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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...
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Sony News and Rumors!! New Lenses, Cameras and More..

As you may have heard Sony has changed it’s camera road map big time and has also consolidated it’s line significantly. Canceling the Nex-7n because it was not significantly better enough than the existing Nex-7?? R...
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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...
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Recommended Camera Bags for Sony Nex Cameras – Travel and More..

I have gotten a lot of questions lately on recommendations for lenses, camera bags, and other gear for travel purposes, so I figured it was time to write an article on the matter. I had to do some re-search as new bags and gear...
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Carl Zeiss® 24mm f/1.8 Lens - E-mount

Carl Zeiss® 24mm f/1.8 Lens – Preview, Initial Impressions, Full Specs and more..

The Carl Zeiss 24mm f/1.8 Lens (SEL24F18Z) for the Nex Camera Systems (E-Mount) is pretty much the  “Want To Have” lens in the Sony arsenal, and in this preview I’ll give you all the info available on this aw...
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 ...
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Hasselblad Partners with Sony and is making E-Mount, and A-Mount Cameras??

That is correct, Hasselblad just announced a beast of a mirroless camera called the Lunar, and it sports a Sony E-Mount for the lenses!! That means more super high quality E-Mount glass is on the way for sure!! Hasselblad, if y...
by Jay
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Sony 35mm f/1.8 OSS E-mount Lens Preview – SEL35F18

In this Sony 35mm f/1.8 OSS Lens Preview, I’m going to go over all the specs, lens elements, and all the other information that you need to know. The SEL3518 is one of two lenses that just got rel-leased by Sony for the N...
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Fuji X-Pro1 – FujiFilm Introduces the M Mount Adapter!! Adds Leica Lens support and Lens Compatibility Chart!!

FujiFilm recently announced the M Mount Adapter for the X-Pro 1 which adds Leica Lens support!! This is huge, because Leica makes a huge assortment of top quality optics as well as other manufactures like Zeiss ZM Lenses. I hav...
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Sony Nex-5n, La-ea2 Adapter, DT 35mm f/1.8 Lens, 50mm f/1.8 OSS

The Month of June Product Photography – Sony Nex-5n, LA-EA2, Sony 35mm DT Lens, Sony 50mm f/1.8 OSS Lens, and the Sigma 19mm and 30mm f/2.8 EX DN Lenses

I went down to the lab the day before yesterday to take all of the product photography for the month of June. The gear for this month consists of the Sony Nex-5n for a camera body, and the LA-EA2 Lens adapter. I also got the ve...
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Intro Movie to the New Gear

The New Sony Gear is Here!! Quick Intro HD Video showing off the Gear and More!!

The New Sony Gear is here and I filmed a little intro video to show it off a bit. I also un-boxed the LA-EA2 lens adapter as a reader requested it. I have a lot of stuff to review here!! Here’s what showed up Yesterday; T...
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Sony E-Mount SEL16F28 16mm f/2.8 Wide-Angle lens

Sony Anounces 16mm f/2.8 Wide-Angle E-Mount Lens for Nex- Cameras

Get the chance to explore your creativity with the Sony E-Mount SEL16F28 16mm f/2.8 Wide-Angle Alpha E-Mount Lens. This lightweight and compact lens is stylishly designed to match the NEX camera series and is exceptionally port...
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Sony Nex-C3 Full Resolution sample photos now up!

I finally got to take a few pics and all I can say so far is Wow   The image quality is incredible on the Sony Nex-C3 as you will see for yourself below. Please keep in mind when viewing these photos that they are just snapsho...
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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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GoPro HD HERO2

GoPro HD Hero2 – Killer Sample Footage and Some Product Shots!

I had an awesome ride this weekend with my Brother and Friend Dan!! I brought the GoPro HD Hero2 and went to town filming during the ride!! I mounted the GoPro on the front bumper, the back bumper and and inner frame rail in th...
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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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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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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 ...
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Sony Announces the New Nex-F3 and A37, Plus Two New lens!!

Sony announced Today the New Nex-F3 and Alpha 37 cameras, plus a black version of the E-Mount 18-200mm lens, and a New 18-135mm A-Mount Lens. The new gear is expected to start shipping around June 16th per Sony’s website,...
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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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