Sony has released the new Firmware Ver 1.20 for Sony a7R IV ($3,498 at Amazon, B&H, Adorama). The firmware Update 1.20 for Sony a7R IV improves Video AF with the FE 12-24mm F2.8 GM lens and improves overall stability. Continue reading “New Firmware Update Ver 1.20 for Sony a7R IV Released”
Here are the new Sony instant rebates. Sony USA released the new instant rebates on selected Sony mirrorless cameras for June 2020. And you can save up to $300 on Sony a7R IV, a7R III, a7 III, a6600, a6400. This is also the first time that the Sony a7R IV camera body has got $300 off.
Below are the detailed savings and direct links to the major US stores.
Here are the Best Lenses for Sony a7R IV published by DxOMark. They have tested a total of 25 Sony E-mount lenses on the Sony a7R IV to find out which lenses work best on this full frame mirrorless camera.
This may help you find the right model for your specific style of photography or project. For a complete list please refer to our article of Best Lenses for Sony a7R IV: Continue reading “Best Lenses for Sony a7R IV – DxOMark Listings”
The Camera Grand Prix 2020 Executive Committee announced the awards of the “Camera Grand Prix 2020”.
Sony was the best winner, winning two big prize: the best camera: Sony a7R IV full frame mirrorless camera and the best lens: Sony FE 200-600 F5.6-6.3 G OSS lens. Read the details below: Continue reading “Best Camera of the Year : Sony a7R IV”
Here is the best photo gear of 2020 according to the TIPA World Awards 2020 winners list. The Technical Imaging Press Association (TIPA) has announced the winners of its 2020 awards honoring the best products in the photography industry in 2020.
The awards cover everything from cameras and lenses to photography services and tech and design accolades. Here are the 2020 winners: Continue reading “Best Photo Gear of 2020 : TIPA Awards”
Nikon has registered a new battery pack N1936 with the Russian certification authority.
We already published details about the high-end Nikon Z8 full frame mirrorless camera that s rumored to have the same Sony a7R IV‘s 61MP full frame CMOS sensor, dual SD and CF express cards slots, a fully functioning vertical grip, pro body. It will be more expensive than Nikon Z6 and Z7.
Since Nikon is rumored to announce the high-end/professional Z8 in 2020, so this N1936 battery pack could be for Z8. Continue reading “Nikon N1936 Battery Pack Registered in Russia (For Nikon Z8 ?)”
Both the upocoming Nikon Z8 and D880 full frame cameras are rumored to feature 60MP Sony IMX455 sensor.
According to latest rumors, Nikon is rumored to announce a new high-end/professional Z-mount full frame mirrorless camera in 2020. The name of this high-end/professional full frame mirrorless camera would be Nikon Z8, which has been in the rumor mill for a long time.
The Nikon Z8 will feature the 60MP IMX455 sensor found in the Sony a7R IV. The Z8 body to have dual CFexpress card slots and a vertical grip. It will be more expensive than Nikon Z6 & Z7. The release date for Nikon Z8 camera will be in late 2020.
So what’s next for Nikon. The upcoming Nikon D880 (Replacement of D850) is expected to arrive after the Z8 announcement. According to rumor mill, we’ll see the D850 replacement in early 2021.The high-resolution DSLR will also feature with 60MP IMX455 sensor from Sony a7R IV. Continue reading “Nikon Z8 and D880 Rumored to Feature 60MP Sony IMX455 Sensor”
- Sony a7R IV Firmware Version 1.10
- Sony a7R III Firmware Version 3.10
- Sony a7 III Firmware Version 3.10
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:
- Compatible wireless radio commander:
- 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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Here is a Sony a7R IV review for wildlife photographers. Aaron Baggenstos spent a month in East Africa leading photo safaris.
He tested Sony’s latest high megapixel a7RIV paired with a variety of their new super-telephoto lenses. Check out the video below showing the Sony a7R IV review for wildlife photographers.
Here is an excellent image quality comparison review between the latest high-res Sony a7R IV vs Nikon Z7 vs Panasonic S1R cameras.
Sony a7R IV, Nikon Z7 and Panasonic S1R are all the top full frame mirrorless cameras on the market. Famous photographer Matt Granger has compared the image quality between these three in his video. Check it out! Continue reading “Image Quality Comparison: Sony a7R IV vs Nikon Z7 vs Panasonic S1R”