Sony A7 IV Coming with Vari-Angle Display

According to the latest rumors, the upcoming Sony A7 IV camera will feature the Vari-angle display and almost the same core features that we see on the Sony A7 III.

As everyone knows, Sony is making more vlogger-friendly and incremental updates of its mirrorless cameras. The Sony A6100,Sony A6400 and Sony A6600 are latest APS-c series cameras with vlog-friendly displays and modest updates.

As with the APS-C flagship cameras, the company are likely to do the same with the Sony A7 IV. With a vlogging-friendly display, we can have modest upgrades in key features.  Continue reading “Sony A7 IV Coming with Vari-Angle Display”

New Firmware Updates for Sony a7R IV, a7R III and a7 III

Sony has released the new firmware updates for Sony a7R IVa7R III and a7 III full frame mirrorless cameras.

Download links:

Sony a7R IV body & bundles: $3,498 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

$300 off on Sony a7R III body: $2,498 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

$200 off on Sony a7 III body: $1,798 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

Benefits and Improvements

  • Enables use of “My Menu” to save or load custom camera settings
  • Adds the “External Flash Set” function which allows you to configure the settings of an attached flash or wireless radio commander (both sold separately) directly from the camera.
  • Compatible Flash models:
    • HVL-F60RM (with flash firmware version 2.00 or later)
    • HVL-F45RM (with flash firmware version 2.00 or later)
  • Compatible wireless radio commander:
    • FA-WRC1M
      Notes:

      • This functionality will be enabled after the upcoming wireless radio commander firmware version.
      • Refer to the Help Guide for more information.
  • Improves the overall stability of the camera

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Sony a7 III Black Friday Deals 2019

Sony Camera Black Friday Deals 2019 are now live and you can save up to $400 on Sony a7 III mirrorless camera body and bundle kit.

The Sony a7 III is a near-perfect all-around mirrorless camera that sports a9 AF and a7R III performance with an affordable price, and it is an ideal camera for generalist photographers, wedding and event shooters and even sports specialists. In addition, the Sony a7 III achieved an impressive 89% overall score and Gold Award from the experts at DPReview. Simply put, offering outstanding image quality, impressive 10 fps continuous shooting rate, improved autofocus performance and UHD 4K video, the Sony a7 III is an ideal full-frame mirrorless camera for all kinds of photographers and all kinds of photography.

$200 Off on Sony a7 III Body Deals at Adorama (Free $20 Rewards + Free $200 Accessories Bundle) & Amazon.com (Free $150 Accessories Bundle) Continue reading “Sony a7 III Black Friday Deals 2019”

2019 Sony Black Friday Deals Now Live

2019 Sony Black Friday & Cyber Monday deals now live. You can save up to $600 off Sony cameras and lenses online.

Check major stores B&H Photo Video/Adorama/Amazon. Below is the full list of Sony Black Friday deals in 2019: Continue reading “2019 Sony Black Friday Deals Now Live”

Rumored Sony a7 IV Specifications, to be Announced in Early 2020

Here are the very first rumored specifications of the Sony a7 IV mirrorless camera.

The upcoming Sony a7 IV full frame mirrorless camera is expected to be announced in early 2020, probably just ahead of CP+ 2020 in February.

Sony a7 III will be at least $200 off this Black Friday at AmazonB&HAdorama. Continue reading “Rumored Sony a7 IV Specifications, to be Announced in Early 2020”

First Sony a7 IV Specs (Thoughts and Predictions)

More predictably the first Sony a7 IV specs appeared in line. The features shared by a reader in a forum are simply put together in the comparison table: Sony A7R III, Sony A7R IV, Sony A7 III and Sony A7 IV.

Of course, we have to say that the Sony A7 IV specs are well guessed. Check out the Sony a7 IV specs below.

Sony a7 III will be at least $200 off this Black Friday at AmazonB&HAdorama. Continue reading “First Sony a7 IV Specs (Thoughts and Predictions)”

Best Sony Lenses for Sports and Nature Photography

Looking for the best Sony lenses for sports and nature photography? Sony Artisan Patrick Murphy-Racey walks through all of the Sony lenses that are appropriate for sports and nature photography.

Here are the top recommended for Sony sports and nature photography. Continue reading “Best Sony Lenses for Sports and Nature Photography”

Canon EOS R vs Nikon Z 6 vs Sony A7 III Low Light Test

Check out this Canon EOS R vs Nikon Z 6 vs Sony A7 III Low Light Test.

On Youtube Happy Gilmore posted a short video where he tests the low light performance of the Canon EOS RNikon Z 6, and Sony a7 III. Continue reading “Canon EOS R vs Nikon Z 6 vs Sony A7 III Low Light Test”

New Firmware Updates for Sony a9, a7R III, a7 III, a7S II, a7R II, a7 II, a6500, a99 II

Sony has just released a new series of firmware updates for most of Sony cameras today.

These cameras are: Sony a9, Sony a7R III, Sony a7 III, Sony a7S II, Sony a7R II, Sony a7 II, Sony a6500 and Sony a99 II. The main changes is improves the overall stability of the camera.

Sony Alpha Camera Firmware Update Quick Guide

Continue reading “New Firmware Updates for Sony a9, a7R III, a7 III, a7S II, a7R II, a7 II, a6500, a99 II”

Canon EOS RP vs Sony a7 III : Which Mirrorless Camera to Buy in 2019 ?

Which Mirrorless Camera to Buy in 2019? Here is a comparison review of the Canon EOS RP vs Sony a7 III full frame mirrorless cameras.

The Canon EOS RP is currently the cheapest full-frame mirrorless camera on the market while the Sony a7 III is the best selling full-frame mirrorless camera according to Amazon sales. If you have to choose one of them and stuck between Canon EOS RP and Sony a7 III.   Continue reading “Canon EOS RP vs Sony a7 III : Which Mirrorless Camera to Buy in 2019 ?”