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Sony Nex-5r Mirrorless ICL Camera

New Sony Gear on the Way to Lab!! Nex-5r, E-mount 10-18mm (sel1018) and 35mm f/1.8 Lens (sel35f18)

New Sony gear is on the way to the lab now!! Courtesy of BHPhotoVideo.com, we have the Sony Nex-5r (Body Only), the 35mm f/1.8 OSS Lens (sel35f18), and ultra wide angle 10-18mm OSS lens (sel1018). The Nex-5r has a few advantage...
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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...
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New Sony Gear Just Arrived! Sony A5000, SEL1670Z and SEL2470Z lenses

Some new gear just arrived at the lab including the Sony A5000 w/ 16-50mm kit lens, the 16-70mm f/4 OSS Zeiss lens, and the full frame E-mount 24-70mm f/4 OSS lens that I will test on my newly acquired Sony A7r Should be a grea...
by Jay
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Nex-5n and the Sigma 10-20mm

Sony Rebates, Sigma Rebates, A pretty cool cable finder tool, and the Sigma 10-20mm on the Nex-5n!!

Hey guys and thanks for checking in!! I apologize for the lack of activity on the Lab, but work has been crazy and I just haven’t had any free time to put a decent article together. Here’s whats up: I have some nake...
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Most Popular Accessories for the Sony Nex Camera System!!

I’ve found more and more cool Accessories for the Sony Nex Camera System lately, so I decided to put an article together on the subject I also get lots of questions about batteries, filters, cases, camera bags, tri-pods, ...
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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Fuji X-Pro 1 - Body Only

SonyAlphaLab News and Updates!! The Fuji X-Pro 1 is Here!!

Hey everybody and welcome to SonyAlphalab.com if you’ve never been! I’ve been working really hard behind the scenes over the past week or so on updated older articles with new relevant content, Re-doing the Nex E-Mo...
by Jay
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Sony Nex-C3 with 18-55mm lens

The Sony Nex-C3 has arrived! First look and impressions.

Well, the Nex- C3 is finally here and I couldn’t be more pumped to get out and put this camera through testing. Before I can do that though, I need to take the studio shots of all the hardware BHPhotoVideo.com sent me bef...
by Jay
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Fuji Organic Sensor

So what is all they hype with Fuji X100 and the New Fuji XL??

So what is all they hype with Fuji x100, and the New Fuji XL?? The Fuji X100 is an incredible high quality point and shoot style camera with a “Retro look”, and a Fixed 35mm Equiv Focal Length f/2.0 Lens. The Fuji X...
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Sony Nex Electronic Lens Adapter Options and Reviews!!

As lots of you Sony Nex Fans know, Electronic Lens Adapters are all the rage these days!! Especially if your coming from the CanoNikon crowd which approximately 75% of you are?? Totally guessing, see poll below so we can find o...
by Jay
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Sony Nex Camera System can use almost any lens with a simple and inexpensive lens adapter!

ichele got me the Fotodiox Pro Lens Mount Adapter with Built-in Aperture iris for Christmas, and what that relatively inexpensive adapter allows me  use all my Canon EF Lenses on the Sony Nex Camera Systems. I haven’t ac...
by Jay
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Sony 16-50mm F3.5-5.6 OSS (Pancake) Zoom Lens – SELP1650 – Full Preview

In this quick preview article I will go over all the Sony 16-50mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS Pancake Zoom lens (selp1650), details that you need to know!! Measuring just 1.17″ (29.9mm) when fully retracted, this SEL-P1650 retractable ...
by Jay
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Carl Zeiss® 16-35mm f/2.8 Zoom Lens

Carl Zeiss® 16-35mm f/2.8 Zoom Lens (A-Mount) – Preview, Initial Impressions, Full Specs and more..

The Carl Zeiss 16-35mm f/2.8 Zoom Lens (SAL-1635Z) for the Alpha Camera Systems (A-Mount) is one of the most wanted lenses in the Sony arsenal, and in this preview I’ll give you all the info available on this incredible piece...
by Jay
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Sony Nex-5n and the Sony 50mm f/1.8 OSS Lens

Sony Nex-5n and the Sony 50mm f/1.8 OSS Lens – Sample pics and 100% Crops!!

I took a bunch of sample pics around the house yesterday with the Sony Nex-5n and Sony 50mm f/1.8 OSS Lens. I tried to get a decent variety of photos that show off the incredible depth of field, sharpness, and bokeh. This lens ...
by Jay
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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...
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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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 ...
by Jay
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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 ...
by Jay
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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...
by Jay
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Sony NEX-5N – Excellent Video Quick Guide/ Demo by Sony Asia

In this excellent video/ Demo “Creative freedom is yours with a stylish, ultra-compact NEX-5N camera that operates with ease, and puts professional quality right in your pocket”. I just watched this a really great i...
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