Good news: Sony A9 buffer unload time is 36 seconds and not 2 minutes

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.

Kai tests the Sony A9 and is impressed!

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.

How to open the Sony A9 RAW files (Rawdigger, Corel Camera)

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.

Tony Northrup first Sony A9 Image Quality evaluation

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.

Side by side: Sony A9 vs A7rII

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.

Sony A9 aftermath: TheCameraStoreTV says hell yeah DSLR are dead !

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 and Hugh Brownstone thoughts on the A9

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.

The new Sony A9 is the point of no return and the real first DSLR Killer!

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 […]

All A9 hands-on reports with first Sony A9 20fps test video!

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 […]

Sony A9 size comparison vs Canon and Nikon cameras

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.

New Meike A6500 battery grip reviewed by ThatCameraGuy

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.

John Sison reviews the mighty $13,000 Sony 500mm f/4.0 G lens

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.

Zeiss Batis 135mm vs Sigma 135mm size comparison

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.

Sony a99 Mk II Review (vs a7R II, Canon 5D Mk IV, Nikon D810)

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.

New Zeiss Batis 135mm test by Lisa Beaney

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 dont think this would present a problem in the real world and to be honest Id 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.

Two new A7rII vs GFX tests (close battle)

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.

Provocative Dpreview article reccomends buying FF instead of Fuji GFX

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.

The new Sigma 135mm f/1.8 tested on the Sony A7rII

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 reviews the new 18-55mm Fujinon E-mount lens

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.

Check this out: Sony A6500 with the Burress 1900mm f/15 lens

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.

Dpreview tests the Fuji GFX and says the advantage over the A7rII is negligible

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.

Watch what you can do with a Sony A7 on wheels :)

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 thinks Canon is doing worse than Nikon

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.

Full 85mm f/1.8 FE review at ePhotozine

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.