Most Sold Cameras and Lenses in Japan for Q1 of 2022

Here are the most sold cameras and lenses in Japan during Q1 of 2022. BCNranking collected the detailed sales from around half of the japans stores. The Sony A6100 was the best selling Sony camera while Tamron  leads for the lens category.

Cameras:

  1. Canon EOS Kiss M2 Double Zoom Kit White
  2. Canon EOS Kiss M2 Double Zoom Kit Black
  3. Canon EOS RP / RF24-105 IS STM Lens Kit
  4. Sony α6100 Double Zoom Lens Kit Black
  5. Sony α7 IV
  6. OM Digital PEN E-PL10 EZ Double Zoom Kit White
  7. Canon EOS Kiss M Double Zoom Kit White
  8. Sony α6400 Double Zoom Lens Kit Silver
  9. Nikon Z 50 Double Zoom Kit
  10. Panasonic LUMIX G100 standard zoom lens with tripod grip

Lenses:

  1. Tamron 28-75mm F / 2.8 Di III VXD G2 Model A063
  2. Tamron 28-200mm F/2.8-5.6 Di III RXD Model A071
  3. OM SYSTEM M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 75-300mm F4.8-6.7 II
  4. Canon EF50mm F1.8 STM
  5. Sigma 28-70mm F2.8 DG DN | Contemporary (Sony E mount)
  6. Tamron 18-300mm F / 3.5-6.3 Di III-A VC VXD Model B061 (Sony E mount)
  7. Canon RF50mm F1.8 STM
  8. Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 35mm f / 1.8G
  9. Sony E 35mm F1.8 OSS
  10. Fujifilm Fujinon Lens XF35mmF1.4 R

Sony a7 IV User’s Guide

Here is a up-to-date user’s guide for the Sony a7 IV mirrorless camera. Jared Polin created this video guide to act as your user’s manual and help you set up your new camera. His goal is to help you have a great starting point for setting up your camera so you know it inside and out.

Sony a7 IV body (AmazonB&HAdorama)

Designed for enthusiasts, hobbyists and professionals alike, the Sony a7 IV is an ideal camera for today’s imaging enthusiasts and professionals, including generalist photographers, wedding and event shooters and even sports specialists.

Sony a7 IV Firmware Update 1.01 Improves Eye AF Accuracy

Sony a7 IV Firmware Update 1.01  released. Sony a7 IV Firmware Update 1.01 improves Eye AF Accuracy and compatibility with the Sony FE 28-60mm f/4-5.6 Lens. You can find the details and download the new Sony firmware update below.

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Sony a7 IV Sensor Gets 97 Points Overall Score

Here is the latest Sony a7 IV review. According to DxOMark test results the Sony a7 IV (AmazonB&HAdorama) sensor gets a very high score of 97 points, with a combination of 25.4 bits color depth, 14.7 EV dynamic range, and 3379 ISO low-light score.

With a high score of 97 points, Sony A7 IV sensor wins the 7th position in the rankings for all sensor sizes, including medium format. That places the Sony A7 IV sensor performance alongside the older high-res full-frame sensors in the Nikon D810 and Sony Cyber-shot RX1R II compact, and just behind the Sony A1 and Sony A7R IV at 98 and 99 points, respectively.

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Sony a7 IV: Best Selling in the First Half of March 2022

The Japanese website CAPA Camera announced the top 10 best selling camera sales rankings for the first half of March 2022. The Sony a7 IV body wins the NO. 1 best selling camera. The “α7 III” followed in 2nd place, deciding a one-two finish.

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Sony a7 IV vs Canon EOS R6 Full Comparison Review

Probably the two most compared full frame cameras since their announcement are  Sony a7 IV and the Canon EOS R6. As you know Sony a7 IV competes directly with the Canon EOS R6, but which is the better?Here is another Sony a7 IV vs Canon EOS R6 comparison review. Probably the most exhaustive comparison review so far. Continue reading “Sony a7 IV vs Canon EOS R6 Full Comparison Review”

Sony a7 IV: Best Selling in the Second Half of February 2022

Sony a7 IV is the Best Selling in the Second Half of February 2022. CAPA CAMERA WEB posted the best selling products of Yodobashi Camera’s interchangeable lens digital cameras in the second half of February 2022.

Sony a7 IV Body (AmazonB&HAdorama) wins the top 1 position, followed by  Nikon Z9 (Amazon).

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Sony a7 IV vs Canon EOS R6 Review – Which One Better For Wedding And Portrait?

A recent comparison between the Sony a7 IV vs Canon EOS R6 mirrorless cameras. As you know Sony a7 IV competes directly with the Canon EOS R6, but which is the better?

Nowadays many cameras are very good, so judging comprehensively, it’s hard to say which one is the winner.

In this Sony a7 IV vs Canon EOS R6 review, Benj Haisch tests both cameras with an eye on wedding and portrait photography.

The Sony A7IV and the Canon R6 are most likely going to be the most popular cameras in that prosumer line, especially for wedding photographers like me. Today we compare resolution, high iso, and the overall feel and use of each camera.

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Sony a7 IV vs Sony a7 III: Which Camera Should You Buy in 2022?

Sony a7 IV and Sony a7 III are two of the most popular mirrorless cameras for enthusiasts, hobbyists and professionals alike. So the question is “Which Camera Should You Buy in 2022”.

Jared Polin shared his thought to help you make that decision much easier. Either of these cameras are going to be a great first camera or even a “pro” camera as well. If you shoot sports, portraits, weddings, you name it, these cameras can do it. Check out to find the differences between the Sony a7 IV and Sony a7 III, and then make the right choice for yourself. Continue reading “Sony a7 IV vs Sony a7 III: Which Camera Should You Buy in 2022?”

Sony a7 IV Review : Gets Gold Award at DPReview (89% Overall Score)

Here is the latest Sony a7 IV review. DPReview completed their full in-depth Sony A7 IV review: The Sony a7 IV mirrorless camera gets an impressive 89% overall score and Gold Award from the experts at DPReview.

Sony a7 IV: $2,498 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

Sony a7 IV with 28-70mm Lens: $2,698 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

Key Specifications

  • 33MP BSI CMOS full-frame sensor
  • Up to 10 fps shooting in lossy Raw with extensive buffer
  • In-body stabilization rated up to 5.5EV
  • Full-width oversampled 4K from 7K, up to 30p
  • 4K/60p (from 4.6K capture) in Super35 / APS-C mode
  • 10-bit video or HEIF stills capture
  • H.265 video, S-Cinetone color mode
  • 3.69M dot OLED viewfinder
  • Twin card slots (1x CFe A/UHS-II, 1x UHS-II SD)
  • Full-time Bluetooth LE connection

You can read DRP’s full Sony A7 IV review below:

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