March 1, 2017

Nature on your doorstep with the SIGMA 150-6000mm | Sports lens by Brian P. Slade

Author: Jennifer Lister

Many wildlife photographers’ dream destinations are exotic remote locations that come with a hefty price tag. So how can we create pictures that are just as interesting of the diverse wildlife around us? Continue reading

February 22, 2017

Winner SIGMA sd Quattro H and 24-35mm F2 DG HSM | Art lens selected

Author: Jennifer Lister

Congratulations to Les Johnstone of Cumbernauld for being selected the winner of the SIGMA sd Quattro H and 24-35mm F2 DG HSM Art  competition plus weekend’s tuition with Pro landscape photographer Lea Tippett.  Continue reading

February 17, 2017

The 40th Annual Amateur Photographer Awards

Author: Jennifer Lister

The 40th Amateur Photographer Awards took place on 16th February 2017. This year Sigma Imaging (UK) Ltd is proud to receive the following awards:  Continue reading

January 17, 2017

SIGMA 30mm F1.4 DC DN | Contemporary for Video by Daniel Peters

Author: Jennifer Lister

Daniel Peters is a freelance Director, Cinematographer and blogger from the nearby London area and an avid user of the Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM | Art and the 50mm F1.4 DG HSM | Art lenses. Daniel puts the new SIGMA 30mm F1.4 DC DN | Contemporary lens to the test with the SONY A6500.  Continue reading

December 21, 2016

APOY2016 Final Results

Author: Jennifer Lister

APOY2016FINALCongratulations to Penny Halsall for being crowned Amateur Photographer of the year 2016. Penny entered images into all eight rounds of the competition and racked up the highest point total to walk away with the grand prize of a SIGMA 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM | Art, a SIGMA 50mm f/1.4 DG HSM | Art and a SIGMA 105mm f/2.8 MACRO EX DG OS HSM lens worth more than £2,200. Continue reading

December 15, 2016

On-the-job review of the SIGMA 85MM F1.4 DG HSM | ART by John G. Moore

Author: Jennifer Lister

johngmooreJohn G Moore is a professional photographer from Glasgow Scotland.  He is known for great versatility in his work, ranging from landscape, to portrait, to music, fashion & beauty. Creative from his early years, John started his photography with a Kodak brownie that his grandfather gave him when he was five. In his teens, he honed his skills shooting Rock Bands at the legendary Glasgow Apollo. John has since progressed to become one of the UK’s formative photographic talents. In this latest SIGMA Lounge article John shares with us his on-the-job review of the new SIGMA 85mm F1.4 DG HSM | Art lens. Continue reading

December 12, 2016

First impressions of the SIGMA 18-300mm F3.5-6.3 DC MACRO OS HSM | Contemporary lens by Susan Hughes, winner of the Geographical magazine competition

Author: Jennifer Lister

886In March 2016 Sigma Imaging (UK) Ltd. teamed up with Geographical Magazine to offer readers a chance of winning SIGMA’s ultimate travel kit;  a SIGMA 18-300mm F3.5-6.3 DC MACRO OS HSM | Contemporary lens plus AML72-01 CLOSE-UP Lens worth £549.98. Photographer Susan Hughes was selected the lucky winner and shares with us her first impressions of her winning prize.  Continue reading

December 6, 2016

Sigma’s latest Global Vision lenses are put to the test in New Mexico by photographer Roger Reynolds

Author: Jennifer Lister

rreynoldsdec2016v2Roger Reynolds Hon. FRPS has been involved in photography for over thirty years. He owns and operates Photoventures which organises specialist tours with the photographer in mind. He is currently on a photographic group tour in New Mexico, USA and has taken the new SIGMA 12-24mm F4 DG HSM | Art and SIGMA 500mm F4 DG OS HSM | Sports lens with him on the tour. He shares with us his first impressions.

 

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December 6, 2016

SIGMA Art lenses for Motorsport by Shiv Gohil, Artistic Director of Spacesuit Media

Author: Jennifer Lister

spacemediaPhotographers generally tend to use different lenses when photographing a wedding to photographing a motor car race. Prime lenses are a favourite for use for the portrait of the bride & groom whereas a telephoto lens is a favourite for use to capture a fast speed motor car. However the innovative photographers of Spacesuit Media are proving that the SIGMA Art range of lenses are the perfect components to use to produce their creative images shot during the F1, Formula E, WEC and Moto GP races.   Continue reading

November 29, 2016

Astro Photography with the SIGMA Art lenses by Tom Adamson

Author: Jennifer Lister

astro-tadamsonPhotographer Tom Adamson is known for his derelict images of the Chernobyl disaster zone taken with the SIGMA 20mm F1.4 DG HSM | Art and the SIGMA 24-35mm F2 DG HSM | Art lenses.  Tom continues to explore the use of these two SIGMA Art lenses and shares his experience using them for Astro photography.   Continue reading