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A77 Does Well In Sensor Test

DXOmark published a technical test and review of the Sony A77 sensor and compared it to other Sony cameras and some competitors. Heres’s some quotes: As we can see in the comparison, this Lowlight Score is very similar to the … Continue reading

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A77 Unboxing

My A77 arrived yesterday. Here’s the unboxing: I hope to get out this weekend to shoot some autumn leaves – weather forecast looks good.

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Some New A77 Videos

A77 owner Liam has added another couple of videos. First, unboxing the vertical grip: and a video sample: and Videoacademy.ch have an interesting feature on using the A77 for video: (German with English subtitles)

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Sony A77 Availability

The Sony A77 was announced August 24th 2011, but took some time to become widely available because of production difficulties associated with flooding in Thailand. It can be found at Amazon: Sony A77 with Kit Lens and Sony A77 Body, … Continue reading

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Sony A77 and A55 Size Comparison

An interesting size comparison of the Sony A77 versus the A55 can be seen here. It uses the standard size of the lens mount to match the two images up. Two comments: The Sony A77 photo is a prototype from … Continue reading

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Is This The Sony A77?

No idea if it is…but have a look at this and see what you think:

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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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A Few More A77 Specs

Sonyalpharumors has yet more A77 specs updates: 1200 zone metering Smart teleconverter function with 1.4x and 2.0x option Built-in GPS Battery life with over 500 shots Comments: ‘Smart teleconverter function’ will mean an in-camera cropping function; you get ‘telephoto’ by … Continue reading

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Sony A35 Unboxing

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Sony A35 – Unboxing And First Impressions

Unboxing, here’s first impressions of the Sony Alpha A35: Stickers! – it’s got lots of them. It has a printed manual – I’m glad to see that. It feels solid – the hard plastic feels a lot like a metal … Continue reading

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