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9th February 2011, 11:25 AM
Announcement today from the CP+ Show in Japan:-

The launch of new lenses for Micro Four Thirds and E-mount camera systems.

The Sigma Corporation is pleased to announce the development of new lenses for Micro Four Thirds and E-mount camera system.

As demand for compact system cameras increase, we intend to meet the requirements of users and develop new lenses for these systems, utilizing our advanced interchangeable lens development technology.

Detailed information including specifications, product names, pricing and launch schedules will be announced in due course.

A mockup will be displayed at Sigma's booth during CP+, a camera and photo imaging show, held in Pacifico Yokohama Japan from February 9th, 2011.

MFT lenses great news!

But what do they mean by E-mount? New lenses for the E-System, i.e. standard Four Thirds?


Nick Temple-Fry
9th February 2011, 11:30 AM
Good news for m4/3, 'fraid e-mount is that sony thing.


9th February 2011, 11:31 AM
I might be wrong (I usually am) but I think that E Mount refers to the Sony Nex range.

9th February 2011, 11:34 AM
All these lens manufacturers jumping on the m4/3 bandwagon is very, very bad news.

For my wallet.

9th February 2011, 11:39 AM
Thanks Nick and Stephen for clearing up the "E-mount" issue! Thought it was unlikely. :rolleyes: