Image on top shows the current 16-35mm f/4.0 Zeiss FE lens
Before to start with a new bunch of 2017 rumors. Let’s do this: This is a roundup of statements and hints revealed or hinted by Sony itself that reveal what could happen in 2017:
Next generation A7 cameras:
Sony told Jeff Remas dual card slot FE cameras are coming
16-35mm f/2.8 GM:
Sony photographer hints the new 16-35mm GM is really coming
Sony is conducting surveys to establish what lens they need to develop for the A-mount system. And they also told Dan M Lee they will refresh some of their current lenses. This proves once more that A-mount isn’t a dead system :)
85mm A-mount Zeiss:
Sony removed it from the main A-mount page.
Sony has no plan to go medium format yet.
Sony acknowledged they have to improve the autofocus speed to match the best in the class.
Mr. Motoyuki Otake from Sony said an STF FE lens is in the works.
Sony confirmed the Megapixel number will increase on the next generation cameras.
One more thing: Sigma FE:
Sigma CEO confirmed they are developing FE lenses.