Japanese photographic equipment maker Sigma has announced the launch of its new digital camera – Sigma fp, in India.
The company claims that Sigma fp is the world’s smallest and lightest full-frame mirrorless digital camera.
“SIGMA fp is a fantastic new generation of cameras that will revolutionize digital photography and film-making. There are several modes the camera can be used with, making it highly versatile and perfectly adaptable to different styles of photography or videography.” said Ananth Seshan, Director, Shetala Agencies, which represents Sigma in India.
Sigma fp specifications and features
Weighing at 370g, Sima fp is portable and can be comfortably used with drones and gimbals. It is compatible with a wide range of accessories and with the overall dimensions of 12.6×69.9×45.3mm.
The back-illuminated 35mm full-frame Bayer sensor with24.6 effective megapixels will support a full-fledged video production with 12-bit CinemaDNG external recording and 4K UHD/24fps recording.
Its key features include electronic shutter for a variety of settings, Superior options in artistic picture & video creations, advanced picture & video generating functions and seamless transition between Still and Cine modes, among others.
For raw video data, the SIGMA fp supports 12-bit CinemaDNG external recording. With 4K UHD/24fps recording, it will produce video data that can be used even in filmmaking.
The camera’s use of the L-Mount standard makes it’s compatible with a range of lenses from its L-Mount alliance partners such as Leica and Panasonic. The body is built from a die-cast aluminium alloy and is also dust and splash proof.
Sigma fp price and availability in India
The price of Sigma fp in India is set at Rs. 2,15,000 (body only) and INR 2,50,000 with SIGM 45mm F2.8 DG DN (Contemporary kit lens).