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  • Alpha A-mount System • Re: Future of A mount March 8, 2021
    I'm thinking of switching to Micro 4/3 Statistics: Posted by bfitzgerald — Mon Mar 08, 2021 12:23 pm
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  • Alpha A-mount System • Re: Future of A mount March 7, 2021
    Minolta is out...Statistics: Posted by bakubo — Mon Mar 08, 2021 12:50 am
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  • Alpha E-Mount system • Re: I am trying out the A6300 March 7, 2021
    A few additional thoughts with more useThere are a few "oddities", small points which are slightly annoyingThe lens release in the left side, I'm not convinced it's the right place as accidentally pressing it could release a lens. It would have been better to put it on the other side. Another point here is by […]
    bfitzgerald
  • Alpha A-mount System • Re: Future of A mount March 7, 2021
    I wonder what happened to this collection?Either he had a whole lot of listings to make on eBay, or can sit tight safely knowing he'll never run out of gear ;-DA somewhat extreme example of GASI can see the need for a few back up items (flashes/bodies) but not to this level!Statistics: Posted by bfitzgerald […]
    bfitzgerald
  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Food / 2021 March 5, 2021
    .Looking forward to your "food /beverage" uploads too... And thanks, Valery.YildizStatistics: Posted by aster — Fri Mar 05, 2021 7:47 am
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Sony FE Macro 50mm f/2.8 – only $500

Sony has just announced yet another 50mm, and this time it’s different – a truly affordable 50mm 1:1 macro, only $500 US. We reckon this will become the most popular standard 50mm lens by far, even more so than the budget 50mm f/1.8. Now you can photograph your food properly at last!

It certainly . . . → Read More: Sony FE Macro 50mm f/2.8 – only $500

Sony 28-75mm f/2.8 SAM on mirrorless FF

With the 24-70mm f/2.8 new Sony GM FE lens selling for £1799 (UK) and the A-mount version two 24-70mm f/2.8 for a full £100 more, the cost of a basic mid-range zoom to use with a camera like the A7RII remains very high. There are good arguments to be happy with the 24-70mm f/4 . . . → Read More: Sony 28-75mm f/2.8 SAM on mirrorless FF

Mixed up market – specced up compacts, dumbed down DSLRs

Canon has pulled off another change in the direction of DSLR development with the EOS 650D, but in the process seem to have accepted a blurring of the boundaries between consumer cameras and enthusiast gear. Sony has finally bowed to pressure and put raw image processing back into a compact, using a larger than normal . . . → Read More: Mixed up market – specced up compacts, dumbed down DSLRs