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.
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.
According to a press release by Photokina, Panasonic’s the head of imaging Yosuke Yamane said Panasonic will attend Photokina 2020 in May with great innovations. We may see new L-mount cameras and lenses announced ahead of Photokina 2020.
The new Leica SL2 full frame L-mount mirrorless camera now officially announced, the US price for SL2 body is $5,995, now available for pre-order at B&H Photo Video/Adorama/Amazon. The release date is on November 21st, 2019.
The fourth Sigma L-mount lens now officially announced – Sigma 24-70mm f/2.8 DG DN Art lens. This lens has a total of 19 elements, including low dispersion, special low dispersion and aspherical glass. Sigma’s ‘Super Multi-Layer’ and ‘Nano Porous’ coatings have been applied to reduce flare and ghosting. Autofocus is driven by a stepping motor and the lens can focus as close as 18cm (7.1″). Currently no price or release date info about this lens, stay tuned.