Tag: Sony

Gear of the Year 2017 – Carey’s choice: Sony FE 85mm F1.8

Maybe it’s not everyone’s choice for a ‘landscape’ lens, but I like using the 85mm focal length for just about anything.Sony a7R II | ISO 100 | 1/320 sec | F8 There are times when I find myself dreaming of a make-believe world where I don’t worry much about camera gear. A world where I’ve […]

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Nikon, Canon and Sony Black Friday Deals

The biggest US shopping event, Black Friday, is right around the corner, but it looks like the big three have already announced what they will have up for sale. Nikon has some very attractive offerings, with the Nikon D750 and 24-120mm + battery grip kit receiving an insane instant rebate of $ 1,429 ($ 1,996.95 […]

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Sony FE 50mm f1.8 review so far

The Sony FE 50mm f1.8 is an affordable standard prime lens for Alpha mirrorless cameras with a bright f1.8 focal ratio that’s ideal for delivering shallow depth-of-field effects. There’s lots of 50mm options for Sony’s cameras, but the FE 50mm f1.8 is by far the most affordable with autofocus.… The post Sony FE 50mm f1.8 […]

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Sony a7R III Pixel Shift lifts a veil off your landscapes

Sony’s replacement of its popular a7R II comes packed with new features, most of them aimed at performance, ergonomic and autofocus improvements. But there are image quality improvements as well, like more dynamic range, but also a new Pixel Shift feature that hasn’t yet been talked about much. Cameras with sensor-shift mechanisms are increasingly offering […]

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Sony FE 24-105mm f4G OSS review so far

The Sony FE 24-105mm f4G OSS is a general-purpose zoom for Sony’s full-frame mirrorless cameras that takes you from wide-angle to short telephoto. Sporting a constant f4 focal ratio, optical stabilisation, weather-sealing and a light body it’s an ideal walk-around lens. Check out my samples so far!… The post Sony FE 24-105mm f4G OSS review […]

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First Hands-On Look at the Sony a7R III

Following the announcement of the Sony a7R III, I had the chance to use the new a7-series flagship mirrorless camera for an evening of studio shooting. Here are my first impressions on handling, Pixel Shift Multi Shooting, the much improved autofocusing system, and 10 fps continuous shooting. [ Read More ] Ryan Mense Click Here […]

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Sony Alpha A7r III preview

Sony’s Alpha A7r Mark III is a full-frame mirrorless camera with 42.4 Megapixels, 4k HDR video and 10fps burst shooting. It keeps the sensor of the Mark II but upgrades the AF speed, adds twin SD slots, an AF joystick, PC Sync port, and the viewfinder and Z battery of the A9. Check out my […]

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