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HVL-F43M_in-box

New Sony HVL-F43M Flash Unit and Expiring Sony Rebates Tomarrow!

Sony announced yesterday the new HVL-F43M Flash Unit for the latest Standard mount Nex and Alpha cameras, and rebates expiring 6/29! The Sony HVL-43M incorporates a powerful GN43 flash output, and also has a dedicated video lig...
by Jay
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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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Open Box – Sony Alpha A5000, Zeiss 16-70mm, and 24-70mm lenses

In this HD Video I will open the box from BHPhoto which contains the Sony Alpha A5000 w/ 16-60mm kit lens, Sony 16-70mm f/4 OSS lens (sel1670z), plus the 24-70mm f/4 OSS Lens (sel2470z). I also received some new lighting from B...
by Jay
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Sony A-Mount Lens to NEX Camera Mount Adapter

A Closer Look at Sony’s A-Mount Lens to NEX Camera Mount Adapter!! (LA-EA2)

If you own a Sony Nex Camera or your considering a Sony Nex camera and want super fast and accurate Phase Detection Autofocus like the Alpha 65, the Sony A-Mount Lens to NEX Camera Mount Adapter (LA-EA2) is for you!  Shoot spo...
by Jay
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Sony DSC RX100

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...
by Jay
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Sony Nex-7 Front (Body Only)

Sony Nex-7 Hands on Review

Courtesy of SonyAlphaRumors, I just saw this outstanding Hands on Review of the Sony Nex-7 by Chris Nichols. Chris does a great job in my opinion and is very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. The video is also very entertaining w...
by Jay
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Sony RX100 - Back Top View

Sony RX100 is in the Lab!! High Res Product Shots and More..

The Sony Rx100 showed up the other night and I had a chance to photograph it in the Lab yesterday!! The RX100 is a little brick of a camera and reminds me of my first camera ever, the Canon Powershot S330 ultra compact. That ca...
by Jay
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Sony Nex-5n w/ 18-55mm lens - Sample Photos - AutoHDR

First Photo Samples with the Sony Nex-5n and 18-55mm kit lens

I got a chance to take some sample photos with the Sony Nex-5n last night and today. So far I’m definitely impressed with the image quality and the articulating screen! The A35 I just got done reviewing has a fixed LCD sc...
by Jay
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Nex-7 Front

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...
by Jay
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Nex-5n and the Sigma E-Mount 19mm f/2.8 EX DN Lens

Sony Nex-5n and the Sigma 19mm f/2.8 EX DN lens – Sample Pics and 100% Crops!!

I’ve been using the Sigma 19mm f/2.8 EX DN lens for the past few days on the Sony Nex-5n. The lens is extremely light weight at 4.9oz, but is actually slightly heavier than the 30mm version which weighs in at 4.76oz. The ...
by Jay
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Fuji X-Pro 1 is on It’s Way!! New Sony Cyber-shot Models: Hands On Detailed Overview!!

Oh Yeah, the Fujifilm X-Pro 1 is on the UPS Truck along with the 18mm f/2 Lens!! Stay tuned for some “Lab” Pics soon!!  Thanks again for voting in the Polls everybody!! Sony announced a new batch of Cyber-shot came...
by Jay
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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 ...
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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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Black Magic Cinema Camera

Nex-7 In Stock, 24mm E-Mount In Stock, A37 and Nex-F3 News!!, A57 is at the Lab, Blackmagic Cinema Camera – Hands-On Video!!

A lot going on these days at the Lab as I have the A57 and the 24-70 f/2.8 Carl Zeiss lens sitting here just waiting to be photographed. I also have the Nex-7 most of the way apart in the Lab, but it needs more dissecting still...
by Jay
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Nex-5n and the Sigma E-Mount 30mm f/2.8 EX DN Lens

Sony Nex-5n and the Sigma 30mm f/2.8 EX DN Lens – Sample Pics and 100% Crops!!

I took a bunch of sample photos with the Sigma E-Mount 30mm f/2.8 EX DN lens and the Sony Nex-5n and I again tried to get a decent variety of images for your viewing pleasure. This time I found an old abandoned Chemical factory...
by Jay
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Sony a35 Sample Photo

Sony Alpha 35 Full Resolution Sample Photos

I got the Sony Alpha 35 Full Resolution sample photos up and I think you will be amazed at what this camera can do! Below are a few of my favorites pics so far, but be sure to go to the Full Resolution Gallery I set up for the ...
by Jay
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Nikon 1

My thoughts on the New Nikon 1 Mirroless Camera System – Real Competition to the Nex??

I finally got a chance to read up the new Nikon 1 Mirrorless system, and at first I was like “waste of time”.  Then I read on and from a marketing perspective Nikon is definitely on to something and creating lens a...
by Jay
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SLT-A99V - Front Body Only

Sony A99 Developer Team Interview at Sony Japan!! Translated to English

An Awesome interview with the engineers of the A99. Talks about all the different technologies and it’s very interesting!! I translated for you as it’s in Japanese, so some of the words might not be the best transla...
by Jay
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Sony DT 35mm f/1.8 Lens Mounted to the Sony La-ea2 Lens Adapter

Nex-5n and La-ea2 Lens Adapter w/ A-Mount Lens Vs E-Mount Lenses – Low Light and Low Contrast Testing!! New Nex-7 Book!!

Always curious how the LA-EA2 lens adapter with an A-Mount lens would perform in low light, low contrast situations Vs the standard E-Mount lenses, I put together this really quick test together with results that may surprise y...
by Jay
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Full Frame Mirrorless Sony Nex Camera is Coming!!

It seems clear to me that a Full Frame Sony Nex Camera is coming down the pipe for sure. How do I know this?? Well, we have a couple of clues from Sony themselves, but it seems like the tide is headed in that direction anyway. ...
by Jay
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