sony-a7r-front-sensor
18
comments
News

New Sony Gear on the Way – Sony A7r, SEL55F18Z, HVL-F20M Flash

Posted  January 22, 2014  by  Jay

I sent back the Sony RX10 although I really wanted to purchase it believe me! Now it’s time for the other full frame beast, better known as the Sony Alpha A7r. To test this animal I will using the native FE-Mount Sonnar T* FE 55mm f/1.8 ZA Lens, and my Canon EF L lenses via […]

Full Story »

 
 
 
 
 
Sony RX10 Review
20
comments
 
Point & Shoot Camera Reviews

Sony RX10 Review – Best All In One Camera Ever Made?

Posted  January 15, 2014  by  Jay

The Sony RX10 could be the best all in one camera ever made and in this review I will cover everything you need to know in detail! I have lots tons of sample photos, sample video, and hands-on experience to share. I also have a Sony RX10 video review if you don’t feel like reading […]

Full Review »

a selection of tripods
0
comments
Photography Tutorials

An Introduction to Tripods – The First of Two Articles

Posted  January 10, 2014  by  Monico

This will be the first of two articles that talks about Tripods. When I started writing articles for SonyAlphaLab.com I knew it was a photography website that did a great job talking about Sony products and helping a huge photography community. I looked through some of the entries and I quickly saw that it was […]

Full Story »

a5000_front_black-1024x675
0
comments
Camera News

Sony Announces A5000, Best of the Nex-3n and Nex-5t in One?

Posted  January 7, 2014  by  Jay

Sony announces the A5000, the latest Nex series camera without the Nex series name? Looks like Sony officially dropped the Nex tag and they are going with the Alpha A for all their new mirrorless camera gear. I think this is good because it shows a commitment to a higher quality, more streamlined camera line. […]

Full Story »

lightroom-5-workflow-tips
0
comments
Adobe Lightroom

Lightroom 5 – Workflow Tips and Developing Sony Raw Files

Posted  January 6, 2014  by  Jay

In this article I wanted to share a new Lightroom 5 video tutorial focusing on workflow tips and developing Sony raw files. Primarily geared towards the newer user looking to get more out of their Lightroom experience, Sony raw files, and photography for that matter! The experienced user can also benefit from a few tricks […]

Full Story »

rx-series-cameras
3
comments
Camera News

Sony RX-series Speculation?? APS-C Sized Sensor Camera Missing?

Posted  January 4, 2014  by  Jay

A gap is open in the RX-series for a APS-C sized sensor camera and I wonder if it will be called the Sony RX20? I was thinking about the gap in image quality between the 1″ sensor Sony RX10/ RX100 II, and the Full Frame Sensor RX1/ RX1r cameras. The gap is significant when you […]

Full Story »

Sony RX10 @ f/2.8, 200mm, ISO 100, Raw Quality
1
comments
Point & Shoot Camera Testing

Sony RX10 Lab Testing: – High ISO and Lens Tests, RX10 vs Nex-6 vs A7?

Posted  January 1, 2014  by  Jay

In this article I will go over the Sony RX10 lab testing including high ISO and lens tests at various focal lengths. I will also go through the aperture so you can see the depth of field and how it changes with focal length. Next I will go over how the one inch sensor RX10 […]

Full Story »

Sony Rx10
0
comments
Point & Shoot Camera Testing

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

Posted  December 30, 2013  by  Jay

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 focal range of 24-200mm, the price becomes much more justifiable. The high ISO abilities are impressive […]

Full Story »

 
 
 
 
 
Sony Alpha A7 w/ 28-70mm kit lens
4
comments
Mirrorless Camera Reviews

Sony Alpha A7 Review – 24mp Full Frame Mirrorless Camera

Posted  December 23, 2013  by  Jay

In this Sony A7 review I will go over everything you need to know using a real world photography and perspective. I will be using the native E-mount 28-70mm kit lens (sel2870), and lens adapters including some old school Minolta glass and some of my pro-grade Canon glass via the Metabones III electronic lens adapter. […]

Full Review »

Sony Alpha A7 w/ 28-70mm kit lens
7
comments
Mirrorless Camera Testing

Sony A7 vs Sony Nex-6 – Depth of Field Compared @ 50mm

Posted  December 17, 2013  by  Jay

In this post I’m going to compare the Sony A7 vs Sony Nex-6 while using the Metabones III lens adapter and a Canon EF L Lens. More specifically the Canon EF 24-105mm f/4 L Lens, so I can use the same equivalent focal length on each camera. In this test I went for 50mm on […]

Full Story »