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Samsung NX300 Mirrorless Digital Camera with 20-50mm F/3.5-5.6 ED II Lens

Samsung NX Camera System, Worth Considering??

The recently announced Samsung NX300, I just read up on, got me seriously looking into the Samsung NX Camera System as a whole. Very impressive first impression I must say. Huge APS-C sized sensors, just like the Sony Nex camer...
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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...
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New Sony Gear Just Arrived! Sony A5000, SEL1670Z and SEL2470Z lenses

Some new gear just arrived at the lab including the Sony A5000 w/ 16-50mm kit lens, the 16-70mm f/4 OSS Zeiss lens, and the full frame E-mount 24-70mm f/4 OSS lens that I will test on my newly acquired Sony A7r Should be a grea...
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New Sony A-mount Lenses Available from Samyang!!

We have some new lenses on the market from a company called Samyang! The lenses look identical to the Rokinon lenses, so I assume they are the same and just re-labeled or vs verse. That being said these lenses use very good opt...
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Sony A57 Sample HD Video

New Lenses on the way for the Sony A57 and Real World Sample HD Video!!

We got two more lenses coming to the Lab including the Tamron 17-50mm f/2.8 XR Di II LD Lens and the Sigma 50mm f/1.4 EX DG HSM Prime Lens!! I also put together all the Real World HD Video I’ve taken so far using the the ...
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Sony DT 35mm f/1.8 Lens Mounted to the Sony La-ea2 Lens Adapter

Nex-5n and La-ea2 Lens Adapter w/ A-Mount Lens Vs E-Mount Lenses – Low Light and Low Contrast Testing!! New Nex-7 Book!!

Always curious how the LA-EA2 lens adapter with an A-Mount lens would perform in low light, low contrast situations Vs the standard E-Mount lenses, I put together this really quick test together with results that may surprise y...
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YASUHARA Nanoha Macro Lens 5:1 for Sony E Mount (NEX)

Sony’s Stradegy?? HD Video Showing Off What The E-Mount Yasurhara Nanoha 5:1 Macro Lens Can Do!!

Sony’s strategy as it relates to the Alpha Camera line is a bit perplexing at times. On the one hand, Sony has the best sensors and advanced camera technology currently available. And on the other, we have new cameras com...
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Olympus OM-D E-M5

New Full Frame Sony Specs, Sony Sensor in the Olympus OM-D E-M5?? And A Few Rebates/ Deals!!

New Full Frame Sony Specs Leaked and highly reliable thanks to our buddy Andrea over at SAR!! The official specs for the new full frame Sony camera (a99, slt-a99) have been delayed and rumored for some time now. The 102 cross t...
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A Series of Exciting Nex-7 Videos!! – Great Quality

I found these videos on youtube today as I do searches all the time trying to found the latest and greatest reviews and info out there for you all In any event Photoru.ru has put together some great videos showing off what the ...
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Cyber-shot DSC-HX300

Three New “Best in Class” Cyber-shot Cameras!! The WX300, HX300, and TX30!!

Sony introduces three new “Best in Class” Cyber-shot™ digital cameras including the WX300, HX300 and TX30!! The Cyber-shot DSC-WX300 is a very slim and totally pocket-able. It looks really similar the pro grade an...
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Incredible Alpha 77 Movie Rig You Need To Check Out!!

This incredible movie Rig is basically the way you get professional movie results with the Alpha 77. Charles is a master when it comes to this stuff so make sure you read all the subtitles if your interested in learning so cool...
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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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Sigma 50mm f/1.4 EX DG HSM Lens

Sony A57 and the Sigma 50mm f/1.4 EX DG HSM Lens – Real World Sample pics with 100% Crops and First Impressions

I had the pleasure of shooting some real world photos with the Sigma 50mm f/1.4 EX DG HSM Lens this week as Michele and I are on Vacation!! Oh Yeah Anyway I took some real world sample pics in all different situation and the Si...
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Most Popular Accessories for the Sony Nex Camera System!!

I’ve found more and more cool Accessories for the Sony Nex Camera System lately, so I decided to put an article together on the subject I also get lots of questions about batteries, filters, cases, camera bags, tri-pods, ...
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Sony Alpha A7 w/ 28-70mm kit lens

The Sony A7 w/ 28-70mm kit Lens Has Arrived! First Impressions and More!

I just received a copy of the new full frame Sony A7 w/ 28-70mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS lens courtesy of BHPhotoVideo! The new Sony RX10 also showed up with and was a very nice welcomed surprise to say the least I’m going to focus ...
by Jay
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I got the GoPro HD HERO2 for my Birthday and Wow is it Cool!! First look, Impressions, Sample Video, and More

I’m lucky enough to have the best gal on the planet, and she got me the GoPro HD Hero2 for my Birthday!! I really think Michele was concerned about the Sony cameras getting strapped to the quad or dirt bike, although I co...
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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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Sony Announces the RX1R and RX100II High End Cyber-shot Cameras

The New Sony RX1R and RX100II have officially been announced! The Cyber-shot RX-series, consisting of the multiple award winning Full Frame RX1 and large 1″ sensor ultra compact RX100, now has two new versions with more p...
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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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Sony DSC-HX200V Digital Camera

Sony Announces Two Killer Cameras Compacts with Carl Zeiss Glass and 1080/60p Video!!

I just got an email about the new Sony DSC-HX20V and DSC-HX200V Cameras that are armed with 18.2MP Exmor R CMOS sensors and Carl Zeiss glass!! In addition to that they both do 1080/60p video and the quality is incredible due t...
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