September 17, 2014
Posted in rumors

Videos and Photos from the Sony Photokina booth!


The new Sony 28mm f/2.0 FE

If you want to know what’s going on at the Sony Photokina booth here are the images and videos you have to watch:

Sony’s BIG system future at photokina (Photoclubalpha).
Hands-On: Sony 16-35 and QX1, Zeiss Loxia Lenses and More (Admiringlight).
Sony stand report (Dpreview).
Swedish video on Youtube.
QX1 at Photokina on Youtube.
Photokina 2014 – Sony first impression – FE 16-35 f/4 OSS ZA at Verybiglobo.
Picture of the new FE lenses by Sony Asia,
FS-7 at Photokina by EosHD.
28-135mm hands-on by Photographyblog.
FE 28mm hands-on by Photographyblog.
Loxia hands-on at DC.watch.
282MB of pictures on SAR.

New Sony stuff preorders:
Zeiss 16-35mm FE at Amazon, Adorama, BHphoto, Sony Store US.
Zeiss 16-35mm FE in Europe at Sony DE, UK, ES, IT, FR, CH, AT, NL, BE, FI, SE, NO, PT.
28-135mm powerzoom in Europe at Sony DE, UK, ES, IT, FR, CH, AT, NL, BE, FI, SE, NO, PT.
Sony FS7 4K camcorder at Adorama.
HVL-F32M Flash at Adorama, BHphoto.
HVL-F32M Flash in Europe at Sony DE, IT,
Sony RMT-VP1K Wireless Remote Commander & Receiver Kit at Adorama, BHphoto.
Sony XLR-K2M XLR Adaptor Kit (with microphone) at Adorama, BHphoto.
Sony LCS-PSC7 System Bag (Black) at BHphoto.

Loxia at BHphoto:
Zeiss Loxia 35mm f/2 Biogon T* Lens for Sony E Mount (Click here).
Zeiss Loxia 50mm f/2 Planar T* Lens for Sony E Mount (Click here)

September 17, 2014
Posted in rumors

(SR2) Some “whispers” about the FE lens price: Zeiss 35mm for 1399 euro?

sony-fe-24-240mm-zoom-lens

VeryBigLobo got unofficially some “whispered” price info of the new FE lenses:

- 28mm f/2.0 G should cost 499 Euro (February shipment)
- 35mm f/1.4 Zeiss should cost 1399 Euro (March shipment)
- 90mm f/2.8 G macro should cost 999 Euro (March shipment)
- 24-240mm f/3.5-6.4 should cost 1099 Euro (March shipment)
- both converters should cost 229 Euro each (March shipment)

Take it with a grain of salt. To me this looks like a very good pricing!

———
Message to sources: You can send me more info anonymously by using the contact form you see on the very right of your browser. You can also contact me directly at sonyalpharumors@gmail.com.
For readers: Subscribe the RSS feed (Click here) and Twitter (Click here) stream and the Facebook fan page (Click here) in order to not miss any news!
——–

Reminder (SR = Sonyrumor):
SR1=probably fake rumor
SR2=rumor from unknown sources
SR3=50% chance it is correct
SR4=rumor from known sources
SR5=almost certainly correct!

 

September 17, 2014
Posted in news

Hands-on with the new 15-30mm f/2.8 Tamron.


Image courtesy: DSLRmagazine

A very exciting new lens is the 15-30mm f/2.8 DI VC USD lens. And I have been told by trusted sources this lens is definitely coming as A-mount too. The Spanish DSLRmagazine is the first website to report a hands-on of the prototype. This is what they write:

- Is less bigger than it looks on the official pictures
- The Tamron is the first of a new kind of lenses with much more elegant design and new high optical performance
- The Tamron feels of very high quality and solid in your hand. Definitely better than any other Tamron lens made in the past
- The hood can be retracted
- Tamron goal was to deliver a lens of higher quality than those of Canon and Nikon.

Reminder: Press release of the new Tamron lens can be read here on SAR.

Here are imaes from DSLRmagazine and ePhotozine. Click on them to enlarge the image size:

Tamron-SP-15-30mm-VC-USD-Lens-5_1410935923Tamron-SP-15-30mm-VC-USD-Lens-6_1410935933 Tamron-SP-15-30mm-VC-USD-Lens-8_1410935955Tamron-SP-15-30mm-VC-USD-Lens-7_1410935944 Tamron-SP-15-30mm-VC-USD-Lens-1_1410935878

September 16, 2014
Posted in news

Sony video explains the 4D AF technique. Coming to all future new E-mount cameras.

Sony officially launched those two new videos to explain the 4D AF technique. Expect this to be available on all future new E-mount cameras!

found via Image Sensor World.

September 16, 2014
Posted in news

Bill Drummond from Sony explains the new XLR-K2M audio adapter.


Newsshooter at IBC 2014: Sony expand range of hotshoe audio adapters
from Dan Chung on Vimeo.

Sony did not only launch the new Zeiss 16-35mm lens but also new accessories. Among them we have the new XLR-K2M audio adapter for the A7s and RX10. Just watch the video on top to learn mroe about it.
found via Newsshooter.

Preorders, price and specs (Click on store name):
Zeiss 16-35mm FE at Amazon, Adorama, BHphoto, Sony Store US.
Zeiss 16-35mm FE in Europe at Sony DE, UK, ES, IT, FR, CH, AT, NL, BE, FI, SE, NO, PT.
28-135mm powerzoom in Europe at Sony DE, UK, ES, IT, FR, CH, AT, NL, BE, FI, SE, NO, PT.
Sony FS7 4K camcorder at Adorama.
HVL-F32M Flash at Adorama, BHphoto.
HVL-F32M Flash in Europe at Sony DE, IT,
Sony RMT-VP1K Wireless Remote Commander & Receiver Kit at Adorama, BHphoto.
Sony XLR-K2M XLR Adaptor Kit (with microphone) at Adorama, BHphoto.
Sony LCS-PSC7 System Bag (Black) at BHphoto.

Loxia at BHphoto:
Zeiss Loxia 35mm f/2 Biogon T* Lens for Sony E Mount (Click here).
Zeiss Loxia 50mm f/2 Planar T* Lens for Sony E Mount (Click here)

Share News and Rumors

Click on the Share button below to write the message! Name and email are NOT required so you can stay anonymous. Also the IP-address will not be submitted to us. Use Imageshack to share pictures (anonymously).

Your name (not required)

Email (not required)

Rumor

×
×