Diglloyd Guide to Mirrorless is by yearly subscription. Subscribe now for about 21 cents a day ($75/year).
BEST DEAL: get full access to ALL 7 PUBLICATIONS for only 68 cents a day ($249.95)!
Diglloyd Guide to Mirrorless offers comprehensive integrated coverage of mirrorless cameras and lenses.
Special emphasis is placed on Sony full-frame, including Sony lenses and the high performance Zeiss Batis and Zeiss Loxia lenses plus Rokinon/Samyang and others. Fujifilm X, Olympus and Panasonic M4/3, Sigma dp Merrill and dp/sd Quattro are also covered in depth. Years in the making, it offers a wealth of material for choosing and using a mirrorless camera.
Want a preview? Click on any page below to see an excerpt as well as extensive blog coverage, for example on Sony.
General things to know about Four Thirds and Micro Four Thirds.
Still photos and gorgeous 4K UltraHD video.
A worthy upddate to the E-M5 with pro-grade build quality.
Superb ergonomic design in a compact camera.
Updated model with hi-res sensor shift mode.
Flagship model for 2017.
Full size m4/3 camera body with a video orientation.
Great image quality, but...
Wide angle zoom equivalent (14-28mm equivalent).
A compact high performance fast wide angle.
A high performance mid-range zoom.
A fast moderate wide angle.
Olympus full Four Thirds macro lens.
Native Micro Four Thirds macro lens.
Olympus lenses for Micro Four Thirds cameras.
Beautiful bokeh, long reach fast speed, compact lens.
Super telephoto with superb bokeh and color correction.
A macro lens with high performance.
A fisheye with great contrast and high resolving power.
A weak sibling covers the wide end
A fast and lovely 'normal' lens (50mm equiv) for Micro 4/3.
Ultra wide angle zoom.
Mid range zoom.
Fast, bright and well corrected wide angle.
Wide angle pancake lens.
Wide angle for Micro Four Thirds or Sony E Mount/NEX.
Normal lens for Micro Four Thirds or Sony E Mount/NEX.
Fast, bright and highly corrected medium telephoto.
Fisheye lens for Sony mirrorless.
Anything wider would be a fisheye.
Super wide sibling between the 10mm and 15mm.
Ultra wide native mount manual focus lens for Sony mirrorless.
Speed to match the Leica Noctilux.
Extreme wide angle macro lens for Sony mirrorless.
Ultra wide angle lens adapted from DSLR, native E-mount, all manual.
Wide angle lens adapted from DSLR, native E-mount, all manual.
Manual focus lenses for Sony Full-Frame Sony Mirrorless.
Outstanding ultra wide angle performer.
Manual focus moderate wide angle for full-frame mirrorless.
Manual focus normal lens for full-frame mirrorless.
Manual focus telephoto lens for full-frame mirrorless.
Foveon X3 true-color sensor for outstanding resolution.
Sigma’s raw file processing software, version 5.x.
Sigma’s raw file processing software, version 6.x.
Mirrorless Sigma Quattro sensor with interchangeable lenses.
Mid-2014 models with newly designed 3-layer APS-C sensor.
21mm f/5.6 equivalent FOV lens.
45mm f/2.8 equivalent FOV lens.
75mm f/4 equivalent FOV lens.
28mm f/2.8 equivalent lens on APS-C sensor.
45mm f/2.8 equivalent lens on APS-C sensor.
75mm f/2.8 equivalent lens on APS-C sensor.
High performance full frame 12-megapixel sensor.
Attention to details: a big upgrade over the A7R.
A7R II modified sensor cover glass for Leica M lens performance.
Full frame compact mirrorless with interchangeable lenses.
Full frame compact 12-megapixel high-sensitivity sensor with 4K video.
Sensor stabilized 24MP full-frame.
Shutter vibration (or not).
How to configure the camera for serious shooting.
Fast wide angle.
Fast and gorgeous moderate wide angle Zeiss design.
Fast high performance normal lens of Zeiss design.
Compact macro lens focusing to 1:1.
Compact moderate wide angle for Sony mirrorless.
Compact normal lens for full-frame Sony mirrorless.
Top-grade medium telephoto.
Native-mount macro length designed by Zeiss.
Comapact ultra-wide zoom for Sony full frame mirrorless.
Premiere mid-range zoom for Sony full frame mirrorless
Wide mid-range zoom targeted at video shooters.
Comapact mid-range zoom for Sony full frame mirrorless
Premiere telephoto zoom for Sony full frame mirrorless
Compact long range telephoto zoom for Sony full frame mirrorless
Zeiss autofocus lenses Sony full-frame mirrorless.
Autofocus extreme wide angle for Sony full-frame mirrorless.
Autofocus wide angle for Sony full-frame mirrorless.
Autofocus portrait lens for Sony full-frame mirrorless.
The best compact big-sensor digital camera yet?
Fixed 28mm lens with APS-C sensor free of anti-aliasing blur with wonderful color.
Razor sharp 28mm lens on APS-C sensor and outstanding usability and features.
Diminutive full-frame camera with 35mm f/2 fixed lens.
Full frame camera in an ultra-compact body with or without anti-aliasing filter.
Stunningly high image quality in a 20MP point and shoot tiny camera.
Stunningly high image quality in a 20MP point and wide range zoom.
Leica’s 28-70mm APS-C compact camera.
Shooting + post processing tips with high-res examples.
General information about Fujfilm X.
Compact sibling of the Fujifilm X-Pro1
Interchangeable lenses on a 16MP APS-C sensor
Fujifilm's 24MP APS-C offering.
Wide angle zoom equivalent to 15-36mm
A low distortion ultra wide angle lens.
A compact fast pancake lens.
Fujifilm’s kit zoom for the X-E1
Compact moderate wide angle.
A fast normal lens.
Compact normal lens.
A bright short telephoto lens.
Apodization filter version of the 56/1.2.
Short telephoto macro lens.
24 or 16 megapixels in a compact body with APS-C sensor.
Value camera: 24 megapixel APS-C sensor with EVF and vibration-free shutter.
Moderate wide angle for Sony NEX.
Use DSLR lenses at ~native focal length, and gain a stop of speed.
Ultra wide angle lens for Sony NEX or Fujifilm X.
Normal lens for Sony NEX or Fujifilm X.
Moderate telephoto macro lens for Sony NEX or Fujifilm X. Useful on full frame too!
Can smaller sensor cameras compete with larger ones on any basis?
Eliminating the camera body barrier— any kind of lens with Live View EVF and LCD
Use Leica M lenses on a digital back designed for them.
Does pricey M glass deliver on mirrorless?
Ultra high performance ultra-wide zoom lens.
Ultra high performance zoom lens.
Ultra high performance medium telephoto zoom.