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

Sony A7r III Shipping Date Postponed to December

Sony Japan has issued a statement apologizing for delays on the shipping date of A7R III (AmazonB&HAdorama camera pre-orders, due to unexpected demand. All pre-orders made before the release date will be delivered by early December.

The high resolution full frame E-mount camera is the  #1 Best Seller in Mirrorless Cameras on Amazon, followed by Sony A6000 and Panasonic GH5.

They say the pre-order numbers are so much higher than estimated. Amazon US will start shipping Sony A7R III on November 30, 2017. … Continue reading

2017 Sony Camera & Lenses Black Friday Deals

Great News! Sony USA has just released the Black Friday deals and sales for its cameras and lenses. You can save up to $500 + free accessories on Sony mirrorless cameras at B&HAmazonAdorama.

Shop early Black Friday deals for the Sony camera and lenses. Meanwhile you can also save up to $200 on Sony lenses at AmazonB&HAdorama. You can always try this link to search available Sony A7R III bundles at Amazon or eBay. This is the best way to find A7 R III in stock online. … Continue reading

Sony A7R III In Stock / Availability Tracker

Sony A7R III In Stock / Availability Tracker. High-resolution Sony A7R III already released, but due to high demand of the full-frame mirrorless, the availability of Sony A7R III is very low.

Since there are too many Sony A7R III pre-orders, first four shipment of A7R III can’t fulfill all the requests. As a result the camera has been out of stock for months, or running out quickly.

So where to find Sony A7R III camera in stock? Here is an in stock / availability tracker for Sony A7r III mirrorless camera. … Continue reading

Sony A7R III vs 5D Mark IV vs Nikon D850 vs Fuji GFX 50s Comparison

So how does the new Sony A7r III stuck against the 5D Mark IV vs Nikon D850 vs Fuji GFX 50s cameras? Looks like Sony’s eye AF is really paying off in this comparison photo.

You can find the new hands-on video reviews of the Sony A7R III follow up to this post. For more coverage on this full-frame mirrorless camera please refer here. Also check out the full details of the Sony A7R III dynamic range results from here.

Sony A7R III is available for pre-order and start shipping from November at a recommended selling price of $3199. … Continue reading

Additional Sony a7R III coverage

Here is a quick coverage of the high-speed and resolution Sony A7R III full-frame mirrorless camera.

The a7R III is Sony’s latest high resolution camera, which carries over many of the improvements found on the company’s flagship a9. The shooter has the same 42MP sensor but better performance. The hardware transferred from the Sony A9 allows for faster burst shooting, improved autofocus and higher quality 4K video.

The Sony a7R III will start shipping from November at a recommended selling price of $3199. Here is everything you need to know about the Sony A7R III, including impressions and comparison, videos. … Continue reading

Sony FE 400mm f/2.8 G Master OSS Telephoto Development Announced

Along with the A7R Mark III camera and FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS standart zoom lens, Sony has announced development of the new FE 400mm f/2.8 G Master OSS lens too.

Designed for Sony full frame E-mount cameras, the FE 400mm f/2.8 GM OSS lens will arrive in Summer 2018. The lens will give a 600mm equivalent, in 35mm equivalent terms, when used on Sony’s APS-C cameras such as the Sony A6500.

Sony FE 400mm f/2.8 G Master OSS lens will be compatible with Sony FE 1.4X and 2X Teleconverters. Specs and pricing to be announced later. … Continue reading

Sony unveils FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS Lens

Along with the A7R Mark III camera, Sony has introduced the new FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS standart zoom lens. This is a wide-angle to short-telephoto zoom designed for Sony full frame E-mount mirrorless cameras.

The lens has a close focusing distance of 38cm, is weather-sealed, and is said to be the lightest lens of this type in its class, weighing 663g.

The construction of the lens consists of 17 elements, arranged into 14 groups with 4 aspherical and 3 ED elements.

Sony announces FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS Lens

Sony announces FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS Lens

FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS Lens Features:

  • E-Mount Lens/Full-Frame Format
  • Aperture Range: f/4 to f/22
  • 4 Aspherical Elements, 3 ED Elements
  • Nano AR and Fluorine Coatings
  • Direct Drive Super Sonic Wave AF Motor
  • Optical SteadyShot Image Stabilization
  • Internal Focus Design
  • Focus Hold Button; AF/MF Switch
  • Dust and Moisture-Resistant Construction
  • Rounded Nine-Blade Diaphragm

Sony FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS standart zoom lens will ship this November for about $1,300 US.

Sony a7RIII Officially Announced, Price $3,199

Sony officially announces the Sony a7RIII full frame E-mount camera.

This is a high-res full frame camera capable of 10 fps shooting with AF. Sony A7RIII features 42mp BSI CMOS sensor, 10fps continuous shooting with AF.  Updated design includes dual SD card slots, and 5-axis sensor based image stabilisation with up to 5.5 stops.

The new camera also gets the 3.69M-dot OLED viewfinder from the a9, providing a 1280 x 720 resolution view. Sony claims 15 stops of dynamic range and 14-bit Raw capture across more of its shooting modes, though it still drops to 12-bit when shooting 10 fps uncompressed Raw.

4K video recording now supports HLG (Hybrid Log-Gamma) for HDR video recording, and instant playback with compatible 4K HDR TVs.

The Sony a7R III (model ILCE-7RM3) will start shipping from November at a recommended selling price of $3199. … Continue reading

Sony Firmware Update Ver0.3 for FE 70-200mm and 100-400mm GM Lenses

Sony released a new firmware update for the FE 70-200mm f/2.8 GM OSS and FE 100-400mm F4.5–5.6 GM OSS lenses.

Both lenses upgraded to firmware ver0.3. This upgrade improves the continuous autofocus (AF-C) performance while zooming when they are attached to the Sony A9 camera.

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.

Sony FE 70-200mm & 100-400mm GM lens firmware updates released

Benefits and Improvements

  • Improves continuous autofocus (AF-C) performance while zooming in when attached to ILCE-9 *1
    *1: Latest system software update required.

Download F2.8 70-200mm zoom G Master lens Firmware Update Ver0.3

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.

Download FE 100-400mm F4.5–5.6 GM OSS lens Firmware Update Ver0.3

The FE 100-400mm F4.5–5.6 GM OSS is compatible with both the 1.4x (model SEL14TC) and 2.0x (model SEL20TC) teleconverters, allowing photographers and videographers to shoot at up to 800mm on full-frame cameras and approx.1200mm (35mm full-frame equivalent) on APS-C cameras.