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Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Mirrorless Camera w/ 25mm f/1.8 Lens
Mirrorless Camera Testing

Olympus vs Sony – Lab Testing, Low Light Focus, High ISO, and More…

Posted  April 14, 2015  by  Jay

In this article I’m going to focus on comparing the image quality and focus speed of the Olympus and Sony camera systems in low light lab conditions. This will show us how well each camera works in the lab environment which can be used very effectively! I’m working on getting the A6000 for a more […]

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Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II
Camera Previews

Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Mirrorless Camera – Hands-On First Look and more….

Posted  April 7, 2015  by  Jay

The Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Mirrorless Micro Four Thirds Digital Camera showed up from BHPhoto and I have some Hands-On first impressions that I wanted to share with you all. First off, the camera build quality and design is freaking awesome and Sony could learn so much! The Rear LCD screen is far superior […]

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Zeiss Loxia 35mm f/2 Biogon T* Lens for Sony E Mount
Prime Lens Previews

Zeiss Loxia 35mm f/2 Biogon T* Lens Review using Sony A7r

Posted  March 26, 2015  by  Jay

Hi everybody and welcome to SonyAlphaLab In this Carl Zeiss Loxia 35mm f/2 Biogon T* Lens review I will go over everything you need know using my full frame Sony Alpha A7r in both the lab and real world of course… I also put together a high quality video review which you can see just below, […]

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New Sony FE lenses e-mount
Lens News

Four New Sony FE lenses Breakdown and Pre-Order Links Plus More…

Posted  March 5, 2015  by  Jay

Sony officially announces four new full frame E-mount lenses (FE Lenses), which consist of really expensive and fast 35mm f/1.4 ZA lens, a killer looking 90mm f/1.8 OSS Macro G Lens, a super zoom 24-240mm OSS lens and reasonable priced 28mm f/2 lens that except converter lenses just like the 16mm APS-C E-mount lens. A […]

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Lens Previews

Best Sony E-Mount Lenses for Portraits, Landscapes, and Street Photography

Posted  February 14, 2015  by  Jay

So what is the best E-Mount lens for portraits, landscapes, sports, and street photography with auto focus? I have been getting a ton of questions via email, in the comments, on the forum, on Google, Facebook, Twitter, and on my youtube channel! Therefore, I think it’s about time I write an article breaking down the lenses […]

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  • Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Mirrorless Camera w/ 25mm f/1.8 Lens
  • Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II
  • Zeiss Loxia 35mm f/2 Biogon T* Lens for Sony E Mount
  • New Sony FE lenses e-mount
  • Sony-FF-E-mount-lens

 
 

 
Sony RX100M3 Sample Photo Auto HDR

PhotoPlus Expo – 2014 in NYC w/ the Sony RX100 III and A7r!!

My Dad and I went down to the PhotoPlus Expo in NYC yesterday and had an absolute blast! We left early morning and in this article I will bring you along for the adventure courtesy of the New Sony RX100 III and my Sony A7r arme...
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What Next for the Full Frame Sony A7-Series Cameras?

Sony has come out now the the third model full frame E-Mount A-series camera and the question is, will they come out with another one before updating the body? I mean lets be frank It’s awesome, but not perfect and we cou...
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...
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Forum - Whats Hot??

Forum Updates, 1st Photography Contest, and New Gear!

Hi everybody and thanks for checking in to the SonyAlphaLab.com main website area I’ve been working really hard on expanding the forum and Whats Hot?? Area, so you can easily see what is going on in the forum, without act...
by Jay

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sony Alpha A7s Review

Sony Alpha A7s Full Frame Mirrorless Camera Review – Best Low Light Camera Option!

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Bottom Line 4.5 / 5 - Excellent
Best Low Light Camera Ever Reviewed!
 
 
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Life Updates, Sony News, Rumors, and Major Forum Action!!

Hi everybody and welcome to Sonyalphalab! Have not been around much lately, but we just had a new member of the family born!! A baby boy to be specific and his name is Jase Peter Hermann, Born – 08/12/14 – 7lbs 8.5o...
by Jay

 

 
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Sony A7s – Menu System, Buttons, and Camera Settings Explained

Hi everybody and welcome to Sonyalphalab.com! In this post I have a detailed HD video where I will go over the Sony Alpha A7s Menu System, Buttons, and Camera settings! It’s pretty long, but the camera is really powerful ...
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

 

 
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Sony Alpha A7s Sample Photos – Initial Impression and Forum Updates

I’ve had the Sony Alpha A7s for about two weeks or so now, and I took a lot of sample photos so far using the FE 35mm f/2.8 Zeiss Lens and the Canon EF 135mm f/2 L Lens via the Metabones III Lens Adapter Talk about killer...
by Jay

 
 
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Sony Alpha A7s – Using XAVC S and S-Log2 Gamma Profile – How-To

The new Sony A7s has a very powerful video format called XAVC S, which allows for a customizable picture profile called S-Log2. In this article I will show you how to set the camera in order to use it. You must be using the XAV...
by Jay

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
Sony A7r w/ 70-200mm f/4 OSS G Lens

Sony FE 70-200mm f/4 G OSS Lens Review – SEL70200G

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Bottom Line 4.5 / 5 - Excellent
 
 
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Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Lens – In Stock for Sony!!

The long awaited and killer Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Lens is now In Stock and available for the Sony A-Mount cameras! This lens is a crop factor designed lens, so if you have an A77 II, A77, A58, A57, it will mount right on. ...
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 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

 

 
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Sony A7s – Now In Stock, Plus New Reviews and RX10 Killer?

The New Full Frame E-Mount Sony Alpha A7s is now In Stock @ BHphoto | Amazon | Adorama The new Sony A7s is also on the way to the Lab, so I will test it out in great detail Requests welcomed if you want me to try something in p...
by Jay

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sony A6000 w/ 18-105mm f/4 OSS G Lens (selp18105g)

Sony PZ 18-105mm f4 OSS G lens Review – SELP18105G

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Bottom Line 4 / 5 - Very Good