Sigma DP1

Sigma DP1 video tour

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Olympus E-420 25mm kit

We’re pleased to present a short video tour of the Sigma DP1. This demonstrates the DP1’s design, coverage, controls, accessories and menu system.

There’s no need to download any new software – just press the play button in the middle of the screen below and wait for the video to start; you may need to press the button twice. The quality and any delay before playing may vary depending on your internet connection.

Good points

DSLR sensor in compact body.
Superb quality at low sensitivities.
Good manual control and manual focusing.
Hotshoe for flash and accessories.

Bad points
Very slow handling: startup, AF, write.
Disappointing performance in low light.
Pricier than top compacts or budget DSLRs.
Basic movie mode.


(compared to 2008 compacts)

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