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Sony FE 85mm f/1.4 GM: A Fine Prime

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Ever since Sony first released their hugely popular mirrorless camera formats, photographers have been needing a variety of primes and zoom lenses to fit all pocketbooks. Sony and third-party makers were soon quick on the draw, producing some very credible lenses. Zooms and primes, with some the very best coming from Sony’s own topline G-Master

5 Best Sony Lenses

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For any skilled photographer, Sony lenses are definitely the go-to choice. But, their top-quality performance always comes at a high price. You will find both APS-C models fit for enthusiasts and hobbyists, and the full-frame models perfect for professionals.  If you already got a nice camera with lenses, there is a reason you should be

8 Best Sony Cameras

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It is a well-known fact in the digital world that Sony produces some of the best technology to date, especially when it comes to cameras. Their cutting edge technology, coupled with high-quality production, makes Sony one of the fiercest competitors in the market.  Whether you’re a professional photographer, a travel photographer, or simply a photography

Sony ECM-B1M: The Ideal Shotgun Microphone

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The Sony ECM-B1M has a multitude of characteristics that make it the ideal shotgun microphone for Sony cameras. Released recently with the Sony a7 IV, the next generation of Sony a7 cameras, this shotgun microphone is a surefire way to record quality digital auto through its built-in digital audio interface. The digital auto interface allows

Samyang Lens for Sony E-Mount Launched

The new Samyang AF 18mm f/2.8 lens is said to be “the most compact, lightweight, and affordable" super-wide-angle full-frame lens for Sony E mount.

A South Korean based manufacturer of camera lenses, Samyang, has launched an ultra-wide-angle ultra-compact lens for Sony full-frame mirrorless cameras. The company has announced the AF 18mm f/2.8 FE lens which is designed for Sony’s E-Mount camera system. The new 18mm f/2.8 lens is said to be “the most compact, lightweight, and affordable” super-wide-angle full-frame

Two New Sony E-Mount Zoom Lenses to Launch Late 2019

Sony has launched two new E-mount zoom lenses for its APS-C mirrorless camera series: the 16-55mm f/2.8 G and the 70-350mm f/4.5-6.3 G OSS super-telephoto zoom lens. The two new lens addition will increase Sony’s versatile E-mount system lens lineup to a total of 54.

2019 will see the launch of two new Sony E-mount zoom lenses for the company’s APS-C mirrorless camera series: the 16-55mm f/2.8 G and the 70-350mm f/4.5-6.3 G OSS super-telephoto zoom lenses. The two new lens addition will increase Sony’s versatile E-mount system lens lineup to a total of 54. The recent product announcements from

Sony a6400: Affordable Advanced Autofocusing

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The Sony a6400 camera comes with a broad feature set. It has been introduced to address the needs of many photographers and especially those enthusiasts interested in getting a more sophisticated mirrorless camera with an affordable price tag. Sony has equipped the a6400 with some of its state-of-the-art technology, most notably the incredibly advanced autofocusing

8 Best Cheap Lenses for Sony

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Do you have a Sony and want to take your photography to a new level with some help from some cheap lenses for Sony cameras? Makes sense, as lenses enhance the quality of your photos and offer many features to make the whole photography experience a lot better. Fortunately, both expensive and affordable lenses are

Sony a7R II Pushing the Boundaries

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The Sony a7R II continues the a7 range, being the fifth model of these full frame cameras and the second highest resolution in the ‘R’ model range. The Sony a7R II isn’t just a continuation model, but has new features which sets it apart from the similar looking 24MP a7 II. These include a BSI

Sony FDR-AX700 4K HDR Camcorder First Look

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While it may seem that the consumer camcorder market has been taken over with the advances in smartphones and DSLRs, there’s never been a better time to dive into the advances made in video quality from this section of the market. 4K video has been around in smartphones for a few years, which you’d probably

Sony Unveils Alpha a6400 – A Mid-Range APS-C Mirrorless Camera with Enhanced AF

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Sony has officially launched its Alpha a6400 APS-C mirrorless camera. The new mid-range camera is actually an updated 24.2MP camera that comes equipped with a rear mounted three-inch flip-out touchscreen. This new E-mount camera shares a lot of similarities with the a6300. However, it borrows the A9’s powerful processor and autofocus plus an extensively expressed

Next Generation of iPhones to ‘Revolutionize’ Photography

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Apple sets out to transform their iPhone cameras by using the 3D sensors and advanced facial recognition of Sony in 2019.  Satoshi Yoshihara, the head of the sensor development team of Sony Corporation said in an interview, “Sure, we are going to transform how people take photos using their phone.” The aim includes the advanced

Sony Updates Firmware, Fixes Bug

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Firmware version 2.10 for Sony’s a7 III & a7R III cameras is now available. Sony released the firmware update with a bug fix for the earlier firmware version 2.00 that was problematic. The recent update also solves the issue of incompatibility with certain third-party memory cards. Sony a7 III & a7R III cameras did not

Sony Alpha a6000: A NEX-6 Upgrade

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It’s been a few months since Sony decided to officially drop the NEX moniker from its E-mount compact system cameras, renamed all of its interchangeable lens cameras with the Alpha brand, regardless of whether it is an A-mount or an E-mount (those known as NEX) camera. This shows that some Alpha series cameras, such as

Sony’s Autofocus System: Does It Meet the Hype?

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With the advent of Sony’s mirrorless cameras, the company now offers one of the most advanced autofocusing systems on the market, with lots of different AF options depending on your subject and scenario. Multitudes of options alone won’t cut it these days, as a focusing system must be fast and accurate, and ideally be able