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  • aliengrove%s's Photo
    aliengrove has posted in Canon, Nikon, Minolta? in Legacy Lenses.
    If you are looking at manual focus legacy lenses there are also a lot of excellent Pentax and Olympus lenses worth looking at. My current favourite legacy lenses are : Pentax smc-M 28mm f3.5 Pentax...
  • Jaf-Photo%s's Photo
    Jaf-Photo has posted in Which lenses to buy for Sony A6000? in Sony Alpha APS-C Lenses.
    The A6000 is good enough so if you don't feel the A6300 has any clear advantage for you personally, the A6000 will serve you well. Then you will have some extra money for lenses, which is important...
  • jamescooper%s's Photo
    jamescooper has started Is it possible to use an external flash with Sony alpha 5100 camera? in General Discussions about Sony Alpha.
    Is there a way to use an external flash with Sony alpha 5100 camera? Someone just asked me this question, but I dont have much knowledge on this. Can anyone explain?
  • Jaf-Photo%s's Photo
    Jaf-Photo has posted in Options for a 70-200 lens? in Legacy Lenses.
    Great news. My words of consolation are that a good lens lasts far longer than a hurt pocket
  • jonneymendoza01%s's Photo
    jonneymendoza01 has started Sony A9 unboxing in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    Hi all. So i managed to pick up the New Sony A9 today and did a quick unboxing video of it. I have not even turned the camera on as i only had time to record and edit this video. I will be sure to...
  • A700%s's Photo
    A700 has started The Stump in Nature & Wildlife.
    Marselisborg Skov (Forest) - Aarhus, Denmark   Sony A99 / Minolta HS APO 80-200mm F2.8    
  • skimmel%s's Photo
    skimmel has started Sony A9 AF-C FPS Limited By Lenses in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    Hi, just saw this on the Sony site.  It seems as though some lenses can only shoot at 15 fps in AF-C.  Not sure exactly what this means but the site says " Lenses capable of continuo...
  • Mir%s's Photo
    Mir has started Sony A6300 in Sony Alpha APS-C and NEX Cameras.
    Hi all, i'm new to the forum. Have been shooting with A6300 for about a year now, passed from Canon 5DIII. Like the lightness, quality, some features. Dislike: controls! (too small and not stable),...
  • LiveShots%s's Photo
    LiveShots has posted in Sony A9 - Yes or No? in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    Got my shipping notice today, because of the Memorial Day break it won't get to me until next Wednesday... sigh...
  • Username%s's Photo
    Username has posted in Shoe Flashs & Manual Lenses Not Working in Sony Alpha APS-C and NEX Cameras.
    I do NOT miss having to combine darkness, electricity, and  plumbing with ... hopefully ... decent ventilation, all in a fairly  dust-free combination.    Chemicals I will miss...
  • beunky%s's Photo
    beunky has started Long exposure shots at Stavoren, The Netherlands in Landscape & Travel.
    These are two long exposure shots I did at Stavoren, which lies beautifully at the IJsselmeer, The Netherlands. In the first shot the red and green harbour lights are awaiting the last ships that c...
  • FocalRealism%s's Photo
    FocalRealism has posted in Camera Bag for A7R II+Battery Grip with Sony 24-70 GM and Sony/Zeiss 16-35 f4 in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    I have a Cullmann bag, and think its great.  Not too big, and can easily fit everything i need in there. 
  • timde%s's Photo
    timde has posted in Stellaria holostea in Nature & Wildlife.
    Oh, a big thumbs up for ON1 Raw. Despite its limitations (most of which are scheduled to be fixed this year) it is still really nice to use, the masking is particularly easy to learn and take advan...
  • timde%s's Photo
    timde has started Stellaria holostea in Nature & Wildlife.
    A7ii with Zeiss Milvus 2/50M, mounted on a RRS tripod, using a USB Trigger. Its even possible that WB was set using a grey card.     [attachment=5091:DSC04367sm.jpg]   Full version o...
    • timde

      Oh, a big thumbs up for ON1 Raw. Despite its limitations (most of which are scheduled to be fixed this year) it is still really nice to use, the masking is particularly easy to learn and take advantage of.

       

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  • izzikiorage%s's Photo
    izzikiorage has posted in Options for a 70-200 lens? in Legacy Lenses.
    Wow, cool, so how much did it cost you? And where did you buy it from m Sent from my ONEPLUS A3003 using Tapatalk
  • Joost1983.%s's Photo
    Joost1983. has started Zoom burst photo with sony a6000 in Sony Alpha APS-C and NEX Cameras.
    Hey guys, i'm new to this forum and a beginner in taking photo's. Im ftom holland so forgive me for the language. I recently bought a Sony A6000 with the kit lens. I wanna take a photo and turning...
  • Discordia%s's Photo
    Discordia has posted in Options for a 70-200 lens? in Legacy Lenses.
    After the recommentations of Jaf and tinplater, i went with the native 70-200 f4. I am very satisfied and of course my pocket is in pain.Thank you all so much.
  • Jaf-Photo%s's Photo
    Jaf-Photo has posted in Shoe Flashs & Manual Lenses Not Working in Sony Alpha APS-C and NEX Cameras.
    @username: nice perspective. Vintage flashes are often well made with robust operation. I had a gang of Minolta xi flashes which were very good quality. That said, I think manufacturers like Nissin...
  • Username%s's Photo
    Username has posted in Shoe Flashs & Manual Lenses Not Working in Sony Alpha APS-C and NEX Cameras.
    Thanks for checking. Which of your shoe mount flashes allow you to shoot 3 groups spread out over some distance?   I use ordinary optical slave triggers so the brand of flash  does no...
  • Username%s's Photo
    Username has posted in shoots in three brackets on single shot - A7II in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    Some of my cameras do that .... various brands.  It seems to me that it's related to being very slow  and gentle with the release button, prolly making  it linger exactly in release...
  • maegis%s's Photo
    maegis has started Searching for advice on 7R (i) "best" settings in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    Hi, I own a Alpha 7R. Will be using 70-200 GM lens tomorrow (at a graduation ceremony) for the first time with this body (owned a Canon 70-200 lens way back).  I plan to shoot i...
  • maegis%s's Photo
    maegis has started Newbie from Iceland in Newbie / Self Introduction.
    Hi, I'm new. Got here since I have a few questions on my Sony Alpha 7R. Nice meeting you all. Will address the issues in my next post. Best, Maegisson
  • Jaf-Photo%s's Photo
    Jaf-Photo has posted in using Sony Alpha camera from kayak: how not to get it wet? in General Discussions about Sony Alpha.
    There are affordable underwater cases for the A6000, one by Meike for instance. That should sort you out even if it (or you) goes in the water.
  • mlevin77%s's Photo
    mlevin77 has started using Sony Alpha camera from kayak: how not to get it wet? in General Discussions about Sony Alpha.
    ok so probably the answer is "don't drop it in the water" but I'm wondering if someone has a clever solution for this. I'm going on a kayak trip and would like to bring a decent camera to get photo...
    • Jaf-Photo

      There are affordable underwater cases for the A6000, one by Meike for instance. That should sort you out even if it (or you) goes in the water.

  • JimmyD%s's Photo
    JimmyD has posted in Canon, Nikon, Minolta? in Legacy Lenses.
    Following up on my prior post, below is a link to B&H Photo for the Nikon manual focus 24mm f/2.8 lens that you can still purchase new and works flawlessly with the Novoflex adapter (although no el...
  • LiveShots%s's Photo
    LiveShots has posted in Sony A9 - Yes or No? in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    Has anyone got a shipping notice yet ?
  • daveboddy%s's Photo
    daveboddy has started A7 with Flashpoint Xplor 600TTL and R2 Transmitter Issues in General Discussions about Sony Alpha.
    I wanted to pass along some initial observations regarding the Flashpoint Xplor 600 TTL and the R2 transmitter used with my Sony A7. I just got this yesterday and have not had much time with it, ho...
  • sanderspark%s's Photo
    sanderspark has posted in Lenses to take on trip from Budapest to Amsterdam in Sony Alpha Full Frame Lenses.
    I'm going on a similar trip this summer. I will be taking my 18mm Batis and 55mm Zeiss. I'd like to invest in a third lens. I'm torn whether a short zoom or 85mm would suit my shooting style best....
  • denartwork%s's Photo
    denartwork has started Quiet bay in Landscape & Travel.
    Lens ZEISS Loxia 2,8/21E, camera Sony A7II
  • michelb%s's Photo
    michelb has posted in Shoe Flashs & Manual Lenses Not Working in Sony Alpha APS-C and NEX Cameras.
    @michelb: Great info, you are the Sony flash master. @OP: I agree that this is an unexpected problem. As adapted manual lenses are very common on E Mount cameras, Phottix should be upfront with t...
  • michelb%s's Photo
    michelb has posted in Shoe Flashs & Manual Lenses Not Working in Sony Alpha APS-C and NEX Cameras.
    For what it's worth, and you probably already knew this @michelb, you can control the Mitros+ in M mode, off camera, by the Odin in either mode. The disadvantage is you have to adjust each flash...
  • Poor Bokey%s's Photo
    Poor Bokey has posted in Possible to fine tune noise reduction? in Sony Alpha Full Frame Cameras.
    Thanks for the responses, y'all.   Indeed, memory of all sorts is abundant and pretty cheap. To be honest I rarely use the smaller RAW modes on my 5D ... like that they're there though....