Tag Archives: Sigma

Personal View Panasonic Interview: “Please don’t worry about m4/3. We plan to make much more m4/3 products.” and More Interesting Details.

Personal View interviewed Mr. Michiharu Uematsu (Adviser for Technical PR, Merchandising Department, Imaging Network Business Division), Ms. Emi Fujiwara (Imaging Section, Communication Department) and Mr. Taku Kariyazaki (Staff Engineer, Innovative Entertainment Development Center, Corporate Engineering Division) about the new L-Mount alliance and the future of m43. Below you can find some excerpts from the lengthy interview […]

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Panasonic Interview with Yosuke Yamade, Photo Manager About L-Mount

lesnumeriques interviewed Panasonic’s Yosuke Yamade, Photo Manager about their partnership with Leica and the L-Mount system. Below are some translated and condensed excerpts from the interview: Considered Full Frame 24×36 8 years ago, but at the time there were technical and logistical problems Sony launched their full frame 24×36 cameras five years ago Panasonic felt ready to […]

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Sigma’s L-Mount Conference With Screen Shots and Bullet Points

Sigma completed the construction of there magnesium factory and is one of the few manufacturers to have their own magnesium factory. Some of the lenses being announced rely on this factory Sigma announced new lenses: 28mm F1.4 DG HSM | Art A high-quality lens of the Art line with a brightness of F1.4, with a focal […]

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Leaked L-Mount Alliance Press Release: Leica, Panasonic, and Sigma Are Teaming Up

It looks like m43 is going to become an increasing nitch camera system going forward so we will be covering L-mount news here and at Photorumors going forward. This is certainly an interesting way to take Canon/Nikon/Sony/Fujifilm head on. In addition, we are launching a forum the l-forum, which you can join now. We have […]

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Sigma 16mm f/1.4 DC DN Contemporary A Great Option For MFT

Sigma 16mm f/1.4 DC DN Contemporary has been very well reviewed by the few that have managed to get their hands on it. Even DPReview holds it above the other options available at this time. It’s previously been said that this lens could have been called an ART lens and that doesn’t seem to be an […]

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Sigma 16mm f/1.4 DC DN Contemporary Preorders Now Available

If you’re looking for new quasi-wide m43 glass for your camera the Sigma 16mm f/1.4 DC DN Contemporary is now available for preorder from B&H Photo and Adorama. PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS Micro Four Thirds System 32mm (35mm Equivalent) Aperture Range: f/1.4 to f/16 3 FLD, 2 SLD, and 2 Aspherical Elements Super Multi-Layer Coating Stepping AF Motor Rounded 9-Blade Diaphragm Weather-Sealed […]

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