ePhotozine posted their full Zeiss Batis 40mm f/2 CF Review: Quality, lack of compromise and elegance of design. These are the things that characterise the new lens, one which I have found very exciting to use.
The new Canon and Nikon cameraa are now shipping in Europe and US. Fotohanskeuzekamp. nl has shared these images of all three cameras side by side. The big FF battle has began! The only missing piece is the new Panasonic S1-S1R FF camera.
View this post on Instagram Sony did display this full aloy 400mm GM + #SonyA9 model at Photokina. Image by Photographyblog.com – #sonyimages #sonyalphasclub #sonyalpha #sonyphotography #sonyphotogallery #sonyalpharumors #sonyalphagear #SonyPhotoGallery #SonyAlphasClub #SonyMirrorless #sonyalphaphotos #sony #sonyalphauniverse #sonyalphaclub #photogear #photography #photographer #bokeh #inspirational #mirrorless A post shared by Andreas pictures and stories (@andrea_pizzini_photographer) on Sep 28, 2018 […] The post Photokina reports and tests roundup appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
Optyczne shared this image of the new Laowa 100mm f/2. 8 2x macro lens. This lens will be available as native Full Frame E-mount lens too. There are some image samples shot with the Canon version on Optyczne.
Zeiss 40mm f/2. 0 CF lens preorder at Adorama and BHphoto. Allan Weitz (test here) conclusion is: Though my personal lens preferences lean toward wide-angle lenses, the slightly wide-angle PoV, combined with the 40mm Batis’s ability to focus closer than your typical normal lens, made my time with the Batis 40mm f/2 CF a creatively enjoyable […] The post New Batis 40mm f/2.
Photographyblog posted the full review of the new Sony 24mm f/1. 4 GM lens (preorder at Bhphoto. Adorama. Amazon. Calumet Germany. WexUK. ): The Sony FE 24mm f/1. 4 GM is an outstanding wide-angle prime lens with a very fast maximum aperture, although the high asking price is certainly reflective of the performance and image quality on offer.
One SAR reader managed to take two images with the new Voigtlander 50mm f/1. 2 FE. Click on them to see a large size version of the image: What do you think about the IQ? – Please do not reuse these images without permission.
400mm f/2. 8 FE preorder at BHphoto, Adorama, Amazon, FocusCamera. In EU at Calumet. de and ParkCamera. Marc Alhadeff got his new Sony 400mm f/2. 8 GM lens and posted a full review. The conclusion: If you are a Sports or a wildlife photographer, the Sony 400mm F2.
Image on top via via CameraSize Damn is that ZX1 massive! Apotelyt also posted this very detailed size and weight comparison: The post Zeiss ZX1 versus Sony RX1RII size comparison…do’h!!! appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
Optyczne and Photographyblog posted these hands-on images of the new Sigma lenses that will be available for E-mount: Sigma A 28 mm f/1. 4 DG HSM (Canon mount version on the pictures) Sigma A 40 mm f/1.
Photographyblog posted some hands-on photos of the new Zeiss lens Image samples on the Zeiss website and at Photographyblog. Technical data sheet (PDF file). Zeiss brochure with updted 40mm lens info.
You can finally preorder the new Sony 24mm f/1. 4 GM at Bhphoto. Adorama. Amazon USA. BuyDig. FocusCamera. Calumet Germany. WexUK. P. S. : The Sony A7III is now in Stock at Adorama (Click here).
Sigma 135mm f/1. 8 for $1,399 at BHphoto, FocusCamera, Amazon and Adorama. Marc Alhadeff tested the new Sigma 135mm f/1. 8 FE lens: The Sigma 135mm F1. 8 DG HSM Art (1400 euros) is a superb optics for outdoor portraits.
We got two new Eye-AF videos. On top you see one new advertising from Sony. And below a nice video from Hanna Saba explaining how to make the proper settings: The post Eye-AF videos by Sony and Hanna Saba appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
The Tamron 28-75mm FE is a highly requested lens and nearly impossible to find in Stock in the USA at BHphoto, Amazon, BuyDig, FocusCamera and Adorama. Here are four new reviews to checkout: TheBrotographer writes: If I had to pick one lens under $1000 for the Sony E-Mount system, I’d pick the Tamron 28-75 most of […] The post New Tamron 28-75mm FE reviews by TheBrotographer, Jason Vong, Jonathan Stewart and David Oastler appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
You can have a fast and cheap FE lens with the Meike 50mm f/1. 7 on sale on Amazon US, Amazon DE, Amazon UK, Amazon FR, Amazon IT, Amazon ES, Amazon CA. But how does this lens perform? Check out the new review by Dustin Abbott: The post Meike MK 50mm f/1.
@SonyAlphaRumors RT @tonynorthrup: FYI single card problems are REAL. The new Canon EOS R failed with our fairly new pro-grade UHS-II card, ruining 3 A-roll segments for our review that I can’t re-shoot.
Ted Forbes disappointed by the Canon-Nikon announcements: “Sony understands that mirrorless is more than just taking out the mirror”
Ted Forbes quickly summed up what are my exact thoughts on the new Canon EOS-R system. And just to give you one more thing to think about… As you see from DxOmark Canon is really way behind Sony’s sensor tech.
Canon EOS-R vs @SonyA7III side by side. Image by @photolari – #canon #canonmirrorless #canonr #canongear #cameragear #camerageek #sonyimages #sonyalphasclub #sonyaalpha #sonyphotography #sonyphotogallery #sonyalpharumors #sonyalphagear #SonyPhotoGallery #SonyAlphasClub #SonyMirrorless #sony #sonyalphaclub #photogear #mirrorless A post shared by Andreas pictures and stories (@andrea_pizzini_photographer) on Sep 5, 2018 at 11:14am PDT Size matters right folks? So here we can […] The post Sony vs Canon lens size comparison appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
DpreviewTV about the new EOS-R: This camera might fall short of the expectations but the lens lineup is cool
Well, as expected and just like Nikon…Canon made a good camera that’s not exceptional and has some of the usual Canon quirks. I think the best part of this new Canon are the lenses and I hope Sony will take a note on that :) Jared Polin: TOny and Chelsea Northrup: The post DpreviewTV about the new EOS-R: This camera might fall short of the expectations but the lens lineup is cool appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
Photosku made this accurate size comparison between the new Canon EOS-R (specs here) and the Sony A7III. Indeed the new Canon is an entry-level FF camera and does not compete with the Sony A7rIII and A9 cameras: – The Canon has a great articulating screen, great autofocus system (to be tested), more Megapixels and I […] The post Canon EOS-R versus Sony A7III size comparison appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
400mm f/2. 8 FE preorder at BHphoto, Adorama, Amazon, FocusCamera. In EU at Calumet. de and ParkCamera. Patrick Murphy-Racey is testing the new Sony 400mm f/2. 8 GM lens at the US Open. Here you see a HFR Video CLip test that shows how well the lens tracks on Rogerer Federer eyes: And here is Patrick Murphy-Racey in […] The post See how the new Sony 400mm f/2.
via CameraSize The new Laowa 10-18mm f/4. 5-5. 6 FE is a manual focusing zoom that is much smaller than the usual Sony 12-24, 16-35, 24-70 FE autofocus lenses. The lens is expected to be available for preorder around Photokina time.
400mm f/2. 8 FE preorder at BHphoto, Adorama, Amazon, FocusCamera. In EU at Calumet. de and ParkCamera. Miguel Quiles did use the new Sony 400mm 2. 8 GM lens to shoot portraits. At Petapixel he reported the results of the test: “Whether I was shooting from really far away to be able to get full-body shots or I […] The post Portraits with the Sony 400mm 2.
New review of the Sony 100-400mmGM Lens on Photographylife: Honestly, the Sony 100-400mm GM lens is a marvelous lens that in my opinion is better than its Canon counterpart. Sharpness is fantastic, focus speed and accuracy is phenomenal when paired with the Sony A9, and overall handling is very good.
400mm f/2.8 FE preorder at BHphoto, Adorama, Amazon, FocusCamera. In EU at Calumet.de and ParkCamera. Just check them out here: The post Sony 400mm GM review by TheCameraStoreTV and Marc Galer appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
Tony&Chelsea Northrup do NOT recommend the Nikon Z because of poor focus and stabilization performance
The video on top from Tony and Chelsea Northrup shows how the Nikon Z is definitely NOT living up the hype. I think this is one of the biggest differences I ever saw between technical specs written on paper and the real world results.
The image on top shows the new Nikon Z7 with the Sony A7rIII (courtesy of Dpreview). And if you thought Sony gear was overpriced check out the prices of the Nikon cameras and lenses: Nikon Z7 at BHphoto, Amazon, Calumet Germany.
The full Nikon Z7 and Z6 images are leaked at Nikoneye. com. And here is an approximate size comparison with the Sony A7rIII. The camera will be announced tomorrow with full coverage at Mirrorlessrumors.
400mm f/2. 8 FE preorder at BHphoto, Adorama, Amazon, FocusCamera. In EU at Calumet. de and ParkCamera. Lok tested the new Sony 400mm f/2. 8 FE GM lens that is set to start shipping out on September 28: Patrick Murphy-Racey also posted a new article on Pmrphoto (Is Sony Making Me a Better Shooter?: Yes, And Here’s Why.
Tony Northrup says Sony has probably a near two year “advantage” over the new Nikon and Canon FF mirrorless
Tony and Chelsea Northrup do believe than even if Nikon and Canon new FF mirrorless will be as good as the current A7-A9 line Sony is sill nearly two years ahead of them. The Sony A9 is 18 months old.
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.