December 1, 2016
Posted in news

A99II news: Shipping in USA. Capture One adds RAW support. Chip.de says the camera is the best ever tested.

FacebookShare

a99ii

We got three Sony A99II news:

  1. SAR readers Chuck and Robbie sent me screenshot proving their A99II preorder at BHphoto shipped out today.
  2. The German magazine Chip.de tested the A99II and gave the camera a very high 96,7 % rating which is the best score ever given to any tested camera.. For them the A99II is an A7rII on speed!
  3. Today Phase One released Capture One Pro 10. It also added RAW support for the A99II. A general features review of the new software can be read at Captureoneblog.

Sony A99II preorders at BHphoto, Adorama. AmazonPhotoPorst, Calumet Germany, Amazon UK and WexUK.

FacebookShare
December 1, 2016
Posted in reviews

New A6500 tests by Gary Fong and Jason Lanier

FacebookShare


Sony A6500- the best focusing Sony Mirrorless Camera for use with Canon lenses with adapters (Jason Lanier)

A6500 at BHphoto, Amazon, Adorama, Focuscamera. In EU at Amazon.de, Fotomundus, Calumet.de. WexUK. PCHstore.


The Sony a6500 VS a6300 And a6000 (Gary Fong)

FacebookShare
December 1, 2016
Posted in news

Sony Tidbits…

FacebookShare


Sony Professional: introducing the FS7 II

Full list of todays Gold Box deals at Amazon, BHphoto, eBay, Amazon.de, Amazon.co.uk, Amazon.fr, Amazon.it, Amazon.es.
Best of 2016: Digital Cameras (Explora).
Voigtlander Super Wide-Heliar 15mm F/4.5 III E-Mount review by Andrew Mohrer.
Sony Sofortrabatt-Aktion: Bis zu 50EUR Sofortrabatt auf ausgewählte Objektive beim Kauf einer Sony Alpha 6000 (Amazon Deutschland).
ZEISS Classic, Milvus, Otus – What is the best lens family for Portraits? (Lenspire).
Zeiss Loxia 85mm at Interbee (DC.watch).

To write a guest post on SAR follow the instruction on that page.

Hanna Saba:Check out my behind the scenes video of a pre wedding shoot using the NEW Sony 70200 f2.8 G Master. Filmed with the a6300 and sony 4k action
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WRxMhp_ak4g

Juha:This video was shot mostly on Sony A7RII with 55mm f/1.8 and 35mm f/2.8 Sony Zeiss. A few shots were filmed on A7s with Sony Zeiss 24-70 f/4. It was entirely shot in S – Log 2 mostly at 60 fps some shots were filmed at 120 fps and scaled up. I edited it in Premiere CC and used D-Luts and Lumetri for Grading. It is really convenient using these type of compact but capable cameras for a shoot like this – it was all shot handheld. Our intention was to make a Music video which is more like a short film, as the music is a non album track and rather a sound collage. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d4YkyxcV6-U

bfcm-zeiss
Probably the best Black Friday Cyber Monday Zeiss deals for the EU (Zeiss Optics).

FacebookShare
November 30, 2016
Posted in deals

Those are the CyberMonday Bestsellers at BHphoto and Amazon

FacebookShare

bestsellers

Curious to hear what were the most sold camera stuff at Black Frrday and Cyber Monday?

Most sold Mirrorless system cameras:
Sony A6000 both at BHphoto and Amazon.

Most sold lens for Mirrorless system cameras
Fuji XF35mm at BHphoto.
18-105mm Sony E-mount lens at Amazon.

Most sold DSLR cameras:
Nikon D3400 at BHphoto.
Canon T6 at Amazon.

Reminder: The Sony camera and lens savings are still running at Adorama and BHphoto. The two hottest deals:$200 $200 off on the Sony A7II at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto.
$350 off on the Sony 6000 kit at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto.

FacebookShare
November 30, 2016
Posted in reviews

Sony A6500 in Stock at FocusCamera! And reviewed by CameraLabs.

FacebookShare

a6500-focuscamera

The new Sony A6500 is in Stock for the first time in USA via Focuscamera (Click here) and eBay (Click here).

CameraLabs posted the full Sony A6500 review and the verdict is:

The built-in IS may not be quite as good as Olympus, but greatly improves composition, still shooting and movie filming with unstabilised lenses, and while the touch capabilities are under-used, you can at least tap to reposition the AF area or pull-focus while filming. While it’s the continuous autofocus and fast bursts that continue to set it apart from rivals, the upgrades have made it a much more compelling camera overall than its predecessor. Sony needs to do some work on its controls and user interface, not to mention updating some features that should be standard at this price, but they don’t hold it back from a recommended award.

.

Also the A99II was supposed to start shipping out today in USA via BHphoto, Adorama. Amazon. Let me know if your preorder is shipping out!

FacebookShare

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

What are Cookies?
A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that is stored in a temporary location on your computer to allow our website to distinguish you from other users of the website. If you don't want to accept cookies, you'll still be able to browse the site and use it for research purposes. Most web browsers have cookies enabled, but at the bottom of this page you can see how to disable cookies. Please note that cookies can't harm your computer. We don't store personally identifiable information in the cookies, but we do use encrypted information gathered from them to help provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allow us to improve our site. You can watch a simple video from Google to find more information about cookies.

Cookies used by our Website
The Sonyalpharumors website, Sonyalpharumors.com, uses the following cookies for the collection of website usage statistics and to ensure that we can . These are anonymous and temporary. By using our website, you agree that we may place these types of cookies on your device.
Read how Google uses data when you use our partners' sites or apps: http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/partners/
Google Analytics Cookie Usage on Websites: https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage?csw=1#cookiesSet Addthis cookies: http://www.addthis.com/privacy.
Disqus cookies: https://help.disqus.com/customer/portal/articles/466235-use-of-cookies.
Vimeo cookies: http://vimeo.com/privacy.
Youtube cookies: https://support.google.com/youtube/answer/171780?hl=en-GB

Disabling/Enabling Cookies
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying the settings in your browser. Please note however that by deleting our cookies or disabling future cookies you may not be able to access certain areas or features of our site. For information about how to disable cookies in your browser please visit the About Cookies website.

Close

×