Some minor rumors and news: new Sony WX800, Fujifilm Instax Square SQ20 and PowerShot SX70


Before to move on to BIG rumors let’s clear the path by posting some minor news and rumors:

One:
Canon PowerShot SX70 HS Digital Camera has been announced yesterday and you can preorder it at BHphoto.

Two:
Sony registered a new compact camera named WX800 (via Nokishita)

Three:
The Fujifilm Instax Square SQ20 (read more at Fujirumors).

Ok, reayd to go now? Big rumors coming!

WTF? Leica, Sigma and Panasonic will work together to develop the Full Frame SL mount camera system

And so all cards are on the table now: ON September 25 Leica, Sigma and Panasonic will announce a new profound partnership. Together they will develop cameras and lenses based on the Leica SL mount.

Expect them to announce cameras and lenses that will likely out-wow what Canon and Nikon announced weeks ago. But will that be enough to get a meaningful market share in the FF mirrorless world? You tell me in the comment system…

via SLrumors.com

Sony announces the new 24mm f/1.4 GM lens

Sony announced the lightest and most compact 24mm f/1.4 FF lens on the market. Unlike so many other GM lenses this is a smaller lens than the DSLR lens competition. Nice!

Preorders start at 10am ET, Fri Sep 21:
Sony 24mm GM at Bhphoto. Adorama.

Press:
Sony lens product page. Press text at Dpreview. First impressions by Albert Dros. First impressions by ThePhoBlographer. Prueba de campo de Photolari.