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Sigma 18-50mm f/2.8 DC DN: I already love it

The first lens I ever bought for my Sony a5000 was the Sigma 30mm f/2.8 DN Art. The first one I got for my Sony a6300 was the Sigma 30mm f/1.4 DC DN. If I were just buying a Sony APS-C camera, the new Sigma 18-50mm f/2.8 DC DN would be on my shortlist. There’s […]

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Samyang AF 12mm F2 E: just in time for Milky Way Season

Search for ultra-wide angle lens suggestions for APS-C Sony cameras and you’ll inevitably discover the Samyang 12mm F2.0 NCS CS. Reviewers and owners praise it for its image quality and affordable price, making it ideal for the aspiring astrophotographer. What was lacking though from this great little lens was an autofocusing system. Samyang just fixed […]

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Sony Alpha 1: a Tour de Force

It goes without saying Sony has announced a very impressive camera. Sony Alpha 1 is what Dragon Ball Z fans have been waiting for: the merging of the most powerful cameras Sony has to ofer into one body. At least on paper the new Sony Alpha 1 has it all, with none of the drawbacks. […]

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The Latest A9II Firmware Update Shows Sony Is Listening

I own the Sony a6300, a camera that received the last firmware update more that two years ago. So you’ll forgive me for not giving version 2.0 for the Sony a9II too much attention. After all, hopes for my camera getting any updates have died a long time ago. But the latest Sony a9II did […]

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Survey: Sony is asking APS-C users what they think about their cameras

Here’s a good way to get your camera wishes straight to Sony. Open the Imaging Edge Mobile app, go to the news section and you should see a new entry for today. After telling the survey about yourself, you’ll answer a few important questions: why you bought your camera, what other cameras you considered before […]

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Sony Xperia PRO will also be a camera monitor

Sony announced a couple of phones: the Xperia 1 II and the Xperia 10 II. These are an evolution from last year’s models. What caught my attention was the Xperia PRO, a smartphone Sony announced the development of. Xperia PRO will also support an HDMI (footnote 2) connection, which allows the device to be connected to virtually any […]

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Nikon has joined the APS-C mirrorless party with the Z50

It’s hard to believe Nikon is the second camera company to have a mirrorless system with the same mount for both its full frame and APS-C models. That’s a good start for the newly announced Nikon Z50, a 20-ish megapixel mirrorless camera, that can shoot 11 fps and 4K 30p. There are some good things […]

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Sony breathes life into its APS-C line-up with new cameras and lenses

Sony held an event in New York earlier today. The keynote was as boring as the last one. It also didn’t help SonyAlphaRumors got the juicy details before Sony representatives had the chance to show everyone the new products. But the new cameras and lenses are here and they prove Sony believes in APS-C. I’m […]

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Sony RX100 VII: a point-and-shoot with a point to make

It’s easy to see why people are impressed by the new Sony RX100 VII. I know I am. It’s not because of the things that were improved, but rather by the whole package. This tiny camera is a point-and-shoot with serious tech inside. For a family person, it can be the only camera he or […]

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The Sony RX100 III Video Creator Kit Is Kinda Nice

Sony just announced something with great potential. The Sony RX100 III Video Creator Kit is aimed at first-time vloggers. After all, not everybody can spend $1200 on the latest RX100, not including accessories. But Sony’s latest “bunduru” includes the camera, two batteries, and the Sony vlogging mini-tripod with built-in controls. It’ll be yours for $800. […]