Sigma SD1 Merrill Digital SLR Camera

By: Sigma

Model: C26900


Availability: Out of stock

  • Format: Interchangeable lens SLR Camera
  • Storage Media: Compact Flash (Type I, UDMA compatible)
  • Lens Mount: SIGMA SA bayonet mount
  • Compatible Lenses: SIGMA SA mount interchangeable lenses
  • Angle of View: Equivalent to approx 1.5x the focal length of the lens (for 35mm cameras)
  • Image Sensor: Foveon X3 direct image sensor (CMOS)
  • Number of Pixels: Total Pixels 48 MP (4,800x3,200x3 layers)
  • Aspect Ratio: 3 : 2
  • Still Image Format: Exif 2.3, DCF2.0
  • Image Recording Format: Lossless compression RAW data (12-bit, High, Medium, Low), JPEG (High, Medium, Low)
  • Continuous shooting speed: High: 5 frames/sec, Medium: 6 frames/sec, Low: 6 frames/sec
  • Continuous Buffer: High: Max 7 frames, Medium: Max 14 frames, Low: Max 14 frames
  • Interface: USB (USB2.0), Video Out (NTSC/PAL)
  • White Balance: 8 types (Auto, Sunlight, Shade, Overcast, Incandescent, Fluorescent, Flash and Custom)
  • Color Mode: 7 types (Standard, Vivid, Neutral, Portrait, Landscape, B&W, Sepia)
  • Viewfinder: Pentaprism SLR viewfinder
  • Viewfinder Frame Coverage: 98% vertical, 98% horizontal
  • Viewfinder Magnification: 0.95 x (50mm F1.4-infinity)
  • Eye point: 18mm
  • Diopter Adjustment Range: -3dpt to + 1.5dpt
  • Auto Focus Type: TTL phase difference detection system
  • AF Operating Range: EV 0 to +18 (ISO100)
  • Focus Mode: Single AF, Continuous AF (with AF motion prediction function), Manual
  • AF Point Selection: Automatic Selection, Manual Selection
  • Metering Systems: 77 segment Evaluative Metering, Spot Metering, Center Metering, Center-Weighted Average Metering
  • Metering Range: EV 1 to 20 (50mm F1.4 ISO100)
  • Exposure Control System: (P) Program AE (Program Shift is possible), (S) Shutter Speed Priority AE, (A) Aperture Priority AE, (M) Manual
  • ISO Sensitivity: ISO 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400
  • Exposure Compensation: ±3EV (in 1/3 steps)
  • Auto Bracketing: Three or Five frames (in 1/3 steps, Appropriate Exposure- Under Exposure- Over Exposure)
  • Shutter Type: Electronically controlled focal plane shutter
  • Shutter Speed: 1/8000 – 30 sec. + bulb (up to 30 sec., with Extended Mode: 2min.)
  • External Flash Synchronization: Hot shoe (contact X synchronization at 1/180 sec. or less, with dedicated flash linking contact)
  • Built-in flash: Manual Pop up Built-in Flash, GN11 (17mm lens angle covered)
  • LCD Monitor: Type: TFT color 3.0” LCD monitor, LCD pixels approx.: 460,000
  • Reviewing Images: Single frame display, Multi display [9 frames], Zoom, Slide Show
  • Power Source: Li-ion Battery Pack BP-21, Battery Charger BC-21
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This truly groundbreaking digital SLR camera incorporates a 46 megapixel (4,800x3,200x3 layers) 24x16mm APS-C X3 direct image sensor. The SD1 is Sigma’s flagship digital SLR model housed in a solid magnesium alloy body making it extremely lightweight with an overall nice feel and pleasant handling.

The splash proof feature protects the camera from the effects of harsh weather conditions. Incorporating a 24x16mm APS-C X3 direct image sensor, dual “TRUE (Three-layer Responsive Ultimate Engine) II” image processing engines and the 46 megapixel sensor ensures that high resolution images are processed quickly with high definition and a smooth and subtle graduation of color delivering an image size of approximately 35/45 mp in raw/tiff files.

  • World's first full color image sensor: Foveon X3 46 Megapixel image sensor
  • Splash proof design prevents dust and water from getting inside the camera body
  • No blur filter behind lens
  • True II Image processing engine
  • Monochrome like B&W tonality with fine details preserved
  • Removable IR filter for additional B&W effects
  • A lightweight yet solid magnesium alloy body designed to withstand rough use and shocks in harsh conditions.

In the Box

  • Sigma SD1 Merrill Digital SLR Camera
  • Li-Ion Battery Pack BP-21
  • Battery charge BC-21
  • USB Cable
  • Video Cable
  • Neck Strap
  • Eye Cap
  • Body Cap
  • Eyepiece Cap
  • SIGMA Photo Pro Disc
  • Instruction Manual