A7s

Testing the Benro BV4 Fluid Head

Testing the Benro BV4 Fluid Head

November 8, 20162 Comments

I need a small fluid head for mirrorless cameras with cage and accessories. I have the $145 Manfrotto MVH500AH and it’s really not good enough for more than the a7rii and a lens. No counterbalance settings or drag control just pan and tilt locking knobs. I decided to give another Benro a try since I have […]

Continue Reading »

Tether Tools StrapMoore Neoprene Straps. Great for strapping batteries and power bricks to stands

Tether Tools StrapMoore Neoprene Straps. Great for strapping batteries and power bricks to stands

November 1, 20162 Comments

I found these inexpensive Tether Tools StrapMoore neoprene straps for getting the power brick off the floor and on the light stand. They work great and cost only $19. I use one for my Aputure Light Storm and another on my tripod to hold a large battery to power my a7rii. It works really well […]

Continue Reading »

Sony Alpha Cameras: Go from Video to Stills Mode with Your Favorite Settings Faster

Sony Alpha Cameras: Go from Video to Stills Mode with Your Favorite Settings Faster

October 20, 20160 Comments

Have you ever noticed with hybrid cameras that switching from stills mode to video can be a multi setting nightmare? You have to remember to change a lot of settings before you start video recording or you could really have problems. The best way to always have the important settings right in both stills and […]

Continue Reading »

Sony introduces 18-110mm Super 35mm / APS-C lens with power zoom capability

Sony introduces 18-110mm Super 35mm / APS-C lens with power zoom capability

September 9, 20160 Comments

Sony introduces a new high performance 18-110mm Super 35mm / APS-C cinema lens for the s35 or APS-C format that’s designed to work best with s35 cameras like the FS7 and FS5  and hybrids swell like the a6300 since but, is it worth the hefty price tag of $3,500? I’m not sure but it does look […]

Continue Reading »

Rokinon Announces a New Autofocus Full Frame 50mm f1.4 Sony E Mount Lens

Rokinon Announces a New Autofocus Full Frame 50mm f1.4 Sony E Mount Lens

July 19, 20161 Comment

Just announced on Rokinon’s Facebook page a new line of autofocus lenses in Sony E Mount. I think this is a great decision to go with the E Mount since we need more options. Well maybe not in the 50mm area. Almost to many in that focal length. Rokinon has really stepped up in the […]

Continue Reading »

Getting Audio Into the Sony a6000. Yep. It can be done PLUS Sony UWP-D Wireless

Getting Audio Into the Sony a6000. Yep. It can be done PLUS Sony UWP-D Wireless

February 6, 20168 Comments

I love my Sony a6000! (now $500) It’s been a great “take me everywhere” camera. It’s really become my blogging camera too. I can fit it in a bag with my favorite Sigma 30mm f2.8 DN lens and i’m set for BTS shooting. Yes it has it’s faults but all cameras do right? With all the […]

Continue Reading »

Sony Lens Rebate. Save Up to $200 on a Wide Selection Through Feb. 14th

Sony Lens Rebate. Save Up to $200 on a Wide Selection Through Feb. 14th

January 31, 20160 Comments

Lots of Sony lenses and some other kit too like one of my favorites the a6000 for $498. with $50. OFF plus save on other cameras, flashes and adapters too. SAVE $200 on these Sony Lenses: • Save $200 on Sony 24mm f/1.8 ZA E-Mount Carl Zeiss Sonnar APS-C Lens • Save $200 on Sony 16-105mm […]

Continue Reading »

Upgrade Your Sony Alpha with a Miller & Schneider A-Cup eyecup for Sony mirrorless cameras

Upgrade Your Sony Alpha with a Miller & Schneider A-Cup eyecup for Sony mirrorless cameras

December 22, 20152 Comments

They’re at it again! Miller & Schneider made their first upgrade Eye cup for the C100 and it desperately needed one. Followed with the G-Cup for the Panasonic GH4. I never understood why they didn’t name that one the P-Cup 😀 Now the Sony Alpha cameras get the A-Cup eyecup. The Sony a7s II and a7r […]

Continue Reading »

Movcam A7s LANC Adapter Cable Brings Record Trigger and More.

Movcam A7s LANC Adapter Cable Brings Record Trigger and More.

November 18, 20158 Comments

This new Movcam A7s LANC adapter cable is really good news for anyone looking to put a A7s on your shoulder or in some kind of rig for handheld use. Add this new Movcam Anti-Skid Control Handgrip with LANC Start/Stop too and you have a vive simple way to trigger record on the a7s   […]

Continue Reading »

Sony XAVC S Round Trip Issue Workaround with Premiere Pro CC to DaVinci Resolve

Sony XAVC S Round Trip Issue Workaround with Premiere Pro CC to DaVinci Resolve

November 3, 201511 Comments

I’m getting comfortable using DaVinci Resolve 12 for the most part. Color Grading is just the best and the editing portion is pretty good too but I still have to use Premiere Pro CC 2015. I’ve been using the new Sony A7s II and a7r II lately I wanted to test how well XML round […]

Continue Reading »

Back to Top