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Sony A7II and FE 16-35mm f/4 ZA OSS Lens
Lens Testing

Sony FE 16-35mm f/4 OSS ZA Lens Testing w/ Sony Alpha A7II

Posted  December 15, 2014  by  Jay

I know a lot of you are very interested in the FE 16-35mm f/4 OSS ZA Lens and have been waiting for my impressions of this lens. Well, it’s officially killer and a must have I can tell you already I’ve taken enough sample photos to see it’s awesome in the corners and distortion control […]

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Sony Vario-Tessar T* FE 16-35mm f/4 ZA OSS Lens
Lens Testing

Sony A7II and FE 16-35mm f/4 ZA OSS Lens – Hands-On First Impressions

Posted  December 13, 2014  by  Jay

The recently announced Sony Alpha A7II (ILCEA7M2) and FE 16-35mm f/4 ZA OSS Lens showed up the night before last and I could not be more excited!! This is the most killer combo for landscape, street, and urban style photography in my opinion. I love that style of photography and often use HDR as well. […]

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Camera Specific Tutorials

Sony RX100 III – A Comprehensive Real World Video and Much More…..

Posted  December 8, 2014  by  Jay

Hi everybody and welcome back to SonyAlphaLab In this article/ video, I wanted to go over the Sony RX100 III in some detail, because the camera is super powerful and feature packed. Trying to use all these powerful features can be frustrating though at times if you are not aware of how the camera works. […]

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Sony Alpha a7II Mirrorless Digital Camera
Camera News

New Sony A7II Full Frame Mirrorless Camera Breakdown

Posted  November 29, 2014  by  Jay

Hello everybody and thanks for checking in once again! Today I wanted to breakdown the New Sony A7II (ILCE7M2), so you have a good understanding of what is new and just how awesome it is or is not The major breakthrough that Sony has come out with is the New 5-Axis Sensor stabilization technology and […]

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Lens Adapters & Lens Accessories

Sony 135mm f/1.8 Carl Zeiss Sonnar T* Lens Review – SAL135f18z

Posted  November 16, 2014  by  Jay

In this highly detailed review of the Sony A-Mount 135mm f/1.8 Carl Zeiss Sonnar T* telephoto lens (SAL135f18z), I will go over everything you need to know using real world photography and of course Lab testing I took hundreds of sample photos in all sorts of situations, so I really think all your answers will […]

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Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Lens – In Stock for Sony!!

The long awaited and killer Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Lens is now In Stock and available for the Sony A-Mount cameras! This lens is a crop factor designed lens, so if you have an A77 II, A77, A58, A57, it will mount right on. ...
by Jay
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Learning to Fly the DJI Phantom FC40 Quadcopter

Hi everybody and welcome to SonyAlphaLab.com. In this article I’m going to talk about and show you how I learned fly DJI Phantom FC40 Quadcopter with FPV Camera and transmitter. I’ve been interested in these flying ...
by Jay
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Sony Alpha A7s – High ISO Lab Testing and Sample Photos

I just received the latest installment of the full frame Sony Alpha A-series, which is known as the Sony A7s and I did some High ISO Testing! So, what sets the Sony A7s apart from the A7 and A7r is the new 12.2mp full frame pro...
by Jay
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Sony A7s – Now In Stock, Plus New Reviews and RX10 Killer?

The New Full Frame E-Mount Sony Alpha A7s is now In Stock @ BHphoto | Amazon | Adorama The new Sony A7s is also on the way to the Lab, so I will test it out in great detail Requests welcomed if you want me to try something in p...
by Jay
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Sony A6000 w/ 18-105mm f/4 OSS G Lens (selp18105g)

Sony PZ 18-105mm f4 OSS G lens Review – SELP18105G

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Website News, New Gear, Reviews, Latest Sony Deals, and More…

Hi everybody and thank you very much for checking in to SonyAlphaLab.com on such a lovely Saturday I’m home with Layla today and we are going to ride some bikes and fly my new Quadcopter! Oh yeah, I finally broke down and...
by Jay
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New Sony A6000 vs My Nex-6 – Real World And Lab Testing!

So I really went to work this past weekend comparing the new Sony A6000 vs my Nex-6, which is now the old model, and on sale @ amazon for only $519 (Click Here) I compared image quality in the real world and Lab, did some foc...
by Jay
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The Impact Quickbox (24 x 24) kit Review – Portable Softbox

Today I’m going to share my thoughts on one of the most popular light modification choices for beginning portrait photographers. It’s made by Impact and it’s called a quickbox softbox kit (24” x 24”). For under $150 i...
by Monico
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Sony A6000 and Minolta MC 50mm f/1.4 Rokkor-X Lens

Sony A6000 using Lens Adapters, and AF Speed Test!

For the past few days I’ve been packing the Sony A6000 and the Metabones III electronic lens adapter along with the Canon EF 24-105mm f/4 L IS Lens plus the Minolta MC 50mm f/1.4 Rokkor -X lens. Both work really well and ...
by Jay
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Sony E PZ 18-105mm f/4 G OSS Lens – Sample Video and Lens Testing w/ A6000

In this article I will show lots of sample video using the Sony E-Mount 18-105mm f/4 OSS Powerzoom lens. I used the new e-mount Sony alpha A6000 for all the filming and audio as well. Starting with some around the house footage...
by Jay
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Sony A6000 and SELP18105g First Look, Plus RX100 III Breakdown - HD Video!

Sony A6000 and SELP18105g First Look, Plus RX100 III Breakdown – HD Video!

In this quick article I will introduce an HD Video where I show you Hands-on first look of the Sony A6000 and selp18105g lens. Then I will go directly into breaking down the most amazing point and shoot pocket sized camera ever...
by Jay
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The Aquarium – Sony A6000 and 18-105mm f/4 OSS PZ G Lens

In this article I will show you some amazing HD Video footage from the Maritime Aquarium last Thursday using the Sony A6000 and E-Mount 18-105mm f/4 OSS PZ G Lens. The family and I went and not only was it a great time, but the...
by Jay
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Sony RX100 III

Sony Announces the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III – Best Pocket Camera Ever!

Sony just announced the Cyber-shot RX100 III digital camera,  and it really looks like the best pocket sized point and shoot camera ever made! I have personally loved the RX100 series over the years and Sony listened to every ...
by Jay
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Sonynex-6 w/ 16-70mm f/4 OSS Zeiss Lens @ 70mm, f/4, 1/200sec, ISO 100

Latest Thoughts on the Industry – Website, Lab, and Family Updates!!

I’ve been doing a lot of thinking the past few days about where the industry is heading in regards to photography, cinematography, and technology in general. It seams to me everything is moving so fast and towards Interne...
by Jay
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