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The Real Impact of The Sony Kumamoto Factory Earthquake

Natural disasters are a part of life, but the Kumamoto Earthquake practically brought the entire camera production industry to a halt, with several camera launches being delayed and many other cameras being unobtainable since roughly 70% of all sensors are manufactured in the Sony Kumamoto Factory. Being located less than 20 kilometers from the epicenter of the quake […]

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Sony Star Eater Petition

If you care about IQ and image purity than you should support the correction of the star eater noise reduction problem currently plaguing Sony’s lineup of cameras. I spend a lot of time and money on my astrophotography, which is why I don’t use Sony cameras for it, but if you only shoot Sony this […]

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Sony Truck Stolen on The Way to NAB 2017

Sony’s truck was stolen enroute to NAB 2017 according to CanonRumors. It’s unclear what the thief’s were after, but maybe some of Sony’s announcements will hit the black market soon. This isn’t the first time Sony has had their trucks stolen either… maybe they should hire some security. Via Photo Rumors

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Sigma Q&A at CP+ 2017

Kazuto Yamaki from Sigma sat down with Image-Resource for an interview at CP+ 2017 and here is a summary of what they spoke about: The 12-24mm uses an 80mm aspherical lens which is very large and unique. It might be the largest used in any zoom lens, which is how they were able to make […]

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Sony Alpha & Minolta Camera History

Tony & Chelsea Northrup created another excellent camera history video. Their Fujifilm history was spot on and in some ways the Sony/Minolata story is even better.

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Will Sony Buy Nikon?

No… At least it wouldn’t be a smart business move on Sony’s behalf. Nikon and Canon have been circling the toilet slowly for years now and everyone knows it. Canon is a lot bigger turd so it will take longer to flush, but beyond their names neither company adds any value to Sony’s portfolio. While […]

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