Articles tagged "l-mount"

Full frame mirrorless lens guide 2021

Lens availability is a critical part of choosing a camera system. Take a look at our updated guide to Nikon, Canon, Sony and Panasonic/Sigma/Leica mirrorless mounts to see how their lineups and technologies currently compare.

Hands-on with the new Panasonic Lumix S 50mm F1.8

Panasonic's new Lumix S 50mm F1.8 is a compact and lightweight prime, aimed at full-frame L-mount shooters. Priced at $450, join us as we take a closer look at the handling details and construction of this modern-day nifty fifty.

Panasonic Lumix S 50mm F1.8 sample gallery

Panasonic's new Lumix S 50mm F1.8 is a compact and lightweight prime for L-mount cameras. It's nice and sharp, offers quick and silent autofocus, and it's capable of producing lovely bokeh.

Panasonic announces Lumix S 50mm F1.8 L-mount lens

Panasonic has announced its Lumix S 50mm F1.8 lens for L-mount. This compact lens has numerous special glass elements, a linear focus motor, weather-sealing and weighs in at just 300 grams (10.6 oz).

Venus Optics adds Leica L, Pentax K mount options to its 15mm F4.5 Zero-D Shift lens

The lens remains the widest shift lens for full-frame cameras, with the new Leica L and Pentax K mount versions rounding out the Canon EF, Canon RF, Nikon F, Nikon Z and Sony E mount options from launch.

Leica introduces Vario-Elmarit-SL 24-70mm F2.8 ASPH lens for L-mount

Leica has introduced its Vario-Elmarit-SL 24-70mm F2.8 ASPH lens for full-frame L-mount bodies. The lens has three aspherical elements, a stepping motor for autofocus and an 11-blade aperture. It's now available for $2795.

Sigma 35mm F1.4 DG DN Art sample gallery

Sigma's new 35mm F1.4 DG DN Art lens has an entirely new design built from the ground up for full-frame mirrorless cameras. Available for Sony E-mount and L-mount bodies, we tested it with both the Panasonic Lumix DC-S1R and DC-S5.

Sigma introduces 35mm F1.4 DG DN Art for E- and L-mount

Sigma has announced the 35mm F1.4 DG DN Art for full-frame Sony E-mount and L-mount alliance bodies. The lens features numerous special elements, a manual aperture ring and weather-sealing.

Hands-on with Panasonic's new 70-300mm F4.5-5.6 for L-mount

The Lumix S 70-300mm F4.5-5.6 Macro OIS is a tele-zoom lens designed for Panasonic's full-frame mirrorless cameras. We've been using one for a few days - click through to learn more.

Venus Optics releases four Laowa lenses for L mount camera systems

Venus Optics has brought two of its existing ultra-wide-angle lenses and two macro lenses to L mount camera systems.

Panasonic announces compact Lumix S 85mm F1.8 prime for L-mount

Panasonic has announced the Lumix S 85mm F1.8 for L-mount. This medium-telephoto prime is weather-resistant and weighs just 355g (12.5oz). It will be available in mid-December for $599.

Venus Optics is now offering six of its most popular Laowa lenses for L-mount cameras

The six lenses, which are nearly identical in specs to their FE, RF and Z mount versions, include one wide-angle zoom, two wide-angle primes and three macro lenses.

DPReview TV: Panasonic 20-60mm F3.5-5.6 first impressions

The new Panasonic S 20-60mm F3.5-5.6 is smaller and lighter than a constant aperture zoom and could be a great option for wide angle shooters using L-mount cameras. Chris and Jordan got their hands on a pre-production unit and tell us what they think.

Panasonic announces Lumix S 20-60mm F3.5-5.6 lens for L-mount

Panasonic has announced the compact and versatile 20-60mm F3.5-5.6 lens for L-mount bodies.

Fotodiox's new EF to L-mount adapter features AF, aperture and image stabilization support

The new EF to L-Mount 'Fusion' adapter offers full EXIF data support, as well as communication protocols to support autofocus, aperture control and image stabilization on supported lenses.

Panasonic updates its L-mount lens roadmap with two new primes, drops the 100mm F2.8 Macro

The updated roadmap includes two new prime lenses and is notably absent of the 100mm F2.8 Macro lens compared to Panasonic's previous lens roadmap.

Sigma announces pricing, availability for its MC-31 PL-to-L-mount adapter

After first teasing it at IBC2019, Sigma has announced its MC-31 PL-mount to L-mount adapter will start shipping February 27, 2020 for $679.

Sigma Japan confirms the release date for its L-mount 40mm F1.4, 105mm F1.4 'Art' lenses

As promised earlier this year, Sigma will be releasing the L-mount versions of its 40mm F1.4 DG HSM and 105mm F1.4 DG HSM lenses by the end of the year.

Funleader LensCap 18mm F8.0 is an ultra-light, ultra-wide body cap lens

The Funleader LensCap 18mm F8.0 is an ultra-thin lens that will come in Sony E and L mount options. The Kickstater campaign is roughly 30% funded at this time and the first units are expected to ship in December 2019, assuming it hits its funding goal.

Sigma launches its ‘Classic’ Art cine lens line, announces development of PL to L mount adapter

Sigma is getting serious about cinema with its classic-inspired lens lineup, updated cine primes and a new PL to L mount adapter that's in the works.

Sigma announces ultra-compact 'fp' L-mount camera, teases full-frame Foveon sensor

Sigma has announced a compact full-frame L-mount mirrorless camera. The 'fp' features a 24.6MP BSI-CMOS sensor with a traditional Bayer color filter. We understand that that an L-mount Foveon-based camera is also in development.

Sigma updates L-mount lens roadmap through 2020

At its launch event in Japan, Sigma published an updated roadmap for its L-mount lenses. According to the presentation by CEO Kazuto Yamaki, 14 lenses will be available by the end of 2020.

Sigma 35mm F1.2 DG DN Art coming to full-frame Sony and L-mount bodies

Sigma has announced its ultra-fast 35mm F1.2 prime lens for Sony E and Panasonic/Leica L-mount bodies. The lens features aspherical and 'SLD' elements, an 11-blade aperture and a sturdy weather-sealed enclosure.

Sigma announces 14-24mm F2.8 DG DN Art for full-frame mirrorless

Sigma has announced the 14-24mm F2.8 Art for L-mount and Sony E-mount, coming in August. It features a rear filter holder and like its Art-series peers, offers splash and dustproof construction.

Lightweight Sigma 45mm F2.8 DG DN for L-mount and E-mount announced

Sigma's 45mm F2.8 DG DN | Contemporary is a lightweight standard prime lens for full-frame Sony, Panasonic and Leica mirrorless cameras. Despite weighing just 215 grams (7.5 ounces), the lens is made mostly of metal and is water and dust resistant.

Hands-on with Panasonic's 10-25mm F1.7 Micro Four Thirds lens

Panasonic's new Leica DG Vario-Summilux 10-25mm F1.7 ASPH is designed to cover five fixed focal lengths in a single, fast lens, according to the company. Click through to learn more about this Micro Four Thirds lens, as well as the pair of full-frame L-mount teleconverters announced alongside it.

Leica releases firmware updates for its SL, CL cameras to add L-Mount lens support

Leica has released firmware updates for its SL and CL mirrorless cameras that brings along new L-Mount lens support.

Sigma announces pricing, availability of its MC-21 SA- and EF- L-mount adapters

Sigma has announced the pricing and availability of its upcoming MC-21 adapters that will allow Sigma SA- and EF-mount lenses to be adapter to L-mount camera systems.

Sigma to release eleven Art lenses for L-mount along with SA/EF-mount adapter

Sigma has announced that the L-mount versions of eleven Art lenses will be arriving in the near future. In addition, the company is releasing the MC-21 adapter, which adapts select Sigma SA and EF-mount lenses to L-mount bodies.

Leica, Panasonic and Sigma will work together, announce L-mount alliance

Leica, Panasonic and Sigma are teaming up. Expect L-mount cameras from Panasonic as well as L-mount glass from Sigma.