Archive for August, 2014
 

 
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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...
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My thoughts on the New Nikon 1 Mirroless Camera System – Real Competition to the Nex??

I finally got a chance to read up the new Nikon 1 Mirrorless system, and at first I was like “waste of time”.  Then I read on and from a marketing perspective Nikon is definitely on to something and creating lens a...
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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
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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
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How To: Take Pictures using the autoHDR Feature with Sony Cameras

In this How To video Paul Tucker and Paul Genge talk about using High Dynamic Range (HDR) for taking better and clearer photographs when in situations where lighting variations (such as backlight) might affect the outcome of th...
by Jay
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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
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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
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Sony Alpha 35 Sample Photos - High ISO Test Shots - ISO 25600

Sony Alpha 35 (SLT-A35) High ISO, Multi-Frame NR, Full Res Sample Photos

The Sony a35 has incredible High ISO image quality and in this article I will break it down for you so it’s easy to see for yourself. I also want to point out that the Sony a35 has a special low light ISO mode known as Mu...
by Jay
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Sony Addresses the Clicking Issue With the Nex-5n Offering a Fix

Well at least they will fix it which is the right thing to do. I have not had a chance to try my Nex-5n out yet, but later on Today I will be taking the product photos of the Nex-5n and then playing with it for sure!! Stay tune...
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Sony Alpha 35 Photo Samples

HDR Photography and the Sony A35 (SLT-A35) – Auto HDR

Sony has come up with an amazing High Dynamic Range solution in there new cameras, and in this article I’ll go over several HDR examples using the AutoHDR feature on the Sony Alpha 35. Until recently I’ve been takin...
by Jay
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Photography Tutorial: Aperture Explained in Depth!!

I love playing with the Aperture and using it creatively in my Photography, and in this Tutorial I explain Aperture in depth as it relates to Photography!! You will also learn: How to use aperture to your advantage? When to use...
by Jay
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Sony Nex-5n w/ 18-55mm lens - Nex-5n Logo

Sony Nex-5n High Res Hands On Images – Now Up!!

Now this is a sharp looking camera if I do say so myself The Sony Nex-5n is lighter, more rugged feeling, much thinner, and in my opinion better looking as a hole than the Nex-C3. The corners are les rounded and more squared of...
by Jay
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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
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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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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 ...
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