Tag: Photography News

RRPs of Sigma lenses for Sony E, interesting interview with Kazuto Yamaki and firmware update for MC-11

Once again there are several news stories regarding Sigma – even though none of them is as exciting as the one last time – which makes it very hard to come up with a short title. 🙂 The most important piece of news is undoubtedly the one regarding disclosure of RRPs of the recently announced ...

Sigma unveils 105mm F1.4, 70mm F2.8 macro and nine lenses for Sony E mount

The rumor factory was working overtime in the last couple of days. It was said that Sigma was going to announce a bokeh monster in the shape of the Sigma 105mm f/1.4 Art, its first macro lens in the Art lineup aka Sigma 70mm f/2.8 and no less than nine (9!) Art lenses for Sony ...

Attention, SIGMA announces a new lens: the 14-24mm F2.8 DG HSM | Art

Today SIGMA announced a new lens: It’s an ultra-wide-angle lens of the Art series! We’re very excited already. For the past years SIGMA has been working on two ultra-wide-angle lenses with the important focal length of 14mm at the same time. Last year we were already happy about the 14mm fixed focal length with an ...

SIGMA announces the launch of its first online magazine “SEIN Online”

 SIGMA is proud to announce the launch of its first online magazine titled SEIN Online. Since 24 January 2018 it has been online and can be visited on http://www.sigma-sein.com/en/ . SEIN Online is an original web magazine of the camera and lens manufacturer which has been started for creative and interested people.The mission of the ...

Sigma patents multiple lenses for compact camera and micro 4/3

Since CES 2018, the largest consumer electronics fair, is taking place at the moment, I was eager to learn more about the mystery 50mm lens shown on Sigma’s current roadmap. In case you are interested you can read more about it here. The way it looks like at the moment, Sigma wants to announce all ...

FEARLESS AWARDS

Finding a photographer for your own wedding can take a great effort and be quite a challenge for many! After all they have to shoot the most beautiful day in our life. What if the photographer makes a mistake? What if he doesn’t capture one of the most important moments in the right way? And ...

Sigma is developing a 50mm lens for mirrorless cameras

At the time of 16mm f/1.4’s announcement I didn’t notice, that Sigma had released a new roadmap. I wasn’t the only one, because as far as I’m aware of, none of the rumor websites had reported about the lens depicted on the roadmap. It was only after I had stumbled upon several threads in different forums that I realized, that Sigma is developing a new 50mm lens.

Sigma 16mm f/1.4 DC DN C – official info on price and release date

On the 26th of October Sigma has made an announcement that it’s developing a 16mm f/1.4 DC DN Contemporary, a new lens for micro four thirds and Sony E mounts. At that time RRP and release date were not yet disclosed. Due to its large aperture and the fact, that neither of the two systems ...

Brent Stirton wins the Wildlife Photographer of the year Award 2017

This year’s winning image of the Wildlife Photographer Award is not any image you would enjoy watching. With his photo Brent Stirton – a big name among wildlife photographers – wanted to draw our attention to something which, unfortunately, is still a reality: hunting and the extinction of animal species caused by it. Currently rhinos ...

Robert Frank

Today I’d like to introduce you to another big name on the list of the most important photographers of our time. He belongs to the photographic scene of Henri Cartier Bresson and Joe Meyerowitz and is as impressive: Robert Frank is a Swiss-American photographer, film director and cameraman who became internationally famous especially thanks to ...