Leica has just officially announced the new Leica Vario-Elmarit-SL 24-70mm f/2.8 ASPH. Lens for full-frame L-mount mirrorless cameras. This new lens costs $2,795, first available for pre-order at B&H/ Adorama. Read More »
Leica APO-Summicron-SL 28mm F2 ASPH Lens was officially announced. It is a wide-angle prime for full-frame L-mount, featuring 13 elements, 6 of which are aspherical, minimum focus distance of 0.24m (9.5″) and the maximum magnification of 0.2X. This new lens costs $5,195, first available for pre-order at B&H. Read More »
Sigma today has officially announced the new 24-70mm f/2.8 DG DN Art lens for Sony E-mount and L-mount. Price and release date is not available yet, stay tuned. 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″).
According to trusted source from Nokishita Camera, next week Panasonic will announce new firmware for Lumix S series (S1/S1R/S1H), Lumix GH5, Lumix GH5S, Lumix G9 mirrorless cameras. Panasonic will also announce two new L-mount lenses: Lumix S 70-200mm f/2.8 Lens and Lumix S 16-35mm f/4 Lens.