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Sony F2.8 70-200mm Zoom GM and FE 100-400mm F4.5–5.6 GM OSS Firmware Update

Sony FE 100-400mm F4.5–5.6 GM OSS Firmware Update v02 (Download Here) Improves continuous autofocus (AF-C) performance while zooming in when attached to ILCE-9 *1 *1: Latest system software update required. Sony F2.8 70-200mm Zoom GM Firmware Update v03 (Download Here) Improves continuous autofocus (AF-C) performance while zooming in when attached to ILCE-9 *1 *1: Latest […]

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Sony a9: For Sports

The Sony a9 is maturing nicely with 3rd parties and Sony stepping up to ensure action photographers are covered. The Sony FE 100-400mm F4.5–5.6 GM OSS is the gold standard for photographers looking for tracking speed but adapted Sigma and Canon glass both perform very well today. Sigma has a slight advantage because the Sony a9 sees the lens […]

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DXO: Sony FE 100-400mm F4.5-5.6 GM OSS Sharpest Zoom Scored, But 5th Highest DXOMark Score

The Sony FE 100-400mm F4.5-5.6 GM OSS is an impressive performer and I can’t wait to see more real world results, but until then we will have to rely on sources like DXO that have scored the lens very high in sharpness, but not overall. The shortcomings DXO list is some vignetting wide-open. Telephoto zoom lenses like this tend to […]

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First Sony a9 Cameras Arrive, Buffer Issues, and More NAB Coverage

It looks like some Sony Photographers are receiving Sony a9 cameras from Sony already along with the new Sony FE 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 GM OSS. They even have retail packaging in the video above, but it is not in English and translation isn’t available at the moment. The brief tracking experiment they do is pretty impressive and […]

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