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October 19, 2014
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Sony TidBits…


Sony XLRK2M (XLA2M) Explained, Reviewed, Tested from patrick murphy-racey on Vimeo.

4K Shootout: Sony A7S vs. Panasonic GH4 at Cameras.Reviewed.
Hitler finds out about the Sony A7S after buying an ARRI AMIRA (Youtube).
Sony A6000 shooting report at Yodobashi.
Guess what camera David Beckham is using at the end of that very stupid ad (Youtube).

Ryan: “Rallycross filmed with the Sony A7S. Very happy with the results of this camera:

Sinan:Last month Sony A7s was officially launched in my country (Turkey) with a special event. During the event I found some time to make some ISO tests with it and published full size photos (with crops) in my site. This is a general ISO test (ISO between 200 to 20000): and this is a ISO 3200 – ISO 409600 comparison which is shot in pitch black:

October 18, 2014
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This week SAR readers photos selection.

Sergey Kuznetsov‎
Shot at Izmailovsky Kremlin, Moscow. Sony A7 + 2470/4

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3) A selection of most liked pictures by the community and by me SAR admin will be posted weekly on SAR.

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October 18, 2014
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Free issue of Alpha Universe magazine released.

You can download the free Alpha Universe magazine at Google Play or iTunes.

October 17, 2014
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Sony Tidbits…

F Stops vs T Stops – what is the difference?

70-200mm G lens review at 13thfloorphotography.
The IBELUX 40mm f/0.85 Lens. World’s Shortest Review (Steve Huff).
RX10 and A6000 Image quality comparison at Soundimagesplus.
Sony E PZ 18-105mm f/4G OSS Review (Photographyblog).
A77II Menu system Walkthrough video on Youtube.
See how Evo & BBC Top Gear photographer produces killer car photography (Inmybag).
Sony A7r review at Colbybrownphotography.

Lior:This is a video I shot with the Sony A7s – a night in the Tel Aviv Jaffa old port. Great place, great camera. Shots were taken in up to ISO 25,600.

Kamila:I would like to show you timelapse/hyperlapse made with a6000. I took around 10.000 photos in three days. Whole project was made in cooperation with Tropical Islands resort. and

Lee: I know you sometimes post about interesting new accessories for Sony cameras. I thought you might be interested in the plate I just launched for using the A7/r/s with a loupe, hood, Z-finder, etc. See more at

Josh:It is a Behind the Scenes video of a swimwear shoot I did. The shoot was done with a Sony A7s and A7 but the video was shot with a Red Epic Dragon. And here is a link to the YouTube Video:

October 17, 2014
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Where is the Samyang T-S 24mm E-mount lens?

A year ago Samyang announced plenty of Full Frame E-mount versions of their current lenses for DSLR. But as noticed by our readers there is one lens that is still not available yet: the Samyang T-S 24mm f/3.5 ED AS UMC. You cannot even preorder it anywhere. Maybe one of you knows what’s going on at Samyang? Or maybe Samyang is reading this and wills end me a note…

All other four FE lenses are in Stock at Amazon (Click on it to see them):
Samyang 14mm f/2.8 ED AS IF UMC
Samyang 24mm f/1.4 ED AS IF UMC
Samyang 35mm f/1.4 AS UMC
Samyang 85mm f/1.4 AS IF UMC


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