Sony Alpha a7R III Mirrorless Digital Camera (Body Only)

Sony Alpha a7R III Mirrorless Digital Camera with 24-70mm f/2.8 Lens and Vertical Grip Kit

Sony Alpha a7R III Mirrorless Digital Camera with 24-70mm f/2.8 Lens and Vertical Grip Kit

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  • FE 24-70mm f/2.8 GM Lens
  • VG-C3EM Vertical Grip
  • NPA-MQZ1K Multi Battery Adapter Kit
  • 128GB SDXC Memory Card

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  • 1Description

Comprising a range of accessories to extend your shooting time, the Sony Alpha a7R III Mirrorless Digital Camera with 24-70mm f/2.8 Lens and Vertical Grip Kit from B&H bundles the versatile full-frame camera and standard zoom lens with the VG-C3EM Vertical Grip, the NPA-MQZ1K Multi Battery Adapter Kit, and a memory card.

  • Sony Alpha a7R III Mirrorless Digital Camera (Body Only)

    Proving that speed, resolution, and video capabilities can all coexist, the Alpha a7R III Mirrorless Digital Camera from Sony is a versatile, high-performance camera characterized by not only its resolution, but by its multimedia versatility. Revolving around a full-frame 42.4MP Exmor R BSI CMOS sensor and updated BIONZ X image processor, the a7R III affords an impressive 10 fps continuous shooting rate along with improved autofocus performance for faster, more reliable subject tracking along with wide frame coverage. This updated Fast Hybrid AF System employs a combination of 399 phase-detection points and 425 contrast-detection areas for quicker acquirement of focus in a variety of lighting conditions, and also maintains focus on subjects more effectively. In addition to speed and AF, the processing improvements also help to realize greater image clarity throughout the sensitivity range from ISO 100-32000, which can further be expanded to ISO 50-102400. Video recording capabilities have also been extended for enhanced quality when recording UHD 4K video with the full width of the full-frame sensor, or when using a Super35 area and 5K oversampling to minimize moiré and aliasing. Additionally, benefitting both stills and video operation, the a7R III retains the 5-axis SteadyShot INSIDE sensor-shift image stabilization, which is now effective to minimize the appearance of camera shake by up to 5.5 stops.

    In addition to imaging updates, the a7R III also sports a revised body design, which includes a 3.69m-dot Tru-Finder OLED electronic viewfinder for bright, clear, and realistic eye-level monitoring. A rear 3.0" 1.44m-dot tilting touchscreen LCD is also available for intuitive settings control and to better support working from high and low angles. For greater shooting flexibility, dual SD memory card slots are now featured, and a larger NP-FZ100 battery is also employed to achieve up to approximately 530 shots per charge when using the viewfinder. Suiting the camera's use in trying conditions, the magnesium alloy chassis and extensive weather-sealing also render the a7R III dust- and moisture-resistance

    42.4 MP Exmor R BSI CMOS Sensor and BIONZ X Image Processor
    Featuring a back-illuminated design, the full-frame 42.4-megapixel Exmor R CMOS sensor works with the BIONZ X image processor to offer high-resolution stills and video while minimizing noise and improving speed. This sensor structure works with gapless on-chip lens design and an anti-reflection coating, as well as eliminating the optical low-pass filter, to improve light collection and enhance detail. Also, the copper wiring layer dramatically improves data transmission speed for creating 14-bit, high-resolution 42.4-megapixel stills with a native sensitivity range from ISO 100-32000, which can be further expanded to ISO 50-102400. Also, it enables internal UHD 4K video recording with a wide dynamic range using the full width of the full-frame sensor. The BIONZ X processor also works in conjunction with a high-speed front-end LSI to realize faster processing times along with the ability to capture an impressive 15-stop dynamic range at low sensitivity values.

    The sensor and processor combination also avails fast continuous shooting at up to 10 fps at full resolution, for up to 76 consecutive frames, and with full-time AF/AE when working with either a mechanical shutter or an electronic shutter. If shooting in live view mode, a continuous shooting rate of up to 8 fps is also possible.
    Fast Hybrid AF System
    An evolved 4D FOCUS system now employs a combination of 399 phase-detection points, which cover approximately 68% of the frame, along with 425 contrast-detection areas for reliable and quick autofocus and subject tracking performance. This Fast Hybrid AF System now achieves twice the focusing speed and more reliable tracking compared to previous a7R models, as well as improved low-light focusing response down to -3 EV. The use of phase-detection points also enables the use of A-mount lenses via the optional LA-EA3 or LA-EA1 lens mount adapters with full continuous AF/AE tracking compatibility.

    The apt focus system also lends itself to a variety of focusing functions for refined accuracy, including Lock-on AF, which maintains focus on moving subjects throughout the use of a configurable frame that is set over the desired moving subject, and Expand Flexible Spot, which employs neighboring focus points to retain focus on moving subjects even if the originally selected point loses focus. Additionally, Eye AF can be used to base focus on recognized subjects' eyes for portraits and is available in both AF-S and AF-C modes. Autofocus can also be used in conjunction with the Focus Magnifier function for critical focus when homing in on minute subject details. The rear touchscreen can also be used for Touch Focus control, and a Touchpad Focus Control mode lets you use the rear screen intuitively while keeping your eye to the viewfinder.

    For more personalized control over focus, and benefitting working in either vertical or horizontal shooting orientation, the AF area can be switched in orientation to better suit your subject matter. AF tracking sensitivity can also be customized in five steps to match how a subject is moving and frequently used focus point settings can be memorized and recalled with a custom button for faster switching between focus settings.
    5-Axis SteadyShot INSIDE Image Stabilization
    Packed into the robust a7R III is a 5.5-stop effective 5-axis SteadyShot INSIDE image stabilization system that compensates for five different types of camera shake encountered during handheld shooting of stills and video. This allows users to confidently use any lens, even adapted lenses, for critical imaging without encountering blur from camera shake.

    For long focal lengths, the system will correct for pitch and yaw adjustments. Macro and high-magnification imagery, on the other hand, will benefit from the inclusion of horizontal and vertical shift compensation. All shooting styles will get usage out of the roll compensation. All 5 axes of stabilization will function at all times, even when used with third-party lenses and adapters or lenses with built-in optical stabilization.
    UHD 4K Video Recording in XAVC S Format
    Internal recording of UHD 4K movies is possible in multiple frame rates up to 30 fps and, based on the Super35mm recording area and effective 5K resolution, oversampling renders greater detail and full pixel readout is possible, that is void of pixel binning, for higher quality imagery with reduced moiré and aliasing. Full-frame 4K recording has also been dramatically improved for improved quality when working at mid to high sensitivities to permit full use of the entire sensor width. Full HD 1080p recording is also supported in frame rates up to 120 fps, and both resolutions utilize the 100 Mbps XAVC S format contained within an MP4 wrapper with 4:2:0 sampling. The high-speed, 120 fps recording also enables 4x and 5x slow-motion movie recording with the frame rate set to either 30p or 24p. In addition to high-resolution internal recording, uncompressed HDMI output also enables the use of an optional external recorder for clean 4K recording with 4:2:2 sampling.

    4K video recording also avails the ability to produce 8MP stills during playback by taking a frame grab from a movie and storing it as a separate file.
    Additional Video Features
    Support for HDR Content:
    • Affording extensive customizable color and gamma controls, the a7R III allows users to adjust the gamma, black level, knee, color level, and more. Also, users can use the same S-Log2 Gamma Curve that is found on high end Sony Cinema cameras that squeezes up to 1300% more dynamic range into the video signal then traditional REC709, for increased post-production flexibility. HLG (Hybrid Log-Gamma) support is also available, along with the BT.2020 color space, for recording within a wide color gamut and, in addition to S-Log2, S-Log3 is also available for producing an effective 14-stop dynamic range with increased grading control in the shadow to mid-tone regions of the image.

    Slow & Quick Motion:
    • Take more control over your video capture capabilities with a variety of new frame rates available in an S&Q mode. This will allow shooters to capture Full HD video at one of either steps between 1-120 fps. These settings will allow you to slow down action as well as speed up a slow-moving scene. This setting is also NTSC/PAL switchable.

    Enhanced Zebra Function:
    • An enhanced Zebra function is ideally suited to aid in monitoring exposure values in high-contrast scenes. Video signal level targets can be set from 0 to 109, and specific ranges can be set to make exposure level adjustments easier.

    Time Code and User Bit Settings:
    • A time code can be used to record hours, minutes, seconds, frames on image data for more precise editing while the User Bit function can record date, time, and scene number to aid in editing together footage from multiple cameras.

    Proxy Recording:
    • UHD 4K movies and lower-resolution proxy movies can be simultaneously recorded. The smaller proxy files are ideal for quick previewing or pre-editing that can reduce the time required for final 4K editing.
    Body Design and Built-In Wi-Fi/Bluetooth
    • An updated Quad-VGA OLED Tru-Finder EVF is featured, and has a 3.69m-dot resolution for bright, clear viewing in high detail. Both Standard and High quality settings can be used, depending on the shooting situation, in order to optimize the viewing experience. This updated viewfinder design also affords the use of autofocus in the Focus Magnifier mode as well as improved focusing peaking to benefit manual focus operation.
    • In addition to the EVF, a 3.0" 1.44m-dot rear LCD is also available, which has a touch panel design for intuitive operation and focusing control. The screen also tilts upward 107° and downward 41° to benefit working from high and low angles.
    • Magnesium alloy chassis assures rigidity, durability, and stability while remaining lightweight. The lens mount has also been improved to better support heavy lenses and the grip rigidity has been improved for more comfortable hand-holding.
    • A durable shutter unit incorporates a coreless motor and brake system that reduces vibrations to better control shutter shock as well as extend its rated lifespan to approximately 500,000 actuations.
    • Weather-sealing has been employed to resist dust and moisture for reliable operation in harsh weather conditions.
    • Using the same NP-FZ100 battery as the a9, the a7R III has improved battery life and is now rated for approximately 530 shots per charge with the EVF or 650 shots with the rear LCD.
    • Dual SD memory card slots allow for flexible file saving and handling, and can be configured to partition raw and JPEG files or can be used for overflow recording. One of the card slots is rated to support UHS-II memory cards.
    • Integrated PC sync terminal for wired flash sync with strobe packs or wireless radio remotes.
    • A USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C port has been added, in addition to a micro-USB port, for faster, more reliable tethering support. The USB Type-C connection allows the camera to be charged from the host power source while connected.
    • The a7R III features a 3.5mm microphone input jack for compatibility with external microphones. And for users needing more, the camera is also compatible with the Sony XLR-K2M XLR Adapter for recording professional balanced XLR audio signals with phantom power and adjustable mic/line inputs. For monitoring audio, a 3.5mm headphone jack is available as well as real time audio levels for a visual reference.
    • Built-in Wi-Fi enables the a7R III to instantly share imagery to mobile devices for direct sharing online to social networking, via email, and to cloud storage sites. NFC (Near Field Communication) is also supported, which allows for one-touch connection between the camera and compatible mobile devices; no complex set-up is required. Once connected, the linked mobile device can also display a live view image on its screen and remotely control the camera's shutter.
    • Bluetooth connectivity allows for location data acquisition.
    Pixel Shift Multi Shooting
    This unique compositing mode allows you to achieve even greater resolution than the 42.4MP sensor affords. Working in conjunction with the sensor-shift image stabilization, this mode shifts the sensor while making four consecutive exposures in order to acquire approximately 169.6MP of information for greater color accuracy and detail than possible with a single exposure. These files can then be merged together during post-production by using the Sony Imaging software suite.
    Other Camera Features
    • A Ratings function lets you assign star values, from 1-5, to images in-camera for faster editing and sorting at home during post-production.
    • An advanced 1200-zone evaluative exposure metering sensor delivers consistent and accurate results using multi-segment, center-weighted, or spot metering modes.
    • Highlight and Average metering modes helps avoid blown-out highlights and provide stable auto-exposure, respectively.
    • Anti-flicker shooting automatically recognizes and times the shutter action to minimize the flicker effect for more consistent results on still images.
    • Picture Effect modes: Posterization (Color), Posterization (B/W), Pop Color, Retro Photo, Partial Color (R/G/B/Y), High Contrast Monochrome, Toy Camera (Normal/Cool/Warm/Green/Magenta), and Soft High-Key.
    • Creative Style modes: Standard, Vivid, Neutral, Clear, Deep, Light, Portrait, Landscape, Sunset, Night Scene, Autumn leaves, Black & White, Sepia, Style Box (1-6), (Contrast (-3 to +3 steps), Saturation (-3 to +3 steps), Sharpness (-3 to +3 steps).
    UPC: 027242909854
  • Sony FE 24-70mm f/2.8 GM Lens

    A fast, standard zoom favored for its versatility, the Sony FE 24-70mm f/2.8 GM is a wide-angle to short telephoto lens designed for E-mount mirrorless cameras. Featuring a constant f/2.8 maximum aperture, this lens maintains consistent performance throughout the zoom range and benefits working in low-light conditions and with selective focus techniques. Complementing the apt light-gathering capabilities is an equally impressive optical design, which incorporates three aspherical elements and two extra-low dispersion elements. One of the aspherical elements features an XA (extreme aspherical) designation, ensuring its refined surface precision and notable ability to minimize spherical aberrations throughout the zoom range. Additionally, a Nano AR Coating has been applied to individual elements to significantly minimize lens flare and ghosting for increased contrast and color neutrality. Pairing a sophisticated optical design and versatile speed, this standard zoom is well-suited for use in a wide array of environments and lighting conditions.

    Beyond the attributes of the lens system itself, this 24-70mm is also characterized by a Direct Drive SSM (Super Sonic wave Motor) system that provides fast, quiet AF performance as well as responsive manual focus handling. The lens is also dust- and moisture-sealed, to permit working in inclement weather conditions, and nuanced details, such as a focus hold button and rubberized control dials, further the intuitiveness in handling.

    As part of Sony's esteemed G Master series, this lens is designed to achieve notably high resolution and sharpness through the correction of a wide variety of spherical and chromatic aberrations. Additionally, these lenses feature robust and intuitive-to-handle physical designs to benefit both photography and cine applications.
    Covering wide-angle to portrait-length perspectives, this standard 24-70mm zoom is designed for full-frame E-mount mirrorless cameras and is also compatible with APS-C models, where it will provide a 36-105mm equivalent focal length range.
    Constant f/2.8 maximum aperture maintains consistent performance from wide-angle to telephoto focal length positions and also contributes to greater selective focus control.
    Of the three aspherical elements incorporated in the lens design, one is an XA element with superior surface precision to effectively reduce astigmatism, field curvature, coma, and other monochromatic aberrations from imagery.
    One extra-low dispersion element and one Super ED element are featured in the lens design and help to control chromatic aberrations and reduce color fringing for increased clarity and color fidelity.
    A Nano AR Coating has been applied to reduce surface reflections, flare, and ghosting for increased contrast and color rendering in strong lighting conditions.
    A Direct Drive Super Sonic wave AF motor and internal focus mechanism provide quick, quiet, and precise autofocus performance and also contribute to more natural, intuitive manual focus control.
    A focus hold button and AF/MF switch are present on the lens barrel for intuitive tactile control and rapid access to select settings.
    A dust- and moisture-sealed design better permits working in inclement conditions and rubberized control rings benefit handling in colder temperatures.
    Rounded nine-blade diaphragm contributes to a pleasing bokeh quality when employing selective focus techniques.
    UPC: 027242895065
  • Sony VG-C3EM Vertical Grip

    Dedicated to the Sony Alpha a9, a7 III, and a7R III mirrorless cameras, the VG-C3EM Vertical Grip offers both extended battery and a more comfortable grip when shooting in the vertical orientation. The grip accepts two NP-FZ100 batteries to effectively double the battery life for long shooting sessions, and the batteries can be charged in the grip while attached to the camera via the body's USB port. The grip's design maintains the same layout as the camera body itself, and includes a secondary shutter button and Multi Selector for intuitive use. Also, the grip is built from magnesium alloy and is dust- and moisture-resistant to match the weather sealing of the camera itself.

    Compatible Cameras
    Alpha a9
    Alpha a7 III
    Alpha a7R III
    UPC: 027242903272
  • Sony NPA-MQZ1K Multi Battery Adapter Kit

    Make sure you have plenty of power for your shoot with the NPA-MQZ1K Multi Battery Adapter Kit from Sony. Able to work with cameras that accept NP-FZ100 series or NP-FW50 series batteries, this adapter is able to supply power from up to four NP-FZ100 series battery packs for dramatically extended shooting times. It can also serve as a rapid charge, with a charging rate of 480 minutes for four batteries. Users can convert the adapter into a more compact two-battery adapter for a more travel-ready kit.

    The NPA-MQZ1K can charge other devices as well via its two USB ports. It also is equipped with a three-level LED indicator light for checking charge status along with six 1/4"-20 mounting sockets for mounting to various support systems. Additionally, it comes with NP-FZ100 battery packs to help users get started.

    UPC: 027242904637
  • Sony 128GB SF-G Series UHS-II SDXC Memory Card

    The 128GB SF-G Series UHS-II SDXC Memory Card from Sony features a storage capacity of 128GB and takes advantage of the UHS-II bus to support advanced DSLR functions such as continuous shutter bursts and rapid shooting, as well as RAW and JPEG captures. This card is also well-suited for video capture, including 4K, 3D, HFR, and Full HD video, and can achieve maximum read speeds of up to 300 MB/s and maximum write speeds of up to 299 MB/s. Thanks to its U3 speed class rating, minimum write speeds are guaranteed not to drop below 30 MB/s.

    UHS-II media achieves its speed through an extra row of pins and while this card has been designed for cameras that are UHS-II compatible, it may be used in devices that do not support UHS-II. However, bear in mind that this card will then default to your device's speed class and bus rating, such as UHS-I and U3. If your device does not support U3, this card is compatible with the U1 and Class 10 standards, each of which guarantees minimum write speeds of 10 MB/s.

    As with most Sony cards, this memory card is shockproof, X-ray proof, and waterproof, while also being able to withstand temperatures from -13 to 185°F, allowing you to take this card with you into extreme environments, such as snow and deserts. Should the card's data become compromised, you also benefit from the option to download File Rescue software for free to help recover deleted content.

    General Features

    Fast SDXC Card
    The SF-G series boasts a fast write speed up to 299 MB/s, which supports the continuous shooting of high-resolution images with high-performance DSLRs equipped with the UHS-II interface. This card is also compatible with UHS-I devices.
    Fast Transfers
    With a read speed of up to 300 MB/s, even large files such as 4K or Full HD video captured in XAVC S, or a bunch of high-resolution images by continuous shooting can be quickly transferred to your PC. Spend less time waiting and more time doing.
    Reliability
    This card offers reliability and durability even in intense use. It is X-ray proof, waterproof, shockproof, and can withstand temperatures ranging from -13 to 185°F.
    File Rescue
    Sometimes things go wrong and data such as photos and files are accidentally deleted. File Rescue is a powerful tool for recovering data that is simple enough for almost anyone to use and is available as a free download to memory card customers.
    UPC: 027242904347
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Table of Contents
  • 1Description
  • Sony Alpha a7R III Mirrorless Digital Camera (Body Only)
    Imaging
    Lens Mount Sony E-Mount
    Camera Format Full-Frame
    Pixels Actual: 43.6 Megapixel
    Effective: 42.4 Megapixel
    Max Resolution 7952 x 5304
    Aspect Ratio 3:2, 16:9
    Sensor Type / Size CMOS, 35.9 x 24 mm
    File Formats Still Images: JPEG, RAW
    Movies: AVCHD Ver. 2.0, MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, XAVC S
    Audio: AC3, Dolby Digital 2ch, Linear PCM (Stereo)
    Bit Depth 14-Bit
    Dust Reduction System Yes
    Memory Card Type SD
    SDHC
    SDXC
    Memory Stick Pro Duo
    Memory Stick PRO HG-Duo
    Image Stabilization Sensor-Shift, 5-Way
    AV Recording
    Video Recording Yes, NTSC/PAL
    Video Format 3840 x 2160p at 23.98/25/29.97 fps (100 Mb/s XAVC S via H.264)
    3840 x 2160p at 23.98/25/29.97 fps (60 Mb/s XAVC S via H.264)
    1920 x 1080p at 100/120 fps (100 Mb/s XAVC S via H.264)
    1920 x 1080p at 100/120 fps (60 Mb/s XAVC S via H.264)
    1920 x 1080p at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94 fps (50 Mb/s XAVC S via H.264)
    1920 x 1080p at 50/59.94 fps (25 Mb/s XAVC S via H.264)
    1920 x 1080p at 25/29.97 fps (16 Mb/s XAVC S via H.264)
    1920 x 1080i at 50/59.94 fps (24 Mb/s AVCHD via H.264)
    1920 x 1080i at 50/59.94 fps (17 Mb/s AVCHD via H.264)
    Aspect Ratio 16:9
    Video Clip Length Up to 29 Min
    Audio Recording Built-In Mic: With Video (Stereo)
    Optional External Mic: With Video (Stereo)
    Focus Control
    Focus Type Auto & Manual Focus
    Focus Mode Automatic (A), Continuous-Servo AF (C), Direct Manual Focus (DMF), Manual Focus (M), Single-servo AF (S)
    Autofocus Points Phase Detection: 399
    Contrast Detection: 425
    Viewfinder/Display
    Viewfinder Type Electronic
    Viewfinder Size 0.5"
    Viewfinder Pixel Count 3,686,400
    Viewfinder Eye Point 23.00 mm
    Viewfinder Coverage 100%
    Viewfinder Magnification Approx. 0.78x
    Diopter Adjustment -4.0 to +3.0 m
    Display Screen 3" Rear Touchscreen Tilting LCD (1,440,000)
    Screen Coverage 100%
    Exposure Control
    ISO Sensitivity Auto, 100-32000 (Extended Mode: 50-102400)
    Shutter 30 - 1/8000 Second , Bulb Mode
    1/4 - 1/8000 Second in Movie Mode
    Remote Control RM-VPR1, VCT-XPR10, VCT-VPR1, RM-SPR1, RMT-VP1K (Optional)
    Metering Method Center-Weighted Average Metering, Multi-Zone Metering, Spot Metering, Highlight Weighted
    Exposure Modes Modes: Aperture Priority, Auto, Manual, Movie, Program, Shutter Priority
    Metering Range: EV -3.0 - EV 20.0
    Compensation: -5 EV to +5 EV (in 1/3 or 1/2 EV Steps)
    White Balance Modes Auto, Cloudy, Color Temperature, Custom, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent (Cool White), Fluorescent (Daylight), Fluorescent (Warm White), Incandescent, Shade, Underwater
    Buffer/Continuous Shooting Up to 10 fps at 42.4 MP for up to 76 Frames in Raw Format
    Up to 8 fps at 42.4 MP for up to 76 Frames in Raw Format
    Up to 6 fps at 42.4 MP for up to 76 Frames in Raw Format
    Up to 3 fps at 42.4 MP for up to 76 Frames in Raw Format
    Up to 10 fps at 42.4 MP for up to 76 Frames in JPEG Format
    Up to 8 fps at 42.4 MP for up to 76 Frames in JPEG Format
    Up to 6 fps at 42.4 MP for up to 76 Frames in JPEG Format
    Up to 3 fps at 42.4 MP for up to 76 Frames in JPEG Format
    Flash
    Flash Modes Auto
    Fill-In
    Hi-Speed Sync
    Off
    Rear Sync
    Red-Eye Reduction
    Slow Sync
    Wireless
    Built-in Flash No
    Max Sync Speed 1 / 250 Second
    Flash Compensation -3 EV to +3 EV (in 1/3 or 1/2 EV steps)
    Dedicated Flash System TTL
    External Flash Connection Hot Shoe, PC Terminal
    Performance
    Self Timer 10 Seconds, 5 Seconds, 2 Seconds
    Connectivity 1/8" Headphone, 1/8" Microphone, HDMI D (Micro), USB 2.0 Micro-B, USB 3.0, USB Type-C
    Wi-Fi Capable Yes
    Power
    Battery 1 x NP-FZ100 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack, 7.2 VDC, 2280 mAh
    Operating/Storage Temperature Operating
    32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
    Physical
    Dimensions (W x H x D) 5.0 x 3.8 x 2.9" / 126.9 x 95.6 x 73.7 mm
    Weight 1.45 lb / 657 g
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 10.0 x 6.0 x 6.0"
  • Sony FE 24-70mm f/2.8 GM Lens
    Performance
    Focal Length 24 - 70mm
    Aperture Maximum: f/2.8
    Minimum: f/22
    Camera Mount Type Sony E
    Format Compatibility 35mm Film / Full-Frame Digital Sensor
    Angle of View 84° - 34°
    Minimum Focus Distance 1.25' / 38 cm
    Magnification 0.24x
    Maximum Reproduction Ratio 1:4.17
    Optical Design 18 Elements in 13 Groups
    Diaphragm Blades 9, Rounded
    Features
    Autofocus Yes
    Physical
    Filter Thread Front: 82 mm
    Dimensions (DxL) 3.45 x 5.35" / 87.6 x 136 mm
    Weight 1.95 lb / 886 g
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 8.4 x 5.7 x 5.0"
  • Sony VG-C3EM Vertical Grip
    Dimensions 5.0 x 4.2 x 2.4" / 126.9 x 107.9 x 61.8 mm
    Weight 9.6 oz / 272 g
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 6.3 x 5.0 x 3.6"
  • Sony NPA-MQZ1K Multi Battery Adapter Kit
    Dimensions 4.88 x 2.75 x 2.68" / 123.4 x 67.8 x 66.2 mm
    Weight 14.2 oz / 400 g
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 7.5 x 5.9 x 5.3"
  • Sony 128GB SF-G Series UHS-II SDXC Memory Card
    Card Type SDXC
    Storage Capacity 128 GB
    Bus Type UHS-II
    Speed Class 10
    UHS Speed Class U3
    Data Transfer Read Speed 300 MB/s Maximum
    Write Speed 299 MB/s Maximum
    Write Speed 30 MB/s Minimum
    Durability Shockproof, Temperature Extremes, Waterproof, X-Ray Proof
    Operating Temperature -13 to 185°F/ -25 to 85°C
    Built-in Write-Protect Switch Yes
    Wireless Capability None
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 4.9 x 3.9 x 0.6"

Sony A7R III reviews

Alpha a7R III Mirrorless Digital Camera with 24-70mm f/2.8 Lens and Vertical Grip Kit is rated 4.8 out of 5 by 192.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this camera - Glad I switched to Sony from Canon. The images on my Sony a7R iii with Sony lenses are as sharp as my old Canon 5DS R with Canon lenses.� At the beginning I was worried about learning the Sony menu system, but It did not take as long as I thought. It only took a few days. The 399 auto focus points work great!� I love the Eye auto focus. It really works! I am mainly a landscape and wildlife photographer and the 42 MP at 10 fps is exactly what I need. With Canon, I had to have two cameras, a 5DS R and 7DMK 2 to cover both these needs. The Sony fills both my needs in one camera. I am really happy that I traded in all my Canon equipment for the Sony. The two photos attached are from the first trip with my new Sony a7R iii.
Date published: 2018-01-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A Real Pro Camera from Sony Make no mistake, this is no consumer dumbed down piece of equipment. My first impression of this camera was I now have to learn 130 menu items which is about double that of my old a7RII. of course such an expansion means more control and flexibility. And, Sony fixed everything most of us complained about, like longer battery life, twin SD cards, faster more accurate focusing, touch screen and several other features too numerous to list here. Since I just got my a7RIII, I really have not put it through its paces. From what I have done, it appears to take better videos and more accurate color on stills. It is well worth the upgrade from the II in my opinion.
Date published: 2018-08-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A+ 10 stars! The best camera I have ever owned period. For the money it beats every camera out there right now. I upgraded from the A7R2 and could not be happier. Other reviewers can get into the tech stuff but I just wanted to post that yes it is everything they say and more. Sony has listened to their customer base and responded with the upgrades needed for the A7R3... Outstanding job Sony! I have combined this with the G-master series lens and the image results are the best I have ever had. If you are trying to decide, go for it IMHO you will be very glad you did. Great job Sony A+ job!� Also B&H is the best. Top notch service and prices.
Date published: 2017-12-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Incredible Camera I have been shooting with this camera for 2 weeks: Traded up from an A7R II to the A7R III so the transition was very easy. The most noticeable difference with the A7R III is faster focusing and much better focus tracking. I mainly take pictures of critters, flowers, and landscape, and readily admit, I have limited photographic talent. What this camera does is let me capture some really incredible pictures under all lighting conditions. People actually think I know what I am doing! This, to me, is what makes the Sony A7R III such an outstanding camera. Lenses: Sony SEL24240 and SEL100400GM� - 1.4x and 2.0x Teleconverters
Date published: 2018-04-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Camera is amazing! B&H shipping packaging horrible! When you save up for over a year for a camera, and then drop over 10k on switching systems, you'd think your camera would be packaged better than a GM 24-70, a Batis 85mm 1.8, some� filters, a battery grip, and an Alpha a7rIII bouncing around in a box that is partially open from not enough packing tape and absolutely ZERO packaging materials inside the box. All of this traveled from New Jersey to Los Angeles sliding in the box and crashing from side to side. That's probably why the box was partially open. Let me say it was disappointing that I purchased most of my remaining lenses and gear elsewhere. I have been shopping at B&H for so many years, but this was kind of a let down. Luckily the camera and lenses didn't have any damage.
Date published: 2018-05-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Sony’s new camera blows me away. Best camera I’ve had by far. The 24-105 f4 lenses is I great option instead of the more expensive 24-70 f2.8. The longer reach is nice to have and the f4 constant aperture is not a problem because the A7Rm3 is great in low light with higher ISO. Photo taken with ISO 6400 look great with low noise. I couldn’t be happy with this camera and the 24-105 lense. I also purchased the 16-35 f2.8 and the new 100-400 lenses and I’m very impressed with their fast focus and sharpness.
Date published: 2017-12-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Welcome upgrade This is such a powerful camera now. I thought the 2nd version was great. Didn't know how they could improve upon perfection; but they have. 1st reason I was interested was for the thumb stick. Just having a dedicated system to selecting focus points on the fly should sell this camera over the A7RII model. 2nd is the larger battery. No more carrying around 3 - 4 batteries. I only bought 2 this time. Haven't really needed a touch screen or flash socket. Dual card slots is nice but I not needed yet. AF and menu performance boost is nice too. I think I'll enjoy many of the upgrades more as I get time to use them.
Date published: 2017-12-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Camera I have had this camera for a week and love it so far. Before this, the only Sony camera that I had owned was the a6500. While I like my a6500, this camera is a serious upgrade. The better ergonomics, brighter screen, larger buffer, bigger battery, customizable menu and dual card slots are great for using this camera on a shoot.� My only main gripe about it are that it doesn't shoot 4K video at 60fps, but they were probably saving that for the A7sIII. Other than that, I have no other complaints. I will continue to test this baby out and do an update review if I find any deficiencies.� If you are in the market for a FF camera that does photos and video, this definitely one you should check out.
Date published: 2018-01-04
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