The reviewers of the Sony A9 found that the weakest point of the A9 is the buffer unload time of 2 minutes. But there is good news. There seems to be a bug on the A9 (that will be fixed). And if you unload all pics on the faster UHS-II card it will take 36 […] The post Good news: Sony A9 buffer unload time is 36 seconds and not 2 minutes appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
(Click on image to enlarge). Based on the Sony A9 RAW images we got so far Bill from Photonstophotos made this Dynamic Range comparison. The estimated Sony A9 Dynamic Range is right in between the A7rII and the Nikon D5.
Kai (video on top) tested the Sony A9 and is quite impressed by its performance. And we also got many more test and first impression reviews by other reviewers: First Lok by Lok on Photogearnews Hands-on by Fstoppers Image samples at Fstoppers.
You can download Sony A9 RAW images from Imaging Resource. , Photographyblog. , Focus Numerique. and Photolari. But how do you open those files? These are two messages I got right now: Iliah: “RawDigger w/ support for SONY a9: RawDigger: https://www.
Sony A9 at BHphoto, Adorama, Amazon, BestBuy. FocusCamera. Calumet. de. Park UK. Wex UK. Jessops. At exactly 16:00 London time Sony lifted the embargo and reviewers are allowed to post their full reviews and image samples.
Eye detection in Sony a9 is the first I consider “reliable enough” for serious portraits. Faster, more accurate than DSLRs. Game changing! pic. twitter. com/FUsLiuDJJT — Tony Northrup (@tonynorthrup) April 22, 2017 We read alot about the new Sony A9 specs and fast operations.
DC. watch posted these pictures comparing the new A9 vs the A7rII. Click on the images to see the full size image: Sony A9: Sony A9 at BHphoto, Adorama, Amazon, BestBuy. FocusCamera. Calumet. de.
Quick note: We got new A9 FULL Kits options at BHphoto, Adorama and Amazon. Dpreview wrote a very unusual article about the cost for of switching to the Sony A9 system (with accessories and lenses).
The Techart PRO Leica M to Sony E-mount autofocus adapter seems to work just fine on the Sony A9: Sony A9: Sony A9 at BHphoto, Adorama, Amazon, BestBuy. FocusCamera. Calumet. de. Park UK. Wex UK.
Germana and UK folks can preorder the A9 here: Germany: Calumet. de. Fotomundus. UK: Park UK. Wex UK. Jessops. 100-400mm lens: Germany: Calumet. de. Fotomundus. UK: Park UK. Wex UK. Jessops.
Sony A9 at BHphoto, Adorama, Amazon, BestBuy. FocusCamera. Dpreview posted their first impression review of the new Sony A9. And in short that’s what they write: What changed compared with the A7: The buttons and dials all come with better haptic feedback.
Here are two videos showing the real world autofocus performance of the new Sony A9. Sony A9: Sony A9 at BHphoto, Adorama, Amazon, BestBuy. FocusCamera. Calumet. de. Fotomundus. Park UK. Wex UK.
100-400mm GM vs 70-200 GM vs 70-300 With all that Sony A9 news storm we didn’t report much about the new 100-400mm FE GM lens. You can play around with the lens size comparisons at Camerasize.
The new Sony GP-X1EM is the coolest looking Grip Extension I ever saw (Adorama, BHphoto, Amazon. Wex UK). The only donwside is the high price. But I think I am getting one for my A7rII. Here is the very first hands-on by Dan Watson: Sony A9: Sony A9 at BHphoto, Adorama, Amazon, BestBuy. Calumet.de. Park UK. […]
If Jordan and Chris say so than hell yes…DSLR is over folks! Well not know, but soon. And the recon that DSLR will never be extinct and always remain as a niche. But they think (as I do) that the Sony A9 is just the beginning of the End for the classic DSLR cameras. Sony […]
Max Yuryev (video on top) and Hugh Brownstone (Video below) shared their thoughts on the new Sony A9. Spoiler: Of course they think it’s a game changer :) Sony A9: Sony A9 at BHphoto, Adorama, Amazon, BestBuy.
Photorec just published that mechanical vs electronic shutter noise check. And yes…it’s impressive! And also check out the first part of the A9 video review from Max Yuryev! Sony A9: Sony A9 at BHphoto, Adorama, Amazon, BestBuy.
Important: Sony A9 is already available for preorder at Amazon US, Calumet. de, Park UK, Jessops and Wex UK. Max and Manny agree that the A9 pricing is “affordable” when you compare it against the more expensive Canon 1DxII and Nikon D5 .
The image above shows the Canon 1DxII vs Sony A9 vs Nikon D5 (via CameraSize). To put this into perspective the Sony A9… costs less than the two competitors, weights less than half, it’s obviously a lot smaller and more portable, shoots at way faster FPS, has a lot more Phase detection points 693(!) distributed […]
This is interesting: The video above is from the Spanish site Photolari. It shows a video shown by Sony in London. Just skip on minute 3. 35 and you will see a comparison between a “Flagship DSLR” and the Sony A9 .
The new Sony A9 with the new Sony 100-400mm GM lens. The day after let’s get an overview of all Sony A9 hands-on reports. But first a reminder: Join our new Sony A9 Facebook group which allows you to dicuss the a9 further and to post your own stuff once you have your A9 in […]
Camerasize added the A9 in their database and you can compare the size with any other camera. Compared to the current A7 series the grip is slightly chunkier grip. Preorders: Sony A9 at BHphoto, Amazon, Adorama.
Just recently Meike introduced the new A6500 Battery Grip with Remote Controller whichis now in Stock at Amazon US, Amazon DE, Amazon UK. ThatCameraGuy tested it: The post New Meike A6500 battery grip reviewed by ThatCameraGuy appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
Brendan van Son and Photogearnews tested the new $30 Sony Digital Filter App: The post The new Sony Digital Filter App tested by Brendan van Son and Photogearnews appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
Image courtesy: Admiringlight. Jordan Steele from Admiringlight tested the new 85mm f/1. 8 FE Sony lens (). The final conclusion is: Given the very reasonable $598 price tag, the lens exceeded my expectations.
The most expensive lens Sony is producing right now is the Sony 500mm f/2.0 G which sells for $13,000 at BHphoto and Amazon. Well that lens just got reviewed on the new Sony A99II by John Sison: Oh and don’t forget to watch the unboxing video of such a huge lens: The post John Sison reviews the mighty $13,000 Sony 500mm f/4.0 G lens appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
via CameraSize As you can see from the image above the size different between the new Sony A7rII + and the Canon 5Dr + are small. In Zeiss defense we have to add: The Batis has weather sealing, in lens stabilization and more importantly it weights almost half as much as the Sigma! Preorders: Zeiss […] The post Zeiss Batis 135mm vs Sigma 135mm size comparison appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
Tony & Chelsea Northrup do think this is kind of the ultimate camera. The real issue Tony has with the camera is the uncertain future of A-mount. Also ePhotozine published their A99II review and do conclude: Sony last announced new Sony A mount lenses in 2015, which were updates to existing lenses.
Entapano posted a series of video he shot with the new Entaniya Fisheye 250 E lens. You can find those video here: youtube. com/channel/UCYfIedMS6Im1E-ePO0SplGQ/videos. Keep in mind that once you play the video you have to drag and drop with your mouse cursor to move around.
Lisa Beaney tested the new Batis 135mm lens: The lens is a 2.8 lens and not a 1.8 or 1.4 as I know some people were hoping for. I don’t think this would present a problem in the real world and to be honest I’d much rather have a camera/lens combination that feels nicely balanced […] The post New Zeiss Batis 135mm test by Lisa Beaney appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
Japanese photographer Akiomi Kuroda contacted me to share these images he shot on the new Zeiss Batis 135mm. All images are used with permission on SAR and please visit his social network to see more pics: Facebook https://www.
Manny Ortiz tested the new 85mm f/1. 8 FE lens and he believes it’s nearly a match of the much more expensive 85mm GM lens (watch video on top). And Jason Vong made that Sony FE 85mm 1. 8 vs G Master 85mm 1.
Two reviewers compared the new Fuji GFX medium format camera with the Sony A7rII. Those are their conclusions: DearSusans writes: My conclusions are that the GFX feels a tiny bit less electronic at 100% and colours seem a bit better.
Imaging Resource tested the Sony A99II and the conclusion is: The Sony A99 II is a bold statement that the Sony A-mount is alive and well for enthusiasts and professionals alike. It is a remarkable technological achievement in multiple ways, from its ability to capture full-resolution 42.
Tony Northrup publishes an impressive 100 minute Sony A99II tutorial…and yes he really loves the camera!
Tony went crazy and posted a 100 minute long Sony A99II tutorial :) And yes, he really likes the Sony A99II a lot! Sony A99II at . The post Tony Northrup publishes an impressive 100 minute Sony A99II tutorial…and yes he really loves the camera! appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
Homer Simpson “D’ho” would be the appropriate reaction after reading the surprisingly provocative DPreview article about the new Fuji GFX. In it Dpreview debunks the hype on the new Medium format camera and nicely advises the reader to get a much less expensive FF camera instead: Companies like Sony have poured a lot of R&D […] The post Provocative Dpreview article reccomends buying FF instead of Fuji GFX appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
Dan Watson posted his full A99II review at Huffingtonpost: The Sony A99II is one of the greatest cameras on the market today and I don’t see that changing anytime soon. It’s a camera that seems to be amazing at everything with virtually no weaknesses.
TheCameraStoreTV team tested the new Sony 85mm lens and compared it with the Batis: The Zeiss Batis 85mm F1. 8 is one of our favourite lenses for Sony’s mirrorless cameras, so we were surprised to see Sony launch their own 85mm F1.
Chris and Jordan from TheCameraStoreTV flew to Thailand to see the Sony factory. And that’s the video where they talk about what they have seen and learned. They also talk about the two new FE lenses.
The German Blog Docma (translation here) is the first site testing the new Sigma 135mm f/1. 8 on the Sony A7rII. Their conclusion is: 1) the mild Background effect is (almost) unique and perfect for “full body” Model Shooting.
Kai tested the new Fuji Cine E-mount lens and seems to be quite impressed by its performance. Preorders: Fujinon Cine 18-55mm T/2. 9 E-mount lens at BHphoto and Adorama. Fujinon Cine 50-135mm T/2.
The new Kipon Baveyes Medium Format to Sony E-mount focal reducer adapter are now shipping in different versions: Pentax 645 adapter at Amazon US and Amazon DE. (lenses here on ). Alpa at adapter Amazon US.
Sony A6500 telescope mount Ever wondered how good the A6500 works on extreme telephoto lenses? Watch the video on top to see what you can do on the 1900mm f/15 lens (2850mm equivalent). The post Check this out: Sony A6500 with the Burress 1900mm f/15 lens appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
In this video the BBC explains what cameras they used the past decades to record their Planet Erth series. And from minute 5 you can see how the Sony A7s played an important role for them! Sony A7sII at .
Zeiss posted a new set of images shot on the soon to be announced new Batis tele prime FE lens. The Photographer Irwin Wong said this about the lens: Great low light performance, which helped when I shot this bamboo grove in twilight.
DPreview added the Fuji GFX studio samples. The camera uses the Sony 51MP medium format sensor. But despite the size advantage there doesn’t seem to be a big quantum leap over the Sony A7rII: “In terms of high ISO noise, the GFX 50S performs fairly similarly to the Pentax 645Z and, as sensor size alone […] The post Dpreview tests the Fuji GFX and says the advantage over the A7rII is negligible… appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
Photozone tested the Sony FE 28-70mm lens and writes: It may be a good lens on a Sony A7S (II) but the 42mp sensor of the Sony A7R II is clearly out of its league. The center quality is up to the task but the quality at the outer image regions leaves something to be […] The post Sony FE 28-70mm tested at Photozone.
Photogearnews tested the new Yelangu AutoDolly. It seems to work fine with the Sony A7 camera too. If you want such a Dolly you can have it now here at Amazon or . The post Watch what you can do with a Sony A7 on “wheels” :) appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
Tony Northrup shared his thoughts on the latest financial extraordinary loss report. In his view Nikon is not doing “as bad as it sounds”. And he believes Canon is doing even worse. The post Tony Northrup thinks Canon is doing worse than Nikon… appeared first on sonyalpharumors.
ePhotozine posted the full Sony 85mm F/1. 8 FE lens review: The Sony FE 85mm f/1. 8 lens is superb to use, and also superb in many ways in terms of its performance. The lower cost compared to most 85mm lens does not seem to have reduced the performance at all.