Cheap Photo: Sony A6000 $348, A7R2 $1,398, A7 III $1,798, A7R3 $2,498

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It’s hard to go wrong with any of these Sony camera deals!

Sony is bringing its A-game when it comes to holiday sales. If you’ve been eyeing a Sony Mirrorless camera, NOW is the time to buy. The A6000 can be yours for just $398 for the body, $448 with one lens, and $598 with two lenses. The 42.4 Megapixel A7R II is a massive bargain at just $1,398 ($1,498 w/lens), and the A7 III has dropped to only $1,798! To top it off, you can pick up the A7R III for just $2,498. Check out all of these incredible Sony camera deals after the break.

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Four Mirrorless Cameras that Are Setting the Pace in Early 2019

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These Mirrorless cameras are feature packed, won’t break the bank, and will help you get your foot into the Mirrorless door.

2018 was a great year for Mirrorless cameras. With outstanding options from the likes of Canon, Sony, Fujifilm, and many more hitting the market, the world of Mirrorless cameras has become hard to ignore. If you’ve been on the fence about Mirrorless cameras, but think you may be ready to see if the grass is greener on the Mirrorless side, this round-up is for you. After the break we will take a look at four affordable, Mirrorless cameras that are setting the pace as we head into 2019. Continue reading…

Comparing the Dynamic Range of the Sony A7 III, Canon EOS R, Fujifilm XT-3, and Nkon Z7

Let’s see how the current flagship mirrorless cameras stack up against one another in terms of dynamic range.

In the future, when we look back on 2018, we will remember it as the year the photography industry moved full steam into the mirrorless world. Never before have so many compelling mirrorless camera options been available on the market at the same time. The Sony A7III was the first, announced back in February of this year at WPPI, and it was followed by the Nikon Z7, Canon EOS R, and the Fujifilm XT-3 being announced within days of each other that summer. Photographer Michael Andrew recently did a comparison of the dynamic range between these four mirrorless cameras in his latest video, which you can view after the jump.

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Essentials: 4 Budget Lenses for Your Sony FE Camera

What are the basic, essential lenses that every Sony Mirrorless Photographer could use to create their art? 

Photography is a wonderful thing; pick up any camera and any lens and with them you can capture the world, for just a moment, to be preserved as long as the medium which holds it survives. It is a timeless, though under appreciated, a gift to the future. But if you are new to photography, or maybe just new to having a dedicated camera (upgraded from your smartphone, for example) you may be wondering what lenses you need for your new Sony Mirrorless camera.

Well, it’s just your luck that this post is all about that; the essential lenses for your Sony Mirrorless camera system. So, if you are ready, let’s jump on into it… Continue reading…

Cheap Photo: Sony’s A7 II Is Now Just over $1,000

Thanks to the A7 III announcement, the A7 II is now just $1,098 – an incredible deal!

So unless you have been living under a rock for the last week you would know that the Sony A7 III was announced during WPPI 2018. As you would expect, this meant that the A7 II also received a price correction. What you may not have expected though, was by how much that Sony dropped the price – just over $500 by our count, bringing the new (or at least current) price of the A7 II down to just under $1,100. This for sure makes the A7 II one of the best bang for your buck Full Frame buys on the market right now.

But that’s not all, we’ve also seen some other great deals crop up over that last week, so lets have a look…

  • [amazon_textlink asin=’B00PX8CHO6′ text=’Sony A7 II’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’thephobl-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’1d1fe89c-1e74-11e8-a51a-ff1ed750816a’] – ~$500 Off
  • [amazon_textlink asin=’B0060MVJ1Q’ text=’Nikon D750′ template=’ProductLink’ store=’thephobl-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’2900ad9b-1e74-11e8-822c-cbd3dc15e91d’] – ~$100 Off
  • [amazon_textlink asin=’B07524LHMT’ text=’Nikon D850′ template=’ProductLink’ store=’thephobl-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’3f4f2080-1e74-11e8-aadf-b577324f94ff’] – ~$330 Off
  • [amazon_textlink asin=’B00FRDUZXM’ text=’Sony A7′ template=’ProductLink’ store=’thephobl-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’44da3208-1e74-11e8-b237-4548b1a3ad9f’] – $200 Off
  • [amazon_textlink asin=’B007VAZB10′ text=’Tamron 24-70mm F2.8 Di VC USD’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’thephobl-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’4a392a07-1e74-11e8-8ffc-f1b6b376b8a3′] – ~400 Off
  • [amazon_textlink asin=’B00U29GNEG’ text=’Sony FE 90mm F2.8 Macro’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’thephobl-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’51e5e2aa-1e74-11e8-8425-35c709ab8730′] – ~$50 Off

Also now available: Sony A7 III Preorders

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Sony A7 III Initial Impressions and Sample Images

Sony says they are setting a new bar for the ‘basic’ full frame camera with today’s A7 III announcement at WPPI in Las Vegas.

We were somewhat surprised when Sony launched their A7R III back at PPE, mainly because Sony had traditionally announced the standard A7 model before the S and R models. But if you have ever heard the saying ‘good things come to those who wait,’ you will be a very happy camper with today’s A7 III announcement, which shows that Sony isn’t resting on their laurels. It’s also a warning shot to any potential future full frame mirror less competitors: they have some big shoes to fill if they plan to challenge the Sony E Mount lineup at all.

We are here in Vegas covering the launch of the A7 III. Since we have had our hands on the camera, and were allowed to take some shots, we are coming to you here with our (very) initial thoughts on the Sony A7 III. Let’s jump right on in… Continue reading…