Sony Alpha QX1 Q&As

Announced Sep 3, 2014 •
20 megapixels | APS-C sensor
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I'm considering getting a QX1 camera for toying around. But it also would be of great use to me if I could record video without a smartphone - just by pressing the shutter button. Can this camera be set up like that? So when it switched off and on, it remembers that the shutter button must record video and not stills.
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Hi  Does anyone know of software that can talk to Sony camers over Wi-Fi in place of PlayMemories Mobile? I've got an app on my iPad (GoCamera 3) that does this but offers little over the Sony software as far as I can tell. I like the idea of using my QX1 for timelapse driven from say an iPad but am mainly intrested in having a play to see what I can do with it.  Has anyone played around with the pysony libary on pypi?
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Considering getting the Sony QX1 camera. Does anyone know if it can be used without a phone? I'm hoping to shoot raw onto the internal micro sd card using a manual focus lens. I assume a phone will only be necessary to set up the camera on first use.
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Hi everyone Frequent lurker, first time poster. I have been interested in Sony's camera solution after my experiences with the Sony QX lines. Like them or not, the QX series (in particular the QX1) taught me how to become a better photographer and understand what makes a great shot versus what makes a mediocre shot (it also introduced me to the robust world of e-mount lenses). Despite my love of the QX1 as a great camera, Playmemories is not that great (actually for anyone using iOS, it is...
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Can anybody tell how to fit the Sony to a Nikon F mount and what kind of crop does the Sony have Thanks Hugo
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Does anyone know of any rumours etc... regarding a QX2 or FW upgrade which might include full manual control (perhaps at the expense of auto ISO or something) ?As I already have E-mounts, I am about to splash on a QX1, to hook up with my Sony Z2 phone, as I think it could be great for a 6 band gig I am recordiing on Saturday. It will also go great on my drone :)Does anyone have any experience with this system? Advice? Other comments? Also, I recently smashed up my a65, so getting a...
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