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Casting the look of a camera into glass

Casting the look of a camera into glass

Recently I had the pleasure of meeting with ARRI’s senior color designer, and I asked him the question I like to ask all camera manufacturers: “Why?&#8221…

Sigma opens  offices in Burbank and invites filmmakers to Grand Opening

Sigma opens offices in Burbank and invites filmmakers to Grand Opening

The opening of the new offices in Burbank,  the heart of the TV and film production community  was a long time goal for Sigma. Filmmakers and cinematographers are invited to…

Sigma 40mm F1.4 DG HSM Art: a new high-end Cine Lens in disguise

Sigma 40mm F1.4 DG HSM Art: a new high-end Cine Lens in disguise

The Sigma 40mm F1.4 DG HSM Art is more than a new lens for the Art series from Sigma: it represents an evolution of the Art line, a “bridge…

The L-Mount Alliance: a new industry standard for full frame and APS-C?

The L-Mount Alliance: a new industry standard for full frame and APS-C?

Leica, Panasonic and Sigma join efforts to offer cameras and lenses utilizing the L-mount created by Leica. It looks as a modern day alliance, now full frame, of the…

Panasonic’s full frame LUMIX S1R and S1: The Times They Are a-Changin’

Panasonic’s full frame LUMIX S1R and S1: The Times They Are a-Changin’

Panasonic’s “unexpected” alliance with Leica and Sigma results in two new full frame mirrorless cameras, the S1R and S1, which are the first in the world to offer 4K…

Sigma 28, 40 and 105mm T1.5: three new Cine prime lenses at IBC 2018

Sigma 28, 40 and 105mm T1.5: three new Cine prime lenses at IBC 2018

Debuting at IBC 2018, where they can be tested, the three new Sigma Cine lenses now announced expand to a total of ten lenses the optical options available to cinematographers…

RED showcases DSMC2 camera brain with three sensor options at IBC 2018

RED showcases DSMC2 camera brain with three sensor options at IBC 2018

RED’s “one brain, three sensors” solution will be the highlight of the company’s presence at IBC 2018: the MONSTRO 8K VV, HELIUM 8K S35 and GEMINI 5K S35…

Five Sigma Art prime lenses available for Sony E-mount

Five Sigma Art prime lenses available for Sony E-mount

Covering focal lengths from 20 to 85mm, the new Sigma Art prime lenses for Sony E-mount models with full-frame sensors offer optimized autofocus and better data transmission speed…

NAB 2018: Sigma Shows Off 105mm f1.4 and 70mm Macro.

NAB 2018: Sigma Shows Off 105mm f1.4 and 70mm Macro.

At NAB 2018 Sigma showed me their new 70mm macro lens and their new 105mm f1.4 which they are nicknaming “The Bokeh Monster.” Since last year was…

Sigma’s new Clamp-On Ring for the Cine High Speed 14mm T2 FF lens

Sigma’s new Clamp-On Ring for the Cine High Speed 14mm T2 FF lens

Users of the Sigma Cine High Speed 14mm T2 FF Prime Lens can now extend the front diameter of the lens to 162mm, to film on full-frame cameras without…