November 8, 2015
Posted in rumors

New Lensbaby Composer Pro II with Edge 50 Optic for Sony E and A-mount.



Lensbaby announced a new Composer PRO II with Edge 50 Optic. It comes for both mounts:
Lensbaby E-mount at BHphoto.
Lensbaby A-mount at BHphoto.

Hasselblad E-mount lens deals:
16-70mm Zeiss lens for $699 at BHphoto (Click here).
Hasselblad 18-200mm E-mount lens sells for $499 only (Click here). $350 less than the Sony version.
Hasselblad 16mm E-mount lens costs $100 less than the Sony version.

New Sony refurbished stuff with 90 days warranty:
There is a very large Stock of Sony refurbished items sold though their Secondipity partner page on eBay (Click here) and Amazon (Click here).

New RX1rII, A7sII, Loxia 21mm and Sigma 20mm store links:
Sony A7sII is now shipping in USA at Amazon, BHphoto, FocusCamera, Adorama. And in Europe/Asia at ParkCameras, WexUK, Jessops and Digitalrev.
Sigma 20mm f/1.4 Nikon F mount version at BHphoto and Adorama.
Sigma 20mm f/1.4 Canon EF mount version at BHphoto and Adorama.
Loxia 21mm FE lens at BHphoto and Adorama. In Europe at WexUK.
RX1rII at Bhphoto, Amazon and Adorama.

November 8, 2015
Posted in reviews

New Sony A7rII news and tests roundup.


The complete Sony A7r II Autofocus test with FE, A-mount and EF-mount lenses

Canon pro after one week with A7Rii (SonyAlphaForum).
Secrets: starring Rachel Alexander: shot with the Sony A7rII (Mike Kobal).
Hands-on video review by BHphoto (Youtube).
Sony A7RII VS D810 Vs 5DSR Revisited (Fstoppers)
Sony A7R II vs Sony RX1R II (World of DSLR).
Choosing between a D810 or A7RII (Jorge Torralba).
Sony A7r Mark II Review (SonyAlphaLab on Youtube).
Lucy: “.here is a link to some excellent work by a photographer who has moved from micro four thirds system to the Sony A7R II and shot on the streets of Istanbul with the Loxia 35mm (Footlessfish).

A7rII store list:
In USA: at Amazon, BHphoto, AdoramaSonyStore US, FocusCamera, Uniquephoto.
In Europe at Amazon DE, Amazon UK, Wex UK and ParkCameras.
In Asia at Digitalrev, CameraPro.

November 8, 2015
Posted in news

This week SAR readers photos selection.


Fabien Corrente‎
Muay-thaï fighters from ‪#‎Aubervilliers‬ in France, shoot I made with my brand new A7rII + Sony SEL 70-200 f4 G at 135 f4 1/250sec. 3200ISO.
Hope you like it smile emoticon best regards. Fabien Corrente Stil-Photos

1) Submit your picture with a message and picture here: or on the SonyAlphaForum image section.
2) Like and comment the pictures from other readers here: and on SonyAlphaForum.
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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November 7, 2015
Posted in deals

eBay deal of the day: Sony A7II-A7rII-A7sII grip for $60 only!


As part of the eBay Deals of the day you get the Meike Sony A7II-A7rII-A7sII grip with remote controller for $60 only on eBay US (Click here). That’s a $20 off compared to the lowest price on Amazon.

New Sony RX1RII:
And the brand new Sony RX1RII first day sales are pretty good according to Amazon ranking (Click here). Not bad for such an expensive camera! Preorder the new RX1RII at Amazon US (Click here), Bhphoto (Click here) and Adorama (Click here).

New Sony refurbished stuff with 90 days warranty:
There is a very large Stock of Sony refurbished items sold though their Secondipity partner page on eBay (Click here) and Amazon (Click here).

Lowest A7rII price:
Grey imported (1 year US warranty) Sony A7rII now sells for $2,699 on eBay US (Click here).

November 7, 2015
Posted in news

News roundup: Hasselblad -DJI partnerhip. Sony Camera Remote Control released. New L-plate for Metabones adapter. Capture One adds uncompressed file support.


Sony released the new Remote Camera Control Ver.3.6 (Info at Sony UK).

The Drone make DJI just bought a minority stake of Hasselblad (Mirrorlessrumors).

Bildschirmfoto 2015-11-06 um 20.59.04

ReallyRightStuff announced the new Metabones L-Plate adapter for Sony cameras.

The last Capture one update (8.3.4) supports the A7rII uncompressed raw files.


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