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Working with silent shutter

I really love using the Silent/electronic shutter on my Alpha cameras. At first it took a while to get used to not hearing the sound of the 'click'. I solved this by setting the camera up so I see little flashes  - it assures me that I really am taki...

IraBlock by Prime Creator
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How would you use the new Sony a7rv

The new Sony a7rV is a great camera. Some of the physical features that attracted me were the new flip out/ tilt out screen and the programmable exposure compensation dial. And I love the shutter curtain that comes down when the camera is turned off ...

IraBlock by Prime Creator
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Who is ordering one? I know I am, looks awesome!

tonygale by Prime Creator
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The new Sony Alpha 7RV announcement!

Hi creatives! Did you see the news about today’s camera launch? The new Sony Alpha 7R V (Alpha7RV)  was just introduced, and it will be at Creative Space in New York City this week, where you can get a closer look. Let me know what your first thought...

Favorite lens for astrophotography?

I'm absolutely loving the 24mm 1.4 and 14mm 1.8! What's yours? Took this shot last week with the Sony A7riii and 24mm 1.4gm Instagram: @carlooftheforest

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Set camera clock via NTP server?

It would be awesome if we could set the date and time in our cameras via an internet NTP server. This doesn't appear to be possible, but I want to make sure I'm not missing something buried in a menu.The main scenario I can see this being useful is w...

Best Recorder to get the full 16 bit RAW on the FX6?

Any suggestions on what Recorder that can obtain the full 16 bit RAW from the fx6? Or should sony be more honest and say you can only get a 12 bit RAW that uses a basic codec and no options? Also its a video camera, not a cinema camera. Big differenc...

Resolved! Kids Birthday Party Photography - LENS?

Hello all!I am going to be shooting some photos for a 1st birthday party I am wondering if you would suggest the 50mm lens or if the 70-300 Is better to allow for a wider variety of shot options?The shoot will mainly be outdoors, but some indoor shot...

Sony 12-24/4 G - Share your photos

I see people often what to see examples from various lenses, let's see some photos made with the 12-24/4 GHere are a couple of mineBryce Canyon at 12mmNorth Kaibab Trail, Grand Canyon at 12mmFE 12-24mm F4 G (SEL1224G) 

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tonygale by Prime Creator
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NYC Sundown and Aircraft

Sundown along the Hudson from my Manhattan Rooftop with the a1 using the FE 100-400mm GM lens. 

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Ceehere by Mover & Shaker
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What are your favorite lenses for Portraiture?

Hey everyone. With all of the new lenses that have come out in the past year, I'm curious to hear which lenses are your favorites and why! Right now the new 70-200mm f/2.8 GM II is mine, but it changes from day to day. I'd love to hear your ideas! 

Sony Teleconverters - Share your photos

I often see people asking for examples of images made with the Sony Teleconverters, so let's make it easy and share some examples for people. This was shot with the a1 and a 200-600 G and the 1.4x teleconverter, at 860mm, 1/2000 sec, f/9, ISO 400

tonygale by Prime Creator
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