The Sigma SD1Merrill is a high performance digital SLR. This device isequipped with a 46 million megapixel Foveon tri-CMOS direct image sensor torecord gorgeous colour. Each sensor records...
The Sigma SD1Merrill is a high performance digital SLR. This device isequipped with a 46 million megapixel Foveon tri-CMOS direct image sensor torecord gorgeous colour. Each sensor records a bright primary colour (red,green, blue) recreating the image as faithfully as possible. From the Merrill generation, the SD1 sensorhas the advantage of being in full format, thanks to its APS-C size. This fast reflexuses two image processors: Dual TRUE II and DDR III. Dual TRUE II maximizes recordingspeed for great results. The SDIMerrill SLR from Sigma has an autofocus of 11 collimators for precise developingof the image. Its 77 segment exposure mode helps you get the best possiblecontrast. With its twin engines, thisSLR saves sharp images even in macro or telephoto mode. The SD1 Merrill offers a rugged camera body with a chassis made from lightweight magnesiumalloy. Its waterproof buttons give it durability in all weather. With the SD1 Merrill, Sigma takes qualitydigital imaging to the extreme.Exposure & White Balance:Light Sensitivity : ISO 100, ISO 800, ISO 400, ISO 200, ISO 50, ISO 1600, ISO 6400, ISO 3200, ISO auto (100-400), ISO auto (100-200)Exposure Metering : Evaluative, centre-weighted, spotExposure Metering Zones : 77Exposure Modes : Programme, bulb, automatic, manual, aperture- priority, shutter- prioritySpecial Effects : Black & White, Sepia, Neutral, Vivid, landscape, portraitWhite Balance : Custom, automatic, presetsWhite Balance Presets : Incandescent, fluorescent, Flash, daylight, shade, overcastMax Shutter Speed : 1/8000 secMin Shutter Speed : 30 secExposure Compensation : ±3 EV range, in 1/3 EV stepsX-sync Speed : 1/180 secExposure Range : EV 1-20 ( ISO 100 )Lens System:Lens System Mounting : Sigma SACamera Flash:C(may require an EU/UK adaptor which is included free of charge)