Lenses for Mirrorless Cameras

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Original: 3/7/2011
Updated: 9/28/2011

The table you see below contains what I know of in terms of current and future lenses for mirrorless cameras. If you're just interested in currently available m4/3 lenses, check out this article instead.

  Available* Coming

m4/3 Mount (Olympus/Panasonic)

2x crop factor

Specifications for the m4/3 mount are available to signatories to the m4/3 standard. That currently includes Cosina, Komamura, Olympus, Panasonic, Schneider, Sigma, and Zeiss.

Noktor 50mm f/0.95 MF
Olympus 9-18mm f/4-5.6
Olympus 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6
Olympus 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 II
Olympus 40-150mm f/4-5.6
Olympus 75-300mm f/4.8-6.7
Olympus 12mm f/2
Olympus 17mm f/1.7
Olympus 45mm f/1.8
Olympus macro, wide, tele converters

Panasonic 7-14mm f/4
Panasonic 8mm f/3.5 fisheye
Panasonic 12.5mm 3D lens
Panasonic 14mm f/2.5
Panasonic 14-45mm f/3.5-5.6 OIS
Panasonic 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 OIS
Panasonic 14-140mm f/4-5.6 OIS
Panasonic 25mm f/1.4
Panasonic 100-300mm f/4-5.6 OIS
Panasonic 20mm f/1.7
Panasonic/Leica 45mm f/2.8 Macro OIS
Panasonic 45-200mm f/4-5.6

Samyang 85mm f/1.4 MF
Samyang 8mm MF fisheye
Samyang 14mm f/2.8 MF

Voigtlander 25mm f/0.95 MF

Olympus 8mm fisheye (2011)
Panasonic 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 X (2012)
Panasonic 45-175mm f/4.5-5.6 X (2012)
SLR Magic 35mm f/1.7 MF (2011)
Samyang 7.5mm f/3.5 fisheye (2011)
Sigma 30mm f/2.8 (2011)

NX Mount (Samsung)

1.5x crop factor

Samsung 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 VR
Samsung 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6
Samsung 20-50mm f/3.5-5.6
Samsung 16mm f/2.4
Samsung 20mm f/2.8
Samsung 30mm f/2
Samsung 50-200mm f/5-5.6 VR
Samsung 85mm f/1.4
Samyang 8mm MF fisheye
Samyang 14mm f/2.8 MF
Samyang 85mm f/1.4 MF

Samsung 12-24mm f/4 (2012)
Samsung 16-50mm f/2.8 VR (2013)
Samsung 16-80mm f/3.5-4.5 VR (2011)
Samsung 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 VR (2011)
Samsung 35mm f/1.4 (2012)
Samsung 50mm f/1.4 (2012)
Samsung 50-135mm f/2.8 VR (2013)
Samsung 60mm f/2.8 Macro (2011)
Samsung 75-300mm f/4-5.6 VR (2012)
Samsung 135mm f/2 (2012)

NEX Mount (Sony)

1.5x crop factor

Sony has also opened the mount specifications to thrid parties, which should produce many more lenses soon. Currently Cosina, Sigma, Tamron, Tokina, and Zeiss have all indicated that they have asked for the specifications, and Sigma has already announced a lens.

Sony 16mm f/2.8
Sony/Zeiss 24mm f/2
Sony 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6
Sony 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 OS

Sony 30mm f/3.5 macro

Sony 55-200mm f/4-5.6 OS
Samyang 8mm MF f/3.5 fisheye (2011)
Sigma 30mm f/2.8 (2011)
Sony 40mm f/2 OS (2011)
Sony 50mm f/1.8 (2011)
Sony High Performance Zoom (2012)
Sony Wide Angle Zoom (2012)
Sony Middle Telephoto (2012)

Nikon 1 Mount (Nikon)

2.7x crop factor

10mm f/2.8
10-30mm f/3.5-5.6
10-100mm f/4.5-5.6
30-110mm f/3.8-5.6

based on patents
14mm f/2.8 (?)
18mm f/1.4 (?)
32mm f/1.2 (?)
40mm f/2.8 macro (?)
60mm f/3.5 macro (?)
7-13mm f/3.5-5.6 (?)
9-43mm f/2.8-5.6 (?)

Q Mount (Pentax)

5.5x crop factor

3.2mm f/5.6 Fisheye
6.3mm f/7.1 Toy
8.5mm f/1.9
18mm f/8 Toy
5-15mm f/2.8-4.5

*includes pre-ordering, as actual availability tends to vary with geographic region.


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