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Sony A-Mount 500mm f/4 G Lens

Sony 500mm f/4 G is on the way!!

Courtesy of SonyAlphaRumors.com there is a very solid rumor that the Sony A-Mount 500mm f/4 G Lens will be coming out in the spring!! The lens will have a Direct Manual Focus (DMF) control. When you press the DMF button you wil...
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Sony RX100

New Sony Gear on the Way!! Sony RX100, Nex-F3, Lenses, and More!!

A new shipment of Sony gear is on the way, thanks to BHPhotoVideo.com!! What do I have coming this time you ask?? Well, for starters we have the incredible hyped and equally powerful Sony RX100. The RX100 has the specs and Sony...
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My Sony Nex-6 w/ 16-50mm Power Zoom Lens is Arriving at the Lab Today!! NEX6L/B

I Ordered My Sony Nex-6 Camera with the 16-50mm Power Zoom lens as a kit. (NEX6L/B), and it’s arriving at SonyAlphaLab Today!! I have the UPS guys Cell Number and he is the man, so I’m going to give him a call aroun...
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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...
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Life Updates, Sony News, Rumors, and Major Forum Action!!

Hi everybody and welcome to Sonyalphalab! Have not been around much lately, but we just had a new member of the family born!! A baby boy to be specific and his name is Jase Peter Hermann, Born – 08/12/14 – 7lbs 8.5o...
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Sony A99 Developer Team Interview at Sony Japan!! Translated to English

An Awesome interview with the engineers of the A99. Talks about all the different technologies and it’s very interesting!! I translated for you as it’s in Japanese, so some of the words might not be the best transla...
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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...
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Sony A57

Sony A57 Now available! Nex-7 in Stock, 24mm E-Mount Zeiss Lens In Stock!!

Nex-7 and Sony E-Mount 24mm f/1.8 Carl Zeiss lens is in Stock!! Finally some good news from Sony!! Also, be sure to check my full Hands on Review of the Sony Nex-7 (Click Here), and some sample pics using the 24mm Carl Zeiss on...
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Sony News and Hot Sony Items Finally In Stock!!

Sony is working diligently on trying to come out with the most advanced cameras on the market, but sometimes I think they are working to hard!  Courtesy of SonyAlphaRumors.com, Sony is planning on releasing another new camera ...
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Adobe Lightroom 3 and ACR Updates available!!

Adobe Raw Support Updates now available: Lightroom 3.5 and Photoshop CS5(ACR 6.5) Download Links: Camera Raw 6.5 update September 29, 2011 Windows | Macintosh Lightroom 3.5 update September 29, 2011 Windows | Macintosh Camera R...
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New Sony E-Mount Lenses

A Few Sony Deals, Rumors, and News Worth Checking Out!!

If your in the market for Pro Full Frame quality, then the current Sony A99 offers are incredible and just for you!! The Sony Alpha A99 (SLT-A99 body only) is currently on Ebay (Click Here) for $2,543.72 US. You can also find A...
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...
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Sony Alpha and Nex Camera Firmware Update

New Firmware Updates for Sony Alpha and Nex Cameras!!

Huge New Firmware Updates for Sony Alpha and Nex Cameras including the SLT-A77, SLT-A65, SLT- A57, SLT-A37, Nex-6, Nex-6, Nex-5r, Nex-5n, and Nex-f3!!  In this article I’m going to give you all the direct links to the la...
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Sony Alpha Nex-C3

Sony Alpha NEX-C3 with 16mm F2.8 Wide Angle Lens – Preview – Hands on Review Coming soon….

Sony has done it again with yet another ground breaking Nex- C3 camera.  The Nex-C3 is basically a much smaller and lighter version of the Nex-3, but the C3 has some serious hardware upgrades in the sensor department and HD vi...
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Hurricane Sandy

Hurricane Sandy Hit SonyAphaLab Hard!! | Updated with a Few Photos of Damage!!

Hurricane Sandy did some incredible damage up where I live in NY. We have not had power since Monday evening, and they are telling us at least another week or 2!! We Have a generator, but are boiler just broke this morning Now ...
by Jay
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New Toys on the Way!! Sony a580, Sony A77, and a bunch of lenses..

New camera gear on the way courtesy of BHPhotoVideo.com!! We have the Sony Alpha 77 w/16-50mm kit lens, Sony Alpha 580, Sony 85MM F/1.4 Lens (Carl Zeiss), Sony 55-210mm F4.5-6.3mm E-Mount Lens for the Nex- 5N, and a Dot Line fl...
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....
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A few Killer Black Friday Deals for Sony Photographers!!

BHPhotVideo.com has some amazing re-bates going on and I put together a few tables of stuff that may peak your interest Sony DSLR Alpha Instant Savings >> Scandisk Quantity discount >> Tamron Lens Rebates Expires 12...
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New Sony Camera Gear?? New Sony Reviews?? Feedback Polls and New Authors!!

So what New Sony Camera Gear did you guys get? We have several New Authors on SAL, and we would appreciate Your Feedback for upcoming Sony Reviews and more!! With so many options out there when it comes to reviewing gear, I fig...
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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-...
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