THE high ISO image quality of the Alpha 700 is important if it is to appeal to news, sports and wildlife photographers. Sony claims the A700’s three-stage noise reduction process (on-chip, RAW file NR, and user controlled High ISO NR) will match the best results from competing Canon and Nikon models. These are excerpts from full resolution pictures, not resized pictures, you can find full pictures on the links stated under the pictures. Please be aware that entire picture is almost 6 MB.
Click on the picture or the link below to view a full size image in your browser. Use your magnify cursor if present to see this at 100 per cent size, or download the image and view it in you image editing program. These are all in-camera JPEGs. They are not conversion from the raw files. The A700 camera used was a pre-production model handed round at the launch press conference in Italy, and final production delivery cameras may have a better file quality than this.
– Damir Tiljak