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”

Best Lenses for Sony a7R IV

Best Lenses for Sony a7R IV mirrorless camera. Looking for the recommended lenses for your Sony a7R IV ? Here you can find our top recommended Sony a7R IV lenses.

Featuring the world’s first 35mm full-frame 61 MP Exmor R BSI CMOS Sensor and enhanced BIONZ X image processor, the Sony a7R IV (AmazonB&HAdorama) offers impressively high-resolution stills and video while minimizing noise, improving speed, and achieving a wide 15-stop dynamic range. Up to 10 fps shooting is possible along with the ability to record UHD 4K30 video, both with support for Real-time Eye AF and Tracking AF technologies. The revised sensor design uses a Fast Hybrid AF System, with 567 phase-detection autofocus points, for notably fast and accurate focusing performance. Additionally, benefitting both stills and video operation, the Sony a7R IV is equipped with an innovative 5-axis optical in-body image stabilisation, which is effective to minimize the appearance of camera shake by up to 5.5 stops. All these features will allow professional photographers, videographers and all other types of creators to capture content in ways that were simply not possible before.

So, if you are the lucky that already got the Sony a7R IV, the next thing is to find the best/right lenses for Sony a7R IV. In order to help you get a professional-like shot, here we list the top recommended and most suitable native full-frame E-Mount lenses for Sony a7R IV mirrorless camera including leading prime and zoom options from wide-angle to telephoto, which helps you choosing the exact lens of your demanding situation. You can just choose the one you need! Continue reading “Best Lenses for Sony a7R IV”

Sigma 35mm f/1.2 DG DN Art Lens for Full Frame Mirrorless

Sigma 35mm f/1.2 DG DN Art is an ultra-fast semi-wide-angle prime lens for full-frame Sony, Panasonic and Leica mirrorless bodies. The lens, which Sigma claims can resolve over 50 million pixels, contains a total of 17 elements, including aspherical and ‘SLD’ glass. The minimum focus distance is 30cm (~11″), with a max magnification of 0.2x.

The Sigma 35mm f/1.2 is fairly hefty, weighing over 1kg (2.4lbs) with a length of 136mm (5.4″). This is compared to the older 35mm F1.4 Art, which weighs 665g (1.5lb) and measures 94mm (3.7″) in length. The filter ring of the new 35mm F1.2 is supersized too, at 82mm.

The lens has an aperture ring that can be clicked or de-clicked, as well as a customizable AFL button. Build quality appears high, with a weather-sealed enclosure and a coating on the front element to repel oil and water.

The 35mm F1.2 DG DN Art lens will be available later this month, US Price would be around $1,300. Continue reading “Sigma 35mm f/1.2 DG DN Art Lens for Full Frame Mirrorless”

Sigma 14-24mm f/2.8 DG DN Art Lens for Full Frame Mirrorless

Sigma 14-24mm f/2.8 DG DN Art lens announced for full-frame mirrorless cameras. The Art lens will be released in August for Panasonic / Leica L-mount and Sony E-mount.

The company calls it the ‘definitive lens for astrophotography’ and emphasizes its ‘outstanding’ resolution to the edges of the frame, achieved in part thanks to the inclusion of low dispersion elements and Sigma’s Nano Porous Coating (NPC).

The lens is splash and dustproof, and features a rear filter holder. The aperture diaphragm uses 11 rounded blades, and the lens weighs 28 oz / 795g. Shipping will start in late August 2019 and US Price would be around $1,300.

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Sigma 45mm F2.8 DG DN Contemporary Lens

Sigma 45mm F2.8 DG DN Contemporary lens is a compact, standard prime for full-frame Sony, Leica and Panasonic mirrorless cameras.

The lens is just 46mm (1.8″) long and weighs 215g (7.6oz), but still has a metal lens barrel and weather-sealing. It contains eight elements, a seven-blade aperture and 24cm (9.4″) minimum focus distance. The 45mm has an aperture ring, as well.

The Sigma 45mm F2.8 DG DN Lens will start shipping soon, and pricing is expected to be announced shortly. It is expected to be around $500.

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