Author Archives: Louis Ferreira

Samyang Af 35mm f2.8 FE vs Sony Zeiss 35mm f2.8

The New Samyang 35mm f2.8 AF has an obvious direct competitor, the Sony Zeiss 35mm f2.8. Samyang lenses can be very hit or miss and most reviewers seem to think the new Samyang 35mm f2.8 will be a hit since the major difference is weather resistance and the Zeiss name. photographyblog – 4.5 Stars – “The […]

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Sony FE 16-35mm f/2.8 GM, FE 12-24mm f/4 G and FE 100-400mm Shipment Dates

According to B&H Photo the Sony FE 12-24mm f/4 G will begin shipping July 6th and it should be a great option for those looking for a wide zoom lens for their a7. I have always enjoyed shooting 12mm, especially when it is well corrected. Sony FE 12-24mm f/4 G: B&H Photo / Amazon / Adorama The […]

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Meikon a7 II Waterproof Housing

CamDive/Meikon 40M/130FT Underwater camera housing for Sony A7 II The primary application of this underwater housing is underwater photography/videography. However it can do a lot more by protecting your camera from weather hazards such as rain, dust, snow etc. Because of its compact size and near all functionality, it is an ideal item to have […]

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Sony Savings Sunday

Sony a7 Bodies Sony a7rII (Save $300): B&H Photo/Amazon/Adorama Sony a7sII (Save $200): B&H Photo/Amazon/Adorama Sony a7II (Save $150): B&H Photo/Amazon/Adorama Sony a7 (Save $150): B&H Photo/Amazon/Adorama Sony Alpha a6500 Deals With 16-70mm With 16-50mm and 55-210mm Sony Alpha a6500 Deals With 16-70mm With 16-50mm and 55-210mm Sony Alpha a6300 Deals Sony Alpha a6300 With 16-50mm With 16-70mm With 16-50mm and 55-210mm Sony Alpha a6000 Deals Sony Alpha a6000 […]

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Sony a9: With Canon and Sigma Glass

For those looking for a larger lens selection at the long end at least the Sony a9 handles Canon glass fairly well using single point AF. Almost all reports seem to agree that the Sigma MC-11 is the most capable AF adapter for use on the Sony a9 at this time, but the Metabones could […]

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DXO: Sony a9 Sensor Review: Game changer?

It looks like DPReview’s hit piece on the a9 has now been disproved by a second testing site DXO and it validates Photonstophotos results, which further proves what a great resource they are for early in-depth measurements. The Sony a9 is a very unique camera in my experience and there really is nothing like it […]

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