Sean Tucker: I recently made a total switch in my gear from Canon/Fujifilm to Sony. This video gives my reasoning and why the Sony system is best for my needs as a travelling hybrid shooter. I also give my thoughts on how we should be choosing gear in general, avoiding brand loyalty, gear snobbishness etc, […] The post Sean Tucker: Why I made the Big Switch to Sony appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
Samyang 24mm FE tested by Marc Alhadeff: “For the price is is a good lens but not as good as the Samyang 35mm FE”
Marc Alhadeff published the full review of the new Samyan 24mm FE lens: For the price is is a good lens but not as good as the Samyang 35mm F2. 8 It could be a nice wide angle complement to the Tamron 28-75mm F2.
The Great Northern Gannet Colony of Boneventure Island (Gaspe’, Quebec, Canada) shot with the Sony A7rII and 70-300mm FE
This is a Guest Post from Animalsbarry. All images have been take with the ony A7Rii and FE 70-300 or Rokinon 35mm. The Great Northern Gannet Colony of Boneventure Island (Gaspe’, Quebec, Canada) Over 50,000 nesting Northern Gannets cover the beaches from horizon to horizon Northern Gannets are huge seabirds and are the northern relative […] The post The Great Northern Gannet Colony of Boneventure Island (Gaspe’, Quebec, Canada) shot with the Sony A7rII and 70-300mm FE appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
Dave Dugdale video introduction text: The AF speed has increased, the a7riii has become tenacious it will not let go of a face. AF has become much smoother, before you would get a shimmering If you have turned off face detect, obj tracking and touch spot focus, when you want the camera to continuously [AF-C] […] The post Dave Dugdale: How Sony’s Auto Focus has Evolved on the a7R iii in the Past 4 Years? appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
Caleb sent me a message to report an issue with the A7III: The Sony A7 III has a very odd problem when shooting 4K and is squeezing/stretching your video! I show you how I found this issue and share examples and solutions on how to fix the problem.
SAR reader Jim sent me this image and text: Hi Andrea, As a full time photographer, making my living from Sony cameras I am delighted with Sony’s recent strides forwards with the a9 and a7r mk3 cameras.
The Dutch photographer Gustav Kiburg tested the new Sony 400mm f/2. 8 FE GM lens (preorder at . You can download a full set on those Wetransfer links: We1 and We2. Gustav writes: My first hours with the new Sony 400mm 2.
Chris tested the new crazy lens from Laowa. This lens got huge funding on kickstarter.com where you can still preorder one. The post Laowa 24mm f/14 tested on the SonyA7sII by Chris from Dpreview appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
Here is the first video shwoing the new camera: Lights, camera, another camera, action! Ein Beitrag geteilt von LexOptical (@lexoptical) am Apr 26, 2018 um 5:30 PDT And the hardware schematics are now available as Open Source on Github.
The market share in the system camera market (2017) This is a perfect time for Sony to think about their future 5 year strategy within the camera business. And let’s start with a negative note: Sony was the only Full Frame mirrorless system (except the expensive Leica system) in the market.
Opticallimits (former Photozone) tested the Sony FE 70-200mm GM. The conclusion: The Sony FE 70-200mm f/2. 8 GM OSS is an impressive piece of equipment. The broader center-zone is especially outstanding when keeping in mind that the lens has been tested on a 42mp sensor.
In September Venus Optics will open the 10-18mm f/4. 5-5. 6 FE lens preorders. And today they shared some image samples you can download here: sendspace. com/file/a8n2ra — Laowa 10-18mm f/4.
People is really getting creative trying to picture the exact size and design of the new Nikon FF mirrorless. Based on the leaked teaser image @buildyourcamera made this Nikon Full Frame mirrorless paper model.
Should you jump on the big 2017 Macbook savings or get the newer 2018 models? Matt Granger, Max Yuryev and Hugh Brownstone tested the new 2018 Macbooks and might help you to get the answer you are looking for: The post 2018 Macbook tests by Matt Granger, Maxy Yuryev and Hugh Brownstone appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
Ted Forbes: “Why Sony is absolutely KILLING it right now” and why it will be hard for Canon and Nikon to match them…
In this new video from tech guru (and certainly no Sony fanboy) Ted Forbes he explains why Sony is currently killing it. He explains that Sony’s advantage is more than just about sensor: For example Nikon and Canon will have to launch a complete new series of lenses with new linear motors to really take […] The post Ted Forbes: “Why Sony is absolutely KILLING it right now” and why it will be hard for Canon and Nikon to match them… appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
Ted Forbes shows in this few minutes long guide how you can re-create some classic Kodak Portra, Ektar, Fuji Veliva, FC160 looks on your photos. He uses Capture One in this video but you can use any tool you like.
This is a guest post from Stephen M. Blythe. The original article was posted on allmyfriendsarejpegs. com. All images used with permission and under copyright from Stephen M. Blythe. – Canon 50mm f0.
This new Struts video has been shot by Greg Watermann with the Sony a9 and Zeiss Batis lenses. The post New Struts video shot on the Sony a9 and Zeiss Batis appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
Ethan sent me this size comparison between the Sony A7 and Nikon Z Full Frame mirrorless. Ethan matched up the hotshoes to give us close comparison. I don’t think it’s 100% accurate.
400mm f/2. 8 FE preorder at BHphoto, Adorama, Amazon, FocusCamera. In EU at Calumet. de and ParkCamera. Chris and Jordan from DpreviewTV tested the new lens: And Craig Parry (craigparryphotography.
via CameraSize The new Sigma 50mm ART FE lens is just slightly longer than the Zeiss. The Zeiss is a bit thicker and a bit lighter. Of course in terms of lightness the Sony 1. 8 beats everything by far.
On top you can watch Kai’s take on the Sony A7III. And Imaging Resource published the final A7III review conclusion: Sony keeps knocking it out of the park with their full-frame mirrorless cameras.
With so many different RX100 cameras on market it’s easily to get confused :) That’s why Dpreview published a guide which helps you to understand which Sony RX100 is right for you. And Jared Polin published the video review of the new RX100VI: The post RX100 guide by Dpreview and new RX100VI test by Jared Polin appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
Sigma 20mm F/1. 4 DG HSM Art by Marc Alhadeff: The Sigma 20mm F1. 4 DG HSM Art (1000 euros) is a very good lens optically for a wide angle with fast aperture Centre sharpness is excellent , and closed down to F4 corners are very good The F1.
On top you can see John Sison 35mm f/1. 4 FE lens review. And this is the conclusion of the Samyang AF 24mm f2. 8 FE Review by Nic Taylor: During my time with this lens so far I have been very impressed with how fast and accurate the autofocus performs, even in low light.
On top you can see Jason Vong’s ART lens test. While Lenstip tested the Sigma 105mm f/1. 4 test (Canon version): The Sigma A 135 mm f/1. 8 DG HSM was one of the best lenses we’ve had an opportunity to test so far.
The 85mm f/1.8 FE lens is by far my favorite Sony lens. If you want to know why I like it so much check out the new Sony 85mm f 1.8 Review by Darren Miles: Sony 85mm at . And here is Christopher Frost take on the lens: The post Darren Miles and Christopher Frost reviews the Sony 85mm f/1.8 FE lens appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
Dpreview published the full RX100VI review. The camera earned the Silver Award: The RX100 VI is a very capable camera, combining a flexible zoom range with impressive autofocus. However, the small maximum aperture required to keep the size down limits the image quality in some situations.
You can now preorder the new A7III book from David Busch on Amazon US. And long time Sony guru Gary Friedman also released his A7III eBook. It’s available now here: http://friedmanarchives.
Casey Neistat reviews the new Sony RX100VI. Says it’s the best compact on market but still too pricey.
The new Sony RX100VI is in Stock at Adorama, BHphoto, Amazon, FocusCamera. Casey Neistat tested the new Sony RX100VI: The post Casey Neistat reviews the new Sony RX100VI. Says it’s the best compact on market but still too pricey. appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
The new Sony RX100VI is in Stock at Adorama, BHphoto, Amazon, FocusCamera. And here is TheCameraStoreTV take on the new camera: The post New Sony RX100VI in Stock in all major US stores. new hands-on review by TCSTV appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
400mm f/2.8 FE preorder at BHphoto, Adorama, Amazon, FocusCamera. In EU at Calumet.de and ParkCamera. This is Jared Polin take on the new Sony 400mm GM lens: The post Sony 400mm GM lens test by Jared Polin appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
Samyang 24mm FE at BHphoto and Adorama. Hanna Saba and Christopher Frost tested the new 24mm f/2.8 FE lens: The post New Samyang 24mm f/2.8 FE reviewed by Hanna Saba and Christopher Frost appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
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Alex Phan tested the Sigma 150-600mm on the Sony A9. He posted images samples and videos on Facebook: Part One, Part Two and Part Three. He writes: As we all know, Sony 100-400 G master is the best native lens when pairing with A9 /A7 III / A7R III.
In March Zonlai announced a new 22mm f/1. 8 APS-C E-mount lens. You can buy it on Amazon US in Black or Silver finish. It’s also available in Europe through Amazon DE and Amazon UK. Christopher Frost just tested this lens: The post Zonlai 22mm f/1.
There is and will always be some pro Sony fanboy reviewers and some anti Sony testers. But the German Stiftung Warentest is certainly known to be a neutral review platform. From Wikipedia: Stiftung Warentest is a German consumer organisation and foundation involved in investigating and comparing goods and services in an unbiased way.
TheCameraStoreTV: The Sony a7 III mirrorless camera is impressive, especially considering the price point. But, is it a contender for a professional photographer who usually shoots this style of work with the powerhouse Canon EOS 5D Mark IV? Evelyn Drake joins award-winning photojournalist Todd Korol at a couple of Alberta’s small-town rodeos to put the […] The post TheCameraStoreTV: Sony a7 III Rodeo Field Test with Todd Korol appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
Preorder links (USA preorders open on Friday at 9am NYC time): 400mm f/2. 8 FE at BHphoto and Adorama. In EU at Calumet. de and ParkCamera. CameraSize added the new Sony 400mm FE lens in their database.
Preorder links (open on Friday at 9am NYC time): 400mm f/2. 8 FE at BHphoto and Adorama. Matt Granger made de world’s first comparison between the new Sony 400mm (SEL400F28GM), the Canon 400mm and the Nikon 400mm lenses.
New Sigma 105mm FE test by Miguel Quiles (Sigma FE tests by Marc Alhadeff, Dustin Abbott, Hunter Press, Photographyblog)
Miguel Quiles tested the EF mount version of my favorite new Sigma lens: The 105mm f/1. 4 Bokeh Monster. He adapted in on the Sony but keep in mind the native version should have faster AF. Below you can find more reviews of the new Sigma FE lenses: New Sigma FE lenses: Sigma 14mm f/1.
Jordan Steele from Admiringlight posted the full Tamron 28-75mm review and the conclusion is: The Tamron 28-75mm f/2. 8 is a fast standard zoom that is an excellent value for money. It’s rather sharp, and produces very pleasing images with a good overall image rendering.
Chris&Jordan: Sony recently announced the RX100 VI, the newest addition to its compact camera line. With six iterations of the RX100 series now in circulation, how does this new model stand out from the rest? Chris and Jordan take the camera for a spin and tell us what they think about the new, longer lens, […] The post Sony RX100 VI Review by Dpreview appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
Sony RX100VI at Adorama, BHphoto, Amazon, FocusCamera and BestBuy. In EU at Calumet Germany and Wex UK. Sony VCT-SGR1 Shooting Grip at BHphoto, Adorama and BestBuy. Tony & Chelsea Northrup: We review the Sony RX100 Mk 6 (http://sdp.
The pribably most exicting new Sigma lense for Sony is the 105mm f/1. 4 Bokeh Monster (preorder at BHphoto, FocusCamera, Amazon and Adorama). The E-mount version is rumored to ship in late Summer only but Takuya Ikeda shared some image samples shot with the Canon version using the MC-11 adapter on the Sony A9: SIGMA 105mm […] The post First image samples shot with the Sigma 105mm f/1.
Tamron 28-75mm FE lens at BHphoto, Amazon, BuyDig, FocusCamera and Adorama. In Europe at Amazon DE and WexUK. It ‘s rumored that possibly that week Tamron will announce the new firmware that should fixe some (or all) of the autofocus issues.
The first Sigma ART FE lenses are now shipping. And here are the owners reviews and unboxing videos.
The first Sigma FE lenses are finally shipping out to their customers. And here are the first owners reviews and unboxing videos: New Sigma FE lenses: All lenses listed on one page at BHphoto (Click here).
Jim Kasson made an interesting A7III battery door weather sealing test. As we know from the previous Imaging Resource testing the battery compartment seems to be the weak spot on the new generation A7rIII and A7III cameras.
The three lenses do have about the same length. So which one would you get? I think in terms of price-quality balance the Sigma wins. The Zeiss on the other hand gives you a nice aperture ring and probably a tiny better AF performance.
Sony RX100VI at Adorama, BHphoto, Amazon, FocusCamera and BestBuy. In EU at Calumet Germany and Wex UK. Sony VCT-SGR1 Shooting Grip at BHphoto, Adorama and BestBuy. Cinema5D checked if the new camera is any good for Vloggers: The Sony RX100 VI is a truly compact camera, baring nice features, like the 200mm ultra zoom and […] The post New RX100VI tests by Kai, Cinema5d, Techradar and Rakichevich appeared first on sonyalpharumors.