Archive for November, 2014
 

 
A77 - ISO 16000

Sony Nex-5n vs Sony Alpha 77 – High ISO Comparison

Being very curious about how the Nex-7 will rate against the Nex-5n in some High ISO testing, I figured a Head to Head with the Sony a77 vs the nex-5n is as close as I can get. Assuming of course the a77 sensor is for the most ...
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Fantastic HD Video Presentation/ Review of the Sony Nex System, specifically the Nex-7. A Must Watch!!

Just found this awesome presentation on the Sony Nex-7 by BHPhotoVideo.com. This Sony Presentation is a Must Watch!! Learned a few things: E-mount stands for eighteen Millimeter, which is the distance from the E-mount to the se...
by Jay
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Sony a77

Sony a77 and A65 in Stock Now at BHPhoto and Amazon!!

A77 Body Only in stock now at BHPhoto!! A77 Body Only, A65 Body Only, A65 w/Kit lens A77 and a65 In stock at Amazon!! A77, A65, A65 w/kit lens,
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Nex-7 DXOMark Sensor Score

Nex-7 DXOMark Sensor Score Results are in!!

The results are finally in courtesy of DXOMark.com and I honestly was hoping for better results, although the results are great don’t get me wrong. I thought the translucent mirror on the a77 which takes away ~1/3 stop of...
by Jay
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What is up with the Sony Nex-7 delays??

As you probably know if your waiting a Sony Nex-7, manufacturing has been delayed due to some flooding. Courtesy of SonyAlphaRumors I’ve been fallowing the rumors and a factory in Ayutthaya was totally flooded out. Sony h...
by Jay
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Sony Alpha 77 - Body Only

Sony Alpha 77 – Raw Sample Photos and a few thoughts…

So far so good with the Sony Alpha 77, and I got a bunch of sample photos to show you!!  I just got done reviewing the Sony Nex-5n and to be honest I expected the A77 to WOW me more than it is so far. If that doesn’t con...
by Jay
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How to: Intro to Product Photography using the Sony Nex-5n

In this video tutorial I’ll show you how I photographed the Sony Alpha 77 and the Sony Alpha 580 using the Sony Nex-5n. Pretty simple and strait forward process I must admit. To keep things very simple I used natural warm...
by Jay
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Sony is working on some new Sensor Technology that appears to be Revolutionary!!

Courtesy of SonyAlphaRumors I came across this incredible news!! Sony’s patented imaging device using a photochromic film”Biomaterials Chemical Technology” Sony is by using a photochromic film dynamic range im...
by Jay
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Sony A77 - ISO 400

Sony Alpha 77 (SLT) vs Canon 5D Mark II (SLR) vs Sony Alpha 580 (SLR) – Raw High ISO Performance Comparison!!

In this High ISO Performance Comparison I will show you the Sony Alpha 77 (SLT) vs Canon 5D Mark II (SLR) vs Sony Alpha 580 (SLR) using the same lighting conditions, AUTO White Balance, and Maxing out the ISO. These are all Raw...
by Jay
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Sony Nex-5n w/ 55-210mm Lens - Product Photography

Sony Alpha 77 and the 85mm f/1.4 Carl Zeiss Lens – Back Focusing Issue Resolved

I was having some very odd and frustrating results with the 85mm f/1.4 Carl Zeiss lens and it turns out back focusing was the culprit!! Basically what that means is the lens for whatever reason is focusing just behind the point...
by Jay
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Sony News Round-Up

Exciting times for Sony as they ramp up production on the a77 and Nex-7 overseas in a new factory that didn’t get flooded. This is great news and means that I should have the Nex-7 in my hands sometime in the very near fu...
by Jay
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A few Killer Black Friday Deals for Sony Photographers!!

BHPhotVideo.com has some amazing re-bates going on and I put together a few tables of stuff that may peak your interest Sony DSLR Alpha Instant Savings >> Scandisk Quantity discount >> Tamron Lens Rebates Expires 12...
by Jay
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Sony a77 w/ 85mm f/1.4 Carl Zeiss Lens

Sony A77 – Sample HD Video Footage

Ive been taking sample HD video footage with the Sony a77 for the past week or so, and I’ve learned a few things I did not know. One being the AF doesn’t not work below f/3.5 for some reason? Totally sucks as I was ...
by Jay
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Video: Opening up the Sony Goods!! Sony Alpha 580, 85mm f/1.4 Lens, and the 55-210mm E-mount Lens

In this video I take some footage of me opening up some Sony camera equipment I just received from BHPhotoVideo.com. The Sony Alpha 580 DSLR, the 85mm f/1.4 Carl Ziess Lens, and the 55-210 E-mount Zoom lens for the Nex cameras,...
by Jay
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Sony A-Mount Lens to NEX Camera Mount Adapter

A Closer Look at Sony’s A-Mount Lens to NEX Camera Mount Adapter!! (LA-EA2)

If you own a Sony Nex Camera or your considering a Sony Nex camera and want super fast and accurate Phase Detection Autofocus like the Alpha 65, the Sony A-Mount Lens to NEX Camera Mount Adapter (LA-EA2) is for you!  Shoot spo...
by Jay
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