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Sony Nex-5n – High ISO Raw sample pics, ISO 25600

I took  a few High ISO 25600 photos with the Sony Nex-5n, and I think it did a pretty good job overall. There is definitely a lot of noise, but it retains detail a lot better than I expected. The first image is a shot of my ...
by Jay

 

 
Rokinon A-Mount 14mm f/2.8 Lens on Nex-6 w/ LA-EA1 lens adapter

Rokinon 14mm f/2.8 Lens – Sample Photos and First Impressions!!

In this article I’m going to go over the Rokinon 14mm Ultra Wide-Angle f/2.8 IF ED UMC Lens by providing some sample photos and first impressions. I used my Nex-6 and the LA-EA1 lens adapter to mount the Rokinon A-Mount l...
by Jay

 
 
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Sony Alpha a55 – High ISO Testing

I was cooking some steaks the other night for Michele and I and took the opportunity to put the Sony a55 into a super High ISO test situation. The results speak for themselves at ISO 12800 with Extreme Dynamic Range. I was hand...
by Jay

 

 
Rokinon A-Mount 85mm f/1.4 Lens on Nex-6 w/ LA-EA1 lens adapter

Rokinon 85mm f/1.4 Asperical Lens – Sample Photos and First Impressions

I managed to get a few sample photos with the Rokinon 85mm f/1.4 Asperical lens using my Nex-6 and the LA-EA1 lens adapter. I have a bunch more sample photos coming in the full review, but I did want to give you guys glance at ...
by Jay

 

 
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Merry Day After Christmas!! – Sharing Some Family Photos Taken w/ Sony a77, A580, and 5D mark II

Merry Day after Christmas, and Wow did we have in incredible past two days!! I was taking pictures like a mad man with mostly the Sony A580, but I also used the A77 and the 5D mark II for a bit here and there. On Christmas Eve ...
by Jay

 
 
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Sony DSC-RX100 goes Under The Sea!

Using your pro-zoom compact as an underwater camera! Since I bought it late last year, the Sony DSC-RX100 has proven itself to be a worthy and hard-working member of my photographic arsenal. I’ve already completed a reas...
by Alan

 

 
Sony A7r w/ Metabones III, Canon EF 17-40 F/4 L Lens @ F/8, 1/160, 17mm, ISO 400, Hand-Held

The Creepy House – Sony A7r w/ Canon 17-40mm f/4 L Lens – Killer Combo!

I drive past this creep house from time to time and had to stop by while packing the full frame Sony A7r and Canon EF 17-40 f/4 L Lens plus Metabones III lens adapter. The house is actually for sale if anybody is interested. It...
by Jay

 
 
Sony 16mm Conversion lens video

Quick Video Comparison – Sony 16mm E-Mount and the Conversion lenses

I put together a quick video using the Sony Nex-5n and the 16mm f/2.8 lens to show you what happens when your add on the conversion lenses. I mounted them on the 16mm lens while recording so you can see exactly what they do! Th...
by Jay

 

 
Sony Nex-6 w/ Fotodiox Lens Adapter and Canon EF 135mm f/2 L Lens @ f/2

More Nex-6 Raw Sample Photos, Really Quick HD Sample Video, Must See Black Friday Deals!!

Hey everybody and welcome to SonyAlphaLab!! Today I’m going to share some more Nex-6 Sample Photos I took yesterday using the Canon 135mm f/2 L Lens and Fotodiox Lens adapter. This time I was shooting Wide Open @ f/2, and...
by Jay

 
 
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Sony Nex-C3 – Extremely Low Light High ISO HD Video

I’ve taken a decent amount of video with the Sony Nex-C3 so far and overall it does a very good job. The focus is a little finicky in low light which is expected, but overall performed quite well. It’s worth noting ...
by Jay

 

 
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Sony Alpha A7s – High ISO Lab Testing and Sample Photos

I just received the latest installment of the full frame Sony Alpha A-series, which is known as the Sony A7s and I did some High ISO Testing! So, what sets the Sony A7s apart from the A7 and A7r is the new 12.2mp full frame pro...
by Jay

 
 
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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Fotodiox Pro Lens Mount Adapter with Built-in Aperture Iris – Does the Aperture do anything?? Tested on Sony Nex-7 with Canon EF 135mm f/2 L Lens

here has been some serious speculation on the web about the Fotodiox Pro Lens Mount Adapter with Built-in Aperture iris. Does the aperture actual work? How can it work if it’s not actually in the lens? Does the depth of f...
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

 

 
100% Crop - Sony A7 - ISO Testing - Raw Quality - ISO 25600

Sony A7 VS Sony Nex-6 – Raw Quality High ISO Lab Testing w/ 100% Crops!

In this article I will show you how the Sony A7 Vs Sony Nex-6 compare in the Lab using Raw Quality and ISO 100-25600. I used the kit lenses on both cameras for this test and used custom white balance to take the color cast issu...
by Jay

 
 
Sony A7s Hdr Photography

Sony A7s and HDR Photography – Sample Photos, How-To

I love HDR Photography, and the lower resolution full frame Sony A7s really needed to be tested out! I ended finding this recently abandoned facility that happened to have a wide open gate in front to my surprise! So, I drove i...
by Jay

 

 
Minolta MX Rokkor-X PG F/1.4 50mm Lens

Fast Primes On the Sony A7 – Sample Photos – EF 135mm f/2 and MC 50mm f/1.4 lenses

In this post I’m going to show you a few sample photos taken with the Sony A7 and the Canon EF 135mm f/2 L lens, and Minolta MC Rokkor-X 50mm f/1.4 lens. I used the Metabones III lens adapter for the Canon EF lens and it ...
by Jay

 
 
Sony A57 Sample HD Video

New Lenses on the way for the Sony A57 and Real World Sample HD Video!!

We got two more lenses coming to the Lab including the Tamron 17-50mm f/2.8 XR Di II LD Lens and the Sigma 50mm f/1.4 EX DG HSM Prime Lens!! I also put together all the Real World HD Video I’ve taken so far using the the ...
by Jay

 

 
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Sony NEX-7 vs Olympus OM-D E-M5

I’ve been getting a lot of questions about the Nex-7 vs the OM-D E-M5 and I figured I put together a little comparison article for those of you on the fence Both of these cameras have very appetizing specs, but they are d...
by Jay

 
 
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Sony A7r and the HVL-F20M Accessory Flash Testing

In this article I am going to go over the Sony A7r and HVL-F20M Accessory Flash unit by showing you some test shots using various flash settings and camera settings. I hope to illustrate what this flash is capable of in the rea...
by Jay