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Sony Introduces the Alpha 560 and lenses

Latest a (alpha) Offers Full HD Movie Capture, 3D Sweep Panorama and More SAN DIEGO, Aug. 23, 2010 – Sony today introduced an a (alpha) DSLR camera (model SLR-a560) that leverages Sony’s Exmor ™ APS HD CMOS sensor to ma...
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Samsung NX200

Samsung NX200 – Serious Competition for the Sony Nex System?

I’ve been reading up on the Samsung NX200 and the numbers are looking impressive I must admit. It’s got a huge 20.3MP APS-C CMOS sensor like the Sony Nex-7 and a nice metal chassis which should give a nice quality f...
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The Sony Nex-5n Arrived Last Night :)

I just got the Sony Nex-5n from BHPhotVideo.com and I’m really excited to start playing!! First thing I did was through the battery on charge and take a very quick look at the camera. I didn’t want to touch it with ...
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Sony News!! Nex-5R and Nex-6 Coming and Three More E-Mount lenses!! New Sigma Lens Rebates for August!!

For this article I’m going to cover the most recent Sony News that I feel is worth sharing To start off we have a New Sigma lens Promotion for the month of August, and I’ll have a full breakdown of all the lenses it...
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New Sony RX100!!, Sony A57 HD Video Sample, New Lens Rebates, and more..

Somebody leaked pics and specs on a new Sony Point and Shoot called the RX100. According to the specs it’s a powerhouse of a compact with a killer fixed lens. that has some serious power!! It’s apparently going to b...
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Sony Alpha A7s Officially Announced! 12mp, 4k Video Mirrorless Monster!

Sony just announced yet another full frame mirrorless camera called the Alpha A7s. It’s basically a 4k video monster that has killer dynamic range and high ISO abilities thanks to the new 12.2mp full frame sensor. Many ot...
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Nex-5n vs a35 vs a55

Which is better the Sony a35 (slt-a35) or the Sony Nex-5n?

An excellent question was brought up in the comments section of my Sony a35 Hands on review by Akshay. It’s a pretty strait forward, but requires a bit of explaining, because the two cameras really are completely diffe...
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Sony Introduces the Revolutionary Alpha 55 and Alpha 33

New Models Offer Continuous Phase Detect AF During 10 fps High-Speed Shooting and Full HD Movie Shooting SAN DIEGO, August 23, 2010 –Sony today introduced two new ? cameras (models SLT-A55V and SLT-A33) that adopt Sony’s ne...
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Next Generation Sony Sensors – Exmor RS – The S stands for Stacked!!

The next generation Sony sensors will be the worlds first stacked Cmos sensor!! It’s going to be called the Exmor RS, the S being added for the stacked sensor technology. Sony plans to use this new technology in smart pho...
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Video Demo of the Sony A77, A65, Nex-7, and Nex-5n

Video Demo of the Sony A77, A65, Nex-7, and Nex-5n Sony announces the A77, A65, Nex-7 and more… Pre-Order Now From Amazon: Sony A77 with 16-50mm lens Sony A77 body Only Sony A65 with 18-55mm lens Sony A65 body Sony NEX-7 ...
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Fuji X-Pro1 – FujiFilm Introduces the M Mount Adapter!! Adds Leica Lens support and Lens Compatibility Chart!!

FujiFilm recently announced the M Mount Adapter for the X-Pro 1 which adds Leica Lens support!! This is huge, because Leica makes a huge assortment of top quality optics as well as other manufactures like Zeiss ZM Lenses. I hav...
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Sony Alpha A99 Bundle deal

Sony Alpha SLT-A99 Bundle Deal; Free Flash and Battery Grip!!!

Sony just announced a killer bundle deal for the Alpha SLT-A99 Full Frame Professional series camera. Basically you get the Pro grade FVL-F60M External Flash Unit, and the A99′s VG-C9AM Battery Grip for free, when you pur...
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The Top 10 Photography Books of 2011

Top 10 New Photography Books for 2011

I’ve done some extensive re-search on the Photography Books out there for 2011, and here is what I came up with!! Please feel free to add other books in the comments area if you think it deserves to be on this list. I wen...
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My 2012 Sony Wish List!

Once I get the money mind you A Little History: For a little history to all the new visitors and regulars who are interested; Thank You All by the way!!  I started SonyAlphaLab.com about 7-8 months ago as I was reviewing mostl...
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Sony Announces the Alpha 57 to replace A55!! Poll for SAL Readers – Updated “Hands on Exclusive Video”

Sony announces the A57 SLT powerhouse for those serious photography enthusiasts looking for a bit more power. Being the successor to the A55, the A57 shares few similarities other than the 16mp sensor resolution.  Sony really ...
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New Toys on the Way!! Sony a580, Sony A77, and a bunch of lenses..

New camera gear on the way courtesy of BHPhotoVideo.com!! We have the Sony Alpha 77 w/16-50mm kit lens, Sony Alpha 580, Sony 85MM F/1.4 Lens (Carl Zeiss), Sony 55-210mm F4.5-6.3mm E-Mount Lens for the Nex- 5N, and a Dot Line fl...
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Poll Results for SonyAlphaLab Readers!!

First off I wanted to say thank you for participating in the polls I’ve put up over the past few weeks. I’ve gotten some very good and valuable feedback regarding your interests, what you want to see in the future, ...
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Sony Introduces the New XQD Memory Card Format Memory Cards – 125MB/sec!!

Sony hits it out of the park again by becoming the first company to offer a range memory cards in the XQD format which was recently released by the Compact Flash Association. Yeah there is such a thing These cards are sick! The...
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Website News, New Gear, Reviews, Latest Sony Deals, and More…

Hi everybody and thank you very much for checking in to SonyAlphaLab.com on such a lovely Saturday I’m home with Layla today and we are going to ride some bikes and fly my new Quadcopter! Oh yeah, I finally broke down and...
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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...
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