June 7, 2015
Posted in news

New A7s film is a Vimeo Staff Pick – “Tokyo Roar”


Tokyo Roar
from Brandon Li on Vimeo.

SAR reader Brandon Li sent me this: “Hi Andrea! I shot this short film about Tokyo on the A7s and it is now featured on Vimeo’s Staff Picks. Tokyo Roar is a rollercoaster ride through the city’s many personalities


Sony A7s store links:
Sony A7s in USA/CA at Amazon, Adorama, BHphoto, Sony USA, Sony Canada.
Sony A7s in Eu at Sony DE, UK, ES, FR, IT, NL, BE, AT, CH, SE, NO, FI, PL. And Wex UK.
A7s Gariz leather case in Black (Click here), Brown (Click here), Red (Click here) and Orange (Click here).

June 7, 2015
Posted in news

This week SAR readers photos selection.


Pavel ‘Pasharome’ Vavilin‎
Sony ILCE-6000
Konica Hexanon 50/1.7

1) Submit your picture with a message and picture here: facebook.com/sonyalpharumors or on the SonyAlphaForum image section.
2) Like and comment the pictures from other readers here: facebook.com/sonyalpharumors/photos_stream?tab=photos and on SonyAlphaForum.
3) A selection of most liked pictures by the community and by me SAR admin will be posted weekly on SAR.

Note: When sending a pic feel free to also add a link to your site to promote yourself!

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June 6, 2015
Posted in deals

A6000 back in Stock at Sony US. New RX100m2 and Tamron deals.


Quick update on the Sony site mess story: The A6000 is now listed back in Stock at SonyStoreUS. Still missing is the A7r but I guess that one will be back soon too.

New deals:
The refurbished RX100m2 sells for $349 only on eBay US (Click here) and on Amazon US (Click here).
Tamron A-mount lens deals are listed on BHphoto (Click here).

June 6, 2015
Posted in news

Sony Tidbits…


Sony FE PZ 28-135mm f/4 G OSS Lens: Hands on Review

Reality Check. A tale of two 35’s (Jorge Torralba).
An apples to oranges system test 810 + Otus 55mm v A7r + FE55 (SonyAlphaForum)
Sigma 24mm f1.4 Art on A7 Mk ii (SonyAlphaForum).
Sony Action Cam used in The Samurai World (Actioncamerarumors).
Distagon 35mm lens test at Mobile01.
16-35mm lens test at PChome.
Elegance in Action: Hasselblad Lunar and Stellar Digital Cameras (BHphoto).
Lensbaby Velvet 56mm f/1.6 first impressions at SonyMirrorlessPro.

Michiel:Because there are no reviews on the internet of the HX90v/ HX90 jet, I made a flickr page with a few iso test shots of the HX90. https://flic.kr/s/aHsk9pHcSb

June 5, 2015
Posted in rumors

(SR3) Finally some A99 successor rumor. Coming mid September and has 4K recording.


A source finally managed to gather some info about the next A-mount camera. He told me that:

– A99II was planed to be released along with the A7II back in November. But Sony decided to work on a more advanced version of the camera.
– The A99II is now scheduled to be announced in mid-September
– It has internal 4K recording and new sensor
– It will be launched along a new 24-105mm f/4.0 lens and a new Zeiss 85mm f/1.4 SSM.
– Still not sure if also the 135mm f/1.8 SSM will be announced among the A99II

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