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Sony Fisheye and Wide angle Conversion lens for 16mm f/2.8 E-Mount lens

Some New Toys Arrived!! Sony Nex-5n, Sony Nex-C3, and the Sony 16mm f/2.8 lens with the Fisheye and Wideangle Converter Lenses

I’m really excited to play with these new toys! The Sony 16mm Lens I have already tested and reviewed, but I was not able to get the two converter lenses and the 16mm lens together until now Not only that, but I got both ...
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Canon 5D Mark III

Canon 5D Mark III – Hands-on First Impression, Photos, and more..

Canon just announced the Full Frame beast of ca camera known as the 5D Mark III. I personally own the Canon 5DMark II, and can tell you it’s a magnificent camera to say the least. The 5d mark II has been very long awaited...
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Sony News: Nex-5n Firmware Update and AF Speed Tests Done, New Nex Lens, and More..

Sony just released the new firmware for the Nex-5n and it’s a MUST GET!! Significant AF speed improvements and a bunch of other little things that might help a few people here and there. The full list of changes is below,...
by Jay
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Sony DSC-HX200V Digital Camera

Sony Announces Two Killer Cameras Compacts with Carl Zeiss Glass and 1080/60p Video!!

I just got an email about the new Sony DSC-HX20V and DSC-HX200V Cameras that are armed with 18.2MP Exmor R CMOS sensors and Carl Zeiss glass!! In addition to that they both do 1080/60p video and the quality is incredible due t...
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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 News and Hot Sony Items Finally In Stock!!

Sony is working diligently on trying to come out with the most advanced cameras on the market, but sometimes I think they are working to hard!  Courtesy of SonyAlphaRumors.com, Sony is planning on releasing another new camera ...
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Sigma 19mm f/2.8 EX DN Lens

Three New Sigma Lenses: Two for the Sony Nex E-Mount, and a Monster Macro for the A-Mount!!

igma recently announced three new lenses to the Digital Photography market. Two really small lenses for the Sony Nex and 4/3rds camera community, and a huge Fast Macro lens with optical stabilization for the Full Frame and crop...
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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...
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Killer Deals Worth Checking Out!

Hey everybody! I just got some emails from my contacts that have some Killer Deals, Rebates, and Info you should be aware of just in case your in the market for a few things or waiting on stuff to become available like me In ad...
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Sony News – Several New Nex Lenses Coming, New 500mm G Lens – Sample Pics and specs, New A57 – Specs and more..

We have some very exciting Sony news from the past week or so starting with the announcement of several New Nex E-Mount Lenses planned for 2012 and 2013. We also finally have the official release of the killer 500mm f/4 G Lens ...
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Nikon D800

New Sony 36 Mega-Pixel Full Frame Sensor in the Nikon D800 – Sensor Specs!!

umors have been floating around about what the new 36MP Sony Full Frame sensor will be capable of and we now have a sneak peak!! Turns out Nikon is using the 36mp Sony sensor in their new D800 Full Frame DSLR. Of course Nikon i...
by Jay
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24mm f/1.8 E-Mount Carl Zeiss Sonnar Lens

The Sony 18-200mm and the Sony 24mm f/1.8 Carl Zeiss Lens arrived for the Nex-7!! Glamor Shots!!

received the Sony 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 OS Lens a few days ago, and the Sony 24mm f/1.8 Carl Zeiss lens arrived last evening. So, I got up really early this yesterday morning and photographed all the goods in the Lab!! My 1st impr...
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Nex-7

Sony Nex-7 News – BHPhotoVideo.com Now taking Pre-orders!!

just got an email from BHPhotoVideo.com and the Sony Nex-7 is now available for Pre-order!! Oh Yeah :)  I highly recommend getting on the list if you want one, because who knows how long you may have to wait otherwise!! Also t...
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Sony Develops Next-generation Back-Illuminated CMOS Sensor!! “HDR Movies”, “RGBW Coding”

ony Develops the Next-generation Back-Illuminated CMOS Image Sensor which will reduce noise, enhance dynamic range even more, and be physically smaller to help out the smartphone market etc..  In addition to better performance...
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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 ...
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Mark Weir, Senior Manager of Technology and Marketing, Sony Electronics Inc

Sony Interview: Optical Viewfinder and Mirror Based DSRL’s Dead!!

Sony’s Mark Weir (Senior Manager of Technology and Marketing) gives us his view on the current technology and camera market. Dave Etchels asks all sorts of interesting questions and Mark is pretty re-veiling on a few fron...
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The Nex-7 and a bunch of lenses arrived!! Nex-7 Glamour Shots

I very excited to tell you that I just received the Sony Nex-7 from BHPhotoVideo.com along with the Tamron 18-200 f/3.5-6.3 VR III lens, Sony 30mm f/3.5 Macro Lens, and the Rokinon 8mm fisheye lens.  I’m also going to tr...
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A Few Poll Style Questions for SonyAlpahaLab Readers

Hello all and thanks for taking the time to check out this Poll Style Questionnaire!  Your input is very important as I do everything myself here on SonyAlphaLab, and I want to make sure I’m investing my limited time to ...
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Fuji Announces a New Beast to the market – Fujifilm X-Pro1 – Hands on Preview, Full Specs, and more..

Fujifilm is not playing games this year and they just announced the New Fujifim X-Pro1. What we have here in a nutshell is actual Sony Nex Competition!! That is correct, real competition for the Nex Camera system!! What’s...
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