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Sony Announces the RX1R and RX100II High End Cyber-shot Cameras

The New Sony RX1R and RX100II have officially been announced! The Cyber-shot RX-series, consisting of the multiple award winning Full Frame RX1 and large 1″ sensor ultra compact RX100, now has two new versions with more p...
by Jay
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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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Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Lens

Sigma Constant Aperture 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Lens Available for Sony!

The newly announced Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Lens has a constant aperture and will be available for the Sony Alpha A-Mount. This lens is the first of it’s kind and it really is an impressive engineering feet in my opini...
by Jay
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Sony Nex-6 w/ 16-50mm Zoom Lens - Open Box HD Video

Sony Nex-6 w/ 16-50mm Zoom Lens – Open Box Video – Studio Flash Transmitter Works in Hot Shoe!!

I got my Sony Nex-6 w/ 16-50mm Zoom Lens today at around 10:30am from my friend the UPS driver!! I ordered the Sony camera from BHPhotoVideo.com yesterday morning and their turn around time is incredible. They have consistent n...
by Jay
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Sony a35 DSLR Camera – Preview – Hands on Review coming soon..

The Sony Alpha 35 is on it’s way along with the very popular and perfectly matched Sony SAL-1680Z 16-80mm f/3.5-4.5 Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T* DT Autofocus Lens. I say a perfect matched, because for the money the Sony 16-...
by Jay
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Website Update Notice, Possible Some Downtime

I have to update the sonyalphalab.com server due the overwhelming traffic as of late, so I apologize for any inconvenience or downtime in the process. Downtime should be minimal, but I’ve never had to move an entire WordP...
by Jay
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Sony DSC-RX100 Digital Camera (Black)

Sony RX100 – Sony’s New Compact Camera Killer!!! Hands on HD Video Review, and Pre-Orders now available!!

Just the other day pics and some specs were leaked about the new Sony RX100 compact camera. Well, Sony has now officially announced it and I have all sorts of info on this New Compact Camera Killer!! First of, it’s going ...
by Jay
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Sony A57 Sample HD Video

New Lenses on the way for the Sony A57 and Real World Sample HD Video!!

We got two more lenses coming to the Lab including the Tamron 17-50mm f/2.8 XR Di II LD Lens and the Sigma 50mm f/1.4 EX DG HSM Prime Lens!! I also put together all the Real World HD Video I’ve taken so far using the the ...
by Jay
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Sony is Jacking Up the Prices on a Bunch of Lenses: The Official Lens List, and a Few More A57 Specs Leaked!!!

Sony is unfortunately in a tuff spot and their being forced to raise the prices on a ton of lenses. Most likely this is due to the horrendous economy and dwindling value of the US dollar. As bad as this news is Sony is currentl...
by Jay
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Sony a77 – First Look Video Review

The Sony a77 has just been announced and I just found this First look, Impressions, and video review on Youtube. The guy Charles does a great job although it is subtitled due to the language being German. The subtitles are not ...
by Jay
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New Gear on the Way!! New Sony Rebates and a Deals!!

Oh yeah, got some killer Rokinon lenses on the way courtesy of BHPhotoVideo.com!! Specifically the Rokinon A-Mount 85mm f/1.4 Aspherical Lens, 35mm f/1.4 Wide-Angle US UMC Aspherical Lens, 14mm Ultra Wide-Angle f/2.8 IF ED UMC ...
by Jay
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I’m Back!! Sony Nex-F3 – First Impressions and High Res Sample Photos!!

I’m back after a brutal week of On-Call for my real job!! I got hammered and unfortunately had no time to write any articles for the past 5 days or so. Sorry about that I have been using the Sony Nex-F3 extensively and I ...
by Jay
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Sony PlayMemories Camera Apps – Expand the Power of Your Sony Camera

Sony recently announced a few new PlayMemories Camera Apps, and in this article I will go over all the Apps currently available for the Sony cameras worth consideration. What are Camera Apps and why do I want or need them? Came...
by Jay
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Rx100 destroys competition

Sony News, Sony RX100 Destroys Competition as Expected!!

Hey everybody and thanks for checking in! I’ve been crazy busy working on the New SonyAlphaLab – Forum and have not really done much else the past few days. Sadly the Sony RX100 is going back to BHPhotoVideo.com tod...
by Jay
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Sony Bodyless lens camera

Latest Sony Camera News, Rumors, Rebates, Killer Deals, and More…

Lots of exciting Sony Camera news and rumors this last week including a New Lens Camera, Nex Full Frame Updates, Three New Sony Full Frame Sensors, and Hasselblad is at it again, but this time a little more reserved. The web is...
by Jay
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New Sony E-Mount Lenses

Sony News – Two New E-Mount Lenses, 20mm Pancake Lens and PZ 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 OSS Power Zoom lens

Sony just announced two new E-Mount lenses for the Sony Nex Camera system!! A E-mount 20mm F2.8 ‘pancake’ wide angle lens and the E-mount PZ 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 OSS Power Zoom lens!! The new wide angle 20mm f/2.8 lens (SEL20...
by Jay
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Some Sony Gear Arrived, Quick Open Box Video and a Few Rebates!!

I box arrived from BHPhotoVideo.com and in this quick and dirty open box video, I will show you the goods how they arrived to me. I also had my little helper Layla with me, because as you can imagine time is limited after work....
by Jay
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Sigma 19mm f/2.8 EX DN Lens

Three New Sigma Lenses: Two for the Sony Nex E-Mount, and a Monster Macro for the A-Mount!!

igma recently announced three new lenses to the Digital Photography market. Two really small lenses for the Sony Nex and 4/3rds camera community, and a huge Fast Macro lens with optical stabilization for the Full Frame and crop...
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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It’s time to get some New Gear!! What would you like me to Review Most??

Well, I wrapped up the Sony A57 with the Hands on Review (Click Here), and now it’s time to get more gear to!! I’m very interested in hearing what you all would like to see the most. I know I have a pretty broad aud...
by Jay
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