The previous rumored Panasonic Lumix S5 now confirmed. This will be Panasonic’s new entry-level full frame L-mount mirrorless camera. Expect official announcement in next few days. Stay tuned for more info.
The previous leaked Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG DN Art lens for L-mount now officially announced. This is a complete reinvention of the definitive fast-aperture portrait prime that pairs class-leading optical performance with a compact, dust-and splash-proof design.
According to latest rumors, Sigma will announce a new 85mm f/1.4 DG DN Art lens for L-mount on August 6th next month. This lens will specially designed for L-mount. Weight and size will be half than DSLR version according to rumors. Stay tuned for more info.
Panasonic has officially released a new firmware version 2.1 for the Lumix DC-S1H (B&H Photo Video/Adorama/Amazon) today. This new firmware adds support for Raw video output to Atomos Ninja V external recorders, which in turn can save the footage as ProRes Raw. The maximum output resolutions are 5.9K/29.97p from the full sensor region and 4K/59.94p from a Super 35 crop. A LUT will be made available for the Ninja V to match V-Log and V-Gamut on the S1H and other Panasonic video cameras. You can download this firmware here.
As already leaked before, Sigma today officially announced several new products for L-mount: Sigma 100-400mm f/5-6.3 DG DN OS Contemporary Lens, Sigma 16mm & 30mm & 56mm f/1.4 DC DN Contemporary Lenses, Sigma Tele Converter TC-1411, Sigma Tele Converter TC-2011, Sigma USB Dock UD-11.