November 23, 2016

APOY2016 Round Eight; Results

Author: Jennifer Lister

apoy2016-8thumbThe Final & 8th Round of the Amateur Photographer of the Year 2016 competition was titled “Blackout” and the winner wins a SIGMA 24-105mm F4 DG HSM | Art lens plus a SIGMA 82mm WR Circular Polarising Filter, worth £1004.97. Continue reading

November 22, 2016

SIGMA MOUNT CONVERTER MC-11, by Karl Holtby

Author: Jennifer Lister

kholtby-mc11Photographer Karl Holtby has been a long time SIGMA fan and was first introduced to us  in 2013 when he shared his striking Bluebell image taken with the SIGMA 10-20mm F3.5 EX DC HSM lens on our Facebook page. Since then he has worked with many of the Sigma Global Vision products and is a Foveon-believer. This is his first blog posting on the SIGMA Lounge and he shares with us his experience of using the new SIGMA MOUNT CONVERTER MC-11.  Continue reading

November 21, 2016

SIGMA UK Stand F 51, The Photography Show, 18-21 March 2017

Author: Jennifer Lister

tps2017-f51Sigma Imaging (UK) Ltd is pleased to be supporting the Third annual Photography Show and will be showcasing all that is new and innovative in their Global Vision range and will have available for demonstration their full range of cameras, lenses and flashguns on stand F51. Read more for discount voucher. Continue reading

November 16, 2016

‘Blur’, SIGMA’s first short film with SIGMA CINE LENSES

Author: Jennifer Lister

blurSIGMA’s first short film titled ‘blur’ produced with two of SIGMA’s new cine lenses, which were announced in September 2016: 18-35mm T2 and 50-100mm T2. Both the film and the lenses were in development during approximately the same period.  Continue reading

November 16, 2016

‘Blur’, Behind the Scenes in the making of SIGMA’s 1st short film

Author: Jennifer Lister

blur-bts“Behind the Scenes of ‘blur’” is about the making of SIGMA’s short film “blur” and features interviews with the production crew. With a universal message about the magic that photography brings to all our lives, “blur” was in planning at SIGMA for about two years, and production began in the summer of 2016. Continue reading

November 16, 2016

The ideal camera matched with the finest lenses by Lea Tippett

Author: Jennifer Lister

dslr-advertorialIn the December 2016 issue of Digital SLR Photography you’ll find a special insert titled ‘Professional Photography Essential Handbook for 2017’ and it features the work of photographer Lea Tippett with the SIGMA sd Quattro and SIGMA 20mm f/1.4 DG HSM | Art lens.  Here is the article as featured in the magazine:  Continue reading

October 27, 2016

APOY2016 ROUND SEVEN: Big Brother, results

Author: Jennifer Lister

apoy2016-7thumbThe seventh round of the Amateur Photographer of the Year competition for 2016 was titled “Big Brother” and the winner received a SIGMA 24-35mm F2 DG HSM | Art lens plus a SIGMA 82mm WR Ceramic Protector, total prizes worth £1054.98 Continue reading

September 9, 2016

My everything lens, the SIGMA 18-300mm | Contemporary, by Dinah Hartshorne

Author: Jennifer Lister

dhartshorneDinah Hartshorne has been interested in photography for over 20 years and is a member of the Lichfield Camera Club. She recently upgraded her camera body to a much lighter carbon fibre body and needed a replacement lens that fitted a set of criteria.  In this blog post Dinah shares with us how she came to pick the SIGMA 18-300mm f/3.5-6.3 DC MACRO OS HSM | Contemporary lens and the fabulous images she has achieved since owning this all-in-one lens. Continue reading

September 7, 2016

SIGMA Cine Lenses

Author: Jennifer Lister

cineyoutubeIntroducing the new promotional video of the SIGMA Cine Lenses product line from the SIGMA Corporation.

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August 26, 2016

APOY2016 Round Five: Little wonders, Results

Author: Jennifer Lister

RD5 thumbThe fifth round of the Amateur Photographer of the Year competition is titled “Little Wonders” and the winner received a SIGMA 105mm F2.8 EX DG HSM Macro lens plus a SIGMA EM-140 DG Macro Flash worth a total of £1029.98. Continue reading