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New Batch of Sony a99 II Coming to The US Next Week

Two independent sources have confirmed that a new shipment of Sony a99 Mark II cameras will become available next week from US retailers. B&H Photo, Amazon, Adorama and Ace Photo should all have them in stock and ready to ship.

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DXO Optics Now Supports The Sony a99 Mark II, RX100 V and a6500

The Sony a99 Mark II, Sony RX100 V and Sony a6500 are now supported by DXO Optic, but the release notes haven’t been updated to reflect to the support yet. The will your camera work section has been updated here though. Sony Alpha a99 Mark II B&H Photo/Amazon/Adorama Sony a6500 B&H Photo/Amazon/Adorama Sony RX100 V B&H Photo/Amazon/Adorama

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DPReview: Sony a99 Mark II

An interesting review by DPReview because you can’t compare the results directly to any other camera in their database and the AF performance isn’t very impressive in their test. DPReview’s results differ from other reviews that have demonstrated much better performance. “the a99 II is the ultimate SLT. It is the SLT that should be […]

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Sony a99II vs Nikon D5 and Sony a7R II

The Sony a99 Mark II caught a lot of flack when it was announced, but photographers are loving it and the cheapish high quality lens selection that’s available for it. Lenses like the Minolta 80-200mm (I have seen these listed as low as $450) can go head to head with significantly more expensive lenses like the Sony SAL70200G2 70-200mm […]

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The Sony a99II and Sony RX100V vs Panasonic LX10/15

Kai seems to really love the Sony a99II for shooting action. Saying “This is immense…This is insane… There is virtually no viewfinder black out… (laughter)…”, but he isn’t overly impressed with low light or video performance. The Sony a99II is great DSLR for photographers, but videographers might want to get a a7RII instead. Sony a99 […]

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New Review Round-Up

Lots of big reviews were published right before the beginning to the new year. Most by switchers, but a few were from new Sony a99 Mark II users. Image-Resource and The Photoblographer published their completed Sony a99 Mark II reviews just before the end of the new year. Sony a99 Mark II B&H Photo/Amazon/Adorama Sony a7RII B&H Photo/Amazon/Adorama

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