Sony A7 III, Sony A7SIII and Sony A77III : 2018 Rumor Recap

The Sony A7 III, Sony A7SIII and Sony A77 III are three big announcements in the year of 2018 for company’s full frame E-mount system.

Sony is working hard for new cameras and lenses. First one in the A7-series is the high-resolution monster Sony A7R III which was announced in October, 2017.

There were rumors floating around for the A7III and A7sIII models but the company didn’t unveil these products as of 2017. So 2018 would be exciting for full frame mirrorlesss system because we might see the Sony A7S III, Sony A7III and the A-mount Sony A77III in the first half. More details after the break!  … Continue reading


Lightroom CC & Camera RAW Now Supports Sony a7R III and Panasonic G9

Adobe released the new updates for Lightroom CC and Camera Raw, adding the full support for Sony a7R III and Panasonic G9 mirrorless cameras.

Adobe have updated the entire Lightroom CC ecosystem, including for Mac, Windows, iOS, Android, and the web, as well as updates to Lightroom Classic CC and Adobe Camera Raw.

Adobe Camera Raw 10 now supports new cameras as well as the new lenses. The new cameras are the Panasonic G9, Sony A7R Mark III and Leica CL. See below for the other softwares which Raw Support for Sony a7R III is currently available in. … Continue reading


Sony A7R III Firmware Update Ver1.01 Now Available

Sony today released the new firmware update version 1.01 for Sony a7R III full frame mirrorless camera. The firmware update version 1.01 for Sony A7RIII improves overall stability and solves cases where the ‘Set File Name’ function does not work properly.

Windows 10 users may also install the Sony RAW Driver. By installing this program, you can display the RAW data using Windows Explorer or Photo Gallery in the same way as JPEG files.

You can download this firmware update at Sony Australia and Sony US. You can also follow the availability of Sony a7R III here.  … Continue reading


Sony FE 400mm f/2.8 GM OSS Lens Release Date is September 2018

The already in development Sony FE 400mm f/2.8 GM OSS lens will be released sometime in September 2018 with Optical SteadyShot Image Stabilization.

The bright telephoto prime lens will be compatible with Sony FE 1.4X and 2X Teleconverters. The optic will offer a 600mm equivalent, in 35mm equivalent terms, when used on Sony’s APS-C cameras such as the Sony A6500.

The official announcement of the bright telephoto prime lens will be in Summer 2018. According to B&H listing, the shipping date of the lens or expected availabiliy will be at Photokina 2018. … Continue reading


Sony Releases FE 70-200mm f/2.8 GM OSS Lens Firmware Version 05

The new Sony FE 70-200mm f/2.8 GM OSS Lens Firmware Update Version 05 is now available for download at Sony Support.

The FE 70-200mm f/2.8 GM features special coatings (Nano AR and fluorine), a floating focusing system for improved AF performance. The lens offers a minimum focusing distance of just 0.96m (~3.15ft), a SSM and dual linear motors.

For updating the firmware of your Sony lens, just connect it to the camera and follow the steps given on the firmware update page. More dteails and download links can be found below. … Continue reading


Leica Noctilux-M 75mm f/1.25 ASPH. Lens Officially Announced

Leica has just announced the Noctilux-M 75mm f/1.25 ASPH. lens. This is the new low-light monster and according to Leica, it boasts ‘impeccable speed’ and ‘exceptional imaging performance’ as well as “hair-thin depth of focus [that] isolates subjects with extreme precision.”

The Noctilux-M 75 mm f/1.25 ASPH. is the ideal optic in portrait and close-up photography, including a shallower depth of focus than that of the Noctilux-M 50 mm f/0.95 ASPH. and a close focusing distance of 0.85m, making for a reproduction ratio of 1:8.8 for even more precise isolation of subjects. Additionally, the eleven blades of its iris ensure a soft and harmonious bokeh in out-of-focus areas.

The Leica Noctilux-M 75 mm f/1.25 ASPH will be available at Leica Stores, Boutiques and Dealers at the beginning of 2018. According to Leica, the lens will retail for $12,795. … Continue reading


Fujifilm X-H1 Camera Leaked

Fujifilm X-H1 camera has been leaked in a binary code. According to the details, the Fujifilm X-H1 camera stands above the X-T2 and X-Pro2 and could be a new flagship Fujifilm X-mount mirrorless camera.

In the X Raw Studio Conversion System software, Fujifilm just leaked a new mirrorless camera called Fujifilm X-H1.

Sources are claiming that the upcoming Fujfilm X-H1 camera will probably feature a 24MP full-frame image sensor and max shutter speed of 1/32000s. … Continue reading


Sony a7R III Scored 100 Points : Best mirrorless full-frame camera

DxOMark has just published their sensor review of the Sony A7R III. The mirrorless camera ties the Nikon D850 as the best full-frame camera they’ve ever tested with a score of 100.

The high-resolution E-mount shooter makes it the highest-scoring mirrorless system camera to date, beating the A7R II by two points. This is also the fourth-highest score ever recorded at DxO. Sony A7R III score beaten only by the sensors in the medium-format Hasselblad X1D-50C and Pentax 645Z, and by the 12Mp full-frame Sony A7S II.

A quick update on the release date of Sony a7R III:.Amazon US will start shipping Sony a7R III mirrorless camera on November 30, 2017.  … Continue reading


Sony A7R III Still a Star Eater

According to recent reports, Sony A7R III full frame mirrorless camera is still has the star eater issue.

The new Sony a7R III (AmazonB&HAdorama) combines a high-resolution 42.4 MP back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS image sensor with impressive shooting speeds at up to 10 fps with full AF/AE tracking, as well as beautiful image and 4K video quality, wide 15-stop dynamic range, high sensitivity with noise reduction of almost a full stop and more. See the best lenses for Sony A7R III camera.

Just a quick update on the release date of Sony a7R III: Sony Japan released their regular “short supply and unprecedented demand” for the Sony a7R III mirrorless camera which is expected to start shipping in early December, 2017. Amazon US will start shipping Sony a7R III mirrorless camera on November 30, 2017. … Continue reading


Best Lenses for Sony a7R III

Best Lenses for Sony a7R III full frame E-mount mirrorless camera. Here is the full list of recommended Sony a7R III lensesSony A7R III comes with serious speedy technology and is aiming at true sports professionals. It shoots faster than its predecessor.

the new Sony a7R III (AmazonB&HAdorama) combines a high-resolution 42.4 MP back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS image sensor with impressive shooting speeds at up to 10 fps with full AF/AE tracking, as well as beautiful image and 4K video quality, wide 15-stop dynamic range, high sensitivity with noise reduction of almost a full stop and more.

Choosing the right lens is not always an easy task. Here we looked at all lenses from Sony and third party manufacturers and selected the best choices based on affordable price and high image quality. The list of best Lenses for Sony a7R III includes prime and zoom options from wide-angle to telephoto.  … Continue reading