Articles & News Tagged “Sony”
Sony Announces the Alpha 1 Mirrorless Camera
Sony has announced the Alpha 1 mirrorless camera. It features a 50.1 MP sensor with a BIONZ XR™ imaging processing engine, which offers a native ISO range of up to 32,000 and a shutter sync speed of up to 1/400s when using the mechanical shutter. Video is available at 8K 30p 10-bit 4:2:0 XAVC HS and RAW out to an external recorder. Lastly, the Alpha 1 is equipped with an OLED EVF with a fresh rate of 240fps.
Sony Announces FX-6 Cinema Camera
Sony has announced its FX-6 full frame digital cinema camera, which shares the traditional cinema camera form factor with the technology of the Alpha mirrorless camera system. It has a 4K 10.2MP backside-illuminated CMOS Exmor R sensor with the Sony Bionz XR image processing engine from the Sony a7S III. Sony notes the sensor offers 15+ stops of dynamic range and has a maximum ISO of 409,600 for ultra-low-light shooting.
Sony announces Alpha 7S Mark III mirrorless camera
Sony has announced the Alpha 7S III full frame mirrorless camera. It has a 12.1 MP sensor that can capture 4K 120p 10 bit 4:2:2 video with a native ISO range of 40 to 409,600. Internal recording is to 2 CFexpress cards. It also allows up to 4K 60p 16-bit RAW output to an external recorder via HDMI Type-A.
Sony announces FE 12-24mm f/2.8 lens for full frame cameras
Sony extends PRO Support memberships
PetaPixel has reported that, in a gesture of support for its creative community, Sony USA and Canada have extended PRO support memberships for an additional 6 months free of charge. The announcement was sent via email to PRO Support customers, and the membership extension has already been applied to accounts. Petapixel notes that the extension is very welcome as many pros have not been able to take advantage of their existing memberships due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.
Sony announces full frame 20mm wide angle lens
UW Technics ships TTL circuit for Sony mirrorless cameras in Sea&Sea housings
UW Technics has announced that their TTL converter for Sony a7 cameras in Sea&Sea housings is now shipping. It offers manual and TTL support for most Inon, Ikelite, Sea&Sea, and Subtronic strobes via either fiber optic or electrical connection. The TTL board can be installed by the user.
Sony announces a9 Mark II
Sony has announced the next version of its pro a9 mirrorless camera. The Alpha 9 II has the same 24.2 MP sensor as its predecessor but its AF has 693 focal-plane phase-detection AF and 425 contrast AF points. It also has any updates Bionz X image processor and 5 axis image stabilization.
Sony announces two APC-C mirrorless cameras
Sony has announced 2 mirrorless cameras with APS-C sensors. Both feature a 24.2MP sensor, BIONZ X™ image processor and the front-end LSI from the company’s full-frame cameras. It has 425 focal-plane phase-detection AF points and 425 contrast-detection AF points. The Alpha 6600 offers a native ISO range of 100-32000.