September 18, 2016
Posted in news

This one solves your A6300 overheating issues: New fan cooled cage from Tilta!


Newsshooter at IBC 2016: Tilta fan cooled Sony a6300 cage from Dan Chung on Vimeo.

At the IBC show in Amsterdam Newsshooter reports about a new product from Tilta:

Tilta have come out with a cage that is has an active cooling fan in the base that they say should help extend record times and prevent sensor issues. The fan requires 12V power from an external source.


There is no info on pricing and shipment date yet.

September 18, 2016
Posted in news

Cool hack: Daniel Wood installs Instagram on the Sony A7rII


I installed Instagram on the Sony a7rii 😂😂 I don't think you supposed to be able to do that…

Ein von Daniel Wood (@whatsupdan) gepostetes Video am

SAR reader Daniel Wood managed to install Instagram on the Sony A7rII! I think this is a super feature and hopefully it will be available soon for all SAR readers. Feel free to post questions on our comment system Daniel will surely answer you!

One more note for Sony: You should really allow the instalaltion of third party APPS on Sony cameras!

September 18, 2016
Posted in news

The Laowa 12mm f/2.8 Zero Distortion A and E-mount lens will ship in late November


The new Laowa 12mm f:2.8 Zero D Wide Angle Lens (availabel in A and E-mount versions) will be available the end of November 2016 and will have a MRP of £899.99.

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September 18, 2016
Posted in news

This week SAR readers photos selection


Pavel Valchev on SonyAlphaForum
Sofia, Bulgaria, summer of 2016

1) Submit your picture with a message and picture here: or on the SonyAlphaForum image section.
2) Like and comment the pictures from other readers here: 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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September 17, 2016
Posted in deals

It’s back: 50mm FE for $155



It’s back: The Open Box 50mm f/1.8 FE lens sells for $155 only at BestBuy on eBay (Click here). Plenty of more Sony Open Box deals on this page at BestBuy (Click here).

New preorders:
Zeiss Loxia 85mm lens is now available for preorder at BHphoto (Click here).
Rokinon Black 35mm lens at BHphoto (Click here).
Rokinon Silver 35mm lens at BHphoto (Click here).

Sony semiannual deals extended:
Check out the very long list of deals at BHphoto page (Click here) and Adorama page (Click here).


Full Frame E-mount lenses:
$25 off on the Sony 21mm f/2.8-22 Ultra Wide Converter Lens at Amazon.
$25 off on the 24-240mm lens at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto.
$25 off on the Sony 28mm FE lens at Amazon, Adorama, BHphoto.
$50 off on the Sony 50mm FE f/1.8 lens at Adorama, BHphoto, Amazon and Focuscamera.
$100 off on the Zeiss 35mm f/1.4 lens at Amazon, Adorama, BHphoto.
$100 off on the Zeiss 35mm f/2.8 lens at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto.
$100 off on the Zeiss 55mm f/1.8 lens at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto.
$100 off on the 70-200mm G lens at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto.
$100 off on the 90mm macro lens at Amazon, Adorama, BHphoto.
$100 off on the 28-135mm PZ lens at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto.


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