This is the design story of Panasonic S1 & S1R full frame mirrorless cameras.
LUMIX DESIGN aspires to create tools that respond to the passion of the photographer. Form and function give shape to the heart’s emotions; every part feels right and precisely where it needs to be. Hands sure of what to do enable eyes to stay fixed on the subject. In forming the ideal tool, our aim is to create a camera you can use instinctively with precision control for maximum shooting pleasure.
Mirrorless War II by Tony Northrup, Canon released the EOS R, Nikon released the Z7 (and announced the Z6), Panasonic announced the S1 & S1R, and Fuji launched the X-T3. We were there at the events as the camera companies battled to win back the full-frame market from Sony. We think some of the camera companies did a great job, while others made some serious mistakes. See the video above taking about Panasonic S1 & S1R’s good and bad.
Here is a new interview with Panasonic manager about S1 & S1R by Cameta Camera. According to Panasonic manager, they said the new S1 and S1R will be announced in Spring of 2019. And we will most likely to get more specs in January 2019. Stay tuned for more info.
At PhotoPlus EXPO 2018 in New York, Panasonic shows off their new announced Panasonic Lumix S1 and Lumix S1R. They didn’t announce any detail or new specs of these two new full frame mirrorless cameras.