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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...
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Full Frame Mirrorless Sony Nex Camera is Coming!!

It seems clear to me that a Full Frame Sony Nex Camera is coming down the pipe for sure. How do I know this?? Well, we have a couple of clues from Sony themselves, but it seems like the tide is headed in that direction anyway. ...
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Sony Nex-5n, La-ea2 Adapter, DT 35mm f/1.8 Lens, 50mm f/1.8 OSS

The Month of June Product Photography – Sony Nex-5n, LA-EA2, Sony 35mm DT Lens, Sony 50mm f/1.8 OSS Lens, and the Sigma 19mm and 30mm f/2.8 EX DN Lenses

I went down to the lab the day before yesterday to take all of the product photography for the month of June. The gear for this month consists of the Sony Nex-5n for a camera body, and the LA-EA2 Lens adapter. I also got the ve...
by Jay
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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
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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...
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Sony Nex-5T and A3000 – In Stock and New Affordable 4k Camcorders!

The New Sony Nex-5T and killer Zeiss 16-70mm f/4 OSS Lens are now in stock and shipping at your favorite retailers and two new affordable 4k camcorders! Sony also just announced the FDR-AX1 and the PXW-Z1000 4k Camcorders that ...
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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Black Magic Cinema Camera

Nex-7 In Stock, 24mm E-Mount In Stock, A37 and Nex-F3 News!!, A57 is at the Lab, Blackmagic Cinema Camera – Hands-On Video!!

A lot going on these days at the Lab as I have the A57 and the 24-70 f/2.8 Carl Zeiss lens sitting here just waiting to be photographed. I also have the Nex-7 most of the way apart in the Lab, but it needs more dissecting still...
by Jay
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Sony’s Newest Cyber-shot, the DSC-TX55 Expands Range of Creative Options

Ultra-thin DSC-TX55 Camera Delivers Full HD Video, 3D and Picture Effect Mode – with up to10x Clear Image Zoom at Maximum Resolution SAN DIEGO, July 25, 2011 – With an exceptionally slim and stylish design, Sony’s new...
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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Nex-7

Sony Camera Firmware Updates!! A77 Firmware, Nex-7 Firmware, Lens Firmware – Hybrid AF Support for Nex Lenses

Sony just release an monster firmware update for the A77, A65, A57, A37, and Nex-7. Sony also released a bunch of Lens Firmware updates for the Nex-6, and Nex-5R Hybrid AF function to work properly. The New Sony Nex-7 firmware ...
by Jay
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Sony Nex-7

Sony Nex-7 – Promo Video

The Sony Nex-7 is coming soon and Sony released this promo video showing it off. Check it out! Also be sure to check out the New Nex Camera Buying Guide I’m working on. A77 (Camera Body)Buy From >> A77 W/ 16-50mm Lens
by Jay
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Rokinon Tilt-Shift 24mm f/3.5 ED AS UMC Lens for Sony Alpha

A Few June Deals, More Links Worth Checking Out, and Future Camera Thoughts…

Some new June and Fathers Day Deals worth checking out, a bunch of links to new products and plus I wanted to discus my plans for the future as it pertains to Pro Photography gear. I also finished Nex-3n Review >>, and Ro...
by Jay
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Sony A77

Sony A77 and A65 Firmware Re-Leased!! “Sharpens Camera Responses” – Updated

Sony just re-leased Firmware Update v 1.05 for the A77 and A65 for those that are desperately awaiting!!  It looks like a really nice upgrade with special attention made to the Autofocus precision which is one of the only issu...
by Jay
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Sony Develops Next-generation Back-Illuminated CMOS Sensor!! “HDR Movies”, “RGBW Coding”

ony Develops the Next-generation Back-Illuminated CMOS Image Sensor which will reduce noise, enhance dynamic range even more, and be physically smaller to help out the smartphone market etc..  In addition to better performance...
by Jay
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Bloomberg and Sony

Bloomberg Giving Sony Kudos as their Market Share Soars, and Canon and Nikon’s Falls

Sony’s market share sores as they gobble up the Mirrorless Market leaving Nikon and Canon in the dust and down 35 % market share combined!! Nikon and Canon claim there working on something, but no announcements have been ...
by Jay
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Sony A57 12fps Feature Tested using New Firmware!! Sample Pics w/ 100% Crops!!

I did a lot of shooting this weekend with the Sony A57 and 24-70mm f/2.8 Carl Zeiss lens using the New Ver 1.02 Firmware, and was able to test out the incredible 12fps feature!! Here is what Sony officially claims the feature c...
by Jay
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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 introduces the Alpha 500

Models Deliver Low-Light Performance, Exceptional Shooting Speed and In-Camera High Dynamic Range SAN DIEGO, Aug. 27, 2009 – Sony today introduced two a (alpha) DSLR cameras with a new generation of Exmor™ CMOS sensors an...
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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