Foveon Inc. is a world innovator in the design and development of image sensors and image capture systems for a wide range of digital capture products. At the core of our products is the revolutionary Foveon X3® direct image sensor,the world's first image sensor that directly captures color using three layers of pixels.

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The above image was captured with the Fx17-78-F13D X3  direct image sensor designed for use in digital Single Lens Reflex (dSLR) cameras. Visit our Gallery to see high resolution images captured by X3 technology. 

Sigma Corporation announces the SD1 camera, equipped with a new X3 image sensor from Foveon.

SD1 Camera