October 31, 2014
Posted in deals

First Zeiss Otus 85mm lens shipping in USA and Germany!

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The Zeiss Otus 85mm f/1.4 has been tested on Sony A7 and A7s camera by Dierk Topp, Jorge Torralba and 3D-Kraft. And if those test results did convince you and your bank account shows plenty of $$$ than you will be happy to know the  lnes is in Stock here:
In USA at KenMoreCamera (Click here) and OcCamera (Click here).
In Germany at SRphoto (Click here) and at Photo Porst (Click here).

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October 31, 2014
Posted in rumors

(SR4) 8k Mirrorless Full Frame coming for Rio 2016?

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A second source added some more info about the Sony 8K camera prototype rumor we posted last week (article here):

Interesting reading about that 8k camera you said was shown at the BBC, since I probably saw the same thing.
It was in a DSLR body (I assume a99, I don’t use Sony still cameras), but it had a grip (not integrated like a D4/1Dx) not built in, so either your source was mistaken or there’s at least 2 different prototypes out there).
Nothing to add from a technical standpoint, but really but it about Sony telling us “consider moving  to Sony today because in 18-24 months you’ll be wishing your team were already comfortable with it”, strongly suggesting we’d have 8k gear available for Rio 2016mi

Such a camera could be interesting for photographic use too. Instead of taking single pictures during a wildlife or model shooting you can just record 8K all the time and in post production choose the best 33 megapixel stills from a single 8K frame!

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October 31, 2014
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Sony forgot to mention the fw update for the A7s.

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The official note from Sony Japan.

Sony Japan forgot to mention that also the A7s got an official firmware update (can be seen here on Sony US). At the time of writing als the few Sony Europe stores I have checked do not display the firmware update info for the A7s…

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October 31, 2014
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Reminder: Meike Sony A7/r/s vertical grip in Stock at Amazon and eBay.

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The newly released “cheap” Meike A7/r/s vertical grip is in Stock for the first time today at Amazon US (Click here), eBay (Click here) and Alibabaexpress (Click here).

And also the new Ownuser Sony A6000 grip (Click here) is shipping.

 

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October 30, 2014
Posted in deals

Up to $350 off on Sigma and Lensbaby lenses for A and E-mount!

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This is a special deal by BHphoto and to get the special rebate you have to do this:

1) Click on the links below:
Up to $350 off on Sigma Lenses and Flashes (Click here).
Up to $150 off on Lensbaby (Click here).
Bot links link to ALL lenses also non Sony mounts. So pelase scroll to find what your are looking for

2) Use promo code “BHPPE14” in cart to see the rebate!

That’s it! And that same code also applies on other (non-lens) stuff not strictly related to Sony:
Lumiquest photoaccessoires (Click here).
Tiffen IRND (Click here).
Cinetics Axis (Click here).
Zacuto Camera Rigs (Click here).
imac 27 (Click here).
my passport pro(Click here).
Data Color (Click here).
X-rite (Click here).
Adobe Creative cloud (Click here).

UPDATE: ALL PhotoPLus specials can be found on that BHphoto page (Click here).

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