August 2, 2014
Posted in rumors

(UPDATED) short private message to source who just sent me a “privnote” link.


UPDATE: Thanks a lot :)

August 1, 2014
Posted in news

Sony TidBits…


Sony Full Frame Mirrorless Cameras | Gear Talk Episode 3

Sony mirrorless cameras: The best for my photography (Nat Coalson)
Japanese Sonnar T* FE 55mm F1.8 ZA review at
Win a Sony Cyber-shot DSC-QX10 (Photographyblog).
Sony invests in image sensor production amid ‘selfie’ boom (Reuters).
Real-world samples added to Sony SLT-A77 II First Impressions (Dpreview).
Sony brings Cyber-shot DSC-WX220 and W810 to the US (Dpreview).
Sony’s new Action Cam arrives stateside with SteadyShot and more for $200 (Engadget).
A6000 promotion in Singapore.

August 1, 2014
Posted in news

Sony patents two new 20mm and 28mm f/2.8 prime compact APS-C lenses.


Sony US patent Number 20140204265 discloses the design for two new Full Frame prime lenses. The 20mm f/2.8 and 28mm f/2.8. These primes are designed to be very compact and high speed autofocusing lenses. As Sony writes these lenses are suited for both still and video shooting and have fast inner focusing.

The 20mm could be the updated version of the current SEL-20F28 while the 28mm lens would a complete new entry. According to the patent both lenses will cover the APS-C sensor area only (no FF).


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