Sigma is a world leader in the optical field with top quality lenses and cameras being distributed through an impressive worldwide network of offices and distributors. The design and manufacturing of all their products is carried out in Japan, with a purpose built factory in the mountainous region of Aizu.
Sigma Imaging (UK) Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Sigma Corporation, is based in Welwyn Garden City where their sales, marketing and administration team are located alongside, warehouse and distribution operation. The same premises house their Service Department, manned by Sigma-trained technicians, who offer technical support and repair facilities to their customers.
Sigmas reputation for advanced, cutting edge lens design is demonstrated by their EX series of lenses, ranging from 8mm to 800mm and designed for both the high end enthusiast and professional photographer alike. All EX series lenses imported by Sigma Imaging (UK) Ltd are covered by a 3 year UK warranty.
Sigmas partnership with revolutionary image sensor manufacturer Foveon has enabled the development of Sigma digital SLR cameras with uncompromising image quality. Utilizing the unique 3 layered 10.2 million pixel image sensor, digital images can now be captured in full colour with no interpolation or loss of quality.
Sigma offers a range of flashguns to suit all levels of photography. Opening up new creative possibilities with powerful on-camera flash and multifunctional macro flash, all fully dedicated to the latest range of film and digital SLR cameras.
Sigma also produce a range of UV and Circular Polarizing filters, all with EX quality and multi-coated glass.
Further information including product specifications and brochure downloads can be found on the Sigma UK website at www.sigma-imaging-uk.com
Sigma has recently released a host of new lenses, all fully dedicated and optimized for the latest digital SLR cameras. The super wide angle capability of the Sigma 10-20mm f/4-5.6 EX DC HSM makes it a very powerful tool for both indoor and landscape photography. The new Sigma 30mm f/1.4 EX DC HSM lens sets the new benchmark in ultra fast standard lenses designed exclusively for APS C sized digital SLRs. The Sigma 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3, again purely designed for APS C sized digital SLRs, is the ultimate travel lens with its high magnification and compact size. Also hot off the press is the new 300mm f/2.8 EX DG, 500mm f/4.5 EX DG and 300-800mm f/5.6 EX DG, all fully compatible with the latest film and digital SLR cameras. See the Sigma UK website for full product specification at www.sigma-imaging-uk.com