Category Archives: L-Mount Alliance

New Leica SL and Leica CL firmware updates released with L-mount lens compatibility

New Leica SL and Leica CL firmware updates were released today: “The firmware updates enable full compatibility with current and future L-Mount lenses from Leica as well as from our L-Mount Alliance partners.” Firmware update 3.5 for Leica SL Firmware update 2.2 for Leica CL Here is the updated L-Mount compatibility chart:

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Using a Leica TL lens on the Panasonic S1R full-frame mirrorless camera

The new Panasonic S1 full-frame mirrorless camera with Leica L-mount is already shipping and is currently in stock in the UK. At one of the Panasonic Lumix S events, a reader mounted a Leica TL lens (Leica Summicron-T 23mm f/2 ASPH lens) on the Panasonic S1R camera and the result was a 20MP image file. […]

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Sigma full-frame mirrorless camera with Leica L-mount and 60MP Foveon sensor delayed until 2020 (plus new Sigma L-mount lens roadmap)

The Sigma full-frame mirrorless camera with Leica L-mount and a 60.9MP Foveon sensor is delayed until 2020. No other information was provided, but Sigma shared their Sigma L-mount lens roadmap:

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Leica Summicron-SL 35mm f/2 ASPH lens to be released on March 1st?

Nokishita reports that Leica will release their new Summicron-SL 35mm f/2 ASPH lens on March 1st. This lens has been on the SL roadmap since 2016 (see the latest Leica SL lens roadmap). Additional pictures:

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With the new Sigma MC-21 mount converter you can use 29 Sigma SA and EF lenses on Leica L-mount mirrorless cameras

With the new Sigma MC-21 mount converter for SA and EF lenses that was just announced, you can use 29 existing Sigma SA-mount and Sigma EF-mount lenses on mirrorless cameras with Leica L-mount (the full list can be found here). Join the new L-Forum.com (also on Facebook and Twitter)

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Sigma to develop 11 prime mirrorless Art lenses for Leica L-mount

Sigma announced the development of 11 prime mirrorless Art lenses for the Leica L-mount as a part of the new L-Mount Alliance:

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There will be 42 L-Mount lenses by the end of 2020

The Leica L-mount will have over 42 lenses in total by the end of 2020: More than 10 Panasonic Lumix lenses by the of 2020 18 Leica lenses by the end of 2020 14 Sigma lenses in 2019 and a lens mount converter Here is the updated Panasonic Lumix S L-mount lenses roadmap: Panasonic Lumix S […]

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