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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: A99-2 September 24, 2020
    Geese #2 is special. You got the eye.JTStatistics: Posted by jbtaylor — Thu Sep 24, 2020 6:25 pm
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: A99-2 September 24, 2020
    bakubo wrote:Nice photos. Good light on the fox. I like the donut boheh in the yellow weeds in the background of the fox photo.Thank you!Some other donuts ... A99-II + 500F8Wild northern geeseStatistics: Posted by ValeryD — Thu Sep 24, 2020 4:51 am
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: Snow Monkeys at Jigokudani, Japan September 23, 2020
    Thank you!It was cool to see them. They loved soaking in the hot natural spring water. And they would hang around there in the steam to stay warm even when they weren't in the water.Statistics: Posted by bakubo — Wed Sep 23, 2020 9:39 pm
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: A99-2 September 23, 2020
    Nice photos. Good light on the fox. I like the donut boheh in the yellow weeds in the background of the fox photo.Statistics: Posted by bakubo — Wed Sep 23, 2020 9:37 pm
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  • Give it Your Best Shot • Re: A99-2 September 23, 2020
    Some new shot from the road to The Pas.Curious fox (A99-II + Minolta 500F8)Statistics: Posted by ValeryD — Wed Sep 23, 2020 9:10 pm
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Sony UK cashbacks end Sept 4th

Some worthwhile Sony lens cashbacks – some applying to in-stock lenses which may not have suffered the August price-hike yet – can be found from UK dealers such as WEX Photographic.

Amazon.co.uk has a reasonably good list of lenses too and the 70-200mm f/4 FE OSS G can still be found for under £1k . . . → Read More: Sony UK cashbacks end Sept 4th

Sony’s precision aspherics

In interviews about the new micron-accurate aspheric lens element moulding process used to increase the resolution of the latest Sony G Master lenses, a visual has appeared which shows the ‘onion ring’ effect that coarser mould machining causes in lens elements.

Working independently, I’ve been aware of this for years – and I have used . . . → Read More: Sony’s precision aspherics

CZ 24mm + 35mm and 85mm SAM lenses arrive

Sony is expanding its line-up of over 30 A-mount lenses with new models that will appeal to seasoned photographers and those new to DSLR cameras alike – a 35mm f/1.8 DT (APS-C) SAM, an 85mm f/2.8 full frame SAM, and the long-awaited 24mm f/2 Carl Zeiss Distagon T* 24mm f/2 for full frame with . . . → Read More: CZ 24mm + 35mm and 85mm SAM lenses arrive