Tag Archives: L-Mount Alliance

Don’t expect the Sigma full-frame mirrorless camera with L-mount and Foveon X3 1:1:1 sensor to come anytime soon

In a recent interview with Imaging Resource, Sigma CEO Kazuto Yamaki reported that they still don’t know when they will release their new Sigma full-frame mirrorless camera with L-mount and Foveon sensor with X3 1:1:1 technology (the last report was that the Foveon camera was delayed indefinitely):

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Five new Panasonic L-mount lenses added to the updated lens roadmap

In addition to the new Lumix S5 full-frame mirrorless camera (Adorama, B&H), Panasonic announced also five new L-mount lenses (four f/1.8 primes and a telephoto zoom): Panasonic Lumix S 24mm f/1.8 Panasonic Lumix S 35mm f/1.8 Panasonic Lumix S 50mm f/1.8 Panasonic Lumix S 85mm f/1.8 (release date: November 2020) Panasonic Lumix S 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 The Panasonic L-mount […]

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Panasonic Lumix S5 mirrorless full-frame camera with L-mount officially announced

The Panasonic Lumix S5 mirrorless camera is now officially announced. I already posted the press release, camera specifications, main features, and specs recap. Pre-orders are now open at: US: Adorama, B&H UK: Park Cameras, WEX Germany: Calumet If you preorder the S5 at B&H, you will get a FREE Sigma 45mm f/2.8 lens with a mail-in rebate. Additional S5 coverage: Panasonic […]

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Rumors: Panasonic to announce a new Lumix S5 mirrorless camera

Reportedly, a document leaked in Japan indicating that a new small Panasonic Lumix DC-S5 mirrorless camera will be announced soon. The S5 is expected to be a smaller version of the current S1 model. There was no mention of a new GH6 camera. The document was later removed:

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Panasonic planning to release affordable L-mount full-frame mirrorless camera, no plans for APS-C, will continue to work on new MFT products

PhotoTrend published their interview with Yosuke Yamane, Director of Panasonic Imaging Business Division – here is a quick recap:

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Updated Panasonic L-mount lens roadmap

Panasonic released an updated L-mount lens roadmap for 2020/21 (see previous roadmaps here and here). There are six new lenses added and one lens is actually removed (100mm f/2.8 macro):

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Recap of the Dpreview interview with Panasonic: “The number of members of the L-mount alliance may increase in the future”

Recap of the Dpreview’s interview with Panasonic:

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