Tag: Sony

Video: Sony a9 falls short with Canon 300mm and 400mm lenses attached

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It’s a photo album… and a camera: the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-N1

In the mid-2000s camera manufacturers had to find ways to differentiate themselves from the competition. Kodak brought Wi-Fi to the camera world with its EasyShare One, Panasonic released the DMC-LX1 that had a 16:9 sensor and Samsung put selfie mirrors on the front of its compacts. Not to be outdone, Sony released its Cyber-shot DSC-N1 […]

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Sony FE 16-35mm f2.8 GM preview

Sony’s FE 16-35mm f2.8 G Master is a wide zoom for its full-frame mirrorless cameras. The fifth G Master lens, it completes a ‘trinity’ of f2.8 models, joining the FE 24-70mm f2.8 and FE 70-200mm f2.8. It aims for high resolution and attractive bokeh, while maintaining quality at all distances. I’ve been shooting with it, […]

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Facebook Live: Sony a9 impressions so far

The new Sony a9 landed in our office a few days ago, and we’ve been using it non-stop. Editors Rishi Sanyal and Carey Rose hosted a Facebook Live discussion to share their early impressions about the camera so far, as well as to answer live questions from our audience. We apologize in advance for some […]

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Join us on Facebook Live to talk about the Sony a9

Join us on Facebook Live for a first look at the new Sony a9! The new Sony a9 landed in our office a few days ago, and we’ve been using it non-stop. Join editors Rishi Sanyal and Carey Rose on Facebook Live to see what they think of it so far, as well as to […]

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Sony FE 100-400mm f4.5-5.6 GM OSS review

The Sony FE 100-400mm f4.5-5.6 G Master is a telephoto zoom for its full-frame mirrorless cameras. It delivers the longest reach of Sony’s e-mount lenses and boasts high performance for subjects near and far. I’ve been using the FE 100-400mm at a variety of events on Alpha A9 and A7r Mark II bodies. Check out […]

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Sony FE 12-24mm f4G preview

Sony’s FE 12-24mm f4G is an ultra-wide zoom for its full-frame mirrorless cameras. It delivers the widest coverage in the e-mount lineup to date, and exploits the short sensor to mount distance of mirrorless to achieve a smaller and lighter barrel than rivals for DSLRs. I’ve been shooting with it, so check out my sample […]

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