Sigma Optimization Pro update adds new features and is now compatible with Apple M1

Aug 27, 2021

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John Aldred is a photographer with over 20 years of experience in the portrait and commercial worlds. He is based in Scotland and has been an early adopter – and occasional beta tester – of almost every digital imaging technology in that time. As well as his creative visual work, John uses 3D printing, electronics and programming to create his own photography and filmmaking tools and consults for a number of brands across the industry.

Sigma Optimization Pro update adds new features and is now compatible with Apple M1

Aug 27, 2021

John Aldred

John Aldred is a photographer with over 20 years of experience in the portrait and commercial worlds. He is based in Scotland and has been an early adopter – and occasional beta tester – of almost every digital imaging technology in that time. As well as his creative visual work, John uses 3D printing, electronics and programming to create his own photography and filmmaking tools and consults for a number of brands across the industry.

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Sigma has announced the new 1.7.0 update of the Sigma Optimization Pro software. This software allows you to connect your computer to your Sigma lenses via the use of the mount-appropriate adapter for the system you use. The software allows you to tweak the settings of your lenses, including assigning function keys, autofocus calibration and other features as well as updating the firmware.

The latest update is primarily for L mount users, allowing compatibility for L mount DN lenses to assign functions to custom switches, customising the appearance of live view and customising the focus limiter range. For Mac users, it now also comes with native support for Apple’s M1 processors.

【SIGMA Optimization Pro 1.7.0 for Windows】
・It allows users of L-Mount DN lenses to assign functions to custom switches.*
* It allows users to customize the appearance of live view images when camera shake correction is activated.
* It allows users to customize the focus limiter range.

【SIGMA Optimization Pro 1.7.0 for Macintosh】
・It brings native support for Macs with an Apple M1 chip.
・It allows users of L-Mount DN lenses to assign functions to custom switches.*
* It allows users to customize the appearance of live view images when camera shake correction is activated.
* It allows users to customize the focus limiter range.

The update requires Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 for Windows users and macOS Mojave 10.14, Catalina 10.15 or Big Sur 11 running on either an Intel or Apple M1 processor for Mac users.

You can download Sigma Optimization Pro on the Sigma website.

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John Aldred

John Aldred

John Aldred is a photographer with over 20 years of experience in the portrait and commercial worlds. He is based in Scotland and has been an early adopter – and occasional beta tester – of almost every digital imaging technology in that time. As well as his creative visual work, John uses 3D printing, electronics and programming to create his own photography and filmmaking tools and consults for a number of brands across the industry.

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