Sony A9 firmware 5.0 is here and it just blows away everyting
Mar25

Sony A9 firmware 5.0 is here and it just blows away everyting

Sony A9 firmware 5.0 is here and it just blows away everything I’ve seen so far in terms of focusing and tracking. I have updated the very first thing in the morning when it became available and the did a quick run to a nearby lake for some BIF tests. In order to be able to show others what I see in the viewfinder and how Sony A9 behaves with the new firmware 5.0, I have to connect the camera to my Atomos Ninja V and record the...

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Sony A6400 – fotografia se schimba
Feb25

Sony A6400 – fotografia se schimba

Sony a6400 este una dintre cele 3 camere aparute in gama Sony A6xxx dupa ce producatorul nipon a dat “lovitura” cu modelul de baza a6000 (model care inca se vinde cu mult succes in toata lumea, cred eu cel mai longeviv mirrorless de pe piata). Au aparut Sony a6300 si apoi Sony a6500, fiecare aducand noutati si imbunatatiri modelului de baza, ultimul focalizandu-se foarte mult si pe partea video. Acum, intra in scena...

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GoPro 7 black test in offroad
Dec28

GoPro 7 black test in offroad

Am luat de curand un GoPro 7 Black sa inlocuiesc micutul session 5 pe care il aveam deja. Motivul principal a fost megastabilizarea de care dispune noul GoPro 7 precum si toate modurile de time-lapse si hyperlapse. Nu va spun mai mult decat atat: se ridica la astepari, ba chiar mai mult. Mai jos un clip de azi, de pe...

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Sony EYE-AF – how to set and use it on your camera
Dec06

Sony EYE-AF – how to set and use it on your camera

EN follows. RO: Versiunea in limba Romana este aici. I must admit, the greatest confusion users encounter in Sony’s mirrorless cameras is related to one of the most important and ground breaking features this market has ever seen. We are talking of course about: Sony’s EYE-AF feature First of all, what is EYE-AF? The easiest answer is this: when the camera detects a face, if we press the EYE-AF button, then it will focus...

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Cum setam si folosim corect functia EYE-AF in camerele mirrorless SONY?
Dec04

Cum setam si folosim corect functia EYE-AF in camerele mirrorless SONY?

English version is here. Trebuie sa recunosc faptul ca maxima confuzie a utilizatorilor noi de camere Sony mirrorless este legata de una dintre cele mai importante functii din aceste camere, una atat de utila incat practic a schimbat multora modul de shooting iar pe altii i-a ajutat clar in luarea deciziei de a “schimba barca” si a trece pe Sony. Este vorba desigur de: Functia EYE-AF In primul rand ce este EYE-AF?...

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Sony 24mm f/1.4 G Master
Sep20

Sony 24mm f/1.4 G Master

Sony 24mm f/1.4 G Master Sony today enhanced its line-up of flagship full-frame G Master series lenses with the launch of its 30th full-frame alpha lens, a highly anticipated 24mm F1.4 Prime. It features a compact and lightweight design with a filter diameter of φ67mm and measures just 75.4mm x 92.4mm and weighs a mere 445g. Meeting the strict standards for G Master status, the FE 24mm F1.4 GM combines the high resolution and...

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Is the Sony RX10 IV a great camera for birds and wildlife?
Aug19

Is the Sony RX10 IV a great camera for birds and wildlife?

Andreea, my 9 yo daughter discovering the magic of photographing birds with the Sony RX10 IV It’s been long since I’ve put my hands on non-full frame cameras, mainly because I am an addict of this format and I think (many times wrongly) that I can’t do my job or my hobby with a smaller format. So why I’ve put to tests the new Sony RX10 IV? The reason I’ve dug into this new camera was mainly curiosity. Not...

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Possible new camera with movie angle setting – is Sony A7S III coming?
Jun28

Possible new camera with movie angle setting – is Sony A7S III coming?

Sony A9 firmware update to V3 shows signs of a possible new camera with movie angle setting, super slow 500fps, Sony A7S III maybe is coming? Is Sony A7S III coming imminent? So I jumped the wagon and updated my SONY A9 to the latest firmware available, the recently launched V3.0 (download here). After the normal updated process, I looked into the menu to check for possible new settings and features. When pressing the FN button some...

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Sony A7 III – a new milestone of mirrorless systems
Apr14

Sony A7 III – a new milestone of mirrorless systems

Sony A7 III – a new milestone of mirrorless systems Since I’ve heard about the launch of the new full-frame mirrorless camera, the Sony A7 III I’ve giggled in pure joy, but remained a little reticent thinking it might be too good to be true. And I mean Sony A7 III comes with all the goodies from it’s bigger brothers, the Sony A9 (check my review here) and Sony A7R III, all of these in a very competitive price...

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Impresii de la matchFRAME 2018
Mar19

Impresii de la matchFRAME 2018

Impresii de la matchFRAME 2018 Ca tot va anuntasem sa nu ratati prima editie a matchFRAME de la Oradea si unii nu m-ati ascultat si n-ati venit, regretand probabil in cele din urma, am zis sa va povestesc totusi un pic cum a fost. Poate nu o ratati la anul, nu de alta dar se anunta mai ceva ca asta de anul acesta! Gear P0Яn In primul si in primul rand trebuie sa va povestesc ceva cam greu de descris (mai ales ca nu mai am imagini din...

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