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”

Sony FE 200-600mm f/5.6-6.3 G OSS Lens now in Stock

The new Sony FE 200-600mm f/5.6-6.3 G OSS lens is now in stock at AmazonB&H, and Adorama. The US price is $1,998.

Spanning a versatile telephoto range, the Sony FE 200-600mm f/5.6-6.3 G OSS lens is a flexible zoom perfectly suited for nature, wildlife, and sports applications, ideal lens for Sony a9 II, a9 and a7R IV.

Sony FE 200-600mm f/5.6-6.3 G OSS Lens: $1,998 at AmazonB&H, and Adorama.

In addition, the Sony FE 600mm f/4 GM OSS lens is now in stock at Adorama, and it will soon in stock at B&HAmazon. Continue reading “Sony FE 200-600mm f/5.6-6.3 G OSS Lens now in Stock”

Sigma 24-70mm F2.8 DG DN Art for Sony E-mount and L-Mount Mirrorless Cameras

The new Sigma 24-70mm F2.8 DG DN lens for Sony E-Mount and L-Mount is the second newly-designed “Art zoom” dedicated forfull mirrorless cameras.  The new lens joins the previously-announced 14-24mm F2.8 DG DN Art as the second of Sigma’s DN zoom.

The lens has a total of 19 elements, including low dispersion, special low dispersion and aspherical glass. Sigma’s ‘Super Multi-Layer’ and ‘Nano Porous’ coatings have been applied to reduce flare and ghosting. Autofocus is driven by a stepping motor and the lens can focus as close as 18cm (7.1″).

The Sigma 24-70mm F2.8 DG DN Art will be available in both L-mount and Sony E-mount in mid-November 2019. Pricing will be announced at a later date. Compared against Tamron’s popular 28-75mm F/2.8 Di III RXD, which retails for $850, it would be in the same price range. Check at BHphotoAdoramaContinue reading “Sigma 24-70mm F2.8 DG DN Art for Sony E-mount and L-Mount Mirrorless Cameras”

Tamron Announced 4 New FE Lenses for Sony E-mount

Tamron today officially announced four new FE lenses for Sony full frame mirrorless cameras.

These lenses are Tamron 20mm f/2.8 Di III OSD M1:2 Lens (B&H Photo), Tamron 24mm f/2.8 Di III OSD M1:2 Lens (B&H Photo), Tamron 35mm f/2.8 Di III OSD M1:2 Lens (B&H Photo) and Tamron 70-180mm f/2.8 Di III VXD Lens (Development Announcement).

The set serves as an accessible means for Sony photographers looking to build a collection of wide-angle primes. All three lenses are compact and lightweight, guaranteeing they won’t take up too much space in your bag. The 70-180mm f/2.8 Di III VXD Lens will be released in the Spring of 2020, currently no price info yet.

All these three Tamron FE lenses will be priced at $349. The 24mm and 35mm will arrive on November 20th, with the 20mm to follow in January. The lenses are the same size and same weight (around 215g/7.6oz), and use the same 67mm filter thread.

Check out the press release and pre-orders are open at Adorama and B&H: Continue reading “Tamron Announced 4 New FE Lenses for Sony E-mount”

Best Lenses for Sony a6100

Best Lenses for Sony A6100 mirrorless camera. Looking for recommended lenses for your Sony Alpha a6100 ? Here are the top rated Sony a6100 lenses.

The Sony Alpha a6600 is a lower-priced APS-C mirrorless camera that uses Sony’s E-mount.

Sony a6100 camera (AmazonB&HAdorama)  features a 24.2MP APS-C Exmor CMOS Sensor, the latest BIONZ X image processor, and a front-end LSI implemented in Sony’s full-frame cameras. It is capable of UHD 4K video recording up to 30 fps along with quick continuous shooting up to 11 fps for working with moving subjects. Also benefitting fast-paced shooting, Real-time Eye AF and subject tracking capabilities help to ensure sharp focus on a variety of subject types. In addition, the Sony a6100 incorporates Sony’s unrivaled 4D FOCUS system for unsurpassed fast autofocus (AF) acquisition time that can lock focus on even the fastest moving subject in as little as 0.02 seconds. It also boasts an incredible 425 phase detection and 425 contrast detection AF points that are densely positioned over 84% of the image area, effectively tracking subjects as they move across the frame. Simply put, presenting a versatile feature-set in an especially compact design, the Sony a6100 is an APS-C-format mirrorless camera well-suited for stills and video applications.

Choosing the right lens is not always an easy task. Here we list all the top recommended lenses for Sony a6100 mirrorless camera based on good price, usefulness and high image quality, including leading prime and zoom options from wide-angle to telephoto. You can choose the one you need. Continue reading “Best Lenses for Sony a6100”

Tamron 70-180mm f/2.8 Di III RXD Lens to be Announced Soon

Tamron recently has teased four new FE lenses that will be announced soon. According to recent reports one of the telephoto zoom FE lens will be Tamron 70-180mm f/2.8 Di III RXD lens designed for Sony E-mount.

This Tamron 70-180mm f/2.8 Di III RXD lens will be a very compact lightweight lens compared to Sony FE 70-200mm f/2.8 GM OSS Lens.

The official announcement is expected in October, 2019.  Continue reading “Tamron 70-180mm f/2.8 Di III RXD Lens to be Announced Soon”

Best Lenses for Sony a6600

Best Lenses for Sony A6600 mirrorless camera. Looking for recommended lenses for your Sony Alpha a6600 ? Here are the top rated Sony a6600 lenses.

The Sony Alpha a6600 is the flagship version of the company’s APS-c mirrorless cameras that is designed to address the needs of the most demanding photographers and videographers.

The extremely versatile Sony a6600 (AmazonB&HAdorama) sports a revised 24.2MP CMOS sensor, the latest BIONZ X image processor, and a front-end LSI implemented in Sony’s full-frame cameras. This powerful trio combine to deliver all-around enhancements in image quality and performance across all areas of photo and video capture. The Sony a6600 offers a lightning-fast autofocus acquisition time of 0.02 seconds, 4D FOCUS system, up to 11fps continuous shooting, ISO 100-32000, 5-axis image stabilization, along with Real-time Eye AF for both photo and video, and it is capable of producing high-resolution photos and up to UHD 4K video with no recording time limit, more efficient processing, and faster focusing.

So, in order to get a professional-like shot, the next thing is to find the best/right lenses for Sony a6600. Here we selected the best lenses for Sony A6500 camera. All the recommended lenses for Sony A6600 would cover virtually all shooting scenarios.

Below are the top recommended lenses for Sony A6600 mirrorless camera. You can choose the one you need. Continue reading “Best Lenses for Sony a6600”

Sony E 16-55mm f/2.8 G Lens & E 70-350mm f/4.5-6.3 G OSS Lenses

Sony expands its APS-c lens lineup with two zoom lenses. One of them is a bright APS-C mid-range zoom that is the Sony E 16-55mm f/2.8 G Lens and a super telephoto Sony E 70-350mm f/4.5-6.3 G OSS Lens.

The US price for Sony a6100 starts at $748, price for Sony a6600 starts at $1,398, price for Sony E 16-55mm f/2.8 G Lens is $1,398, price for Sony E 70-350mm f/4.5-6.3 G OSS Lens is $998.

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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”

Rumors : Sony RX1R III to be Announced Soon

Sony is rumored to announce third version of its RX1R series full frame compact camera. According to recent reports the next camera would be the Sony RX1R III.

After the announcement of Sony a7R IV and RX100 VII, there are still two new unannounced camera codes registered (WW594724 and WW642826). This means two more Sony camera announcements within 1-2 months are coming.

Sony RX1R II replacement is on the horizon and it is expected to be announced soon (in the second half of 2019). The upcoming RX1R III or RX2 could feature with Sony a7R IV‘s 60MP full frame CMOS sensor.  Continue reading “Rumors : Sony RX1R III to be Announced Soon”