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ARRI Pro Camera Accessories for Sony FX9

ARRI has announced their new Pro Camera Accessories for the Sony FX9 are now available to order from ARRI authorised dealers. The Sony FX9 camera itself is scheduled to ship now in December, however it will most likely be in limited quantities, with en-masse orders to be

10 Essential Sony A7III Accessories in 2019

While the A7R IV is quietly hitting the shelves and many filmmakers are having their first encounter with the recently announced beast, many others frankly still enjoy shooting with the older sibling, the Sony A7 III. This camera, that was the second iteration (but wee hope not

Sony a9 II: A (Disappointing) Minor Update to a Flagship

Without much fanfare, livestream, or fancy press event, earlier today Sony announced the Sony a9 II full-frame mirrorless camera crushing the hopes of many for a major upgrade. New sensor, 4K/60p? Nope! Alas, it was not meant to be. Let’s all hope that the “unicorn” a7s III

You Can Now Download Sony a9 Firmware Version 6.0

Just as promised earlier in the year, Sony has just released the Sony a9 firmware version 6.0 for download giving a9 users some of the latest advanced AF functionality as found in the Sony a7R IV and Sony A7 III full-frame mirrorless cameras. Firmware version 6.0 adds

Sony a6100 and Sony a6600 APS-C 4K Mirrorless Announced

As expected, Sony just announced two new APS-C mirrorless cameras – the APS-C flagship model Sony a6600 and the more budget-friendly Sony a6100. The new Sony a6600 sits above the a6500 and the a6400, while the a6100 is more of a mass-appeal camera. Despite heavy expectations of

Instant Extra Zoom on Your Sony A7III

More often than not, if you’re working as a wedding videographer, ENG, or a documentary kind of shooter, you’ll find that any kind of tool or tip that can speed up your work, or even get it slightly faster and less cumbersome, is more than welcome. So,

Sony FE 35mm f1.8 Compact Prime Lens Announced

Sony just announced their highly anticipated Sony FE 35mm f1.8 compact prime lens – the latest addition to its E-mount full-frame lens line-up. The new wide-angle lens carries the official model SEL35F18F designation and is set to start shipping sometime in August 2019 at a price of

Best Full Frame Lenses for the Sony A7III

The Sony A7III has become a wildly popular camera and rightly so. The combination of features, quality and, of course, price, make it hugely attractive. One of its big selling points is the full frame sensor and the resulting shallow depth of field along with light gathering

Sony A7III vs Sony A6400 – Should You Pay Twice as Much?

Sometimes I wonder, just how friendly are each department within a camera company? I wonder this because sometimes different product lines seem to step on each other’s toes and surely affect each other’s sales figures. Some cameras compete so directly with their sister products that the rationale

Can You Shoot Cinematic Footage on the Sony RX0II?

So, can you shoot cinematic footage on the Sony RX0II? No. OK, sorry, let me try that again. There are a great many factors that go into creating the much coveted cinematic look. The idea of the cinematic look represents the gold standard in moving image capture,