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Sigma announces Three New Sony E-Mount Lenses!!

Sigma corporation with it’s new Global Vision announced Three New Sony E-Mount Lenses Today!! Sigma decided to update their existing 19mm and 30mm f/2.8 EX DN lenses with a newer, cleaner design, and come out with a all N...
by Jay

 

 
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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, ...
by Jay

 
 
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...
by Jay

 

 
Lightroom 4

Adobe Lightroom 4 – Worth Upgrading?? New Features Worth Mentioning!!

I downloaded the new version of Adobe Lightroom 4 as I love the program and was looking forward to a new and improved version. Like myself, a lot of you are probably wondering if it’s worth the $79.00 upgrade? ($76 at BHP...
by Jay

 

 
Sony SLT-A99

The Full Frame A99 is Finally Here!! Sample Photos!! Full Breakdown ;) – Updated with HD Video!!

If your like me, you’ve been waiting and drooling over the A99 and it’s possible specs and performance!! Today is the day we get officially go over everything in detail, so lets take a look shall we??  SonyAlphaRum...
by Jay

 
 
Sony Nex-7

Sony Nex-7 – Promo Video

The Sony Nex-7 is coming soon and Sony released this promo video showing it off. Check it out! Also be sure to check out the New Nex Camera Buying Guide I’m working on. A77 (Camera Body)Buy From >> A77 W/ 16-50mm Lens
by Jay

 

 
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New Sony A-mount Lenses Available from Samyang!!

We have some new lenses on the market from a company called Samyang! The lenses look identical to the Rokinon lenses, so I assume they are the same and just re-labeled or vs verse. That being said these lenses use very good opt...
by Jay

 
 
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Sony is Jacking Up the Prices on a Bunch of Lenses: The Official Lens List, and a Few More A57 Specs Leaked!!!

Sony is unfortunately in a tuff spot and their being forced to raise the prices on a ton of lenses. Most likely this is due to the horrendous economy and dwindling value of the US dollar. As bad as this news is Sony is currentl...
by Jay

 

 
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I’m Back!! Sony Nex-F3 – First Impressions and High Res Sample Photos!!

I’m back after a brutal week of On-Call for my real job!! I got hammered and unfortunately had no time to write any articles for the past 5 days or so. Sorry about that I have been using the Sony Nex-F3 extensively and I ...
by Jay

 
 
YASUHARA Nanoha Macro Lens 5:1 for Sony E Mount (NEX)

Sony’s Stradegy?? HD Video Showing Off What The E-Mount Yasurhara Nanoha 5:1 Macro Lens Can Do!!

Sony’s strategy as it relates to the Alpha Camera line is a bit perplexing at times. On the one hand, Sony has the best sensors and advanced camera technology currently available. And on the other, we have new cameras com...
by Jay

 

 
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Sony is working on some new Sensor Technology that appears to be Revolutionary!!

Courtesy of SonyAlphaRumors I came across this incredible news!! Sony’s patented imaging device using a photochromic film”Biomaterials Chemical Technology” Sony is by using a photochromic film dynamic range im...
by Jay

 
 
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All Major Photo Gear Current Rebates and Direct Links to the Best Prices!

If your in the market be sure to check and see if there any rebates you can take advantage of!! I know the Holidays are near and any money saved is a great thing in these tuff times. Speaking of the Holidays, if you would like ...
by Jay

 

 
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New Gear is Here! Samsung NX300, Sony DSC-RX100M2, Zeiss Touit 30mm f/1.8 Lens and More…

I received the new gear about 5 minutes ago as I type this and a lot of equipment arrived!  The Samsung NX300 w/20-50mm II kit lens and the NX 60mm Macro lens. I also received the New Sony Cyber-shot RX100 II (DSC-RX100M), and...
by Jay

 
 
AllYourCameraReviews.com

New Camera Gear on the Way and Killer New Website – AllYourCameraReviews.com

Hi everybody it’s Monday and I have some exciting new Camera gear coming to the lab including the Samsung NX300! It needs to be reviewed after doing significant reading and re-search this past week. I also plan on getting...
by Jay

 

 
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Sony News, Latest Rumors, Rebates and a Few Deals Worth Checking Out!

It’s been a busy past few weeks for Sony, as they made some significant news announcements, and a few rumors have leaked. Sony is finally making money again as a company whole, and the focus seems to be streamlined in a ...
by Jay

 
 
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Sony News, Rumors, Reviews, and More on the New A7s

So much talk about the new Sony Alpha A7s and it’s incredible high ISO abilities, it’s hard to really think or lust after anything else, but then Sigma comes along Sigma finally came out with the killer 50mm f/1.4 A...
by Jay

 

 
Exmor "R" Cmos Sensor

SONY DEBUTS WORLD’S FIRST DIGITAL STILL CAMERAS WITH BACK-ILLUMINATED “EXMOR R” CMOS SENSOR TECHNOLOGY

Sony developed “Exmor R”, a CMOS sensor featuring Sony’s independently developed back-illuminated structure, with the aim of creating a camera capable of taking exceptional photographs even by candlelight. ...
by Jay

 
 
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...
by Jay

 

 
Canon to Nex Lens mount adapter

New Sony Nex Lens Adapter for Canon EF with Electronic Aperture Control and IS Support!!

ourtesy of Metabones and Conurus.com, we have a New Sony Nex Lens Adapter for Canon EF lenses with Electronic Aperture Control and IS (Image Stabilization) Support!!  This is a breakthrough as far as I’m concerned and I ...
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