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(SR1) The Impossible rumors…

This is a roundup of rumors I got from anonymous sources and with no single hint of reliability. Unlike FAKE rumors we are here not 100% certain ALL this info is wrong. A FAKE rumor is when we 100% know the source and we know that this source keeps posting false info or fantasies like […] The post (SR1) The Impossible rumors… appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

CEA-LETI Presents Full Frame Curved Sensor Prototype

Image Sensor World spotted this new 20.4MP curved sensor from CEA-LETI. It’s a prototype for astronomical applications: “By directly correcting the field curvature in the focal plane, curved detectors help saving about one third of the optics, usually used as field flatteners, and then avoids undesirable distortion effect either in the image and also on […] The post CEA-LETI Presents Full Frame Curved Sensor Prototype appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

What should Sony do “to beat” the next Nikon FF mirrorless?

This is just a rendering. More images via Mirrorlessrumors On the web I found many comments and suggestions on how Sony should improve their E-mount strategy to not give up market shares to the soon to be launched new Nikon FF mirrorless system camera.

7Artisans is going to release a 50mm f/1.0 E-mount lens

7Artisans is showing this image of a new 50mm f/1. 0 APS-C E-mount lens. It will be announced this summer (no pricing info). The Chinese company is selling a long list of their E-mount manual focusing lenses on Amazon.

Sigma CEO confirms they will keep developing APS-C E-mount and make new FF E-mount lenses

Sigma CEO Kazuto Yamaki confirmed the dual E-mount strategy (minute 9.26): They will keep developing APS-C E-mount lenses They are working on new Full Frame E-mount lenses Reminder What we know so far from Sigma’s FE plan: Sigma is preparing the launch of two new lenses The first lens is rumored to be a 35mm […] The post Sigma CEO confirms they will keep developing APS-C E-mount and make new FF E-mount lenses appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

(SR3) Sigma FE lenses probably will be delayed from Q3 to Q4

Zeiss 35mm f/1. 4 and the Zeiss 35mm f/2. 8 via Camerasize A trusted source “heard” about a small delay of the first Sigma FE lenses Sigma FE lenses probably will be delayed (not announced in summer but still this year) So we can expect the announcement to happen in Q4 instead of Q3.

Next FAKE rumor about an APS-C 36MP sensor

This is the second rumor I have to debunk this week. After other rumor sites reported an A5 teaser I had to debunk it by sharing the source of the designer who made it (Note: On those rumor sites this story has still not be marked as debunked) Today another so-called rumor site who NEVER […] The post Next FAKE rumor about an APS-C 36MP sensor appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

This is the source of the FAKE Sony A5 teaser

Just an update to yesterday: Other rumor sites keep NOT debunking this fake teaser. Here is the link to the creator of the teaser. It’s just a wishful thinking creation from a designer. So please stop taking this seriously when you read this on other blogs and forums ok? And remember I told you straight […] The post This is the source of the FAKE Sony A5 teaser appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

(SR4) Sony will announce a new 400mm FE lens in Q3

This is the 100-400mm GM lens. The 400mm FE will be bigger! Some time I ago I reported about Sony developing a new 400mm lens. I ams still uncertain about the aperture of the lens (f/2. 8 or f/4.

Just a dream: Sony 150-600mm lens

An anonymous source created and sent me this image of a Sony 150-600mm A-mount lens. It’s a nice dream but it’s just that…a dream. I have to confess I have not heard of any possible upcoming new A-mount lens from Sony.

Specs comparison: Future Sony A7III versus the soon to be announced Canon 6DII

Sony’s next A7III camera will be announced in October-November. And it will be in the same pricing class of the soon to be announced new 6DmarkII (full specs and images at CanonWatch). So here is the question: Will the A7III trump the 6D mark II? Let’s compare the rumored specs: Sensor (A7III wins): The Canon […] The post Specs comparison: Future Sony A7III versus the soon to be announced Canon 6DII appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

(SR2) 400mm f/4.0 FE lens prototype specs?

To get an idea of the possible size of this lens: Canon EF 400mm f/4 DO IS II USM Lens vs Sony 70-400mm lens (via CameraSize). – I am 90% certain Sony will launch 400mm FE lens during the second half of the year.

Tamron 24-70mm and 18-400mm lens specs (no A-mount yet)

A-mount owners will have to wait to get these lenses. Because according to Nokishita there will be Canon and Nikon version only. Usually Tamron does announce A-mount versions 6-9 months later but so far this is not confirmed.

(SR5) One more Samyang autofocus FE lens will be announced by end of this year

Image courtesy: Nic Taylor According to multiple sources (Thank you all!) Samyang will announce another Autofocus FE prime lens during the second half of 2017. I have no specs yet but I do hope those same sources will soon give me some info :) So far Samyang has three autofocus FE lenses in their lineup: […] The post (SR5) One more Samyang autofocus FE lens will be announced by end of this year appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

(SR5) First images of the new Tamron 18-400mm lens

A trusted source just sent me these images of a new Tamron 18-400mm f/3. 5-6. 3 lens. The source did not tell me if that lens will be available in native A-mount version too. But usually Tamron does offer these lenses for all kind of DSLR systems.

“Sony Support” retracts statement that it will add S-LOG on the A9

Sony retracted the statement they left on BHphoto saying that they will add S-LOG on the A9. Pity if true that they will not add S-LOG. But the hope is still alive as just recently Sony stated at CameraJabber: Sony would listen to market advice and assess the need for additional touch-control along with ‘other […] The post “Sony Support” retracts statement that it will add S-LOG on the A9 appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

(SR5) A7III specs confirmed and it has the A9 joystick too

Good news folks. A second trusted source (Thanks!) confirmed the validity of the rumor we posted two days ago. The A7III is coming this fall and he adds: a7mk3 is on the way. 24mpx with improved af system, touch screen, joystick (like a9) and 4k recording.

Competition rumor: Fuji will buy Nikon shares to save them from troubles?

It’s no secret that Nikon is suffering big losses in the camera market. And unlike so many other companies Nikon depends very much from the camera business. Now here come the unexpected rumor posted by Fujirumors: Japanese government is directly involved in finding a company that can help Nikon.

Sony will add S-log on the A9 and also improve touchscreen functions

Sony support at the BHphoto Q&A page confirmed the Sony A9 will get S-Log. We should get this soon with the next firmware update. And CameraJabber had a chat with Sony manager Aoki and added that new information: Sony would listen to market advice and assess the need for additional touch-control along with ‘other function’ […] The post Sony will add S-log on the A9 and also improve touchscreen functions appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

(SR3) Sony A7III launch rumored to be postponed from June to November

Image above shows the A7II with Gariz case I got this info from two sources. One of the sources is also a trusted source who shared previously correct info about the A6500 and the A9 frame rate. He told me this about the new A7III: a7III will be sold in November not in June.

So what’s next from Sony? 135mm FE, 400mm FE, RX camera….

Before to move on to the next bunch of Sony rumors let’s recap what we have posted so far: Cameras: RX camera Back in March we reported about two cameras registered by Sony. One with the code “WW361847” (which turned out to be the A9) and one with the code “WW620081”.

Subscribe SAR now to not miss the upcoming Sigma FE, Sony A7rIII, A7III and FE lens rumors!

All our latest FE lens rumors, Zeiss Batis rumors and the A9 rumors were spot on. And I am right now working on the next bunch of rumors from reliable sources. Today for example I am going to post the very first Sigma FE lens info at 14:00 London time! I kindly invite you all […] The post Subscribe SAR now to not miss the upcoming Sigma FE, Sony A7rIII, A7III and FE lens rumors! appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

(SR5) 16-35mm GM and 12-24mm FE will be announced today!!! Stay tuned on SAR!

16-35mm GM image via Techradar UPDATE: The lenses got announced! Preorders start 8am Fri May 19 (NYC time): Sony 16-35mm f/2.0 GM at Bhphoto, Adorama and Amazon Sony 12-24mm f/4.0 at Bhphoto, Adorama, and Amazon I just got a 100% proof of two new FE lenses that will be announced today at 5pm (17:00) London […] The post (SR5) 16-35mm GM and 12-24mm FE will be announced today!!! Stay tuned on SAR! appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

(SR3) Sony announcement this week?

Last week three Chinese sources said that Sony would launch two new FE lenses soon. One being the 16-35mm f/2. 8 GM and another lens with “unexpected” specs. Well one of the three sources wrote this today “important products coming this week, you guys need to save more money.

(SR4) 16-35mm GM and 135mm FE lenses coming soon…

Batis 135mm f/2. 8 vs the (CameraSize). Last week we reported about a possible imminent announcement of the 16-35mm FE GM lens and another 135mm FE lens. Well today a trusted source confirmed two lenses are coming: “Like 16-35mm f2.

Curious error on the A9 unveils 8k recording menu option

An early tester of the new Sony A9 sent me this: Today I had the opportunity take a sneak peek at the Sony A9, and while checking the menu there’s a 8K VIDEO option but it’s disabled in the camera, when I asked more about this option the Sony representative took the camera away and […] The post Curious error on the A9 unveils 8k recording menu option appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

Rumor recap: What’s coming next from Sony?

I guess many are hoping to get this: A Sony A9r :) The Sony A9 created a lot of excitement but we brainless rumor-addicted SAR consumers want to focus on what’s coming next right? Let’s start with FE lenses: The last eight months all our FE lens rumors were spot on: 100mm STF, 85mm f/1.

Лучшее

Слухи – Canon выпустит полнокадровую беззеркалку

Вчера ресурс Canon Rumors опубликовал интересный материал о новой камере Canon. По слухам компания Canon собирается выпустить полнокадровую беззеркалку. И показать новинку они собираются на выставке Photokina 2018.

Актуальное

Слухи – Panasonic показали каким будет GH5

Помимо представления новых камер Panasonic Lumix G80, Panasonic Lumix FZ2000 и Panasonic Lumix LX10 представители компании Panasonic на своей презентации рассказали, что сейчас не покладая рук работают над следующим поколением своей флагманской линейки беззеркальных камер GH5.

Photokina 2016. Слухи – Panasonic показали каким будет GH5

Помимо представления новых камер Panasonic Lumix G80, Panasonic Lumix FZ2000 и Panasonic Lumix LX10 представители компании Panasonic на своей презентации рассказали, что сейчас не покладая рук работают над следующим поколением своей флагманской линейки беззеркальных камер GH5.