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Sony a77 – First Look Video Review

The Sony a77 has just been announced and I just found this First look, Impressions, and video review on Youtube. The guy Charles does a great job although it is subtitled due to the language being German. The subtitles are not ...
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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Sony A7 and A7r Reviews and News Breakdown – Camera Issues, Lens tests, and more..

The buzz on the web about the New Sony A7 and A7r continues to thrive, and in this article I will go over all the latest reviews and news about the new full frame cameras. For starters, Pro photographer Steve Huff has both came...
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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New Sony Alpha SLT-A58 and Nex-3n ILC Mirrolress Camera!! Pre-Order Links Now Up!!

Sony announces two new cameras, the Alpha SLT-A58 and Nex-3n ILC mirrolress camera!! Both offering new features that are aimed to please for their respective markets! For the new slt-a58 we have the SLT-A57 Review (Click Here)...
by Jay
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Website Update Notice, Possible Some Downtime

I have to update the sonyalphalab.com server due the overwhelming traffic as of late, so I apologize for any inconvenience or downtime in the process. Downtime should be minimal, but I’ve never had to move an entire WordP...
by Jay
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NEX-6 - Rear e/ Eyepiece

Sony Nex-6 and Three New E-mount Lenses!! Full Breakdown!! Updated 10/4/2012

The New Sony Nex-6 is the first Nex style camera since the Nex-7 that I personally consider buying, simple for the inclusion of the EVF viewfinder! I already have the Nex-7 but as you may know I broke it, so I won’t be bu...
by Jay
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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
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Nikon D800

New Sony 36 Mega-Pixel Full Frame Sensor in the Nikon D800 – Sensor Specs!!

umors have been floating around about what the new 36MP Sony Full Frame sensor will be capable of and we now have a sneak peak!! Turns out Nikon is using the 36mp Sony sensor in their new D800 Full Frame DSLR. Of course Nikon i...
by Jay
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Sony SLT-A99

The Full Frame A99 is Finally Here!! Sample Photos!! Full Breakdown ;) – Updated with HD Video!!

If your like me, you’ve been waiting and drooling over the A99 and it’s possible specs and performance!! Today is the day we get officially go over everything in detail, so lets take a look shall we??  SonyAlphaRum...
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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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-VG30 vs VG20 vs VG10 – Intro New Author!!

Sony makes several Nex interchangeable lens video camcorders these days, and in this article I’m going to compare the Sony Nex-VG10, VG-20, and the latest Nex-VG30!! To start things off I would like to introduce myself. M...
by Mr. Matt
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Nex-7

Sony Nex-7 News – BHPhotoVideo.com Now taking Pre-orders!!

just got an email from BHPhotoVideo.com and the Sony Nex-7 is now available for Pre-order!! Oh Yeah   I highly recommend getting on the list if you want one, because who knows how long you may have to wait otherwise!! Also the...
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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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 Fisheye and Wide angle Conversion lens for 16mm f/2.8 E-Mount lens

Some New Toys Arrived!! Sony Nex-5n, Sony Nex-C3, and the Sony 16mm f/2.8 lens with the Fisheye and Wideangle Converter Lenses

I’m really excited to play with these new toys! The Sony 16mm Lens I have already tested and reviewed, but I was not able to get the two converter lenses and the 16mm lens together until now Not only that, but I got both ...
by Jay
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New Sony 70-200mm f/2.8 G SSM II Lens – Pro A-Mount Lens

Yesterday was a huge day for Sony as they also announced the new A-Mount 70-200mm f/2.8 G SSM II Lens, which is now available for pre-order officially. The price tag is not an easy swallow at $2998 US, but the cost must come fr...
by Jay
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Rx100 destroys competition

Sony News, Sony RX100 Destroys Competition as Expected!!

Hey everybody and thanks for checking in! I’ve been crazy busy working on the New SonyAlphaLab – Forum and have not really done much else the past few days. Sadly the Sony RX100 is going back to BHPhotoVideo.com tod...
by Jay
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Sigma Lenses

New Sigma Lenses and The Companies Global Vision!!

My buddy Alan posted a comment on the New Sony Forum about the New Sigma lenses and Sigma’s New Global Vision!! Needless to say I was really impressed and checked out Sigma’s new website and goals. They basically ch...
by Jay
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