Panasonic S1 and S 70-200mm L-mount Lens was displayed at SWPP show at the Novotel West London in Hammersmith, London – which runs until Saturday. From the image above, we can clearly see that Panasonic S 70-200mm L-mount lens has a 77mm front filter thread, and the closest focusing distance of the lens is 0.92m (3.02 ft). All these specs we are sure now this lens will have constant f/2.8 aperture, it will be a Panasonic S 70-200mm f/2.8 L-mount Lens.
A reader just told us something about next announcement for Panasonic S1 and S1R full frame mirrorless cameras. We already know that Panasonic has officially announced the S1 & S1R will be released in late March, 2019. So when will Panasonic announce the price and pre-order info about S1 & S1R ? This source told us there will be a major press event at the end of this month, around January 30th, 2019. Panasonic will announce the full specs, US price, pre-order options, and detail release date for S1 & S1R.
Ahead of CES 2019, Panasonic has officially announced more info about upcoming S1 and S1R full frame mirrorless camera. According to Panasonic USA, S1 & S1R will have HLG photo mode and multi-shot high-resolution mode. The release date for both cameras and lenses will be in late March, 2019. Pre-orders will be open soon in next several weeks.
As we already posted before, Panasonic will have a press conference ahead of CES 2019 on January 7th, 10:00am – 10:45am PST. Today, Panasonic sent a newsletter that Panasonic S1 and S1R will be previewed at CES 2019 show. The price and more specs of Panasonic S1 & S1R are likely to be announced at this press conference. Stay tuned.
dpreview has just posted their interview with Panasonic president Yosuke Yamane at Photokina 2018. They talked everything about Panasonic S1 and S1R and L-mount, and upcoming Panasonic cameras & lenses:
As rumored before, Panasonic is likely to announce the price and more specs of Panasonic S1 and S1R at CES 2019. Panasonic will have a press conference ahead of CES 2019 on January 7th, 2019, 10:00am – 10:45am PST. You can see leaked press release page at Panasonic USA.