Category Archives: L-Mount Alliance

New Leica and Panasonic L-mount offers in Germany

There are some new L-mount offers from Leica and Panasonic in Germany – see the details at: Meister Camera Calumet Photo Foto Koch Foto Erhardt

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Leica L-mount lens rumors: 100-400mm, 105mm, and teleconverters

Here are the latest Leica L-mount rumors: Leica 100-400mm lens for L-mount Leica is rumored to announce a new 100-400mm lens for L-mount. The lens will be made in Japan, but I was told that it is not a direct rebrand of the Sigma version and will incorporate some elements/features designed by Leica. The price […]

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Coming soon: new Panasonic Lumix 18mm f/1.8 lens for Leica L-mount

Here are the leaked pictures and specifications for the rumored Panasonic 18mm f/1.8 lens for Leica L-mount that will be officially announced the next few days (shipping is expected to start on October 22nd): Lens construction: 13 elements in 12 groups (3 aspherical lenses, 1 UED lens, 3 ED lenses, 1 UHR lens) Minimum focusing […]

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Meike announced new MK-L-AF1 macro extension AF tubes for Leica L-mount

Meike announced new MK-L-AF1 macro extension AF tubes for Leica L-mount:

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New Sigma 20mm f/1.4 DG DN Art and 24mm f/1.4 DG DN Art lenses for Leica L mount announced

The previously rumored Sigma 20mm f/1.4 DG DN Art and 24mm f/1.4 DG DN Art lenses for Leica L mount are now officially announced: Pre-order: Adorama | B&H Photo | Foto Koch First impressions Additiomnal informtion First look at Sigma blog YouTube reviews

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Panasonic is done with compacts, will announce a new mirrorless camera co-developed with Leica

Nikkei published an article on the future of compact cameras. The news is that Panasonic is no longer going to produce/develop compact cameras and will soon announce a new mirrorless camera that is jointly developed with Leica:

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Coming soon: flying Leicas (DJI joins the L-Mount Alliance)

As of today, DJI is part of the L-Mount Alliance – here are the details:

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New Leica L-mount products: Laowa 90mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO lens and Fotodiox Auto Macro Extension Tubes

Today Venus Optics released a new Laowa 90mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO full-frame mirrorless lens for Leica L mount (previously rumored here). The lens is priced at $499 and can be ordered directly from Laowa’s website (other stores will start taking pre-orders in a few weeks). Additional information can be found here. Fotodiox will soon […]

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