According to NIKKAN Japan, Panasonic has confirmed that they are going to release 8K full frame mirrorless camera in 2022, ahead of Beijing Olympic Winter Games.
Panasonic has just announced the firmware update version 1.2 for S1 and S1R full frame mirrorless cameras, and this firmware will be available on July 9th, 2019. Youtuber Richard Wong has tested Panasonic S1 with firmware 1.2 compared to Sony a7 III on video autofocus performance. It seems that in some conditions, S1 is even better than Sony a7 III. You can watch the full video above.
Sigma China now confirmed that Sigma is going to have a product announcement on July 11th, 4am ET, 2019. You can see the teaser above.
Sigma has officially announced the release date for their 11 L-mount lenses at a press event in London. The first three Sigma L-mount lenses due to ship are 35mm f/1.4, 50mm f/1.4 and 85mm f/1.4 primes, release date expected in September, 2019. The 20mm f/1.4, 24mm f/1.4, and 135mm f/1.8 will be released in October. The 28mm f/1.4, 40mm f/1.4 and 105mm f/1.4 will be released at the end of the year, in December. And 14mm f/1.8 and 70mm f/2.8 Macro will not released until next year.
From May 26 through July 27, 2019 trade in any working digital interchangeable lens camera or HD/UHD/4K video camera with XLR audio and receive up to a $400 bonus when applying the value of your trade-in toward the purchase of an S1 or S1R full-frame camera.
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