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Metabones Adapter for Leica M Mount

The Ultimate Lens and Lens Adapter Combos for the Sony Nex (E-Mount) Camera System!!

I’ve been doing tons of re-search on lenses and lens adapters for the Sony Nex Camera System, and these are the Best Combos available!! I also have the Sony E-Mount Lens Guide >>, and the Sony E-mount Lens Adapters ...
by Jay
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Naked Nex-7

Naked Sony Nex-7!! Opened Up so you can see the Guts of the Nex-7!! – Updated with HD Video Footage!!

Had a little down time on Saturday and ended up taking apart my Nex-7 with a friend of mine and Michel, to see what it looks like inside. It’s pretty amazing to say the least how they fit all that technology into such a s...
by Jay
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Introducing the Sony A6000 – Nex-6 and Nex-7 Replacement?

Sony just announced the new A6000 compact mirrorless camera which features a new 24mp APS-C sized sensor with 179 phase detection AF points!  It looks to me Sony tried to take the best of the Nex-6 and Nex-7, minus the tri-nav...
by Jay
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Nex-6 w/ 16-5omm kit Lens

Sony Website Past, Present, and Future!! Photography Business?? Why Sony Alpha?? What Sony Alpha Gear I’m Buying??

Welcome to SonyAlphaLab if this is your first time and please bare with me as I explain a ton of info, that is not necessarily Sony related, in the next few paragraphs I’ve been wanted to recap my current situation with y...
by Jay
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Sony Full Frame Nex is Here! A7, A7r, RX10 Officially Announced!

The Sony Full Frame Nex is finally here and called the A7 and A7r officially. Basically what we have here is two full frame e-Mount cameras based off the RX1 chassis and the best from the previous Nex camera designs. The viewfi...
by Jay
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Sony A57 - SLT-A57

Canon T4i vs Nikon D5100 vs Sony A57!! Which Camera is the Best Bang for the Buck?? – Updated with Poll!!

In this article I will compare the Canon T4i vs Nikon D5100 vs Sony Alpha A57!! I actually just reviewed the A57 and you can check it out Here: Sony Alpha A57 Review >>. All these cameras are around the same price point a...
by Jay
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Lab Under Construction

Future Plans for SonyAlphaLab and Photos of the “Lab”!

I just wanted to touch base with all of you on the future plans for Sonyalphalab.com, and show you the progress on the Lab. I wrote an article similar to this a while back, and it really seemed to be a popular one, so here it g...
by Jay
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The New Sony A7 or A7r? That is the Question!

The buzz and confusion on the web is high on whether to get the new Sony A7 or A7R? A lot of people think resolution is everything and are diving in for the 36mp A7r with out taking into consideration some of the features the A...
by Jay
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NEX-6 - Rear e/ Eyepiece

Sony Nex-6 and Three New E-mount Lenses!! Full Breakdown!! Updated 10/4/2012

The New Sony Nex-6 is the first Nex style camera since the Nex-7 that I personally consider buying, simple for the inclusion of the EVF viewfinder! I already have the Nex-7 but as you may know I broke it, so I won’t be bu...
by Jay
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Sony A7 and A7r Reviews and News Breakdown – Camera Issues, Lens tests, and more..

The buzz on the web about the New Sony A7 and A7r continues to thrive, and in this article I will go over all the latest reviews and news about the new full frame cameras. For starters, Pro photographer Steve Huff has both came...
by Jay
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Sony Alpha and Nex Camera Firmware Update

New Firmware Updates for Sony Alpha and Nex Cameras!!

Huge New Firmware Updates for Sony Alpha and Nex Cameras including the SLT-A77, SLT-A65, SLT- A57, SLT-A37, Nex-6, Nex-6, Nex-5r, Nex-5n, and Nex-f3!!  In this article I’m going to give you all the direct links to the la...
by Jay
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Sony Nex-XX Prototype - Second Generation - Screens Added

The Ultimate Mirrorless Camera!! The Sony NEX-XX Prototype, Full Frame Hybrid Mount Camera!!

So what would be your ultimate mirrorless camera?? What if you were to design it yourself?? After taking apart the Sony Nex-7 completely, I saw opportunities for improvement in the design and learned a ton in the process. Since...
by Jay
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New Fujifilm X-T1 – Offical Sony Nex-6 Killer?

Fuji really hit it out of the park with New X-T1 Mirrorless Camera! This time Fuji really came through by including both an articulating screen and EVF for the first time! It’s now similar to the Nex-6 as far as sensor re...
by Jay
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New Sony Gear on the Way – Sony A7r, SEL55F18Z, HVL-F20M Flash

I sent back the Sony RX10 although I really wanted to purchase it believe me! Now it’s time for the other full frame beast, better known as the Sony Alpha A7r. To test this animal I will using the native FE-Mount Sonnar T...
by Jay
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Sony SLT-A99

The Next Full Frame ALPHA Mount Camera – Pure Speculation and Lustful Wondering

In this article I’m going to go over the New Sony Full Frame Alpha Mount Camera with Pure Speculation and Lustful Wondering!! The NEX fanbois on this site have had their time in the Sun speculating about the forthcoming d...
by Alan
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Minolta MC Rokkor 58mm f/1.4 Lens

Sony Nex-6 w/ Minolta MC 58mm f/1.4 Lens – Sample Photos, Website News

I recently purchased the Minolta MC 58mm f/1.4 Lens on Ebay, and in this article I’m going to show you some high res sample photos using the Sony Nex-6 and RainbowImaging lens Adapter!! I’m loving these old school l...
by Jay
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Sony RX100 III

Sony Announces the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III – Best Pocket Camera Ever!

Sony just announced the Cyber-shot RX100 III digital camera,  and it really looks like the best pocket sized point and shoot camera ever made! I have personally loved the RX100 series over the years and Sony listened to every ...
by Jay
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My Sony Nex-6 w/ 16-50mm Power Zoom Lens is Arriving at the Lab Today!! NEX6L/B

I Ordered My Sony Nex-6 Camera with the 16-50mm Power Zoom lens as a kit. (NEX6L/B), and it’s arriving at SonyAlphaLab Today!! I have the UPS guys Cell Number and he is the man, so I’m going to give him a call aroun...
by Jay
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Sony Camera Applications

Getting Started with “Apps” on your Sony NEX-5R or NEX-6 | PlayMemories WiFi

Hello, My Name is Mike Hendren and I’m a new Author. Jay and I met through the amazing internet and share a lot of the same passions as it relates to Sony and Photography. We’re both enjoying the New Sony Camera Tec...
by Mike Hendren
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