October 15, 2015
Posted in deals

Up to $500 off on the new Sony A7rII!

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We have a first series of deals on the Sony A7rII:
$500 off on the Grey imported Sony A7rII at Deals-All-Years eBay (Click here).
$310 off on the Grey imported an 1 year seller warranty Sony A7rII at Deals-All-Years eBay (Click here).
$300 off on the Open Box Sony A7rII at Samys eBay (Click here).
$$$ of feee extras on the normal US warranty A7rII sold at BuyDig eBay (Click here).

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October 15, 2015
Posted in rumors

Sigma to launch the world’s widest f/1.4 FF lens! Here is the first image

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Sony A7 camera owners will soon get an extraordinary lens (if they use it with a Canon EF to E-mount adapter). Tomorrow morning (October 16) Sigma will announce the world’s widest f/1.4 Full Frame lens you can get: The 20mm f/1.4 ART lens! And unlike the new Otus 28mm lens you will not have to get bankrupt to buy it. Current Sigma ART f/1.4 lenses do sell for just under $1.000 (see list on eBay).

And those are the full lens specs (google translated from Japanese):
– Lens construction: 15 sheets group 11
– Large-diameter aspherical lens
– Two FLD lens, adopted five SLD lens. Correction of magnification chromatic aberration to the limit
– AF motor HSM. Adopted a new full-time manual mechanism
– Total length: 129.8mm
– Maximum diameter: 90.7mm
– Weight: 950g
– The diaphragm blades: 9 sheets and (circular aperture)
– Maximum magnification of 1: 7.1
– Thorough the flare and ghost measures
– Design distortion is very small
– The consideration of the sagittal coma flare
– Mounts for Canon, Nikon, for sigma
– Suggested retail price of ¥ 162,000 (over-the-counter price of around ¥ 120,000 in the lowest)

via Digicameinfo, via Mirrorlessrumors.

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October 15, 2015
Posted in news

Image of the RX1RII optical low pass filter and new video interview with Sony.

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Want to know more about the new RX1RII? Here is a new roundup:

Worldwide preorders will start on November 5 at 8am New York time (Source: Bhphoto, Amazon and Adorama)
On top you can see the image showing the new optical variable low pass filter and the rectactable EVF construction (Image courtesy: ePhotozine).

Sony RX1R II: First Look Interview with Sony:

Hands-on by ThePhoBlographer.
The Phoblographer Demos the Sony RX1r Mk II (Youtube).
Sony A7s II and the NEW RX1r II – First Impressions – Plus Uncompressed RAW Firmware Update (Luminous Landscape).

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October 15, 2015
Posted in reviews

New Sony A7sII image samples (DSLRmagazine, Brian Smith…)

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The A7sII construction (ePhotozine).

The A7sII has been officially presented to the press yesterday. And the camera will ship worldwide tomorrow: In USA at Amazon, BHphoto, FocusCamera, Adorama, in Europe at WexUK, Jessops and in Asia soon at Digitalrev.

New tests:
Hands-on and image samples at ePhotozine.
The Spanish DSLRmagazine posted full size A7sII image samples you can download to pixel peep on your computer.
Brian Smith hands-on review

Something strange: In many European countries like Germany there is no(!) A7sII preorder option in any store. Not a good job from Sony :(

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October 15, 2015
Posted in rumors

Thanks(!) to the new trusted source who shared the correct RX1m2 rumor

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This is just a short thanks to the anonymous source who sent me the correct RX1m2 rumor back in early August. I posted the rumor in September (article here).

Hope to hear more from you soon ;)

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