At Photokina 2016 in an interview with Sigma’s CEO, he said Sigma currently is working on full frame E-mount lenses for Sony mirrorless cameras. Today, a source told us that first Sigma FE lens will coming sometime in 2017.
A new source today told us that replacement of Sony a7R II: Sony Alpha a7R III will be announced around Q2, 2017. The source also said a new mirrorless camera targeted for professional photographers will be coming first, could this camera be the long rumored Sony Alpha a9 or A-mount cameras. Sony recently registered a new camera code name “WW158299” in China MIIT, this could be the next camera from Sony.
The next GM lens from Sony will be FE 16-35mm f/2.8 GM lens, a wide-angle zoom GM lens from Sony.
The upcoming Sony Alpha a7R III and a7S III is rumored to be announced next, the a7S III seems already get leaked several days ago. Unlike rumored Sony Alpha a9, the a7R III will be stay the same size and designs. Below are top 20 features expect from Sony a7R III and a7S III mirrorless cameras by Dave Dugdale from LearningVideo. According to Dave, Sony seems to be really listening what photographers said.
According to a new source from SAR, Sony will announce two new FE lenses next: the Sony FE 20mm f/2.8 Lens and Sony FE 135mm f/2 Lens.
According to DIYPhotography, Sigma has told their retailers that they are stopping to make some of the Sony mount Sigma lenses. This means Sigma will not produce Sony A-mount Sigma lenses in the future. Sigma’s recently announced 85mm f/1.4 Art, 12-24mm f/4 Art and 500mm f/4 Sports lenses also has no Sony A-mount options.