Category Archives: Sony A35

Sony A35 Review – A User’s Review

I’ve written a Sony A35 review based on my use of the camera for ten days. It’s not a purely technical review – I also judged the camera on usability and whether I could get the output I wanted. If … Continue reading

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Sony A35 Impressions – Tele-zoom Continuous Advance Priority AE

How can a company that came up with such names as Betamax, MiniDisc, Blu-ray and Walkman, call a feature ‘Tele-zoom Continuous Advance Priority AE’? What it actually means is that the Sony A35 will shoot at up to 7 frames … Continue reading

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Sony A35 Impressions – Sweep Panorama

I’ve been in an ideal place to test the Sony A35‘s Sweep Panorama mode, which automatically stitches together several images in-camera to create a panorama. It’s offered as a mode on the main dial and switching to it brings up … Continue reading

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If I Were Sony – Features I’d Like To See On The A77 #11 – Decent Build Quality Of The Lens

One of the very few things that I’ve missed while enjoying using the Sony A35 is a solid build quality to the kit lens. Like similar lenses from Nikon, Canon and Olympus, the Sony 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 is optically good for … Continue reading

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Sony A35 Impressions – Auto HDR

Today I was at the excellent Drehrestaurant Allalin, possible the best place in the world to test the Sony A35‘s capabilities with HDR. It’s the world’s highest revolving restaurant and is permanently surrounded by snow and ice. The inside of … Continue reading

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More Sony A35 Samples

I’m on the last of my ten days of holiday, using the Sony A35. Here’s a few more samples, JPEGS, straight from the camera, resized in Aperture:

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Sony A35 Impressions – Video

Having got used to the EVF of the Sony A35, I’ve been trying out the video capabilities. I’ve already uploaded a couple of samples here and here. Using the video function is very straightforward; one press of the movie button, … Continue reading

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Sony A35 Video Sample 2

After a few day’s use with the A35, I’m starting to get used to it and to really like it. I’ll post some more impressions soon, but here’s another short video sample of Swiss lakes and mountains:

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Sony A35 – Video Sample

Shot today above Saas-Fee, Switzerland, with the Sony A35. One minute in length:

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Sony A35 – A Second Day With The EVF

I’ve been using the Sony A35 today on the mountains and have really appreciated the EVF in dealing with some difficult exposures. As you’ll see from the samples below, there’s a lot of white up here, and without a fair … Continue reading

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