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  • Sony Alpha 100-900 • Re: Over warm pictures October 27, 2016
    Whew! CC, when I first saw this title, I thought you cache of old photographs had caught on fire! ;->DustyStatistics: Posted by Dusty — Thu Oct 27, 2016 5:58 pm
  • Give it Your Best Shot • A Few Candids October 27, 2016
    The wife's niece recently got engaged and she wanted an outdoor shoot of her, her fiancee, and her son. Taken with the a99 and the 135mm ZA.and with the 85mm ZAStatistics: Posted by jbtaylor — Thu Oct 27, 2016 5:02 pm
  • Sony Alpha 100-900 • Over warm pictures October 27, 2016
    Although this is a few years old the Phoblographer review site when reviewing, I think it was Chris Gambat, the Sony A37 said he didn't like the over warm pictures, but after a couple of days playing with the menu, he found deep in side the menu an adjustment that he unlocked, He said the […]
  • Sony Alpha 100-900 • Re: Future of A mount October 27, 2016
    Sony is a big enough company to be able to weather this trend away from hardware cameras in favor of smartphones.There will always be serious photographers and they will always need serious gear. Sony plans to be there to capitalize on that market.Statistics: Posted by CHOLLY — Thu Oct 27, 2016 2:23 pm
  • Sony Alpha 100-900 • Re: Future of A mount October 27, 2016
    Just a thought, but let all A Mount cameras revert back to Minolta logo and Sony stick with all the E mount stuff. Apparently Minolta or at least their old staff are still on Sony's books as a consultant designers. Yes, there has been a succession of models since the A100 some OK but quite […]

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Photoworld and Image – complete digital 28 issue archive!


We are able to offer, now, the complete 28-issue digital archive in page-turn format for the final eleven years of Minolta Image and Photoworld (as it became) from 2002 to 2011. For only £10, a one-off payment, you unlock the complete collection of digital versions of the printed quarterly magazine.

This collection forms a . . . → Read More: Photoworld and Image – complete digital 28 issue archive!

Paperback edition of Photoworld 2008-11

We have decided to make a Lulu print-on-demand digitally produced paperback edition covering the last three years of Photoworld magazine, covering the period from the launch of Alpha 900 and photokina 2008, through to the final edition of our quarterly magazine in Summer 2011, when the Alpha 77 was about to hit the streets.

This . . . → Read More: Paperback edition of Photoworld 2008-11

Summer Photoworld – our final quarterly

The Summer edition of Photoworld magazine is now available on-line in two forms – through our YUDU subscription, and through the Photoclubalpha website membership subscription. This will be our last quarterly, as over the last few years the website had taken over as a more practical vehicle for news and comment.

In place of the . . . → Read More: Summer Photoworld – our final quarterly

New Photoworld edition available

The latest Photoworld edition, No 1 2011, is now available to electronic edition subscribers (Normal or Premium) and is being printed to mail out before the end of January to all print edition subscribers.

The cover shot is by Shirley Kilpatrick, and is an uncropped capture very rapidly taken using the Alpha 550 with . . . → Read More: New Photoworld edition available

Back issues to 2002

We have now expanded the archive of downloadable PDF files of our magazine issues, available to subscribers to Photoclubalpha, back to December 2002 with five issues of Minolta Image. The issues make a fascinating record of the transition from film to digital, and then from Minolta to Konica Minolta, and later to Sony.

The link . . . → Read More: Back issues to 2002

Master Photo Digital on-line – free

All of Icon’s professional Master Photo Digital magazines can be read free on line. The latest, June 2009, has just been published:

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This magazines uses the same Flash Reader format as the 19 editions of Photoworld and – NEWLY ADDED! – . . . → Read More: Master Photo Digital on-line – free

Subscribe to Photoworld digital editions

It’s been a marathon exercise – all 18 editions of Photoworld, from the time of the Konica Minolta merger to our last (January) back issue, have been converted to a really great readable format (using Flash Player) which you can view via your web browser, print out or download for off-line reading. We have now . . . → Read More: Subscribe to Photoworld digital editions

Call for Gallery Entries

We are now accepting images for entry to the Summer edition Photoworld magazine Gallery pages. Non-subscribers may submit via this email address up to three images per quarter/issue only (subscribers to the magazine may submit an unlimited number). Images should be no larger than 2000 x 3000 pixels or the equivalent data size for panoramas . . . → Read More: Call for Gallery Entries

New Photoworld – Alpha 900 A2 foldout poster

For any large circulation magazine to create a page section which folds out to view a A2 size is too expensive to consider – but Photoworld, subscribed to by enthusiasts and printed in a short run of only 1,600 copies, goes out on November 5th with a foldout sample image.

. . . → Read More: New Photoworld – Alpha 900 A2 foldout poster