Category Archives
 

 
Sony A57 w/ Sony 24-70mm f/2.8 Carl Zeiss Lens

Sony A57 – Sample Photos w/ 100% Crops using the 24-70mm f/2.8 Carl Zeiss Lens!! A57 Firmware Update!!

I had the opportunity to take a few photos yesterday using the Sony a57 and Sony 24-70mm f/2.8 Carl Zeiss Lens on the way to pick up Layla. I left the camera in Jpeg mode fine as I have a feeling the raw files won’t work ...
by Jay
6

 

 
Nex-5n vs a35 vs a55

Which is better the Sony a35 (slt-a35) or the Sony Nex-5n?

An excellent question was brought up in the comments section of my Sony a35 Hands on review by Akshay. It’s a pretty strait forward, but requires a bit of explaining, because the two cameras really are completely diffe...
by Jay
5

 
 
Samsung NX200

Samsung NX200 – Serious Competition for the Sony Nex System?

I’ve been reading up on the Samsung NX200 and the numbers are looking impressive I must admit. It’s got a huge 20.3MP APS-C CMOS sensor like the Sony Nex-7 and a nice metal chassis which should give a nice quality f...
by Jay
5

 

 
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
5

 

 
polls-icon

New Sony Gear to Review?? Latest Sony Rumors Round-up!

Hi everybody and thank you so much for checking in and your patience as I re-built the forum for at least the past two weeks. It’s pretty much done and now it’s time to review some new camera gear! Times are changin...
by Jay
5

 
 
sigma-18-35mm-a-mount

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
5

 

 
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
5

 
 
nex-f3-front

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
5

 

 
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
5

 
 
Sigma 19mm f/2.8 EX DN Lens and 30mm f/2.8 EX DN Lens Kit

Insane Killer Deal!! Two for One Sigma Lenses – Sigma 19mm and 30mm f/2.8 Lens for $199

I just got an email about a Killer Sigma Lens Deal!! Two Sigma E-Mount Lenses for the Price of One – The Sigma E-Mount 30mm f/2.8 EX DN Len, and Sigma E-Mount 19mm f/2.8 EX DN Lens – So Both lenses for $199!! I told...
by Jay
5

 

 
Nex-7 Front

The Nex-7 and a bunch of lenses arrived!! Nex-7 Glamour Shots

I very excited to tell you that I just received the Sony Nex-7 from BHPhotoVideo.com along with the Tamron 18-200 f/3.5-6.3 VR III lens, Sony 30mm f/3.5 Macro Lens, and the Rokinon 8mm fisheye lens.  I’m also going to tr...
by Jay
4

 
 
IMG_216826

My 2012 Sony Wish List!

Once I get the money mind you A Little History: For a little history to all the new visitors and regulars who are interested; Thank You All by the way!!  I started SonyAlphaLab.com about 7-8 months ago as I was reviewing mostl...
by Jay
4

 

 
859140

New Sony A-mount Lenses Available from Samyang!!

We have some new lenses on the market from a company called Samyang! The lenses look identical to the Rokinon lenses, so I assume they are the same and just re-labeled or vs verse. That being said these lenses use very good opt...
by Jay
4

 
 
Sony A99 Chassis

Sony A99 Reviews, Sony Nex-6 and Nex-5R Reviews, New Sony Alpha Forum Updates!!

Over the past week or so several Sony A99 Reviews, NEX-6 reviews, and NEX-5R reviews have sprouted up all over the internet. I’ve read through all the Sony camera reviews and will only link to the the really good ones. St...
by Jay
4

 

 
sony-rebates-june

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
4

 
 
111015_0344_wedd

On a Personal Note – Michele and I got Married!!

On a personal note to all of you that fallow and read my tutorials and articles etc.. Michele and I got Married!! Oh Yeah!! It was the greatest day ever and I have over 1400 photos from Kelly Lyle Photography to play with, edit...
by Jay
4

 

 
rx-series-cameras

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
4

 
 
Lunar-Wooden-Grip-Lens-Hood-White

Hasselblad Partners with Sony and is making E-Mount, and A-Mount Cameras??

That is correct, Hasselblad just announced a beast of a mirroless camera called the Lunar, and it sports a Sony E-Mount for the lenses!! That means more super high quality E-Mount glass is on the way for sure!! Hasselblad, if y...
by Jay
4

 

 
SonyAlphaLab - Forum

Website and SonyAlphaLab -Forum News, Updates, and More….

I have some website and Forum updates I wanted to share encase you’re wondering what the heck happened. Basically what happened was SonyAlphaLab.com got hacked and I lost the forum I tried everything in my power, but was ...
by Jay
4

 
 
a5000_front_black-1024x675

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
4