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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...
by Jay

 

 
Sony a77II DSLR Camera

Sony Announces the A77 II DSLR! 79 Point AF System, 12fps, and More…

Sony announced the Alpha A77 II DSLR yesterday and it looks liked a refined A77 with all new internals for the most part. New 24mp gapless sensor design, insane 79 point AF system w/ translucent mirror technology, New Bionz X p...
by Jay

 
 
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 w...
by Jay

 

 
Sigma E-Mount 30mm f/2.8 EX DN Lens

Sigma E-Mount 30mm f/2.8 EX DN Lens – Now avalilable for Pre-Order and Sample Pics, And Other News!!

The Sigma E-Mount 30mm f/2.8 EX DN Lens  is a prime lens designed specifically for mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras. This 30mm lens is equivalent to a 45mm lens in 35mm format and provides a 50.7° angle of view. A very...
by Jay

 

 
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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Some Sony Gear Arrived, Quick Open Box Video and a Few Rebates!!

I box arrived from BHPhotoVideo.com and in this quick and dirty open box video, I will show you the goods how they arrived to me. I also had my little helper Layla with me, because as you can imagine time is limited after work....
by Jay

 

 
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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...
by Jay

 
 
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

 

 
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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Sony Corporation has succeeded in commercializing “WhiteMagic™”

Sony Corporation has succeeded in commercializing “WhiteMagic™?”*1, an LCD module for digital cameras that utilizes the newly-developed ‘RGBW method’. “WhiteMagic™?” incorporates a 3-inch VGA low-temperature pol...
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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Latest Lens Rebates, Deals, Sony News, Reviews, and New Google + Fan Page

We have some new Lens Rebates from Tamron and Sigma, and BHPhotovideo has a dedicated page for each lens brand. You can click on the camera manufacturer of choice once you get to the page, in our case Sony 😉  You will then ...
by Jay

 

 
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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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

 

 
rx1feat

Sony RX1 – New Full Frame Cyber-Shot Compact Camera!! DSC-RX1, Sample Photos

The Sony RX100 Full Frame Compact Cyber-Shot Camera is incredible powerful, innovative, and guess what?? I want a Sony DSC-RX1!! The Sony RX1 is basically a Full Frame Sensor version of the RX100, except it has a fixed 35mm f/2...
by Jay

 
 
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Sony A57 12fps Feature Tested using New Firmware!! Sample Pics w/ 100% Crops!!

I did a lot of shooting this weekend with the Sony A57 and 24-70mm f/2.8 Carl Zeiss lens using the New Ver 1.02 Firmware, and was able to test out the incredible 12fps feature!! Here is what Sony officially claims the feature c...
by Jay

 

 
Samsung NX300 Mirrorless Digital Camera with 20-50mm F/3.5-5.6 ED II Lens

Samsung NX Camera System, Worth Considering??

The recently announced Samsung NX300, I just read up on, got me seriously looking into the Samsung NX Camera System as a whole. Very impressive first impression I must say. Huge APS-C sized sensors, just like the Sony Nex camer...
by Jay

 
 
SAL Photography Contest #1 - Color - Winner!

First Sony Forum Photography Contest Winner and Much More…

The SonyAlphaLab Forums officially had our first Photography Contest “Color”, and it was a huge sucess with tons of killer photos!! With several new members joining to participate we have over 4 pages of goodness. S...
by Jay

 

 
dxomark

DXOMark Sensor Score Results Are In For The Nikon 1 System, Sony Crushes It!!

Courtesy of SonyAlphaRumors I was informed that the Nikon 1 J1 DXOMark Sensor Score is in!!  And surprise surprise, the Sony Nex-C3 destroys the Nikon in all three categories. Personally after I reviewed the Sony Nex-C3 and se...
by Jay

 
 
Tamron 18-200mm F/3.5-6.3 Di III VC

Tamron Enters the Sony E-mount Market with a 18-200mm Beast of a lens!!

Tamron is a serious 3rd party lens manufacture and they just announced a new 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 Di III VC lens for the Sony Nex E-Mount system!! Ironically Sony already has that focal length lens covered, but this lens is in a ...
by Jay