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Sony has announced the successor to their PCM-D50, the high-resolution PCM-D100 Portable recorder. Picking up where the PCM-D50 left off, the D100 features a somewhat similar physical design, sporting dual built-in microphones and control wheels on the left- and right-hand... READ MORE
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11 months ago
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Sony has announced the next member of their impressive lineup of Alpha E-mount APS-C format mirrorless cameras: the Alpha A5000 Mirrorless Digital Camera. Additionally, they have brought forth a new zoom lens for E-mount APS-C mount cameras, the... READ MORE
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11 months ago
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Sony has just announced several new Handycam camcorders, as well as a new 4K prosumer camcorder. In this article, we'll take a look at some of the new features and upgrades Sony has made over their previous versions of these models. The Handycam camcorders range from the entry-level HDR-CX240 to... READ MORE
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11 months ago
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Sony’s latest Action Cam announcement includes the impressive HDR-AS100V Action Cam and the HDR-AS100VR Action Cam + Live-View Remote Bundle. Both cameras are the... READ MORE
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11 months ago
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This holiday season was a fruitful one for current and prospective Sony F5 and F55 owners with the release of firmware version 3.0. The update adds impressive new features like Center Crop Mode for using Super 16mm lenses, user LUTs and look profiles, and new S-Log3 and S-Gamut3 gamma curves. The Center Crop Mode is one of the highlights of the new v3.0 update. The new feature takes a crop from... READ MORE
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11 months ago
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What a difference seven years makes. When the digital flood stepped up the process of sweeping aside film since the turn of the century, the never-ending technological race among camera manufactures sped up, and with no sign of that race ever slowing down, some runners dropped out, and the order of who was leading and who was lagging changed in ways that surprised photographers everywhere.

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12 months ago
Hands-on Review
At the beginning of 2013, I wrote an article about all the latest home and portable entertainment announcements that were made during CES 2013, in Las Vegas. Searching for a thread that tied the whole show together, I suggested that “total connectivity” was the pervasive theme of the year’s show. The influence of smartphones, tablets, and mobile device apps was ubiquitous. Nearly every home... READ MORE
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1 year ago
Hands-on Review
In the following video, Alan Lugo, from B&H, showcases the FDR-AX1, Sony’s first prosumer 4K camcorder, and takes us through the feature set of the camera, including its 1/2.3” EXMOR R CMOS sensor, 20x Sony G series zoom lens, and HDMI output. This video highlights the camera's ability to capture 4K... READ MORE

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1 year ago
Hands-on Review
Over the course of 2013, the photographic-technology landscape has certainly held its fair share of innovations, updates, new releases, and refinements, with manufacturers pushing to meet certain contemporary image-making goals as well as working to draft the blueprint of what to expect in subsequent years. Beyond the expected updates to camera and lens lines, new features and imaging assets... READ MORE
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1 year ago
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To capitalize on the ever-increasing resolution of image sensors, lens manufacturers continue to come up with new optical designs and other lens technologies that allow greater low-light capability and aberration-corrected imagery. Among the standout advances in this year’s roundup of noteworthy SLR camera lenses are a budget-friendly wide-angle zoom intended for full-frame shooters, telephoto... READ MORE
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1 year ago
Buying Guide
The gift-giving season is upon us. Chances are you’re one of the millions of people shopping for a new digital camera this year. Whether for a friend, a loved one, or you’re simply spoiling yourself, tackling the ever-changing and expanding market can be daunting. So where to start? There’s no overly specific technical formula for buying a camera. Be sure to do thorough research and ensure that... READ MORE
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1 year ago
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The emergence of long zoom cameras as a legitimate multi-purpose digital camera option continued in 2013. Bridging the divide between conventional point-and-shoot and DSLR cameras, these compact cameras offer portability similar to their mirrorless cousins with more novice-friendly interfaces than advanced interchangeable-lens cameras. A defining characteristic of long zoom cameras is their... READ MORE
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1 year ago
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The past decade has seen a sea change when it comes to how we consume entertainment. Just a few years ago, most of our entertainment came in the form of traditional home entertainment, but the inescapable influence of smartphones and tablets, as well as the ever-expanding world of Android and iOS mobile apps, has created an entire new industry around the idea of portable or mobile entertainment... READ MORE
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1 year ago
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Let’s face it, most TVs can benefit tremendously from adding an external speaker system. While there are exceptions, typical TV speakers are simply not large enough to produce grand, well-defined sound. As TV bezels decrease in size, the speakers these TVs incorporate tend to get smaller as well. Soundbars are a great way to get a “bigger” audio experience without sacrificing much real estate.... READ MORE
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1 year ago
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Mirrorless cameras are becoming an increasingly popular choice for photographers, both novices and professionals alike, due to their melding of a compact form factor, high image quality, and progressively expanding systematic approach to both body and lens options. However, with this recent spike in growth in the market of mirrorless, it is becoming increasingly difficult to differentiate which... READ MORE
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