Category Archives: L-Mount Alliance

New L-mount products announced: Panasonic S1H cine full-frame mirrorless camera, 1.4x and 2.0x teleconverters, S1 DMW-SFU2 software upgrade key 

Panasonic just announced several new L-mount products: Panasonic Lumix S1H cine full-frame mirrorless camera with 6K/24p (3:2), 5.9K/30p (16:9) and 10-bit 60p 4K/C4K The new L-mount teleconverters were also announced: Panasonic 1.4x DMW-STC14 and Panasonic 2.0x DMW-STC20. Panasonic also announced new S1 DMW-SFU2 software upgrade key (press release). How to enable the new S1 software upgrade […]

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Sigma full-frame mirrorless lenses for Leica L-mount officially released today

Today Sigma officially released the pricing of their new full-frame mirrorless lenses for Leica L-mount (pre-orders are now open at Adorama and B&H): The Panasonic S1 and S1R cameras with L-mount are scheduled to start shipping tomorrow, April 4th in the US (check pricing and availability at Adorama and B&H). The new Lumix S lenses for Leica L-mount are […]

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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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