Sigma SD15 DSLR camera delayed again

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The Sigma SD15 DSLR camera was expected to be officially released during the summer of 2009 (initially announced at Photokina 2008). The camera is now delayed according to a Sigma spokesman quoted by AP:

'The Japanese engineers are currently in the process of optimising performance and image quality, ensuring the best possible results are achieved from the Foveon sensor.

Sigma SD15 specs:

  • 14MP Foveon sensor, 2640×1760 pixels (x3), 20.7×13.8 mm: Foveon X3 direct-image-sensor it can capture all primary RGB colours at each and every pixel location arranged in three layers.
  • SD15 incorporates the “TRUE II” new image processing engine. It provides high resolution power and reproduces high definition images rich in gradation and impressive three-dimensional detail.
  • Lens Mount Sigma SA Bayonet
  • ISO settings: 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600 (extended mode)
  • Shutter speeds 1/4000 sec to 30 sec + Bulb
  • Exposure compensation: -3 to +3 EV in 0.3 EV steps
  • Metering 8-segment, center, cw average
  • Continuous Drive 3 fps
  • Storage Compact Flash Type I or II
  • LCD 3.0 ", 150,000 pixels (wow, this is low!)
  • Weight: (inc. batteries) 750 g (26.5 oz)
  • Dimensions: 144×107 x 81 mm (5.7×4.2×3.2 in)
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