July 17, 2015
Posted in deals

Reminder: Rokinon 85mm f/1.4 FE lens for $249 only.


The deal will end by end of this month: Rokinon 85mm f/1.4 FE lens for a new low price record of $249 at BestPriceOptics on eBay US (Click here).

A full list of camera deals can be found on those special Sony pages at BHphoto (Click here) and Adorama (Click here).

July 17, 2015
Posted in rumors

(SR3) Sony 85/1.4 G to be annound in September/October?


A source claimed to have seen an early prototype of the Sony FE 85mm f/1.4 lens. It was not labeled as Zeiss. This means he is not sure yet the lens will get the Zeiss or Sony “G” badge on it. The lens has been designed to have an extremely nice bokeh.

The lens is scheduled to hit the market in September/October.

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July 17, 2015
Posted in news

Sony Tidbits…


RX100 IV & RX10 II – Super Slow Motion- Children | Cyber-shot | Sony

Sony A7 with Canon 20mm FD review by Philip Reeve (SonyAlphaForum).
Zeiss Loxia 50mm f/2 Review (Photographylife).
Sony 90mm FE test at Spanish DSLRmagazine.
FE 28mm tested at French Focus Numerique.
Commercial for German Cinema shot on Sony Alpha A7s and Atomos Shogun (SonyAlphaForum).
My First Experience with the Sony PXW-FS7K Made Me a Convert (Sony Blog).

Jimmy:Wanted to share a lens test I did with the Sony Zeiss 55mm f1.8 (mated to the Sony A7). I was shooting straight into the sun during golden hour and wanted to test the detail, clarity and bokeh in extreme conditions. I go through 30 images in Lightroom and the results are stunning!  : https://youtu.be/kYZB375Z14M

July 16, 2015
Posted in deals

Loxia 35mm and 50mm in Stock in USA. Batis FE lenses shipping tomorrow in US.


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It’s rare to find both Loxia in Stock in USA. Here they are:
50mm Loxia in Stock at Adorama, KenMoreCamera, Popflash.
35mm Loxia in Stock at Amazon, KenMoreCamera.

And in USA tomorrow the first new Batis lenses will ship to early preorders:
Zeiss Batis 85mm f/1.8 lens in US at Adorama, Bhphoto. In Eu at Amazon DE, WexUK. In Asia at Digitalrev.
Zeiss Batis 25mm f/2.0 lens at Adorama, Bhphoto. In EU at Amazon DE, WexUK. In Asia at Digitalrev.

July 16, 2015
Posted in news

New Panasonic GX8 is rumored to use the new Sony Micro Four Thirds sensor.



Today Panasonic announced the new GX8 (specs here). The camera is rumored to be the first MFT camera using the new Sony 20 megapixel Four Thirds sensor. Sony recently listed three new sensors on their website including the 20MP FT sensor.


Sony is now conquering the MFT world with their sensors?



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