Some of our readers will remember the Sigma SD1 DSLR that was announced at the end of last year, Sigma has just announced that the SD1 will start shipping next month and is going to retail for $9,700.
The Sigma SD1 features a 46 megapixel 24×16mm APS-C X3 direct image sensor, plus a lightweight body made for magnesium alloy.
This 46-megapixel DSLR is delivered in a splash-proof, easy-to-handle build that is similar to that of a classic 35mm camera. Professional and high-end enthusiast photographers will utilize the SD1’s exclusive Foveon 23.5×15.7mm APS-C X3 direct image sensor to capture exceptionally rich and detailed images that have a film-like quality. Users will also benefit from Sigma’s wide selection of interchangeable lenses that are compatible with the SD1.
You can find out more details about the Sigma SD1 including the full specifications over at the Sigma website.