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Sony Alpha 1 and The Future of Computational Photography

The topic of computational photography or really computational anything is a very interesting one and I have to say Jordan’s thoughts above got me thinking. The Sony A1 reads out at an impressive rate and many of the bottlenecks that would make computational photography difficult on a full-size camera are starting to fall away, but […]

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Sony’s Image Sensor Business Could Easily Grow 300%+ In The Coming Years

Image sensor world spotted an article by Forbes contributor Stephen McBride about his view on Sony CIS business: “The growth in sensor sales over the past three years has been nothing short of remarkable. This year Sony will generate more profits from imaging than any of its other business lines. Sensors are on track to […]

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Here Comes The Canon EOS R

Nokishita leaked the details of the new Canon EOS R Mirrorless camera and it’s very much designed to be in the middle of Sony’s a7III and a7RIII camera based on the specs. If the price point is right this could be an interesting competitor. Canon’s dual pixel autofocus has already proven to be very effective […]

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Falcon Heavy Launch

The Falcon Heavy Launch was a very unique experience and while my live stream didn’t work out, I did manage to capture the above video in 4k. Thankfully even the audio quality came out pretty good, especially if you wear headphones, but it was a very windy day. Due to the nature of the launch and […]

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Sony Unveils Manufacturing Process of DRAM-Embedded Image Sensor

Nikkeibp wrote an article about the DRAM that Sony embedded in their sensor to make cameras like the Sony a9 possible and advancements necessary to make it happen are interesting. I was going to take the time to make bullet points of it, but Image-sensors-world beat me to it with a very concise list of the […]

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Fixing Sony’s Menus…

Very few will try to defend Sony’s menus and Maarten Heilbron’s video about how to fix them has gone a viral, but beyond his desire to consolidate parts of the menu I don’t agree with his suggestions. Sony’s current left/right navigation allows you to navigate tabs very quickly beyond the pages within them. If Sony were to […]

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