Sigma Founder Michihiro Yamaki Dead at 78

February 2nd, 2012
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Michihiro Yamaki may not be a household name, but the company he made is well known to photographers all over the world. 51 years ago, Yamaki founded the Sigma corporation. Just 27 years old, the young entrepreneur introduced the first attached lens converter to the market. Michihiro Yamaki also served with other organizations throughout the […]

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Sigma Turns 50 and Celebrates With Giveaways

April 21st, 2011
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50 years is a ripe old age for a business, and a mark well worth celebrating. Sigma’s doing just that, by launching a special 50th anniversary site and giving away gear, like the soon-to-be released SD1. In addition to giveaways, the site offers more information about the Sigma company, advice from professional photographers, and more. […]

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