September 11, 2014
Posted in rumors

(SR5) 28-135mm FE powerzoom lens specs.


At 08:00 London time we will stream the Sony event live. And according to latest minute rumors Sony will announce the FS7 4K camcorder and the 28-135mm f/4.0 FE powerzoom lens. The other A and E-mount lenses will be announced on Monday Sept 15 at 16:00 Berlin time!

The Powerzoom specs are:
f/4.0 aperture
Minimum focus 0.4 meter
Three control rings on lens.
In lens stabilization
Filter diameter 95mm
Weight 1400g
Comes with hood, case and strap.
Dust and moisture resistant

And please mark the other A and E-mount lens announcement time! Be here on Monday Sept 15 at 16:00 Berlin time!!!

September 11, 2014
Posted in news

Sony announcement at 8am London time! Follow the live-streaming here on SAR!


You can watch the press conference from Sony at the IBC show in Amsterdam live here on SonyAlphaRumors! It starts soon at:

12pm San Francisco time
3am NYC
8:00 London
9:00 Berlin
16:00 Tokyo

Sony will announce the new 4K-E-mount photocamera and hopefully also the new 28-135mm powerzoom and 16-35mm Zeiss FE lenses. There is another Sony announcement scheduled for Monday Sept 15 at 16:00 Berlin time. SO I am not sure if all new A and E-mount lenses will be announced tomorrow…

September 11, 2014
Posted in deals

$400 off on the Sony A7r at FocusCamera!


With the “secret” code “Olympus20” you get $400 off (and fre LR5) with the Sony A7r sold at FocusCamera (Click here).

And these are their three bestselling kits on Sony compact cameras (with plenty of free stuff):
RX100m3 bundle (Click here).
HX300 bundle (Click here).
HX50 bundle (Click here).

The triple Sony eBay deal is still running:
Sony A6000 with kit lens with a $100(!) discount at BigValue eBay (Click here).
$349 only for the Sony RX100 at BigValue eBay (Click here).
Sony 32GB SDHC Class 10 UHS-1 R40 Memory Card – 2 Pack for $34 only at FocusCamera eBay (Click here).

September 11, 2014
Posted in news

Crazy! Sandisk announces world’s Highest Capacity SD! Up to 512GB on one card!


All of you shooting 4K video, 36MP images and on the future 50MP Cameras ;) will love this! Sandisk announced the new “World’s Highest Capacity SD Card for High Performance Video and Photo Capture”!

There are three of them you can preorder at Adorama and BHphoto:
SanDisk 512GB for $729.00 at Adorama (Click here) and BHphoto (Click here).
SanDisk 256GB for $359.00 at Adorama (Click here).
SanDisk 128GB for $189.00 at Adorama (Click here).

Here si the full press text:
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September 11, 2014
Posted in rumors

Sony USA promises a “WOW” in glass! Announcement around 7am London time.


Like I told you before Photokina is definitely a Sony “Lens” announcement place. And Sony US just remarked this once again with a proper teaser posted on their Twitter account. Tomorrow Sony will announce the new E-mount 4K camcorder and the already known 28-135mm f/4.0 powerzoom lens. But they mat announce all other E-mount lenses too: The 16-35mm f/4.0 Zeiss, the 90mm macro and likely show an updated roadmap with 85mm fast prime lens included.

Announcement should be at around 7am London time (Sept). As usual you can follow the event live here on SAR as I will continuously update you with previews, hands-on links and so on!


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