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Problem with Sony A7, reflections on the sensor.

Started Jan 26, 2014 | Discussions thread
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stevo23
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Re: You're right; I stand corrected
In reply to Jefenator, Feb 1, 2014

Jefenator wrote:

PRESENZA76 wrote:

A7 with Leica M Summicron 90 APO ASPH @ F11

LEICA M TYPE 240 with Leica M Summicron 90 APO ASPH @ F11

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So it looks like the issue with the A7 also happens at telephoto lengths, and the worst situation is point sources at night. (The reflection of my snoot light on the illuminated subject not being quite drastic enough to cause a problem.)

I've been able to reproduce it with direct midday sunlight, something I typically avoid anyhow. Also, when the sun is directly in the frame, you tend to get additional multi-colored flare/ghosting.

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