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    SIGMA Photo Pro 6.8.1 is an exclusive software package for displaying and manipulating RAW images taken with all SIGMA digital cameras on your computer.

    It is possible to download the installer program of SIGMA Photo Pro 6.8.1 for Windows and SIGMA Photo Pro 6.8.1 for Macintosh. Please ensure that you read the system requirements for this software before downloading them.

    Download Targets

    Customers who use SIGMA fp series, SIGMA dp Quattro series, SIGMA sd Quattro series, SIGMA SD and DP series cameras.

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    Update History

    • Ver.6.8.1

      • It increases the image processing speed of DNG files taken with SIGMA fp series cameras.
      • It changes the image processing algorithm to optimize the noise processing of long exposure DNG files taken with SIGMA fp series cameras.
      • It corrects the name of “Powder Blue” and “Duotone” in French language setting.
    • Ver.6.8.0

      • Compatible with RAW images (DNG files) taken with the SIGMA fp L.
      • Added thumbnail display for movie RAW data (Cinema DNG files) taken with the SIGMA fp L. *1
      • Added “Powder Blue” and “Duotone” to the Color Mode options. *2
      • White balance color temperature can be adjusted in 50K steps. *3
      • Image processing speed is faster. *2
      • When “Auto” in “Adjustment” is selected, the image exposure is prioritized for a person if one detected in the frame. *2

      *1 Movie editing is not possible in SIGMA Photo Pro.
      *2 Only compatible with still image RAW data (DNG files) taken with the SIGMA fp series.
      *3 Only X3F / X3I files shot with the sd Quattro series, dp Quattro series and still image DNG files shot with the SIGMA fp series are supported.

    • Ver.6.7.4

      • Color mode can be set to ‘OFF’ for SIGMA fp RAW data (DNG file).
      • Supports still image files created from movie files (CinemaDNG, MOV) shot with the SIGMA fp, and still image files recorded during live view and movie shooting in Cine mode.
    • Ver.6.7.3

      • A color mode “Teal and Orange” has been added for sd Quattro series and dp Quattro series RAW data (X3F file, X3I file).
    • Ver.6.7.2

      • Improved the thumbnail display speed.
    • Ver.6.7.1

      • Corrected the phenomenon that a DNG file shot on SIGMA fp corrupts when it is edited on SIGMA Photo Pro after edited on other manufacturer’s software.
    • Ver.6.7.0

      • The system requirements of the SIGMA Photo Pro has been changed to 4GB or higher RAM (8GB or more is recommended).
      • It has corrected the phenomenon whereby highlighted parts turn to unnatural colors when both color adjustment and X3 Fill Light are used on X3I files.
      • Compatible when editing and development of still images with RAW data (DNG files) taken with the SIGMA fp.
      • Added thumbnail display for movie RAW data (Cinema DNG files) taken with the SIGMA fp. *1
      • It has incorporated the functions of “Distortion correction”, “Diffraction correction”, “Peripheral light correction” and “Shading correction”. *2
      • 「Additional presets have been added such as “High-key” and “Low-key” to the Tone Curve Editor.  *2
      • “Teal & Orange” have been added to the Color Mode. *2
      • Added slider that enables adjustment of the Color Mode effect.  *2
      • Added slider that enables adjustment of the effect for “Tone Color” during the monochrome processing *2
      • It has changed the adjusted width of Fill Light for still image RAW data (DNG files) taken with the SIGMA fp to ±5.0. *2
      • “√2:1” aspect ratio when taking images is now available.  *2

      *1 Movie editing is not possible with the SIGMA Photo Pro.*2 Only compatible with the still image RAW data (DNG files) taken with the SIGMA fp.

    Warnings

    • If you have Windows 8 (64-bit) installed on your computer, please install Windows Update Program (KB2929755) for x64-based system prior to SIGMA Photo Pro 6.8.1 installation. Please download Windows Update program (KB2929755) at Microsoft Windows Download Center if you need to download manually and install SIGMA Photo Pro 6.8.1 after finishing the system update.
    • Before you start the download of the installer program, make sure all applications in your computer are finished.
    • Click the download button, or push the right button of your mouse (“right click”) and start download.
    • Make sure SPP_6.8.1_setup.exe is saved in the destination you specified.
    • From SIGMA Photo Pro Ver. 6.6.0, it is possible to operate only with Windows OS 64 bit version and if Windows 8 or Windows 10 is preinstalled. If your computer is Windows OS 32 bit version, please use SIGMA Photo Pro 6.5.4, which is available to download from here.
    • SIGMA Photo Pro 6.7.4 is required to develop RAW data (DNG files) shot with a SIGMA fp with firmware version 2.0 or later.

    For customers who cannot use the GPU Acceleration Mode, please refer to webpage.

    Installation

    • If you have “SIGMA Photo Pro 6.8.0” installed on your computer, please uninstall the software. It is not possible to install “SIGMA Photo Pro 6.8.1” properly if “SIGMA Photo Pro 6.8.0” is already installed. You need to restart the computer soon after this software is uninstalled. After finishing installation, please reboot your computer.
    • Please start installing the software by double clicking the downloaded file, “SPP_6.8.1_setup.exe”.
    • First, you have to choose the language of the program you install. Select the language and push the OK button.
    • Then, carry out the install according to the procedures displayed in the screen.
    • You need to restart the computer soon after this software is installed.

    Operating Conditions

    • CPU:Equivalent to Intel® Core2 Duo Processor or more (Intel® Core i series processor or higher is recommended)
    • OS:Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 (64bit OS)
    • RAM:4GB or higher RAM (8GB or higher is recommended)
    • HDD:5GB of available hard disk space (10GB or higher is recommended)
    • GPU:24-bit (16,770,000 color) graphics card or higher
    • Monitor resolution:1280×960px or higher

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    Update History

    • Ver.6.8.1

      • It increases the image processing speed of DNG files taken with SIGMA fp series cameras.
      • It changes the image processing algorithm to optimize the noise processing of long exposure DNG files taken with SIGMA fp series cameras.
      • It corrects the phenomenon whereby 9.5K DNG image files taken with SIGMA fp L may appear distorted on some Macintosh machines when they are enlarged to 100% on the review window and the display magnification is changed to match the size of the review window.
      • It corrects the name of “Powder Blue” and “Duotone” in French language setting.
      • It corrects the phenomenon whereby SIGMA Photo Pro does not operate on some Macintosh machines running on macOS Big Sur 11.
    • Ver.6.8.0

      • Compatible with RAW images (DNG files) taken with the SIGMA fp L.
      • Added thumbnail display for movie RAW data (Cinema DNG files) taken with the SIGMA fp L. *1
      • Added “Powder Blue” and “Duotone” to the Color Mode options. *2
      • White balance color temperature can be adjusted in 50K steps. *3
      • Image processing speed is faster. *2
      • When “Auto” in “Adjustment” is selected, the image exposure is prioritized for a person if one detected in the frame. *2
      • It has corrected the phenomenon whereby SIGMA Photo Pro terminated abnormally displayed an IO error when saving an adjustment value setting of G1 to G3 after saving an image from a SIGMA fp DNG file.
      • It has corrected the phenomenon that the X3I file was forcibly terminated when the review window was opened after opening it in the X3I edit window.
      • It has corrected the phenomenon that the message “Constructing the system file (initial operation ONLY)” is displayed and the settings are reset every time SIGMA Photo Pro is started.

      *1 Movie editing is not possible in SIGMA Photo Pro.
      *2 Only compatible with still image RAW data (DNG files) taken with the SIGMA fp series.
      *3 Only X3F / X3I files shot with the sd Quattro series, dp Quattro series and still image DNG files shot with the SIGMA fp series are supported.

    • Ver.6.7.5

      • Supports macOS Big Sur(11.0)
    • Ver.6.7.4

      • Color mode can be set to ‘OFF’ for SIGMA fp RAW data (DNG file).
      • Supports still image files created from movie files (CinemaDNG, MOV) shot with the SIGMA fp, and still image files recorded during live view and movie shooting in Cine mode.
    • Ver.6.7.3

      • A color mode “Teal and Orange” has been added for sd Quattro series and dp Quattroseries RAW data (X3F file, X3I file).
    • Ver.6.7.2

      • Improved the thumbnail display speed.
      • Corrected the phenomenon that an error rarely occurs when opening an X3F file or X3I file in AUTO mode and adjusting the image.

      * For customers using mac OS X Ver10.15 (Catalina), please update to the latest mac OS Catalina, then update to this version.

    • Ver.6.7.1

      • macOS10.15 Catalina support.
      • Apple’s Notarization Service support. *
      • Corrected the phenomenon that a DNG file shot on SIGMA fp corrupts when it is edited on SIGMA Photo Pro after edited on other manufacturer’s software.
      • Corrected the phenomenon that an error occurs when accessing a file saved in external storage from SIGMA Photo Pro 6.7.0.

      * For customers using macOS10.15 Catalina, please update to this version.

    • Ver.6.7.0

      • The system requirements of the SIGMA Photo Pro has been changed to 4GB or higher RAM (8GB or more is recommended).
      • It has corrected the phenomenon whereby highlighted parts turn to unnatural colors when both color adjustment and X3 Fill Light are used on X3I files.
      • Compatible when editing and development of still images with RAW data (DNG files) taken with the SIGMA fp.
      • Added thumbnail display for movie RAW data (Cinema DNG files) taken with the SIGMA fp. *1
      • It has incorporated the functions of “Distortion correction”, “Diffraction correction”, “Peripheral light correction” and “Shading correction”. *2
      • 「Additional presets have been added such as “High-key” and “Low-key” to the Tone Curve Editor. *2
      • “Teal & Orange” have been added to the Color Mode. *2
      • Added slider that enables adjustment of the Color Mode effect. *2
      • Added slider that enables adjustment of the effect for “Tone Color” during the monochrome processing. *2
      • It has changed the adjusted width of Fill Light for still image RAW data (DNG files) taken with the SIGMA fp to ±5.0. *2
      • “√2:1” aspect ratio when taking images is now available. *2

      *1 Movie editing is not possible with the SIGMA Photo Pro.
      *2 Only compatible with the still image RAW data (DNG files) taken with the SIGMA fp.

    Warnings

    • Before starting the download of the installer program, make sure all applications in your computer are closed.
    • Click the download button, or push the mouse button whilst holding down the Control key on your keyboard (Control+ Click).
    • Select “download linked file” from the displayed menu. Start the download of the file.
    • After completing the download of “PhotoPro6.8.1.dmg” file, it will be mounted automatically and “PhotoPro.6.8.1” disk image will be displayed. If the file is not mounted automatically, please double click the “PhotoPro6.8.1.dmg” file. “PhotoPro6.8.1” disk image will then be displayed.
    • After installing the software, it will take a couple of minutes to boot for the first time. Please refrain from using other applications until it completes the start-up process.
    • SIGMA Photo Pro 6.8.1 is required to develop RAW data (DNG files) shot with a SIGMA fp with firmware version 2.0 or later.

    For customers who cannot use the GPU Acceleration Mode, please refer to webpage.

    Installation

    • Double-click the disk image of “SIGMA Photo Pro 6.8.1” and display the install dialog.
    • Drag the icon of “SIGMA Photo Pro 6” and drop it on the application folder. Then, the install process will finish.

    Operating Conditions

    • CPU:Equivalent to Intel® Core2 Duo Processor or more (Intel® Core i series processor or higher is recommended), Apple M1 (Works with Rosetta 2 on models equipped with Apple M1.)
    • OS:macOS Mojave 10.14, macOS Catalina 10.15, macOS Big Sur 11
    • RAM:4GB or higher (8GB or higher is recommended)
    • HDD:5GB of available hard disk space (10GB or higher is recommended)
    • GPU:24-bit (16.8 million color) graphics card or higher
    • Monitor resolution:1280×960px or higher