full-frame mirrorless camera systems. The new SIGMA 50mm F1.2 DG DN | Art is the brightest in the SIGMA 50mm prime lens lineup, while delivering extremely high optical performance from its widest aperture. It has achieved the highest level of performance among successive generations of Art lenses.

SIGMA Cine Lenses Chosen as Benchmark for Giant Screen Cinema Association’s Camera Assessment Test

SIGMA is proud to announce that its SIGMA 65mm T1.5 FF Cine Prime was selected as the benchmark cine lens for the Giant Screen Cinema Association’s (GSCA) Camera Assessment Test (CAT).  Results of the CAT were unveiled today during the Filmmakers Symposium portion of the GSCA Film Expo, held March 11-13 at the AMC Citywalk IMAX Theater & Universal City Hilton.    

Announcing the SIGMA 15mm F1.4 DG DN DIAGONAL FISHEYE | Art and SIGMA 500mm F5.6 DG DN OS | Sports Lenses

SIGMA is pleased to announce two new full-frame prime lenses designed specifically for full-frame mirrorless camera systems, the SIGMA 15mm F1.4 DG DN DIAGONAL FISHEYE | Art and SIGMA 500mm F5.6 DG DN OS | Sports lenses. Both lenses will be available for purchase in mid-March 2024, and both lenses are available in Sony E-Mount and L-Mount versions.

SIGMA America Announces First-Ever “Holiday Mirrorless Lens Giveaway”

SIGMA Corporation of America, a leading camera and lens manufacturer for both photography and cinema applications, today announced its first-ever “Holiday Mirrorless Lens Giveaway” which offers the chance to win SIGMA lens packages in the month of December for four mirrorless interchangeable lens camera systems.

SIGMA Announces Additional Special Donation to Médecins Sans Frontières’ Emergency Team Fund

SIGMA announces an immediate special donation of 10,000,000 JPY to the Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) Emergency Team Fund. The donation, made through MSF Japan, will directly support the specialized MSF Emergency Team, which operates worldwide to provide emergency assistance in situations where lives are immediately threatened due to conflicts or natural disasters,

SIGMA Announces Release of 70-200mm F2.8 DG DN OS | Sports Lens

A reliable and lightweight large-aperture telephoto zoom lens designed exclusively for full-frame mirrorless cameras, the 70-200mm F2.8 DG DN OS | Sports is available for Sony E-mount and Leica L-Mount. The lens will retail for $1,499 USD and will be available through authorized retailers on December 7, 2023.

SIGMA America Announces Black Friday Deals for the Photographer On Your Gift List

With special holiday season pricing on 14 gift-worthy lenses starting today and running through Dec. 10, 2023, including several lenses which have not been discounted previously this calendar year, there is something perfect for every style of photographer and videographer.

SIGMA Ambassador Jim Koepnick Among Honorees at International Photographic Council Awards

Six professional photographers were honored by the International Photographic Council, including SIGMA Ambassador Jim Koepnick.

Southern University’s World-Famous “Human Jukebox” Marching Band Partners with SIGMA to Elevate Video Production Quality

Southern University’s esteemed Human Jukebox Marching Band has entered into an exciting and exclusive partnership with SIGMA Corporation of America, a leading camera and lens manufacturer for both photography and cinema applications, to enhance the quality of their video production when chronicling and producing their prestigious performances.  This is the third academic year that SIGMA has sponsored the Human Jukebox.