It’s always fun when a company decides to innovate and improve, especially in photography. Panasonic, known for it’s micro 4/3 cameras just announced their full frame cameras, the Lumix S1 & S1R. Continue reading
Now this has been bugging me for some time now.
I started taking snapshots with my phone camera. It was a VGA camera (640×480 resolution) and with the risk of sounding like a grandpa, back then it was a big deal to take pictures with a phone.The sky is what I liked the most, the blue hues, the orange sunset hues, it was my first contact with photography.
Then I graduated to a point and shoot. I loved the image quality, 6 megapixels it was wow. I always carried it with me, school, on my way to work, on my way back from work, going out, vacation, it was small and compact and so easy to carry around. I took tens of thousands of pictures with it. Continue reading
A few days ago Kai Wong from Digitalrev announced on Twitter that he had received a Sony A7R II for review. So the question is, is Sony A7R II a Disappointment Or is it Bloody Awesome?
I must say i haven’t seen Kai so enthralled with a camera in years. In his own words “If you want the best, you’ll never get it. If you want a really bloody good camera that is here and now, well, you’re looking at it.”
If you want a piece of this bloody awesomeness you’ll have to be willing to dosh a wiping $3,198.
- World’s first Full-frame back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS sensor – 42.4MP
- 5-axis in-body image stabilization optimized for 42.4MP full-frame
- 4K movie recording with full pixel readout and no pixel binning
- Fast Hybrid AF with 399 focal plane phase-detection AF points
- 2.4-million dot XGA OLED Tru-Finder w/ ZEISS T coating
- Simple connectivity to smartphones via Wi-Fi and NFC w/ camera apps
- Fast focal plane phase-detection AF realized with A-mount lenses
- Shutter vibration suppression, first curtain shutter, and silent shutter
- Resolution meets sensitivity 42.4MP up to ISO 102,400 / 4K up to 25,600
- Durable, reliable and ergonomically enhanced for professional use
Could the Sony A7R II be the Canon 5Ds killer? I for one would be really interested in seeing a Sony A7R II vs the Canon 5Ds Digitalrev style review.