Category Archives: Sony a6300

New Sony APS-C Survey Hints at Renewed Development

A reader contacted me about an APS-C survey he recently revived from Sony as an a6xxx series camera owner and it might be an indication of Sony starting to fulfill their promise to continue the development of their develop APS-C system. The survey wanted to know details like what would you want on an a6xxx […]

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New Sony Bundles Coming This May

Earlier this year, Sony announced the addition of the 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS Zoom lens to their growing E-mount lens lineup. Beginning in May, bundles combining the new lens with the α6300 or α6500 will be available for purchase. Prices α6300 + 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6: $1,299.99 US α6300 + 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6: $1,749.99 CA α6500 + 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6: $1,699.99 US α6500 […]

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Sony a6500/a6300 Firmware Updates

Sony a6500 Update 1.05 This update (version 1.05) provides the following benefits: Adds support for the SEL18135 lens Improves overall stability of the camera a6500 Download Here Sony a6300 Update 2.01 This update (version 2.01) provides the following benefits: Adds support for the SEL18135 lens Improves overall stability of the camera a6300 Download Here

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CameraLabs: Sony E 18-135mm f3.5-5.6 Review

Cameralabs reviewed the Sony E 18-135mm f3.5-5.6 and seemed fairly impressed with Sony’s new APS-C lens. Maybe Sony will come through with their promises to not abandon APS-C after all. The new 18-135mm is pretty good for a kit lens, but I hope Sony develops a lens like excellent Fujifilm XF 18-55mm f/2.8-4 R LM OIS for a future […]

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Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS and Silver Sony a6300 Preorders Now Open

The Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS and Silver Sony a6300 that were announced a few days ago are now available for preorder. It’s interesting how Sony expands the available colors of older cameras as newer ones become available like the a6500 and soon to be announced Sony a6700. I wonder what kind of research Sony has done into […]

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New APS-C Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS Lens and Sony a6300 Silver Edition

Sony announced some new products today without much notice. The Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS has an effective focal length of 27-202.5mm on APS-C NEX cameras with a variable aperture. You can see some sample images here and find details about the lense here. The lens will be available at B&H Photo and Adorama soon. New Compact, […]

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