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Carl Zeiss® 16-35mm f/2.8 Zoom Lens

Carl Zeiss® 16-35mm f/2.8 Zoom Lens (A-Mount) – Preview, Initial Impressions, Full Specs and more..

The Carl Zeiss 16-35mm f/2.8 Zoom Lens (SAL-1635Z) for the Alpha Camera Systems (A-Mount) is one of the most wanted lenses in the Sony arsenal, and in this preview I’ll give you all the info available on this incredible piece...
by Jay

 

 
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DXOMark A77 Sensor Score Results are in: Sony A77 on Par with Canon and Nikon Full Frames!!!

Courtesy of  SonyAlphaRumors, DXOmark just posted the Sony A77 Sensor Scores and it rates on par with the Full Frame Canon and Nikon’s!!  Canon and Nikon must be shacking in there boots now. All these rumors that the tr...
by Jay

 
 
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How To: Camera Handling Tips – by Chris Orwig

Chris Orwig is a renowned Pro Photographer and teacher and in this “How To” video tutorial Chris goes over a few techniques for holding your SLR as well as several other good practices. His latest tutorial series is...
by Jay

 

 
adobe-updates

Adobe Lightroom 3 and ACR Updates available!!

Adobe Raw Support Updates now available: Lightroom 3.5 and Photoshop CS5(ACR 6.5) Download Links: Camera Raw 6.5 update September 29, 2011 Windows | Macintosh Lightroom 3.5 update September 29, 2011 Windows | Macintosh Camera R...
by Jay

 

 
shutter

Photography Tutorial: Shutter Speed Explained in Depth!!

The shutter is the mechanism what controls how long the sensor is exposed to light. It opens and closes like a sliding glass door pretty much, but insanely fast. Basically the time of the exposure is all the shutters job. The l...
by Jay

 
 
Sony Nex-5n w/ 18-55mm lens - Head On View

Sony Nex-5n Sample HD Video Now Up!!

The video is quite impressive from the Sony Nex-5n, and in these two clips I recorded the video using 1080 – 1440 x 1080 (12M)  in .mp4 mode.  This allowed me to import the footage directly to iMovie and then Export/ Up...
by Jay

 

 
Sony a35 sample HD Video - Abby

Sony a35 (SLT-A35) Sample HD Video Now Up!!

Sorry for the delay in getting this HD footage up from the Sony a35 (SLT_A35), but unfortunately I had issues finding a program to converter the .mts files to something usable on the web.  I’m very disappointed that Sony...
by Jay

 

 
Bloomberg and Sony

Bloomberg Giving Sony Kudos as their Market Share Soars, and Canon and Nikon’s Falls

Sony’s market share sores as they gobble up the Mirrorless Market leaving Nikon and Canon in the dust and down 35 % market share combined!! Nikon and Canon claim there working on something, but no announcements have been ...
by Jay

 
 
Sony Nex-5n w/ 18-55mm lens - Sample Photos - AutoHDR

First Photo Samples with the Sony Nex-5n and 18-55mm kit lens

I got a chance to take some sample photos with the Sony Nex-5n last night and today. So far I’m definitely impressed with the image quality and the articulating screen! The A35 I just got done reviewing has a fixed LCD sc...
by Jay

 

 
Kelly

The Art of Photographic Composition – By Kelly Lyle

In this article on Photographic Composition Kelly Lyle will go over compositional theory and several elements that can be used as tools for creating amazing compositions in almost any situation!! Kelly Lyle is one of my best fr...
by Jay

 
 
how to

How To: Recording HD Video with the Sony Nex-5n in Aperture Priority Mode & Manual Mode

In this “How To” video tutorial I will go over in great detail how to recording HD Video with the Sony Nex-5n in both Aperture Priority Mode & Manual Mode. It’s very easy to do but there are some features ...
by Jay

 

 
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Sony Aiming for #1 in the Camera Cmos Sensor Business!

Courtesy of SonyAlphaRumors.com I just found out about Sony’s press release on there Cmos Sensor Technology. Sony’s goal is to be #1 in the sensor business and with the technology that they keep coming out with I do...
by Jay

 

 
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How To: Shoot Photos in Low Light

Low light shooting can be one of the toughest challenges in digital photography. In this video Alex goes over how some of the features of Sony’s Cyber-shot and DSLR cameras can help capture great shots in low lighting!! A...
by Jay

 
 
how to

How To: Using AutoHDR with the Sony Nex-5n

In this “Hands On” video tutorial I’ll show you how to use the AutoHDR feature with the Sony Nex-5n in detail!!  It’s pretty easy but there is a few options you should be aware of. Note: I accidentally ...
by Jay

 

 
Carl Zeiss® 24mm f/1.8 Lens - E-mount

Carl Zeiss® 24mm f/1.8 Lens – Preview, Initial Impressions, Full Specs and more..

The Carl Zeiss 24mm f/1.8 Lens (SEL24F18Z) for the Nex Camera Systems (E-Mount) is pretty much the  “Want To Have” lens in the Sony arsenal, and in this preview I’ll give you all the info available on this aw...
by Jay