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Tamron 18-200mm F/3.5-6.3 Di III VC

Tamron Enters the Sony E-mount Market with a 18-200mm Beast of a lens!!

Tamron is a serious 3rd party lens manufacture and they just announced a new 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 Di III VC lens for the Sony Nex E-Mount system!! Ironically Sony already has that focal length lens covered, but this lens is in a ...
by Jay
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Sony Announces the Alpha 57 to replace A55!! Poll for SAL Readers – Updated “Hands on Exclusive Video”

Sony announces the A57 SLT powerhouse for those serious photography enthusiasts looking for a bit more power. Being the successor to the A55, the A57 shares few similarities other than the 16mp sensor resolution.  Sony really ...
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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New Sony Rebates and I went to the Sony Store!! Sony Tablet S??

I went to the Sony store near where I live today and visited with my new friend Matt. He text to let me know that they got in a bunch of Zeiss glass if I wanted to take a look or whatever. Needless to say I swung over and got m...
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 Announces A5000, Best of the Nex-3n and Nex-5t in One?

Sony announces the A5000, the latest Nex series camera without the Nex series name? Looks like Sony officially dropped the Nex tag and they are going with the Alpha A for all their new mirrorless camera gear. I think this is go...
by Jay
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Sony Nex-5n w/ 55-210mm Lens - Product Photography

Sony Alpha 77 and the 85mm f/1.4 Carl Zeiss Lens – Back Focusing Issue Resolved

I was having some very odd and frustrating results with the 85mm f/1.4 Carl Zeiss lens and it turns out back focusing was the culprit!! Basically what that means is the lens for whatever reason is focusing just behind the point...
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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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 Alpha Camera and Lens Deals Ending Tomorrow – December 1st!! Up to $300 OFF!!

I was looking at the latest Sony Alpha Camera and Lens Deals and I realized the offer runs out tomorrow!! December 1st is the last day of the huge instant rebates on the Sony Gear!! For starters we have the Sony A57, If you rea...
by Jay
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Sony Corporation has succeeded in commercializing “WhiteMagic™”

Sony Corporation has succeeded in commercializing “WhiteMagic™?”*1, an LCD module for digital cameras that utilizes the newly-developed ‘RGBW method’. “WhiteMagic™?” incorporates a 3-inch VGA low-temperature pol...
by Jay
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Nex-7 Sensor

Next Generation Sony Sensors – Exmor RS – The S stands for Stacked!!

The next generation Sony sensors will be the worlds first stacked Cmos sensor!! It’s going to be called the Exmor RS, the S being added for the stacked sensor technology. Sony plans to use this new technology in smart pho...
by Jay
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Sony SLT-A99

The Next Full Frame ALPHA Mount Camera – Pure Speculation and Lustful Wondering

In this article I’m going to go over the New Sony Full Frame Alpha Mount Camera with Pure Speculation and Lustful Wondering!! The NEX fanbois on this site have had their time in the Sun speculating about the forthcoming d...
by Alan
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Sony Nex-C3 with 18-55mm lens

The Sony Nex-C3 has arrived! First look and impressions.

Well, the Nex- C3 is finally here and I couldn’t be more pumped to get out and put this camera through testing. Before I can do that though, I need to take the studio shots of all the hardware BHPhotoVideo.com sent me bef...
by Jay
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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
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Expiring Sony Rebates and Two New Sony Full Frame Mirrorless Cameras??

It’s very close to the end of the month and Sony Rebates are expiring that you may want to check out. We also have some interesting news/ rumors on the new Sony Full Frame cameras coming in the near future! Here’s t...
by Jay
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Sony is working on some new Sensor Technology that appears to be Revolutionary!!

Courtesy of SonyAlphaRumors I came across this incredible news!! Sony’s patented imaging device using a photochromic film”Biomaterials Chemical Technology” Sony is by using a photochromic film dynamic range im...
by Jay
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Sony Aiming for #1 in the Camera Cmos Sensor Business!

Courtesy of SonyAlphaRumors.com I just found out about Sony’s press release on there Cmos Sensor Technology. Sony’s goal is to be #1 in the sensor business and with the technology that they keep coming out with I do...
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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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. ...
by Jay
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