During CES 2020 in early January, dpreview has a chance to interview with Panasonic Yosuke Yamane, Director of Panasonic’s Imaging Business Division. Talking about the already released Panasonic S1, S1R, S1H full frame mirrorless cameras and upcoming Panasonic products in near future.
Sigma UK today has announced that they will attend upcoming CP+ 2020 in late February. So what new Sigma products will be announced ? According to latest rumors, the Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG DN Sports lens for L-mount could be announced. And Sigma may also announce L-mount Foveon full frame camera during CP+. Stay tuned.
Sigma has filed a list new wide-angle prime L-mount lenses today. They are 16mm f/2 DG DN, 18mm f/1.8 DG DN, 18mm f/2 DG DN, 20mm f/1.8 DG DN, 24mm f/1.8 DG DN, 28mm f/1.8 DG DN, 34mm f/1.8 DG DN lenses. You can take a look at details of these L-mount lens patents:
The hot Student/Educator Discount for Panasonic Lumix S1R is still live at Adorama Camera. You can get Panasonic Lumix S1R body for $1,850 at EDU price, and Lumix S1R body with Lumix S 24-105mm Lens kit for $2,300 at EDU price. 50% off than regular US price.
Panasonic USA authorized dealer B&H Photo Video currently has refurbished Panasonic Lumix S1R body for $1,862.12, compared new S1R body for $3,697.99. Coming with 1-year warranty. This is a very hot deal for Panasonic Lumix S1R.
According to Sigma Japan, the new announced Sigma 24-70mm f/2.8 DG DN Art lens for L-mount is in short supply, early pre-orders far exceed expectations. So you’d better order this lens ASAP at B&H Photo Video/Adorama/Focus Camera.