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The Best Sony a7 III Accessories

The Sony a7 III has proved to be an extremely popular addition to Sony's Alpha series since its announcement. So ... Read More
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Sony a9 Firmware – v3.01 Update

Firmware version 3.01 has now been released for the Sony a9. This fixes an issue with the previous v3.00 update ... Read More
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Tamron Firmware Update Fixes AF Issues with 28-75mm F/2.8 Di III RXD Lens

Tamron has released a firmware update to address autofocus issues with their new and very popular 28-75mm F/2.8 Di III ... Read More
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Voigtlander Releases Details and Price of 110mm F2.5 Macro Lens

Lens manufacturer Cosina has provided more details for their Voigtlander Macro APO-Lanthar 110mm F2.5 lens that was announced at CP+ ... Read More
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Samyang AF 24mm F2.8 FE Review Round-up

The new Samyang AF 24mm F2.8 FE lens will start shipping this month priced at $399 in the US or ... Read More
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Pre-Orders Start for Sony FE 400mm F2.8 GM Monster Lens

Pre-orders for the new Sony FE 400mm F2.8 GM Monster Lens (SEL400F28GM) have now started. So if you happen to ... Read More
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Sony FE 400mm F2.8 GM OSS Early Reviews

Early reviews are coming in from those lucky enough to have been invited to Sony's press event for the Sony ... Read More
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Sony Announces Pricing and Specs of New 400mm f/2.8 FE Lens

Sony has finally announced the pricing and specs of their new long-awaited 400mm F2.8 G Master Prime Lens - and ... Read More
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Sony FE 100-400mm GM Lens Review

I've been fortunate to own the Sony FE 100-400mm 4.5-5.6 GM OSS lens (SEL100400GM) since it was launched back in ... Read More
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Free Rotolight NEO 2 When You Buy a Sony a7R II, a7R III, a7S II, or a9

Sony UK and and British LED lighting manufacturer Rotolight have announced an exclusive joint summer promotion. UK customers purchasing a ... Read More
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New Samyang 24mm f/2.8 FE Lens Announced

Samyang has announced their new Samyang AF 24mm F2.8 FE lens. It features both a fast and accurate Auto Focus ... Read More
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Sony RX100 V vs RX100 VI – 12 Key Differences Compared

I don't normally write about the RX100 series on this site as they are not part of the Alpha family ... Read More
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Save $500 on the Sony a9 + Free Accessories Worth up to $310

Sony has just knocked $500 off the price of the Sony a9 in the US, with many stores now offering ... Read More
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SmallRig L-Bracket for Sony a7III, a7RIII, & a9 Early Review

I've been looking for an l-bracket for my Sony a9 and a7R III pretty much since the first day they ... Read More
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Sony E 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 Lens Sample Images

The Sony E 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 OSS is a general-purpose 7.5x zoom lens with a very versatile zoom range that covers ... Read More
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Pricing Announced and Pre-Orders Start for Sigma 70mm F2.8 DG Macro Art Lens

Sigma has finally announced the pricing for their new Sigma 70mm F2.8 DG Macro Art lens for Sony full-frame E-mount ... Read More
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Sony a7R III Firmware – New Ver. 1.10 Update

Firmware Version 1.10 The latest firmware version for the Sony a7R III is version 1.10. You can download it from ... Read More
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Pre-Orders Start for Tamron 28-75mm F/2.8 Di III RXD Lens for Sony FE

Pre-orders have started for the new Tamron 28-75mm F/2.8 Di III RXD lens for Sony full frame E-mount. The lens ... Read More
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Save Up to $500 with the Latest Sony US Deals

Sony US has launched big rebates on Sony Alpha cameras, lenses and accessories. Some of the top deals include $500 ... Read More
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Venus Optics Announces New 10-18mm and 100mm FE Lenses

Venus Optics has announced two new lenses for Sony Full Frame E-mount. The Laowa 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 FE Zoom lens and ... Read More
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Sony a7 III Firmware Updates

The latest firmware for the Sony a7 III is version 1.01 that was released on April 18, 2018. Firmware Version ... Read More
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Adobe Adds Lightroom and Camera RAW Support for the Sony a7 III

Adobe has updated Lightroom and Camera RAW to support RAW files from the new Sony a7 III. A lens profile ... Read More
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Pre-Orders Start for the Venus Optics Laowa 9mm f/2.8 Zero-D

You can now pre-order the Venus Optics Laowa 9mm f/2.8 Zero-D lens for Sony E Mount (APS-C). The lens costs ... Read More
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Sony a7 II vs a7 III – 12 Key Differences Compared

It has taken over 3 years, but Sony has now launched the long awaited a7 III, and on paper at ... Read More
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Sigma Releases Firmware Update 1.09 for MC-11 Converter

Sigma has updated the firmware for their MC-11 converter. The latest version 1.09 adds support for the Sigma 14-24mm F2.8 ... Read More
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Voigtländer Introduces two New Sony E-mount Full-Frame Prime Lenses

Voigtländer has announced two new prime lenses for Sony E-mount at the CP+ show this week. The Voigtländer Macro APO-Lanthar ... Read More
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Sony a7 III Manual – Download

You can download the English Sony a7 III manual in PDF format here: Sony a7 III Manual Download. Alternatively there ... Read More
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Sony a7 III Pre-Orders Have Started

Pre-orders for the new Sony a7 III have now started in the US, UK and around Europe. Shipping is planned ... Read More
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A Round-up of Some Early Sony a7 III Hands-On Review Videos

In today's social media driven world you can pretty much guarantee that within minutes seconds of a new camera launch, ... Read More
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Sigma Announces 9 New Sony FE Prime Lenses

Sigma has announced plans to bring seven of their existing full-frame Art-series primes, plus two new lenses to Sony E-mount ... Read More
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Sony Launches the a7 III with Some Very Impressive Specs

It has taken over 3 years, but today Sony launched the long awaited a7 III, and its list of specs ... Read More
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Venus Optics Announce Laowa 9mm F2.8 and 25mm F2.8 Macro Lenses

Venus Optics has announced two new lenses with Sony E-mount options through their Japanese parent company Sightron. The first is ... Read More
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Tokina Announces the FíRIN 20mm F2.0 FE Autofocus Lens

Tokina has officially announced its latest full-frame Sony E-Mount lens: the FíRIN 20mm F2 FE AF. This is the second ... Read More
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Tamron Announces Development of 28-75mm F2.8 Lens for Full Frame E-Mount

Tamron has announced that they are developing a 28-75mm F/2.8 Di III RXD lens (Model A036) for Sony full-frame E-mount ... Read More
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Sony Announces the VMC-MM2 Release Cable for the RX0

As well as the new HVL-F60RM wireless flash announced today, Sony also announced a new release cable for their tiny ... Read More
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Sony Announces New Flagship HVL-F60RM Flash

Today Sony announced their new flagship HVL-F60RM Wireless Radio Flash for its full-frame E-Mount cameras. Alongside it they also announced ... Read More
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Sony 12-24 F4 G Lens Filter Holder Options

Like many ultra-wide lenses, the Sony 12-24 F4 G (SEL1224G) has a bulbous glass element that protrudes from the front ... Read More
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Lensbaby Burnside 35 F2.8 Announced

Lensbaby have announced the Burnside 35 F2.8 lens (LBB35X) for Sony E-mount and A-mount APS-C and Full Frame cameras. Mounts ... Read More
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ZEISS Loxia 2.4/25 Sample Images

Earlier today Zeiss announced the new ZEISS Loxia 2.4/25 lens, they also released the sample images that you can see ... Read More
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ZEISS Loxia 2.4/25 Announced for Sony Full Frame E-Mount

Zeiss has announced a new ZEISS Loxia 2.4/25 for Sony full-frame E-mount cameras. It will be available from March 2018 ... Read More
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Lightroom Update Adds Support for Sony E 18-135mm Lens

The latest updates to Adobe Lightroom and Camera RAW have added a lens profile for the new Sony E 18-135mm ... Read More
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Repair Program for Sony 24-105mm F4 G Lens Announced

Sony has announced a repair program for out of focus issues with the relatively new 24-105mm F4 G Lens (SEL24105G) ... Read More
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Meyer Optik Announces the Somnium II 85mm F1.5 FE Lens

Meyer Optik has announced the Somnium II 85mm F1.5 FE lens. It's planned for delivery in August with a price ... Read More
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Save up to $500 in the Sony Winter Trade-In

Sony has launched a trade in program in the US with bonus offers up to $500 on select Sony Full-frame ... Read More
January Reviews Round-Up

Alpha Gear Reviews Round-Up January

I've rounded up all of the Sony Alpha Gear reviews published in January that are worth watching and reading. Please ... Read More
New Firmware Updates for the a6300 and a6500

New Firmware Updates for the a6300 and a6500

New firmware updates are out for the Sony a6300 and a6500. The updates add support for the new Sony E ... Read More
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Alpha Collective Members on Instagram

The Sony Alpha Imaging Collective brings together a unique cadre of photographers and filmmakers, all with a desire to share ... Read More
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Alpha Shooters on YouTube Worth Following

I've rounded up some of the best Alpha Shooters on YouTube that I enjoy watching and learning from. I'm sure ... Read More
Sony a9 Hot Shoe Repair Program Announced

Sony a9 Hot Shoe Repair Program Announced

Does the hot shoe on your Sony a9 become loose and rattle when you attach a large flash? If so, ... Read More
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Sony a7R III vs The Red Squirrel

Shortly after Christmas I decided to head up to a red squirrel hide in the Yorkshire Dales, allowing me to ... Read More
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New Sony a9 Firmware Version 2.00 Has Been Released

Sony has today released firmware version 2.00 for the a9 (download). One of the main enhancements introduced with this version ... Read More
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Sony E 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 Lens Sample Images

Update: I've since bought this lens and created my own sample image gallery with both SOOC JPEGs and RAW files ... Read More
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Sony Announces the E 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 OSS Lens

Sony today announced a new APS-C E-mount lens and their first new APS-C lens in a long time, the E ... Read More
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Sony a7R III Review Round-Up

The Sony a7R III has been out for a couple of months now, so there are plenty of reviews out ... Read More
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2018 Sony World Photography Awards

The Sony World Photography Awards is one of the world's leading photography competitions. Not only is it free to enter, ... Read More
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Lightroom Adds RAW Support for the Sony a7R III

Adobe has finally updated Lightroom and Camera RAW to support RAW files from the new Sony a7R III. Support has ... Read More
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Sony Issues Recall for Some FE 50mm F1.4 Lenses

Sony has recently become aware that some of their SEL50F14Z Planar T* FE 50mm F1.4 ZA lenses have been found ... Read More
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World Rally Championship in Wales

A fun couple of days at the World Rally Championships in Wales armed with the Sony a6500 and the 100-400mm ... Read More
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BSB Brands Hatch

The Sony a6500 and the 100-400mm 4.5-5.6 GM lens gets another workout shooting superbikes - this time at Brands Hatch ... Read More
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Coventry Blaze VS Belfast Giants

I was curious to see how the Sony 100-400mm 4.5-5.6 GM lens would handle the low lighting conditions of an ... Read More
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Matterley Basin Motocross of Nations 2017

This month I attended Motocross of Nations at Matterley Basin. For my first time attempting to shoot motocross, I took ... Read More
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Short Alpine Trip

A short break to Germany and Switzerland. I took the a6500 and only one lens with me, the 18-105mm F4 ... Read More
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BSB Oulton Park 2017

I decided to head off to Outlon Park to practice my panning skills shooting superbikes again. I took the Sony ... Read More
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BSB Silverstone 2017

A very wet day shooting superbikes with the Sony a6500 and the FE 100-400 F4.5-5.6 GM lens. Despite the miserable ... Read More
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Yorkshire Birds of Prey Workshop

I decided to head up to Oxenhope in the Yorkshire Dales (UK) for a birds of prey workshop. I took ... Read More
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MotoGP Silverstone 2017

My first time attempting to photograph superbikes. I went prepared with the Sony a6500, the 100-400 GM lens, and the ... Read More
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Peak District Landscape Workshop

I decided it was time to start developing my landscape photography skills, so I headed up to the Peak District ... Read More
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RIAT 2017

I decided to try my hand at aviation photography this weekend, with me I took the Sony 70-300mm G lens ... Read More
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Skomer Island Wildlife Workshop

For my first time shooting wildlife I headed to Skomer Island in Pembrokeshire (UK) for a one day workshop. With ... Read More