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Video: Opening up the Sony Goods!! Sony Alpha 580, 85mm f/1.4 Lens, and the 55-210mm E-mount Lens

In this video I take some footage of me opening up some Sony camera equipment I just received from BHPhotoVideo.com. The Sony Alpha 580 DSLR, the 85mm f/1.4 Carl Ziess Lens, and the 55-210 E-mount Zoom lens for the Nex cameras,...
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New Sony Nex-7 Video Reviews/ Previews Round-Up

I just did some searching and rounded up the best video reviews/ previews on the Sony Nex-7. The Nex-7 as it turns out has been delayed due to flooding and some other issues, but there a still a few folks out there that have th...
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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 Nex-7 Front (Body Only)

Nex-7 Hands on Preview

In this hands on preview by Steve Huff photo, we get a great first look at New Sony Nex-7!! Best Price – $1199.99
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Sony Nex-5n – High ISO Raw sample pics, ISO 25600

I took  a few High ISO 25600 photos with the Sony Nex-5n, and I think it did a pretty good job overall. There is definitely a lot of noise, but it retains detail a lot better than I expected. The first image is a shot of my ...
by Jay
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Sony Nex-5n 1080i HD Video Sample – Me riding my Banshee around like a fool!

Well, it seemed like a good day for spin on the Banshee and I figured I would grab some video footage from the Nex-5n while I was goofing around. I had the camera set to 1080i mp4 mode with the Autofocus set to Continuous. I ...
by Jay
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Sony Nex-7 Front (Body Only)

Sony Nex-7 Hands on Review

Courtesy of SonyAlphaRumors, I just saw this outstanding Hands on Review of the Sony Nex-7 by Chris Nichols. Chris does a great job in my opinion and is very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. The video is also very entertaining w...
by Jay
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Sony Nex-5n w/ 18-55mm lens - Sample Photos - AutoHDR

First Photo Samples with the Sony Nex-5n and 18-55mm kit lens

I got a chance to take some sample photos with the Sony Nex-5n last night and today. So far I’m definitely impressed with the image quality and the articulating screen! The A35 I just got done reviewing has a fixed LCD sc...
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My thoughts on the New Nikon 1 Mirroless Camera System – Real Competition to the Nex??

I finally got a chance to read up the new Nikon 1 Mirrorless system, and at first I was like “waste of time”.  Then I read on and from a marketing perspective Nikon is definitely on to something and creating lens a...
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The Sony Nex-5n Arrived Last Night :)

I just got the Sony Nex-5n from BHPhotVideo.com and I’m really excited to start playing!! First thing I did was through the battery on charge and take a very quick look at the camera. I didn’t want to touch it with ...
by Jay
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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...
by Jay
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Sony Alpha 35 Sample Photos - autoHDR

Sony a35 and autoHDR = Super Reality??

Just my opinion, but the more I play with the autoHDR feature on the Sony a35 the more it seems like Super Reality. Sony claims that is were there headed remember the article from last week, and I think there on the right track...
by Jay
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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 a35 Sample Photo

Sony Alpha 35 Full Resolution Sample Photos

I got the Sony Alpha 35 Full Resolution sample photos up and I think you will be amazed at what this camera can do! Below are a few of my favorites pics so far, but be sure to go to the Full Resolution Gallery I set up for the ...
by Jay
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Worlds First Digital Binoculars with HD Recording

The Worlds First Digital Binoculars with HD Recording, zoom, autofocus, and Steadyshot has been introduced by Sony!! SAN DIEGO, Aug. 19, 2011 – Life’s “can’t miss” moments are now easier to observe and capture with th...
by Jay
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Samyang announces 24mm f/1.4 ED AS UMC lens

Samyang Optics is proud to inform about the upcoming release of the new Samyang lens 24mm f/1.4 ED AS UMC. Optics of the lens has been constructed based on the system of 13 lenses arranged in 12 groups. It should be noted that ...
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Sony Nex-C3 HD Video – Layla goes for Ice Cream :)

For this video I took several short clips and combined them using iMovie. I then uploaded the finished movie directly to YouTube via iMovie as 1280 x 720. I did not do any color correction or video enhancement whatsoever. I wan...
by Jay
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Sony Nex-C3 – Extremely Low Light High ISO HD Video

I’ve taken a decent amount of video with the Sony Nex-C3 so far and overall it does a very good job. The focus is a little finicky in low light which is expected, but overall performed quite well. It’s worth noting ...
by Jay
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Chubs - Sony Nex-C3, 18-55mm lens @ 55mm, f/8, 1/100sec, ISO 200

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...
by Jay
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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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