Both Sony a1 and Canon EOS R5 is capable of recording DCI 8K 30 fps raw video internally as well as 4K video up to 120 fps in 4:2:2 10-bit. Here is an excellent video review of 8K video comparison between the Sony a1 vs Canon EOS R5 cameras.
Tony & Chelsea Northrup published a video review covering the 8K video performance of the $6,500 full-frame 50MP 30 frames per second (FPS) Sony a1 vs the $4,500 45MP 20 FPS Canon EOS R5. Continue reading “Sony A1 vs Canon EOS R5 8K Video Comparison”
The FE 35mm F1.4 GM is a must-have for Sony’s E-mount users, as in combination with Sony’s camera bodies it boasts advanced focusing capabilities – perfect for a wide range of uses such as shooting landscapes, portraits and street photography, both stills and video. The FE 35mm f/1.4 GM lens comes with a lens construction of 14 elements in 10 groups, including two XA (extreme aspherical) elements, a single ED (extra-low dispersion), and Nano AR Coating II.
The price of the lens is $1400, and available at B&HPhoto, Adorama, Amazon. See product page at Sony. Continue reading “Sony FE 35mm F1.4 GM Lens Announced (SEL35F14GM)”
The Sony FE 50mm f1.2 G Master is a standard prime lens with a very fast aperture for full-frame e-mount mirrorless cameras. The US price is $1,998, and it is now available for pre-order at B&HPhoto. Adorama and Amazon.
The versatile focal length suits shooting everything from street, portraiture, and landscape to documentary subjects, and the fast-maximum aperture excels in low light and controlling depth of field. The lens’s maximum F1.2 aperture combines an impressive shallow depth of field for maximum creative expression with incredible light gathering capabilities, allowing for faster shutter speeds and lower ISO in low light settings, making it ideal for portraits, wedding photography, video and more. Continue reading “Sony FE 50mm f1.2 G Master Lens Announced”
Here are the latest updates about the Sony a1 availability and stock. According to B&H, Sony a1 release date is scheduled for April 16th. This means the flagship mirrorless camera will start shipping on April 16, 2021.
Sony a1 will be one of the best selling mirrorless cameras in 2021. You can check updates about the Sony a1 stock status. The price of the high-end full frame mirrorless camera is $6,499 and available at Amazon, B&H, Adorama. Continue reading “Sony a1 Release Date Scheduled for April 16th”
Sony expanded its series of G lenses for full-frame cameras with the Sony FE 24mm f/2.8 G Lens, Sony FE 40mm f/2.5 G Lens, Sony FE 50mm f/2.5 G Lens. These lenses are aimed at both still photographers and video shooters.
Designed for Sony Full Frame E-mount system, all three lenses weigh around 170 g, which is indeed quite light. They accept 49 mm front filters. They are also resistant to dust and moisture to a certain extent. The three lenses are all the same size (2.68″ diameter x 1.77″).
Price and availability
The FE 50mm f/2.5 G, FE 40mm f/2.5 G, and FE 24mm f/2.8 G Lenses will be available in mid-to-late May for $599 each.
Continue reading “Sony FE 24mm f/2.8 G, FE 40mm f/2.5 G & FE 50mm f/2.5 G Lenses Announced”
Sony FE 14mm f/1.8 GM Lens is rumored to be the next lens. According to recent reports the Sony FE 14mm f/1.8 GM lens will be the world’s fastest 14mm full frame lens in Sony G Master (GM) arsenal. So expect the price tag higher.
Designed primarily for landscape, nature, street photography and astrophotography; this lens will be about the same size and build quality as the FE 24mm f/1.4 GM. More details after the break! Continue reading “Sony FE 14mm f/1.8 GM Lens Coming Next”