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Sony RX100M3 Sample Photo Auto HDR

PhotoPlus Expo – 2014 in NYC w/ the Sony RX100 III and A7r!!

My Dad and I went down to the PhotoPlus Expo in NYC yesterday and had an absolute blast! We left early morning and in this article I will bring you along for the adventure courtesy of the New Sony RX100 III and my Sony A7r arme...
by Jay
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What Next for the Full Frame Sony A7-Series Cameras?

Sony has come out now the the third model full frame E-Mount A-series camera and the question is, will they come out with another one before updating the body? I mean lets be frank It’s awesome, but not perfect and we cou...
by Jay
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SAL Photography Contest #1 - Color - Winner!

First Sony Forum Photography Contest Winner and Much More…

The SonyAlphaLab Forums officially had our first Photography Contest “Color”, and it was a huge sucess with tons of killer photos!! With several new members joining to participate we have over 4 pages of goodness. S...
by Jay
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Forum - Whats Hot??

Forum Updates, 1st Photography Contest, and New Gear!

Hi everybody and thanks for checking in to the SonyAlphaLab.com main website area I’ve been working really hard on expanding the forum and Whats Hot?? Area, so you can easily see what is going on in the forum, without act...
by Jay
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Jase - Illustration Mode

Life Updates, Sony News, Rumors, and Major Forum Action!!

Hi everybody and welcome to Sonyalphalab! Have not been around much lately, but we just had a new member of the family born!! A baby boy to be specific and his name is Jase Peter Hermann, Born – 08/12/14 – 7lbs 8.5o...
by Jay
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Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Lens – In Stock for Sony!!

The long awaited and killer Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Lens is now In Stock and available for the Sony A-Mount cameras! This lens is a crop factor designed lens, so if you have an A77 II, A77, A58, A57, it will mount right on. ...
by Jay
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Sony A7s – Now In Stock, Plus New Reviews and RX10 Killer?

The New Full Frame E-Mount Sony Alpha A7s is now In Stock @ BHphoto | Amazon | Adorama The new Sony A7s is also on the way to the Lab, so I will test it out in great detail Requests welcomed if you want me to try something in p...
by Jay
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Website News, New Gear, Reviews, Latest Sony Deals, and More…

Hi everybody and thank you very much for checking in to SonyAlphaLab.com on such a lovely Saturday I’m home with Layla today and we are going to ride some bikes and fly my new Quadcopter! Oh yeah, I finally broke down and...
by Jay
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Sony RX100 III

Sony Announces the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III – Best Pocket Camera Ever!

Sony just announced the Cyber-shot RX100 III digital camera,  and it really looks like the best pocket sized point and shoot camera ever made! I have personally loved the RX100 series over the years and Sony listened to every ...
by Jay
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Sonynex-6 w/ 16-70mm f/4 OSS Zeiss Lens @ 70mm, f/4, 1/200sec, ISO 100

Latest Thoughts on the Industry – Website, Lab, and Family Updates!!

I’ve been doing a lot of thinking the past few days about where the industry is heading in regards to photography, cinematography, and technology in general. It seams to me everything is moving so fast and towards Interne...
by Jay
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Sony a77II DSLR Camera

Sony Announces the A77 II DSLR! 79 Point AF System, 12fps, and More…

Sony announced the Alpha A77 II DSLR yesterday and it looks liked a refined A77 with all new internals for the most part. New 24mp gapless sensor design, insane 79 point AF system w/ translucent mirror technology, New Bionz X p...
by Jay
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Sony Nex-6 Mirrorless Camera Review

Latest Sony Rumors – RX100 III and A77M2, Killer Deal on Nex-6 and More..

So I received and email this morning about a killer deal on the Sony Nex-6! Only $524 US with the kit lens @ BHPhoto (Click Here) and Amazon (Click Here) I own the Sony Nex-6 and can;’t really say enough good things about...
by Jay
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the HDR Book (Second Edition)

Book Review – The HDR Book by RC Concepcion

The HDR Book (second edition) is a brand new book by RC Concepcion and I was fortunate to get my hands on one of the very first copies last week. I had a chance to read it before they became available and today I’m happy ...
by Monico
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Sony News, Rumors, Reviews, and More on the New A7s

So much talk about the new Sony Alpha A7s and it’s incredible high ISO abilities, it’s hard to really think or lust after anything else, but then Sigma comes along Sigma finally came out with the killer 50mm f/1.4 A...
by Jay
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Sony Alpha A7s Officially Announced! 12mp, 4k Video Mirrorless Monster!

Sony just announced yet another full frame mirrorless camera called the Alpha A7s. It’s basically a 4k video monster that has killer dynamic range and high ISO abilities thanks to the new 12.2mp full frame sensor. Many ot...
by Jay
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New Sony Gear Just Arrived! Sony A5000, SEL1670Z and SEL2470Z lenses

Some new gear just arrived at the lab including the Sony A5000 w/ 16-50mm kit lens, the 16-70mm f/4 OSS Zeiss lens, and the full frame E-mount 24-70mm f/4 OSS lens that I will test on my newly acquired Sony A7r Should be a grea...
by Jay
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Trade-In and Save $300 on A7 and A7r, Latest Deals, Rebates, Firmware, and More..

Sony is running a killer promotion where you can trade in any old camera and get a minimum of $300 towards the purchase of a Sony Alpha A7 or A7r. The full frame mirrorless Sony A7 and A7r have been proven to be the most amazin...
by Jay
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Introducing the Sony A6000 – Nex-6 and Nex-7 Replacement?

Sony just announced the new A6000 compact mirrorless camera which features a new 24mp APS-C sized sensor with 179 phase detection AF points!  It looks to me Sony tried to take the best of the Nex-6 and Nex-7, minus the tri-nav...
by Jay
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sony A7 and A7r bundle Deals!

SAVE UP TO $650! NEW REBATES FROM SONY!

I have not posted a deals and rebates article in a while, but this one is too good not to share! Save up to $650 when you bundle lenses and other accessories from Sony. Like what you might ask? Well how about the saving $650 wh...
by Jay
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New Fujifilm X-T1 – Offical Sony Nex-6 Killer?

Fuji really hit it out of the park with New X-T1 Mirrorless Camera! This time Fuji really came through by including both an articulating screen and EVF for the first time! It’s now similar to the Nex-6 as far as sensor re...
by Jay
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