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  • Alpha A-mount System • Re: Oh dear A99 problem! March 3, 2021
    First time I've seen a problem so far, that includes A200, A57, 77, 77ii - so hard for me to say if and how reliable they areI'm not a heavy hard user on gear, I don't throw it around and my shot count isn't anywhere near high bar maybe the odd marathon which isn't happening […]
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Food / 2021 March 3, 2021
    .Apricots... they indeed were eaten and after some thoughts the kernels were planted to germinate into little apricot seedlings.. A6000 and Tamron 90 mm macro YildizStatistics: Posted by aster — Wed Mar 03, 2021 11:46 am
    aster
  • Give it Your Best Shot • Food / 2021 March 3, 2021
    .Hi; It's "food for thought" time.Just some food photos to keep the forum going... Shot with my Sony video camera a while ago. May be a little less sharp than what we are used to from our DSLRs.The thread is open for all food / beverage shots anyone would like to share.YildizStatistics: Posted by aster […]
    aster
  • Alpha A-mount System • Re: Oh dear A99 problem! March 3, 2021
    I know how frustrating this is for you. If you hadn't told me the brand my guess would have been Sony. I have 3 Sony cameras and all of them developed problems in a short time. And my 2 Konica Minolta 7D bodies also had serious problems.My 8 Minolta cameras (7 35mm film bodies, 1 […]
    bakubo
  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Tiny sensor revenge gallery thread! March 3, 2021
    I especially like that first one, but all are good. What camera did you use?Statistics: Posted by bakubo — Wed Mar 03, 2021 8:53 am
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New ‘micro 4/3rds’ system unveiled

Received this morning from Olympus PR:

Tokyo, 5 August 2008 – Olympus Imaging Corporation (Olympus Imaging) and Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd. (Panasonic) today announced joint development of technologies and devices for the “Micro Four Thirds System standard”.

. . . → Read More: New ‘micro 4/3rds’ system unveiled

A700 and A100 rear LCD screen resolution

Sony say that the Alpha 100 has a 230,000 pixel rear screen and the Alpha 700 has 920,000 pixels. What they don’t make entirely clear is how many individual R, G or B pixels are used to create each ‘pixel’ of the image (complete RGB). In fact the 920,000 pixel screen is VGA – 640 . . . → Read More: A700 and A100 rear LCD screen resolution