Nokishita Camera has just confirmed that Sony will soon announce a new FE 35mm f/1.8 lens (SEL35F18F). The official announcement could be in next 1-3 months. Price should similar with current FE 50mm f/1.8 lens.
Leica today has officially announced a new rangefinder camera M-E TYP 240. This camera will released in late July, 2019. Its 24MP CMOS sensor offers a high light sensitivity of up to ISO 6400 – facilitating outstanding image results even in low-light situations. Its 2GB buffer memory ensures that the Leica M-E is always ready to shoot, even when capturing a rapid succession of frames – so you can rest assured that you will never miss out on the decisive moment.
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Hasselblad today has officially announced the new X1D II 50C medium format mirrorless camera, the US price is $5,750, now available for pre-order at B&H Photo Video/Adorama. X1D ll 50C offers a larger rear screen, a higher resolution EVF, faster startup and reduced lag, as well as a collection of menu and interface changes.
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Several days ago, NIKKEI confirmed that Nikon will release a new mirrorless camera price around $1,000. Now another Japanese news site Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun talked with Nikon CEO Toshikazu Umatate, and confirmed that Nikon will also release a new high-end flagship Z-mount mirrorless camera which is similar as currently Nikon D5 DSLR camera (or upcoming Nikon D6). Though the release date is not available yet, maybe in 2020 to 2021.
Translated from Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun:
Nikon will introduce the top model of mirrorless camera. Although the time is not public, President Kazukazu Madate clarified according to coverage of the Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun. Top model “D5 of digital single-lens reflex camera …