Ronkonkoma, NY – August 2, 2017 – Sigma Corporation of America, a leading still photo and cinema lens, camera, flash and accessory manufacturer, is pleased to announce that camera manufacturer RED has selected the Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM Art lens to be included in its newly available RED RAVEN camera kit to be sold exclusively on Apple.com and be demonstrated at select Apple Retail Stores.
The RAVEN Camera Kit is a complete professional camera package that features a diverse assortment of components from some of the industry’s top brands including lens, media, batteries, software and more, allowing cinematographers to start shooting right out of the box.
The kit includes the following pieces:
- RED RAVEN 4.5K camera BRAIN
- RED DSMC2 Touch LCD 4.7" Monitor
- RED DSMC2 Outrigger Handle
- RED V-Lock I/O Expander
- RED 120 GB RED MINI-MAG
- Two IDX DUO-C98 batteries with VL-2X charger
- G-Technology ev Series RED MINI-MAG Reader
- Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM | Art
- Nanuk heavy-duty camera case
- Final Cut Pro X
- foolcontrol for RAVEN Camera Kit
Weighing in at just 3.5 lbs., RED RAVEN produces cinema-quality imagery yet is small enough for use with drones, gimbals and handheld configurations. And like other RED cameras, RAVEN features a modular design that empowers shooters to dial in their ideal configuration with accessories from RED and third-party manufacturers.
The RAVEN Camera Kit is available for $14,999.95. Visit Apple.com and select Apple Retail Stores to learn more.
About RED Digital Cinema
RED Digital Cinema is a leading manufacturer of professional digital cameras and accessories. In 2006, RED began a revolution with the 4K RED ONE digital cinema camera. By 2008, RED released the DSMC (Digital Stills and Motion Camera) system that allowed the same camera to be used on features like the "The Hobbit” trilogy and “The Martian,” Emmy-winning shows like "House of Cards,” and magazine covers such as "Vogue" and "Harper's Bazaar.” The cameras of RED’s DSMC2 line — RED RAVEN, SCARLET-W, RED EPIC-W and WEAPON — combine compact and lightweight design, superior image quality, incredible dynamic range, modularity, and cutting-edge performance — including up to 8K resolution. In 2017, RED's newest 8K sensor, HELIUM, set the new image quality standard with the highest DxOMark score ever. Find additional information at RED.com.