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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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Lightroom 4

Sony A99 limited Lens Support?? Lightroom 4.2 Update, Now supports A99, Nex-6 and more!!! Forum Updates!!

I’ve been working like a mad man on the New SAL Forum and neglecting the Lab a bit. I’m sorry about that, but as you know if your a regular reader the site went down and I lost the old crappy forum about a week ago....
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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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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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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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 CES 2013 New Cameras

Sony CES 2013 – Five New Cyber-shot Cameras, New Technologies, and More..

Sony made quite the impact at the 2013 CES extravaganza with the announcement of Five New Cyber-shot Cameras, New Technologies, and more!! The new Cyber-shot WX80 compact camera features a high-resolution 16.2 MP Exmor® R CMOS...
by Jay
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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
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Nex-5n and the Sigma 10-20mm

Sony Rebates, Sigma Rebates, A pretty cool cable finder tool, and the Sigma 10-20mm on the Nex-5n!!

Hey guys and thanks for checking in!! I apologize for the lack of activity on the Lab, but work has been crazy and I just haven’t had any free time to put a decent article together. Here’s whats up: I have some nake...
by Jay
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Sony Alpha a7II Mirrorless Digital Camera

New Sony A7II Full Frame Mirrorless Camera Breakdown

Hello everybody and thanks for checking in once again! Today I wanted to breakdown the New Sony A7II (ILCE7M2), so you have a good understanding of what is new and just how awesome it is or is not The major breakthrough that So...
by Jay
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SanDisk 32GB SDHC Memory Card Extreme Class 10

A Few Must See Killer Deals on Memory Cards, and the A57 is on the UPS Truck, A57 Firmware update!!

Hey everybody and welcome to the lab on a Wednesday evening as I type this Good news as the the New Sony Alpha 57 and the 24-70mm f/2.8 Carl Zeiss Lens are on the UPS truck with all intentions of stopping at the lab this evenin...
by Jay
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Lab Under Construction

Future Plans for SonyAlphaLab and Photos of the “Lab”!

I just wanted to touch base with all of you on the future plans for Sonyalphalab.com, and show you the progress on the Lab. I wrote an article similar to this a while back, and it really seemed to be a popular one, so here it g...
by Jay
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Sony's New AE Mount Rendering

Sony News Round-up – New Hybrid AE Mount Camera, New Nex lenses Coming, Nex-7 Flying, and more…

In this news round up we have some exiting stuff coming from the Sony folks! New cameras, New lenses, and New technology all coming in 2012! For starters courtesy of SonyAlphaRumors I found out, Sony officially gave the go ahea...
by Jay
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Sony News – Sony Prioritizes Digital Imaging and Puts Primary Focus on Electronics!!

Good news for Sony Digital Imagining fans as Sony Is reorganizing and prioritizing things a bit. Hopefully this will result directly in more and faster production of High Demand Cameras and Lenses!! Sony took a major hit last y...
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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Adobe Bridge - All you need to know

Adobe Bridge CS5: All You Need to Know!! Three Movies, all Free!!

In this video tutorial series geared towards the New Adobe Bridge User, we will be going through Adobe Bridge CS5 the way I use it. Being a Photographer and camera gear reviewer I use a lot of different features to help speed u...
by Jay
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Sony Full Frame Nex is Here! A7, A7r, RX10 Officially Announced!

The Sony Full Frame Nex is finally here and called the A7 and A7r officially. Basically what we have here is two full frame e-Mount cameras based off the RX1 chassis and the best from the previous Nex camera designs. The viewfi...
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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Sony Officailly Announces E-Mount ILC-A3000 DSLR Style Camera, Nex-5T, Lenses, and More…

Sony finally announced their new gear after weeks of rumors and speculation! Two new digital cameras as well as three new E-Mount lenses plus a new soft carry case designed for NEX cameras. The new cameras are the Alpha A3000 D...
by Jay
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Carl Zeiss® 16-35mm f/2.8 Zoom Lens

Carl Zeiss® 16-35mm f/2.8 Zoom Lens (A-Mount) – Preview, Initial Impressions, Full Specs and more..

The Carl Zeiss 16-35mm f/2.8 Zoom Lens (SAL-1635Z) for the Alpha Camera Systems (A-Mount) is one of the most wanted lenses in the Sony arsenal, and in this preview I’ll give you all the info available on this incredible piece...
by Jay
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