PHOTOKINA 2018

Full-frame mirrorless cameras shooting for growth

Full-frame mirrorless cameras are getting increasingly popular, with at least four new players in a market that is set to balloon

The escalating full-frame mirrorless camera war was in full view at Photokina 2018, the world's largest camera trade show, held in Cologne last week. And consumers stand to be the biggest winners.

A day before the trade show began, Leica, Panasonic and Sigma announced a strategic alliance around Leica's full-frame mirrorless L-mount system. The alliance allows both Panasonic and Sigma to create cameras and lenses for the L-mount system.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 03, 2018, with the headline 'Shooting for growth'. Print Edition | Subscribe