September 9, 2015
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Sony 90mm FE with lot of free extras at Cameta and FocusCamera.

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Cameta an FocusCamera are offering new 90mm FE superkits with lot of stuff you get fro free:
90mm FE Cameta superkit sold on eBay (Click here) and Amazon US (Click here).
90mm FE FocusCamera superkit sold on Amazon US (Click here).

Sony US lens deal reminder:

A special full overview page can be seen at Adorama (Click here) and BHphoto (Click here).And those are the savings in detail and with direct link to three major US stores:

Full Frame E-mount lenses:
$100 off on the Zeiss 55mm f/1.8 lens at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto.
$100 off on the Zeiss 16-35mm f/4.0 lens at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto.
$100 off on the 70-200mm G lens at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto.
$100 off on the Zeiss 24-70mm f/4.0 lens at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto.
$100 off on the Zeiss 35mm f/2.8 lens at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto.
$100 off on the 28-70mm lens at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto.
$100 off on the 28-135mm PZ lens at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto.
$25 off on the 24-240mm lens at Amazon, Adorama and BHphoto.

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September 9, 2015
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(SR3) New (updated) A6100 info. Announcement on Friday (Sept 11).

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UDPATED POST: I got two anonymous sources sending me two different A6100 info. So either both or one of them is wrong, or we have two different cameras coming:

Source_1:

Sony A6000 successor will be announced on September 11. A6100 will support UHS-II SD cards with a maximum write speed of 173 MB/s. It will have a new 24 megapixel sensor with 15% better ISO performance. There won’t be 4K video recording capability. There won’t be a silver version anymore, only black.

Source_2:

just saw your latest post and want to say that a6100 or a6000II will have 4K 100mbps but no full readout like a7rII s35 mode. 32mp but not 24mp  BSI sensor, and yes with 15% better noise performance. price is unknown yet. It will also have a larger T* viewfinder 0.75x

I still have no 100% confirmation from trusted sources that the camera will be announced on Sept. 11. All I know from them is that indeed the A6xxx is coming within the September/October timeframe. No info yet on the A7sII announcement timeframe…

But there are some HIGHLY exciting products still to come…more on that on next rumors…

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September 9, 2015
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(SR4) First possible Sony E-mount camcorder specs. And Sony will shock everybody soon with their new creation.

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I just got info about the new E-mount camcorder form a source (Thanks a lot!). He said:

New Sony F cam Friday is S35, not FF. 4K internally, but 8 bit XAVC-L (note the L) 100 Mbit max. No HFR as far as I can tell, 30fps max in 4K. Looks like a baby FS7. Price will be between old FS700 and current FS7, likely $5,000-6,500 USD. Differentiation on FS7 is much better CODEC, higher frame rates (incl 60p 4K), option for RAW and ProRes, bigger build.

A second highly trusted source sent me this:

Sony will shock everybody soon with their new creation.

Don’t know if he refers to the one camcorder I shared the specs about or about a second product (FF camcorder, A7sII or whatever).

The camcorder will be announced on September 11 at 9am CET (Berlin time). You can follow the event live on the following Sony Uk page. I will also embed the live streaming on SAR.

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September 9, 2015
Posted in news

Sony Tidbits…

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Unboxing Of The New Sony RX100M4 Camera

A7s Fire Photography (SonyAlphaForum).
Sony FE 90mm f/2.8 Macro G OSS Lens review at Talkemount.
Fascinating! You can watch an original 150 year old photo of Lincoln – in 3D! (TheNakedCamera).
Sony FE 28mm f/2 Lens review at Talkemount.
$20 Minolta 1.7/55 from 1968 vs $1000 Zeiss 1.8/55 from 2013 (Philip Reeve).
The Best Travel Camera is the A6000 at Fstoplounge.
RX100 mark IV review (Mirrorlessons).
90mm FE lens test at Dcfever.

Mariano:i’ve been a long time reader and long time canon user. but that started to change 2 years ago, and this year, i’ve finally made the switch to an all-sony mirrorless system. i see that it’s a common experience lately, but there are a lot of photographers that are still skeptical about going mirrorless. i started a blog about my observations on the switch that i thought your readers might find interesting. my hope is that it will be helpful for anyone contemplating about doing the same thing. The website is: http://movetomirrorless.com

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September 8, 2015
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One price drop to rule them all: Sony A6000 sales on new high at Amazon US.

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The $100 price drop on the Sony A6000 pushed the sales to a new high. All different kit versions are on top of the Amazon US ranking (click here to see it full).

More deals:
You get a $700 off on that grey imported with 1 year seller warranty Sony A7s sold by Electronicsvalley on eBay (Click here).
Special full Lens deal overview page can be seen at Adorama (Click here) and BHphoto (Click here).

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September 8, 2015
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Zeiss product release event by end of this week (Diglloyd). Wide angle Otus and Loxia coming?

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On Friday (9am Berlin time) Sony will announce their new (FF?) E-mount camcorder. But there will be another announcement from Zeiss too: Diglloyd confirmed that Zeiss will have a product announcement by end of this week. And we can really hope this is where we will also see the announcement of the new wide angle Loxia FE lens! Knowing Zeiss the lens will have one of the specs “Borrowed” from the ZM series:
Distagon T* 2,8/15 ZM (Click here to see images on eBay).
Distagon T* 4/18 ZM (Click here to see images on eBay).
Biogon T* 2,8/21 ZM (Click here to see images on eBay).
C Biogon T* 4,5/21 ZM (Click here to see images on eBay).
Biogon T* 2,8/25 ZM (Click here to see images on eBay).
Biogon T* 2,8/28 ZM (Click here to see images on eBay).

There are rumors “saying” there will be also a new Otus wide angle lens. There will be no new Batis and no new Touit lens this year.

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September 8, 2015
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Canon will make 8K camcorder and 120MP FF DSLR…sometimes in the future.

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UPDATE: I made some fun in my previous article and some people didn’t get it. I therefore now redacted the article to make it more “serious”.

Today Canon  said they ar developing a 8K Cinema Camera: “that will support the production of next-generation 8K video content” and MP FF camera: ” The high-resolution images that the camera will be capable of producing will recreate the three-dimensional texture, feel and presence of subjects, making them appear as if they are really before one’s eyes. The camera will facilitate a level of resolution that is more than sufficient for enlarged poster-sized printout while also enabling images to be cropped and trimmed without sacrificing image resolution and clarity.” Real product announcement? No. Release? No info…. (via MirrorlessRumors).

Reminder: Back in 2010 Canon announced a 120MP APS-H sensor (Source: Canon). And that sensor never found it’s way in a real camera to date. So let’s see if and when they will actually release the 8K camcorder and 120MP FF camera…

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