Tamron 18-300mm APS-c Lens for Sony E-mount Coming Soon

For Sony APS-c format mirrorless camera users, we have good news. Tamron will be releasing a new travel, walking around lens soon. According to the latest rumors, it is stated that the new Tamron telephoto zoom lens will have a focal length of 18-300mm. The aperture size is not yet clear.

Currently, the exact announcement date is still unknown. But this Tamron 18-300mm APS-C lens is expected to be a great travel lens for Sony APS-C E-mount mirrorless cameras.

The newly announced Tamron 11-20mm f/2.8 APS-C E-mount Lens is an ideal lens for landscape, astrophotography, and architectural shooting. Continue reading “Tamron 18-300mm APS-c Lens for Sony E-mount Coming Soon”

Sony Airpeak S1 Professional Drone Announced

Sony announced the “Airpeak S1” as the first model in Airpeak line. The drone has been developed with the intention of contributing to the further development of drones and the utmost in value creation.

Airpeak S1 users have the ability to choose between a variety of Alpha cameras to mount on their drone. The Alpha 9, 7S and 7R series are all compatible, as is the FX3. Sony’s Alpha 1, which is capable of shooting 8K video, is also available as an option.

The commercial drone, Airpeak S1 will be the world’s smallest drone able to be equipped with a full-frame mirrorless interchangeable-lens α camera, enabling dynamic and precise flight with high agility by using a proprietary motor, propeller, control system and sensing technology, and supporting the creative expression of its users to the fullest. It also supports the production of high-quality aerial images with a remote controller that can control the aircraft at will, obstacle detection and automatic flight control via sensing, and increased flight safety via cloud management of the aircraft and flight information.

The US price for Airpeak S1 is $9,000. The official release will be in fall 2021.

This Sony Airpeak S1 Professional Drone is now listed at B&H.

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First Specs of Sony FE 100mm f/1.4 GM Lens Leaked

Here are the first rumored specifications of Sony FE 100mm f/1.4 GM Lens. Looking at the latest news, we can see that Sony will update some GM series lenses this year.

Sony will upgrade the FE 24-70mm f/2.8 GM lens and FE 70-200mm f/2.8 GM OSS lens in late 2021. It seems that a new Sony FE 100mm f/1.4 GM Lens will arrive in the next few months period.

This Sony FE 100mm f/1.4 GM Lens is rumored to come with quad xd motors, super ed, xa *3 + super ed *1 and nano ar ii. The filter size is 82mm, and it weights only 875g. If this spec is true, the Sony FE 100mm f/1.4 GM Lens will be 110 grams lighter than Nikon’s 105mm f1.4E and seem to be considerably lighter. Continue reading “First Specs of Sony FE 100mm f/1.4 GM Lens Leaked”

Rumors : Sony a7RV & Canon R5S Specs Comparison

Here are the rumored specs comparison of the Sony a7RV & Canon R5S.

Tony Northrup previews the upcoming high megapixel full-frame camera wars. According to the leaked specs, the upcoming Sony a7RV will keep the same 60 megapixel sensor (with 240 megapixel PixelShift mode), but it will add improved autofocus and a better viewfinder. On the other hand, the rumor mill predicts an upcoming higher-megapixel version of the Canon EOS R5 with more than 100 megapixels!

Tony is predicting that it will be named the Canon EOS R5S, following a trend that started with the Canon 5DS. Tony compares both to the 100 megapixel Fujifilm GFX100 and GFX100S. Check it out ! Continue reading “Rumors : Sony a7RV & Canon R5S Specs Comparison”

Sony FE 70-200mm f/2.8 GM OSS Lens Firmware Update Ver 06 Released

Sony released new firmware update for  lens. The new firmware “improves AF operation stability under certain conditions”.

Applicable Model

This information is for the following models:

  • SEL70200GM

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Sony ZV-E10 Specifications Leaked

Here are the first leaked Sony ZV-E10 Specifications. The APS-C E-Mount vlogging camera will be announced soon.

This Sony ZV-E10 Camera will be priced at $899 (900 Euro) – the same price as the Sony a6400. This will be Sony’s high end vlogging camera and that’s why it uses the “ZV” nomenclature.

Best Camera for Vlogging (Sony ZV-1, Panasonic G100, Apple iPhone)

$50 off on Sony ZV-1: $748 at AmazonB&HPhoto. Continue reading “Sony ZV-E10 Specifications Leaked”

TTartisan 17mm f/1.4 APS-C Mirrorless Lens Announced

The TTArtisan 17mm f/1.4 lens now officially announced. The Manual Focus Lens is available for Sony E, Canon EOS-M, Fuji X, MFT Mounts. You can get the lens from Amazon.

TTArtisan 17mm f/1.4 only weighs 247g which is very portable. That makes it can be used to record beautiful scenery during the journey and complete environmental humanistic creation in a narrow space. The large aperture of F1.4 ensures the high-speed shutter shooting in the street at dusk or low light situation can be achieved.

The large aperture makes it easier to contrast the portrait with the environment and show the structure curve of the portrait. The portraits with strong perspective effects make the photo more story-telling.

7Artisans lenses are sold at: AmazonUS | AmazonUK | AmazonDE  Continue reading “TTartisan 17mm f/1.4 APS-C Mirrorless Lens Announced”

Sony ZV-E10 Vlogger E-mount Camera Coming Soon

Next Sony APS-C format E-mount camera will be a new vlogger camera. We already have several information about that. Now according to latest rumors, this new camera will be named “Sony ZV-E10″ especially for vloggers and streamers.

After the newly announced Sony ZV-1 Digital Camera is in stock and shipping in most US stores: AmazonB&HAdorama, a new Sony vlogger camera is coming!

The upcoming Sony ZV-E10 APS-C E-Mount Camera will be priced at $899 (900 Euro). It will have the same price tag as the Sony a6400.

Below are the rumored specifications: Continue reading “Sony ZV-E10 Vlogger E-mount Camera Coming Soon”

Sony New 20MP Four Third and 40MP Full-frame Sensor

Dpreview forum members spotted a new Sony 4/3 image sensor IMX472-AAJK on Sony’s website.

There is a 20MP M4/3 Stacked BSI CMOS Sensor as well as a Brand new 40MP Fullframe Sensor is also surfaced.  Let’s discuss the 20MP M4/3 format sensor first. The sensor is designed for digital cameras. However it’s unlikely this sensor will be used for the GH6 as the resolution isn’t enough for the teased 5.6k video recording. Continue reading “Sony New 20MP Four Third and 40MP Full-frame Sensor”

Sony a7 IV Release Date Rumored to be around September 2021

The highly anticipated Sony a7 IV mirrorless camera has been rumored for a long time. The latest rumors suggest that the new Sony a7 IV will be released around September 2021.

The current Sony a7 III was officially announced in February 2018 and it is now almost 3 years old. So it’s time for Sony to announce the highly anticipated Sony a7 IV model, and Sony will definitely put a lot of effort into it. I would like to pay attention to the extent to which the technology developed for higher-end models such as the Sony a1 will be adopted. Continue reading “Sony a7 IV Release Date Rumored to be around September 2021”