Kai: Sony RX0 vs GoPro Hero 6 The GoPro Killer?

Kai: “Sony’s latest water-resistant, shock-resistant camera looks set to be tough competition for the GoPro Hero 6 with its bigger 1″ sensor and S-Log2 but can it outdo the most popular action camera around?”   And here is the RX0 presentation video from Sony Europe: The post Kai: “Sony RX0 vs GoPro Hero 6 – The GoPro Killer?” appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

First video showing INCREDIBLE tethering speeds of the a7RIII

Evan sent me his latest video showing INCREDIBLE tethering speeds of the a7RIII: Shooting tethered with the Sony a7RIII over USB-C to a Microsoft Surface Book 2, using Profoto B1 lights, I test the tether speed of single shot for the first part of the shoot and then burst speed in the second part.

CameraLabs reviews the A7rIII and says it has far better-looking JPEGs out-of-camera

One of the new A7rIII “features” that reviewers seem to not have talked a lot about is the new “color performance”. Gordon from CameraLabs just posted the full A7rIII review and wrote this: “The A7r Mark III may share the same 42 Megapixel full-frame sensor as its predecessor, but Sonys processing is much improved with […] The post CameraLabs reviews the A7rIII and says it has “far better-looking JPEGs out-of-camera” appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

BastianK reviews the Laowa 15mm f/2.0 FE lens (and ends up buying it)

BastianK tested the Laowa 15mm f/2. 0 FE lens and liked it so much that ended up buying it: It is one of the very few lenses making actual use of the narrow flange distance of mirrorless cameras. When I first heard about this lens I thought it sounded almost too good to be true.

Sony A7R III Dissasembly and Teardown (by Ilija Melentijevic)

Ilija Melentijevic from Kolarivison disassembled the new Sony A7rIII. There are some interesting findings in his article that we are re-posting in full here: Sony A7R III Dissasembly and Teardown Our pre-ordered Sony A7R III finally arrived this morning, and we couldnt wait to crack it open and see whats inside.

This is the kind of creative work you can realize with the RX0

The new Sony RX0 is in Stock at BHphotoand Amazon. The RX0 is quite a mysterious gadget. It’s not a Photo or Video camera and not an Action Camera. But this video realized by filmmaker Dan Marker Moore shows you what you can do when using a rig with 12 RX0 cameras: This is the […] The post This is the kind of creative work you can realize with the RX0 appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

Non-serious Sony A7rIII first impression review from myself

Disclaimer: We have plenty of technical reviews out there and I am not going to bother posting my own review. I will simply write my first “emotional” impressions of the camera and the lenses I received yesterday: Sony A7rIII (): I confess my fear was that the new camera upgrades would not be interesting enough […] The post Non-serious Sony A7rIII first impression review from myself appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

Sony A7rIII tested at DxOmark: Gets on top of the ranking on par with the Nikon D850

DxOmark posted the full Sony A7rIII sensor test results. The camera matches the Nikon D850http://amzn. to/2ic8NSA score and leads the Full Frame camera ranking. DxO writes: Its clear that the Sony A7R III has a high-performing sensor thats capable of capturing images with a broad range of color and tone, while keeping noise well under control.

Review of the Sony FE 16-35mm f/2.8 G Master Lens by Dylan Giannakopoulos

This is a guest post from Dylan Giannakopoulos. Original article at dylangiannaphotography. com. au Review of the Sony FE 16-35mm f/2. 8 G Master Lens Reviewed by Dylan Giannakopoulos – 16th November 2017 Yick Fat Building – ISO 100 | f/8 | 30s | 24mm The Sony Vario-Tessar T* FE 16-35mm f/4 ZA OSS Lens is by far […] The post Review of the Sony FE 16-35mm f/2.

Photons to Photos test: Sony A7rIII Dynamic Range increased by max 0,4 stops over the A7rII

Photons by Photos measured the Sony A7rIII Dynamic Range and the conclusion is: 1) At low ISO up to ISO 400 the new Sony A7rII has the edge over the A7rII. From ISO 800 there is virtually no difference between the two 2) The max measured difference is 0,4 stops We are far off Sony’s […] The post Photons to Photos test: Sony A7rIII Dynamic Range increased by max 0,4 stops over the A7rII appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

Jim Kasson says the Sony a7RIII still eats stars

Jim Kasson analyzed the A7rIII spatial filtering and found out that is “behaves” the same way it does on the A7rII. So his conclusion is that the A7rIII also eat stars. This statement goes against the findings from Drew Geraci who said last week: “Very Excited to share this side by side comparison of the […] The post Jim Kasson says the Sony a7RIII still eats stars appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

New Sony A7rIII tests and videos

Albert Dros shared his “First Day” findings with the new Sony A7RIII: The camera feels good, lot of faster than its predecessor. Sound of the shutter is different. Sounds a bit smoother, like there is less vibration going on.

This is how weird moving objects look in Sony A7rIII Pixel Shift mode

Darren Soh from our Sony A7rIII FB group (join here) shared some more findings on the A7rIII Pixel Shift Mode (Click on images to enlarge). First let’s see that image of a jogger in the Park: Darren writes: “100% crop comparison of one shot (left) and pixel-shifted image (right).

New A7rIII Pixel Shift report by Darren Soh and Albert Dros

Albert Dros (video on top) tested the Pixel Shift feature and concludes: This function is not a gimmick, it really works. Will I use it as a landscape photographer? I will definitely try. I love to shoot images with as much detail as possible.

First a7rIII unboxing video and buffer test

This is the very first A7rIII unboxing video: Jason Lanier also made this A7rIII buffer test: Sony A7R III – Hands-On First Look and Sample Photos: Preorders: Sony A7rIII at Amazon, Bhphoto, Adorama, BuyDig, FocusCamera, Calumet DE, Wex UK.

New Sony A7rIII tests. Should you upgrade?

  The new A7rIII We have a bunch of new A7rIII video tests and previews:   Preorders: Sony A7rIII at Amazon, Bhphoto, Adorama, BuyDig, FocusCamera, Calumet DE, Wex UK. Photo-Porst. de. Sony Netherland.

Imaging Resource A7rIII Labs shots and comparison with the D850

D8500 vs A7rIII at CameraSize Imaging Resource added the A7rIII Studio shots on their comparometer. At a first glance I see nearly no difference between the two top class cameras of the moment: Preorders: Sony A7rIII at Amazon, Bhphoto, Adorama, BuyDig, FocusCamera, Calumet DE, Wex UK.

TheCameraStoreTV tests the Sony DSC-R1 from 2005

Back in 2005, right before Sony started the Alpha series of interchangeable lens cameras, they released a weird bridge camera with an outstanding lens and enormous APS-C sensor. Is this camera the great grandparent of modern mirrorless cameras? TCSTV’s Chris Niccolls took the Sony R1 out on the streets of New York City to find […] The post TheCameraStoreTV tests the Sony DSC-R1 from 2005 appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

Jeff Remas: More than eight hundred A7rIII preorders in less than 2 hours at BHphoto

In this video Jeff Remas reveals the amount of A7rIII preorders at BH. I have no way to compare these numbers with other cameras. And Kevin Raber from Luminous Landscape shared his first impression thoughts and also said this: Based on information shared with us at Sonys private event, it seems that the company has […] The post Jeff Remas: More than eight hundred A7rIII preorders in less than 2 hours at BHphoto appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

Sony A7rIII vs Nikon D850 RAW comparison by Tony&Chelsea Northrup

First the bad news: Tony’s and Chelsea’s preliminary conclusion is that there seems to not be any Dynamic range improvement over the A7rm2. But I doubt Sony can claim 1 stop improvement at Low ISO over the predecessor and then all testers don’t see any gain at all.

Sony 24-105mm lens is the lightest in its class

via CameraSize The 24-105mm is considerably lighter than the competition: The 24-105mm FE weight is 663g. The Canon is 885g and the Sigma is 795g. Join our new Sony a7rIII group if you plan to own this camera! Preorders : Sony A7rIII at Amazon, Bhphoto, Adorama, BuyDig, FocusCamera, Calumet DE, Wex UK.

New Sigma 16mm f/1.4 lens info by Dpreview and hands-on by Jason Vong

We still have no info at all about the new Sigma 16mm f/1. 4 pricing and shipment start. But at least we got a short Dpreview’s 16mm hands-on report. This is what they had to say about the new lens: – In person, the new lens is a relatively small, but beautifully well-made prime – At […] The post New Sigma 16mm f/1.

New Sigma 26mm f/1.4 lens info by Dpreview and hands-on by Jaosn Vong

We still have no info at all about the new Sigma 16mm f/1. 4 pricing and shipment start. But at least we got a short Dpreview’s 16mm hands-on report. This is what they had to say about the new lens: – In person, the new lens is a relatively small, but beautifully well-made prime – At […] The post New Sigma 26mm f/1.

Sony A7rIII hands-on by TheCameraStoreTV and Kai

The video above is from TheCameraStoreTV while the video below is from Kai Preorders: Sony A7rIII at Amazon, Bhphoto, Adorama, BuyDig, FocusCamera, Calumet DE, Wex UK. Sony Australia. Sony 24-105mm at Amazon, Bhphoto, Adorama, BuyDig, FocusCamera, Calumet DE, Wex UK.

First A7rIII RAW images by Photographyblog, Imaging Resource, Philip Bloom, Alin Popescu

We finally got real full size images shot with the new a7rIII and the new 24-105mm lens. Pixel peepers tell us your findings on these: JPEG and RAW Full size samples at Imaging Resource. Photographyblog posted JPG and RAW images shot with the A7rIII Philip Bloom shared a set of full size JPG images Alin […] The post First A7rIII RAW images by Photographyblog, Imaging Resource, Philip Bloom, Alin Popescu appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

A7rIII shutter sound porn :)

– We always have those shutter sounds videos. So let’s hear the a7rIII sound: And Dpreview listed all you need to know about the new A7rIII. Here are some interesting info: 1) Sony promises a slight improvement in rolling shutter, but not to the level as the a9, so the a7R III didn’t earn the […] The post A7rIII shutter sound porn :) appeared first on sonyalpharumors.