Leica has officially announced the new APO-Summicron-SL 35mm f/2 ASPH. L-mount lens today. This is another L-mount lens for Panasonic S1 & S1R full frame mirrorless cameras. The US price for this lens is $4,595, release date on April 5th, 2019. You can pre-order this lens at B&H Photo Video/Adorama. Read More »
The Panasonic Full Frame Mirrorless Camera will be announced on September 25th, according to latest rumors, there will be two new Panasonic FF mirrorless cameras (Low MP version and High MP version), and Panasonic will also announce three new SL-mount full frame mirrorless lenses on that day. One is the fast prime lens, two other are zoom lenses.
As rumored before, Panasonic, Leica, Sigma will join together to release a new full frame mirrorless camera uses Leica SL-mount full frame mirrorless lenses. Now, we just got a bit more about the mount info, Leica and other companies (Panasonic, Sigma ?) will soon announce a new website called “L-Mount.com” next several days. This is another confirmation about Panasonic Full Frame Mirrorless Camera will use Leica SL mount.
According to recently rumors from 43R, upcoming Panasonic FF mirrorless camera will not use a new lens mount, instead, it will use Leica SL mount, this means, you need to buy very expensive Leica SL lenses, maybe Panasonic will also announce several new cheaper SL lenses along the camera body announcement.
Panasonic will announce a new Full Frame Mirrorless system camera on September 25
Leica SL mount
Panasonic will only show a prototype with non finalized specs