Sigma has developed an integral-lens compact camera with the specs of a full-size, high-end SLR. In other words, the DP1 has all the functions of a full-spec digital SLR, packed into a compact camera with a built-in lens. Here at sigma, we focused all our resources on achieving the nearly imposible. Sigma is not about creating run-of-the-mill photographs, or pursuing image quality defined by numbers. We give you a compact camera with the potential to capture exactly what you see and what you feel, with no compromize.
The DP1 is a completely new type of camera offering the full spec. and high image quality of a DSLR in the body of a compact camera. It is powered by the 14-megapixel Foveon X3 direct-image-sensor, which can reproduce high definition images rich in gradation and impressive three-dimensional detail.
It is possible to record images in RAW or the widely used JPEG in four resolution modes. It offers five Exposure modes and three Metering modes as well as being equipped with a built-in flash with the Guide Number of 6, hot shoe, neck strap and 2.5-inch TFT color LCD monitor with approximately 230,000 pixels.
The DP1 has the high resolution and functionality of an SLR, plus adaptability in terms of accessories, all built into a small body. A wide range of accessories, optical viewfinder [VF-11], Lens Hood [HA-11], and Electronic Flash [EF-140 DG] are available for the DP1 camera.
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|Resolution ||14 MegaPixel |
|Optical Zoom ||No info|
|Digital Zoom ||3 x |
|Memory Card ||Secure Digital, SDHC, MMC Memory Card |
|Screen Size ||2.5 Inch |
|Camera Type ||Compact |
|Optical Sensor ||CMOS Optical Sensor |
|Weight ||250 Weight |
|Min. Lens Aperture ||No info|
|Max. Lens Aperture ||No info|