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NEX 3-5 Review

NEX camera quick review

 

Below is a running review of the new Sony NEX 3-5 cameras.  I’m not going to bore you with a normal review, (which is similar to writing an owner’s manual), and would rather pontificate on the actual image quality, handling, performance and value.  Below the photo is a general thoughts section which I’ll be updating …

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Sony NEX 18-55mm F/3.5-5.6 OSS Review

Here’s a brief look at the Sony NEX 18-55mm F/3.5-5.6 zoom lens.  Scroll down for the main review. Lens Sony NEX E-mount 18-55mm F/3.5-5.6   SEL1855 Box contents
Hood, front and rear caps and a user’s manual. Cost $300, or an extra $100 with camera as a kit. Build quality Very good. Additional information
Introduced in 2010.  Has built-in optical…

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Sony E Mount Cameras

Below you’ll find specifications for all Sony ‘E’ mount cameras, from the most recent at the top, to the oldest at the bottom.

Model A7 III Price $1999 body only, Feb 2018. Effective megapixels 24.2 LCD monitor 3.0″ 921,600 pixels, touch screen, tilt-up/down only. Lens  N/A Zoom  N/A Recording media Two slots, SD, and combo slot for Memory stick/SD Image…

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Sony and Minolta Off-Camera Flash

This post is seriously outdated.  I no longer use most of the equipment here except occasionally the Sony/Minolta HVL-F56AM flashes.

If you’re thinking of trying out an inexpensive radio controlled flash trigger system for your camera, you’ve come to the right place.  I currently use the radiopopper™ JrX wireless trigger system, and have found it works great, so that’s

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Short Focus for Sharper Shots

Results of “short” focusing for sharper shots using the Sony 20mm F/2.8 lens.

I’ve noticed on several lenses that by “short” focusing (which I’ll call it in this article) you may be able to gain some sharpness.  The reason I’m using the Sony 20mm F/2.8 for this article is because it shows the most improvement by using this focusing method…

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