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Canon G1x

Canon Drops a New Powerhouse of a Point and Shoot – The G1X

Canon just announced a new powerhouse of a point and shoot called the G1x. It has a 14mp sensor a bit smaller than the Sony Nex APS-C size, but still larger than most others cameras in it’s class. This camera also has a f...
by Jay
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Sony DSC-HX200V Digital Camera

Sony Announces Two Killer Cameras Compacts with Carl Zeiss Glass and 1080/60p Video!!

I just got an email about the new Sony DSC-HX20V and DSC-HX200V Cameras that are armed with 18.2MP Exmor R CMOS sensors and Carl Zeiss glass!! In addition to that they both do 1080/60p video and the quality is incredible due t...
by Jay
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Sony Alpha Masterclass Series 2012 (Australia)

So as a few of you know, the Sony Alpha Masterclass Series 2012 came to Brisbane Australia this past weekend. I was signed up for the Intermediate and Advanced sessions on Saturday, basically from midday to 5pm, at the Queensla...
by Alan
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Exmor "R" Cmos Sensor

SONY DEBUTS WORLD’S FIRST DIGITAL STILL CAMERAS WITH BACK-ILLUMINATED “EXMOR R” CMOS SENSOR TECHNOLOGY

Sony developed “Exmor R”, a CMOS sensor featuring Sony’s independently developed back-illuminated structure, with the aim of creating a camera capable of taking exceptional photographs even by candlelight. ...
by Jay
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Sony RX-series Speculation?? APS-C Sized Sensor Camera Missing?

A gap is open in the RX-series for a APS-C sized sensor camera and I wonder if it will be called the Sony RX20? I was thinking about the gap in image quality between the 1″ sensor Sony RX10/ RX100 II, and the Full Frame S...
by Jay
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Sony DSC-HX50V/B

New Cyber-shot Digital Camera HX50V – DSC-HX50V/B

Sony just introduced a new High Zoom Ultra Compact Cyber-shot camera called the HX50v!! The DSC-HX50V/B appears to have the same exact 20.4MP 1/2.3″ Exmor R® CMOS sensor, as the DSC-HX300 I just reviewed Here >>. ...
by Jay
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Fujifilm Introduces the X-M1

Fujifilm Announces the X-M1 and Two New X-Series Lenses

Fujifilm officially announces the X-M1 and Two New X-Series Lenses. This extremely high quality mirrorless camera system is not only competition to the Sony Nex Camera system, but it’s awesome as well. The build quality i...
by Jay
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Sony A57

Sony A57 Now available! Nex-7 in Stock, 24mm E-Mount Zeiss Lens In Stock!!

Nex-7 and Sony E-Mount 24mm f/1.8 Carl Zeiss lens is in Stock!! Finally some good news from Sony!! Also, be sure to check my full Hands on Review of the Sony Nex-7 (Click Here), and some sample pics using the 24mm Carl Zeiss on...
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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Sony Nex-XX Prototype - Second Generation - Screens Added

The Ultimate Mirrorless Camera!! The Sony NEX-XX Prototype, Full Frame Hybrid Mount Camera!!

So what would be your ultimate mirrorless camera?? What if you were to design it yourself?? After taking apart the Sony Nex-7 completely, I saw opportunities for improvement in the design and learned a ton in the process. Since...
by Jay
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Sony DSC RX100

New Sony RX100!!, Sony A57 HD Video Sample, New Lens Rebates, and more..

Somebody leaked pics and specs on a new Sony Point and Shoot called the RX100. According to the specs it’s a powerhouse of a compact with a killer fixed lens. that has some serious power!! It’s apparently going to b...
by Jay
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Sony Introduces the Revolutionary Alpha 55 and Alpha 33

New Models Offer Continuous Phase Detect AF During 10 fps High-Speed Shooting and Full HD Movie Shooting SAN DIEGO, August 23, 2010 –Sony today introduced two new ? cameras (models SLT-A55V and SLT-A33) that adopt Sony’s ne...
by Jay
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Minolta MC Rokkor 58mm f/1.4 Lens

Sony Nex-6 w/ Minolta MC 58mm f/1.4 Lens – Sample Photos, Website News

I recently purchased the Minolta MC 58mm f/1.4 Lens on Ebay, and in this article I’m going to show you some high res sample photos using the Sony Nex-6 and RainbowImaging lens Adapter!! I’m loving these old school l...
by Jay
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Naked Nex-7

Naked Sony Nex-7!! Opened Up so you can see the Guts of the Nex-7!! – Updated with HD Video Footage!!

Had a little down time on Saturday and ended up taking apart my Nex-7 with a friend of mine and Michel, to see what it looks like inside. It’s pretty amazing to say the least how they fit all that technology into such a s...
by Jay
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Fuji X-Pro1 – FujiFilm Introduces the M Mount Adapter!! Adds Leica Lens support and Lens Compatibility Chart!!

FujiFilm recently announced the M Mount Adapter for the X-Pro 1 which adds Leica Lens support!! This is huge, because Leica makes a huge assortment of top quality optics as well as other manufactures like Zeiss ZM Lenses. I hav...
by Jay
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Sony Nex-5n w/ 18-55mm lens - Body Only Head On

Sony Nex-5n Dominates the Mirrorless camera market! DXOMark Scores are in for the Sony Nex-5n!!

Courtesy of SonyAlphaRunors, the DXOMark scores are in, and as expected the Sony Nex-5n trounced all over the competition yet again Basically the Nex-5n has more dynamic range, better color bit-depth and solid Low light ISO tes...
by Jay
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Sean Lancaster with the RX1

Introduction of Sean Lancaster; New Author

Hello folks. I am an amateur photographer who started shooting a photo a day on January, 1 of 2011 and I haven’t missed a day since then. When I started the project, I owned a Nikon D70 and some lenses including the 18-200 VR...
by Sean Lancaster
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Sigma E-Mount 30mm f/2.8 EX DN Lens

Sigma E-Mount 30mm f/2.8 EX DN Lens – Now avalilable for Pre-Order and Sample Pics, And Other News!!

The Sigma E-Mount 30mm f/2.8 EX DN Lens  is a prime lens designed specifically for mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras. This 30mm lens is equivalent to a 45mm lens in 35mm format and provides a 50.7° angle of view. A very...
by Jay
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The Sony Nex-5n Arrived Last Night :)

I just got the Sony Nex-5n from BHPhotVideo.com and I’m really excited to start playing!! First thing I did was through the battery on charge and take a very quick look at the camera. I didn’t want to touch it with ...
by Jay
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Latest Sony News, Rumors, Deals, Rebates, and More…

We have some exciting Sony News, Rumors, Deals and Rebates for the end of the week that you must check out! Starting with Sony News and Rumors, we have the new Mirrorless A-Mount Cameras coming out in early 2014. A high end mod...
by Jay
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