Panasonic promises “great innovations” at Photokina 2020

The Photokina organization issued a press release which contains a statement from Panasonic manager Yosuke Yamane:

“For many years, photokina has been the ideal platform for us to present our product innovations. The Imaging industry is facing big changes and challenges these days. In 2020, we will also be coming to Cologne with big expectations in the new photokina format and are looking forward to contributing with great innovations.

Unlike Panasonic Olympus has decided to NOT participate at Photokina. And also other big players like Leica and Nikon decided to skip the event which will start on May 27.

via PetaPixel

L-mount news roundup…

Panasonic Lumix S1H autofocus tip (video AF)

Panasonic Lumix S1H Review (Newsshooter).
Plenty of L-rumors readers images on our L-mount Facebook Group.
Panasonic Adds 70-200mm f/2.8 and 16-35mm f/4 Lenses to LUMIX S Series (Explora).
Sigma fp gallery: photos from the world’s smallest full-frame camera (Dpreview).

Links:
Panasonic S1R at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto. In Europe at Calumet DE, ParkCameras, Jessops.
Panasonic S1 at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto. In Europe at Calumet DE, ParkCameras, Jessops.
Panasonic S1H at Amazon, BHphoto. Adorama. FocusCamera. Park UK.
Panasonic 24-70mm f/2.8 S lens at Amazon, BHphoto. Adorama. FocusCamera. Park UK.
Panasonic 50mm f/1.4 S at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto. In Europe at Calumet DE, ParkCameras, Jessops.
Panasonic 24-105mm f/4.0 S at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto. In Europe at Calumet DE, ParkCameras, Jessops.
Panasonic 70-200mm f/4.0 S at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto. In Europe at Calumet DE, ParkCameras, Jessops.

 

Mixing L-mount Lenses between Leica/Panasonic/Sigma

Richard Wong:

With Leica, Panasonic and Sigma all released their L-mount camera after the L-mount alliance was formed last year, I thought it’s a good time to get all the L-mount cameras together and see how well do they work with the lenses from another brand. Here is a quick video to show you my results.