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November 24, 2016
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Sony Tidbits…


Full list of todays Gold Box deals at Amazon, BHphoto, eBay,,,,,
Holy Grail of Lenses- my first shoot with the Canon 200mm f/1.8 using the Sony A7Rii (Jason Lanier).
Sony A6500 4K – Sony Video Competition Submission Winner (Max Yuryev)
Primes Lenses to Replace your Zooms (Explora).
Wide and Extreme Wide-Angle Lenses: A Guide (Explora).
Memory Card Buying Guide (Explora).
Shoot, Review, Organize & Share With PlayMemories (Alphauniverse).

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November 22, 2016
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New shipping date for the 18-110mm PZ E-mount lens (Feb 10, 2017)


You gotta be patient with Sony lenses! The 70-200mm GM lens is still not in Stock in any US store and if you are waiting for the new 18-110mm PZ E-mount lens…welll wait more! The lens will start shipping on February 10 only according to BHphoto (Click here).

18-110mm preorders:
in USA at Adorama and BHphoto.
in Germany at Calumet.

November 22, 2016
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Firmware update for the Sony A7II


Sony released a new firmware update for the Sony A7II (Download it here). Improvements over version 3.20:

  • Improves a condition that occurs with system software version 3.20 where, when using the Flash, the amount of light at the edge of the image is insufficient.


November 22, 2016
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Did Canon just blatantly copy a Sony video?

The 2016 Canon video about David McLain

SAR reader Alex just sent me this:

Have you noticed that Canon just put out a video copying what Sony did 4 years ago with David McLain? They even both have BTS videos and everything!

The 2012 Sony video about David McLain

What would Homer Simpson say about this?  D’oh!!!!

November 22, 2016
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Sony Tidbits…

Sony 28mm f2 VS Minolta 28mm f2.8 in 4k

Full list of todays Gold Box deals at Amazon, BHphoto, eBay,,,,,
Sony A99 II Gallery: Real-world shots straight from the Lone Star State (Imaging Resource).
Samyang 50mm AF vs Sony 55mm by Mirrorlessons.
Swedish GM lens test by Fotosidan.
3rd part of overview of E-mount lenses for APS-C format by Polish site Tomiga.
Rokinon 35mm f/1.2 APS-C E-mount lens tested at

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Emin:Yesterday i try to shoot on a new techart pro adapter and projection lens

João:Some info that might interest you. If you go to Magnum web site you can see the EXIF. Here’s a short list of who’s using sony a7’s and even Sony A mount cameras. Richard Kalvar, Alex Majoli, Abbas, Christopher Anderson, Eli Reed, Peter Van Agtmael, Michael Christopher Brown, Mikhael Subotzky, Larry Towell, Gueorgui Pinkhassov, Moises Saman


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