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  • Lens Lore • CZ A-mount 24 real CZ 25 FE mount August 27, 2015
    Has anyone out there actually been able to sample the new 25mm and compare it with the CZ Sony ( Zony ) 24mm ? At the moment the 24 mm is available and about $ 150 cheaper than quoted prices the new Batis lens.Statistics: Posted by peterottaway — Thu Aug 27, 2015 12:29 pm
  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Some summer shots :) August 27, 2015
    Excellent shot ValeryStatistics: Posted by the_hefay — Thu Aug 27, 2015 3:25 am
  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Folklorama August 26, 2015
    Wow! The colors in the first one are amazing, but I'm not sure anything would look bad on that beauty!DustyStatistics: Posted by Dusty — Wed Aug 26, 2015 5:02 pm
  • Alpha NEX system • Re: RX100 replacement options August 26, 2015
    I went round in circles trying to determine which camera to get to replace my RX100, which, like others, I loved but hated the lack of an eye-level viewfinder.Finally, I bought a RX100/3 on eBay, hardly used, for a very acceptable price. I am now VERY happy for my 'everywhere, everyday" camera. I don't feel […]
  • Alpha NEX system • Re: Post about the A7R II up now August 26, 2015
    Long time ... but, I got my A7R II yesterday.First day with my small travel kit : voigtlander 12mm 5.6, 21mm 1.8 , and Leica 40mm 2.0 and 90mm 2.0.Stabilization Wow with electronic viewfinder in full zoom (the 90mm 2.0 feel almost on a tripod). Video in car moving is very stable even when running […]

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Sigma’s system revolution


Sigma Imaging, already one of our favourite lens makers, has announced upgrades and new functions for their entire system which will transform the way it works with all the major camera systems. The new DC 17-70mm f/2.8-4 – DC (APS-C format) lenses have never been given the EX designation, even when they clearly matched the EX […] . . . → Read More: Sigma’s system revolution

Photokina new matte box, 55-300mm


Made by Sony according to girl on photokina stand after asking bloke. But closer examination matte box/rig says Genius as the maker so pretty sure it’s third party. Similar shown on other cameras. 55-300mm SAM DT. We were allowed to take test shots briefly with the Alpha 99 and 28-75mm SAM lens. The camera is just a […] . . . → Read More: Photokina new matte box, 55-300mm

A divided path for Sony


Most Japanese camera companies have divisions, groups, and teams right down to the very last individual product. Even a single lens design may have its own small team, from R&D and design down to final assembly. What we are seeing happen in Sony right now is the result of complex competition and collaboration between several […] . . . → Read More: A divided path for Sony

Last call for Sony Awards entries

Wednesday 07 December, the World Photography Organisation, issues a last call for entries for the 2012 Sony World Photography Awards, the world’s most comprehensive photography competition. The deadline for entries is Wednesday 04 January 2012 giving photographers from across the world just four weeks left to enter. The Sony World Photography Awards is free to enter […] . . . → Read More: Last call for Sony Awards entries