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Metabones Canon EF Lens to Sony NEX Camera Lens Mount Adapter

Metabones III Electronic Lens Adapter Testing with Sony Nex-6, Canon EF 24-105mm f/4 L Lens

In this article I will go over in detail the Metabones III Electronic Lens Adapter for Canon EF lenses and the Sony Nex E-Mount Camera System. I tested the Metabones III lens adapter using my Sony Nex-6 and Canon EF 24-105mm f/...
by Jay
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Sony Nex-6 High ISO Testing, Raw VS Jpeg - ISO 100

Sony Nex-6 High ISO Testing – Raw VS Jpeg – ISO 100 – 25600 – Sample Photos, 100% Crops

I had some time today with the Sony Nex-6 to test out the High ISO capabilities of the New 16.1MP Exmor APS-C Size CMOS Sensor. I covered from ISO 100 all the way till ISO 25600 in both Jpeg and Raw!! I’ll let you be the ...
by Jay
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Sony Rx10

Sony RX10 – Sample Photos, Focus Speed Tests, Sample Video w/ Full Zoom

The Sony RX10 is a point and shoot camera designed for the serious enthusiast. At $1300 US, it’s not exactly cheap, but once you learn the lens is a Zeiss and constant f/2.8 aperture, with an effective 35mm equivalent foc...
by Jay
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Sony A6000 and Minolta MC 50mm f/1.4 Rokkor-X Lens

Sony A6000 using Lens Adapters, and AF Speed Test!

For the past few days I’ve been packing the Sony A6000 and the Metabones III electronic lens adapter along with the Canon EF 24-105mm f/4 L IS Lens plus the Minolta MC 50mm f/1.4 Rokkor -X lens. Both work really well and ...
by Jay
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Rokinon 35mm f/1.4 UMC Aspherical lens mounted to Nex-6

Rokinon 35mm f/1.4 UMC Lens – Sample Photos and First Impressions!!

In this first impressions article on the Rokinon 35mm f/1.4 UMC Aspherical Lens, I will go over several sample photos and more. I’ve actually been holding onto these lenses for about two weeks now as I needed to finish th...
by Jay
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Incredible Nex-7 HD Video Sample – La Parroquia

Courtesy of  The Luminous Landscape, this incredible Sony Nex-7 HD video sample in La Parroquia is just plan excellent!! The quality speaks for itself, but what is most impressive to me is the Dynamic range capture by the 24mp...
by Jay
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Sony Camera Applications

Getting Started with “Apps” on your Sony NEX-5R or NEX-6 | PlayMemories WiFi

Hello, My Name is Mike Hendren and I’m a new Author. Jay and I met through the amazing internet and share a lot of the same passions as it relates to Sony and Photography. We’re both enjoying the New Sony Camera Tec...
by Mike Hendren
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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
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Sony Alpha A7r – First Impressions and Sample Photos w/ 100% Crops!

The 36mp full frame Sony Alpha A7r is finally here and I have some sample photos plus first impressions to share with you! I’m using the native E-Mount 55mm f/1.8 Zeiss lens so far and what I can tell you is the lens is v...
by Jay
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Learning to Fly the DJI Phantom FC40 Quadcopter

Hi everybody and welcome to SonyAlphaLab.com. In this article I’m going to talk about and show you how I learned fly DJI Phantom FC40 Quadcopter with FPV Camera and transmitter. I’ve been interested in these flying ...
by Jay
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Sony E PZ 18-105mm f/4 G OSS Lens – Sample Video and Lens Testing w/ A6000

In this article I will show lots of sample video using the Sony E-Mount 18-105mm f/4 OSS Powerzoom lens. I used the new e-mount Sony alpha A6000 for all the filming and audio as well. Starting with some around the house footage...
by Jay
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Sony A77 w/ 85mm f/1.4 Carl Zeiss Lens

Auto Focus Testing – Sony Alpha 77 vs the Canon 5D Mark II in low light – Updated

New Video with more detail AF Testing >> In this video I’ll be testing the auto focus capabilities of the Sony Alpha 77 vs the Canon 5D mark II.  The lighting is extremely poor in this auto focus test which is by d...
by Jay
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Sony Alpha 35 Body Only

Sony Alpha 35 – First Impressions Preview and High Res Photos

I just got my hands on the Sony Alpha 35 and I got all sorts of Full Res image samples to show you guys as well as my first impressions of this camera and lens combo. The full specs on the Alpha 35 and the Sony 16-80mm f/3.5-4....
by Jay
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Sony Alpha 35 Sample Photos - High ISO Test Shots - ISO 25600

Sony Alpha 35 (SLT-A35) High ISO, Multi-Frame NR, Full Res Sample Photos

The Sony a35 has incredible High ISO image quality and in this article I will break it down for you so it’s easy to see for yourself. I also want to point out that the Sony a35 has a special low light ISO mode known as Mu...
by Jay
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Lily - Nex-5n w/ Fotodiox Lens Adapter, 25mm Extension Tube, and Canon 24-105mm f/4 L Lens

Awesome Sony Nex Lens Adapters Video, and the Nex-5n w/ Fotodiox Lens Adapter, 25mm Extension Tube, and Canon 24-105mm f/4 L Lens!!

I was cruising around YouTube today checking comments etc.., and came across this incredible video on the Sony Nex Lens Adapters by David Kilpatrick. David is a Pro on this stuff, so be sure to check out his sites, because they...
by Jay
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Nex-7 w/ Canon 135mm f/2 Lens

Nex-7 Tutorial – Setting up and Using Lens Adapters on the Sony Nex-7

In this Nex-7 tutorial I will go over everything you need to know when it comes to setting up the Sony Nex-7 for using Lens Adapters and other manufactures lenses. Focus Peaking, Shooting without Lens, and Manual Focus Assist s...
by Jay
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New Sony A6000 vs My Nex-6 – Real World And Lab Testing!

So I really went to work this past weekend comparing the new Sony A6000 vs my Nex-6, which is now the old model, and on sale @ amazon for only $519 (Click Here) I compared image quality in the real world and Lab, did some foc...
by Jay
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Nex-5n, Sigma 19mm f/2.8 EX DN Lens

Sony Nex-5n and the Sigma E-Mount 19 and 30mm EX DN Lens, SIgma 10-20mm Lens!! Sample Photos, Auto HDR!!

Using the Nex-5n, and a trio of Sigma lenses, I finally got the chance to take a few decent pics at a new water fall area I found today!! The three Sigma lenses I used were the 19 and 30mm f/2.8 EX DN E-Mount lenses, and the Si...
by Jay
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Sony Nex-6 and 16-50mm Power Zoom Lens (SEL1650) HD Video

Sony Nex-6 w/ 16-50mm Power Zoom Lens- Sample HD Video and AutoFocus Testing | Real World Video

In this HD Video I put together various clips taken with the Sony Nex-6 and 16-50mm Power Zoom Lens (SEL1650). The Sony Nex-6 is capable of taking full 1080 60/p AVCHD Codec Video as well as more web friendly .mp4 format which ...
by Jay
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Sony Nex-F3 w/ New Sony 18-200mm - SEL18200LE @ 200mm

New Sony 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 OSS Lens – SEL18200LE – High Res Sample Photos using the Sony Nex-F3!!

Over the past week or so I managed to take a sample few photos with the New Sony 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 OSS Lens (SEL200LE) and the Sony Nex-F3. The New Sony lens is remarkable similar to the Tamron 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 Di III VC len...
by Jay
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