Sony’s three remaining A-mount DSLR cameras have disappeared from its website, suggesting the cameras have been discontinued, rendering the A-mount system all but obsolete.
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sample galleryApr 26, 2021 at 13:00
You've read the review, now view our massive Sony a1 sample gallery! There you'll find a mix of out-of-camera JPEGs and Raw conversions as well as samples shot on both native and third-party glass.
videoApr 25, 2021 at 14:00
The tiny FX3 is part of Sony's line of professional cinema cameras, but it's basically a Sony a7S III under the hood. Jordan shows us how it's different and tells us which one he would choose.
The Sony Alpha 1 is Sony's flagship mirrorless camera for, well, just about anything. With a 50MP sensor, it gives you tons of resolution, but it also lets you fire off burst images at 30 fps for fast action sports. Add in 8K video capture and you have a really impressive package.
Earlier this week we published our DReview TV episode on the new Sony FE 14mm F1.8 GM ultra-wide lens. This compact, lightweight prime is optically impressive and a great option for a wide range of photographic uses. Have a look at the episode's samples, including plenty of astrophotography shots.
Apr 21, 2021 at 14:39
Sony went to a wind tunnel to see just how well its forthcoming drone could fly in high-wind environments.
Sony has announced its latest G-Master lens: the ultra-wide 14mm F1.8 GM. At nearly a third the weight of its nearest peer for the system, it's an incredibly compact and lightweight prime for E-mount shooters. Read on for a closer look at what it offers, including a preliminary look at its optical performance.
lens newsApr 20, 2021 at 14:00
Sony has introduced its FE 14mm F1.8 GM lens for its full-frame mirrorless body. This compact lens uses numerous special elements and has twin linear focus motors for speedy focusing.
Apr 16, 2021 at 13:27
The winners of the Professional, Open, Student and Youth categories of the Sony World Photography Awards have been announced, showing some exceptional projects and single images.
camera newsApr 7, 2021 at 17:27
The slightly-updated models have had an ‘a’ appended to their models to differentiate them from their original predecessors.
Class action complaint filed in New York alleges Sony isn’t addressing premature a7 III shutter failures
Mar 31, 2021 at 14:43
The complaint alleges Sony Electronics Inc. is breaking various New York laws by not providing warranty service on a7 III camera bodies affected by premature shutter failures.
Mar 29, 2021 at 14:16
This firmware update brings Sony’s a7S III even more in line with the company’s recently-released FX3 Cine Line camera.
Mar 28, 2021 at 19:37
Data from Japanese research firm Techno System Research shows Sony produced 1.15M mirrorless cameras in 2020, with Canon close behind (1.05M units) and Nikon trailing (250K units).
Mar 25, 2021 at 14:00
Sony recently announced a set of three compact full-frame E-mount prime lenses: the 24mm F2.8G, the 40mm F2.5G, and the 50mm F2.5G. Learn more about them in our detailed hands-on first impressions article.
Sony has announced three new high-quality, compact primes for full-frame E-mount, the widest of which - and maybe the most interesting for some E-mount shooters - is the 24mm F2.8 G. Take a look at our samples to see how it performs.
sample galleryMar 24, 2021 at 13:00
Sony's trio of new 'G'-series prime lenses are aimed at enthusiast photographer that want high quality and good manual control without the bigger size and higher cost of faster-aperture lenses. So how do the new FE 24mm, 40mm and 50mm lenses perform? Check out Chris and Jordan's sample images from their recent video review.
videoMar 23, 2021 at 14:00
In this episode of DPReview TV, Chris and Jordan go hands-on with Sony's new trio of lenses: the 24mm F2.8 G, 40mm F2.5 G and 50mm F2.5 G. Find out how they perform, and whether having both 40mm and 50mm options is overkill.
The FE 50mm F2.5 G has the longest reach of the three lenses Sony announced today, yet it maintains the compact size and weight of the other two. This lens may also appeal to owners of Sony's APS-C bodies, with a 75mm equiv. focal length. Check out how it performs in our sample gallery.
Sony's FE 40mm F2.5 G is one of three compact, budget-oriented prime lenses that the company just announced for its full-frame mirrorless E-mount. We've been shooting with one for a few days: click through to check out our initial samples.
lens newsMar 23, 2021 at 14:00
Sony has announced a trio of compact full-frame lenses: the 24mm F2.8 G, 40mm F2.5 G and 50mm F2.5 G. All three are the same size, weight and price ($599), and will be available in May.
videoMar 18, 2021 at 13:00
8K is arguably more useful as a way to capture flexible 4K than as an output resolution, at the moment, so we shot a 4K-from-8K video project with the Sony a1. See for yourself how the 10-bit S-Log3 footage came out.
lens newsMar 16, 2021 at 14:00
Sony has announced its ultra-fast 50mm F1.2 GM premium full-frame lens. With three special elements, four linear focus motors and an 11-blade aperture, Sony promises quick focus speeds, minimal aberrations and 'smooth' bokeh in a relatively compact package.
videoMar 13, 2021 at 15:00
Modern cameras have some amazing features, but they're not always turned on by default. This week, Chris and Jordan share their recommended setup for two popular models: the Canon EOS R5 and R6.
Mar 12, 2021 at 14:56
The update doesn't have a release timeframe, but Atomos and Sony are working together to add 12-bit ProRes RAW recording to the Ninja V monitor/recorder when used with the FX3 Cinema Line camera.
Mar 9, 2021 at 13:43
The IMX661 is a new 127.68MP ‘large format’ sensor from Sony that features a global shutter. Unfortunately, it seems it’s destined for industrial use-cases.
videoMar 6, 2021 at 15:00
We compare two popular APS-C cameras: the Fujifilm X-S10 and the Sony a6400. In a bizarre twist, Chris is left to argue with himself (literally). Meanwhile, Jordan is stuck in Pentax K-01 video purgatory. It's enough to make your head spin.
reviewMar 3, 2021 at 14:00
We're working hard to finish our full review of the new Sony a1, and we've just added our studio image quality analysis. Click through to see how the a1's newly-developed sensor performs.
Feb 25, 2021 at 16:35
A few days after Sony Nordic revealed the details of the 2.00 firmware update for the Sony a7S III, the firmware update is now live and ready to download.
SponsoredFeb 24, 2021 at 17:00
Last year, Isaac Lowe-Anker, younger brother of photographer Max Lowe graduated from college, but like a whole generation of students in 2020, his graduation was virtual. In this video, Max takes his brother on a celebratory road trip across the Olympic Peninsula.
Feb 23, 2021 at 14:00
Following the launch of Sony's new Alpha 1 full-frame mirrorless interchangeable lens camera, we sat down (virtually) with Masaaki Oshima, Deputy Senior Manager of Sony's Camera division. Click through to read our in-depth interview.
Feb 22, 2021 at 19:24
An email sent by Sony Nordic to newsletter subscribers appears to have let the preverbal cat out of the bag — the a7S III will get Sony’s S-Cinetone color profile in a version 2.00 update.
sample galleryFeb 22, 2021 at 14:00
As we press on with our full review, we've had a chance to shoot more with the Sony a1 and also process some of our Raw images to get an idea of just how much dynamic range it's capable of.
Feb 17, 2021 at 14:39
A new page on Sony Japan's website is teasing the release of a compact Cinema Line camera set to be released at 11:00am JST on February 24.
Feb 15, 2021 at 15:00
The 50MP sensor in the Alpha 1 is all-new, and represents the latest technology that Sony is capable of. We're moving full-steam ahead with our full review, and put it in front of our studio test scene. Check out how it compares.
MonsterAdapter’s new LA-FE1 adds AF support to Nikon AF-I, AF-P and AF-S lenses on select Sony cameras
Feb 14, 2021 at 19:51
The LA-FE1 makes it possible to use Sony’s latest AF technology, including Eye-AF, with Sony AF-I, AF-P and AF-S lenses.
videoFeb 13, 2021 at 15:00
The Sony a7 III and Fujifilm X-T4 aren't cameras we would normally compare head-to-head. Yet, they're two of the most popular enthusiast models available today. Watch Chris and Jordan duke it out over which one is best.
camera newsFeb 11, 2021 at 19:00
As far as what's inside the FX3 camera shown off in the images, little is known, but the two leaked photos give us a good look at what its form factor will be.
lens newsFeb 9, 2021 at 20:30
Sony Japan has posted a notice to its website informing consumers it's pushed back the planned February 12 release date of its FE 35mm F1.4 GM lens.
Feb 9, 2021 at 19:34
In addition to general stability and performance improvements, firmware version 2.00 for the ZV-1
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