Sean Tucker: Why I made the Big Switch to Sony

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.

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: How Sonys Auto Focus has Evolved on the a7R iii in the Past 4 Years?

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.

Big Problem With the Sony A7 III It Stretches Your Video!

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.

Sony 400mm f/2.8 GM lens test by Gustav Kiburg

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.

Canon and Nikon competition: What Sony has to do to beat them

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.

2018 Macbook tests by Matt Granger, Maxy Yuryev and Hugh Brownstone

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.

New Sony A7III reviews by Kai and Imaging Resource

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.

RX100 guide by Dpreview and new RX100VI test by Jared Polin

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.

New Sigma ART lens tests by Marc Alhadeff

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.

New Samyang lens tests by John Sison and Nic Taylor

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.

New Sigma ART lens tests by Jason Vong and Lenstip

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 weve had an opportunity to test so far.

Darren Miles and Christopher Frost reviews the Sony 85mm f/1.8 FE lens

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.

Sony Cyber-shot DSC RX100 VI review at DPreview

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.

New A7III books by David Busch and Gary Friedman

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.

Sony 400mm GM lens test by Jared Polin

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.

Zonlai 22mm f/1.8 lens review with samples by Christopher Frost

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.

German Stiftung Warentest says top three best cameras are all Sonys

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: Sony a7 III Rodeo Field Test with Todd Korol

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.

First Sony 400mm FE size comparisons

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.

Sony RX100 VI Review by Dpreview

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 review by Tony&Chelsea Northrup

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.

First image samples shot with the Sigma 105mm f/1.4 Bokeh Monster on the Sony A9

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.

A7III weather sealing test bi Jim Kasson

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.

New RX100VI tests by Kai, Cinema5d, Techradar and Rakichevich

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.