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CARROT Weather update sees redesigned weather maps with 12 layers, storm tracking, more

Popular iOS app CARROT Weather has released an update that brings users more features, including a refreshed weather maps design with a dozen layers, storm tracking, forecast sharing, and more.<p>First up is a totally new redesign of the weather maps. Altogether there are 12 layers including: future …

Sony A9 Unveiled

In a surprise announcement at an event in London Sony has just announced the new Sony A9 camera.<p>The new addition to Sony’s Alpha range owes a lot to …

Cameras

New Sony A9 kit options

The three largest US stores are now offering preorders on extended Sony A9 Kits: Check them out at Adorama, BHphoto and Amazon.<p><b>Sony A9:</b><br>Sony A9 at …

Sony A9 Review / Overview | The Affirmation Of Mirrorless & Wish Fulfillment

So, this, is the Sony A9. It costs twice as much as most people’s mortgage, looks very much like the A7 you’ve got now, has a rubbish touch screen, …

You can now apply for the new expanded Sony PRO support program!

With all that A9 buzz we had no time to cover another good news:<p>Brian Smith reports that Sony expanded their Sony Pro Support network with a new 24/7 …

Hands-on: Mantiz Venus – a Thunderbolt 3 eGPU + docking station with 87W of USB Power Delivery [Video]

Mantiz’s Venus is an upcoming eGPU box and docking station for Thunderbolt 3-enabled laptops like the 2016 MacBook Pro. The Taiwanese-based company is working on bringing two eGPU boxes to market — the eccentric-looking Saturn, and the more subdued-looking Venus.<p>The friendly folks at Mantiz agreed …

MacBook Pro

Full 85mm f/1.8 FE review at ePhotozine

ePhotozine posted the full Sony 85mm F/1.8 FE lens review:<p><i>The Sony FE 85mm f/1.8 lens is superb to use, and also superb in many ways in terms of its</i> …

Mitakon 20mm f/2 4.5X Super Macro Lens for Sony A and E-mount is now shipping at BHphoto

The new Mitakon 20mm f/2 4.5X Super Macro Lens is now listed at BHphoto in two version: A-mount (Click here) and E-mount (Click here). This is what …

Sony announces the new "Digital Filter" Camera APP

Today Sony released a new Camera APP named “Digital Filter”. Digital Filter allows you to divide the scene into two or three areas and optimize the …

Sony launches the new "Alpha Library" APP

The new Alpha Library app is now available on iTunes and Google Play. Key features in the Alpha Library:<p><i>Digital Catalog</i> <i><br>Search for lenses based on</i> …

BBC explains how the Sony A7s changed their work in the Planet Earth series

In this video the BBC explains what cameras they used the past decades to record their Planet Erth series. And from minute 5 you can see how the Sony …

Google launches new encoder that reduces JPEG file size by 35%

Google launched a new JPEG encoder named “Guetzli” that reduces JPG files by 35% or offer better image quality at the same file size. These are the …

Deep Learning

Sony Updates SD Card Speed to Blazing Fast

With each new body and lens, Sony fills in gaps their camera line in and either answers their critics or addresses an issue. In the case of cameras …

English specs of the three new Voigtlander Full Frame E-mount lenses!

This is the english presentation text of the three new Voigtlander E-mount Full Frame lenses. There is still no info about the price and the shipment …

First hands-on pictures and image samples with the new Voigtlander 40mm f/1.2 FE lens

De belles nouveautés chez VOIGTLÄNDER ! https://t.co/FibZY85wce pic.twitter.com/8LZmH3dS2J<p>— Focus Numérique (@focusnumerique) February 23, 2017<p>Focus …

The Sony booth at the Cp+ show

The new wave of ‘unlimited’ data plans: How Verizon, Sprint, T-Mobile, and AT&T compare

Over the last week, all four of the major United States carriers either announced new unlimited data plans or made changes to existing plans in an effort to better compete. With all four carriers offering some form of unlimited data, now may be as good of a time as ever to analyze your current plan …

T-Mobile

Some new info on the Samyang 14mm XP FE release…

A source sent me the following info about the new Samyang XP 14mm f/2.4 FE lens: Canon Mount will be the first wave of 14mm lens product in early …

The new Venus 12mm distortion free lens is in Stock at BH

You can now buy the new Venus Laowa 12mm f/2.8 for A or E-mount at BHphoto (Click here). The A-mount version is in Stock now while the E-mount …

You can now preorder the new Iberit FE lenses at BHphoto and Adorama

You can now preorder the new IBERIT manual focusing FE lenses at Adorama:<p>Iberit 24mm f/2.4 FE lens in Silver or Black at BHphoto and Adorama.<br>Iberit …

Suggestion: A7II, A7rII, As7II Firmware Manual Focus Improvements That Are Easy To Implement

SAR reader Philip sent us this:<p><i>Firmware Manual Focus Improvements That Are Easy To Implement – Sony a7II, Sony a7sII and Sony a7rII</i><p><b>I would like to be</b> …

Mitakon 135mm f/1.4 is now shipping

On Facebook Mitakon confirmed they will ship soon ship the monstrous 135mm f/1.4 lens. The lens comes with E-mount too and was announced a year ago. …

The new Rokinon 20mm f/1.8 FE lens is in Stock at BH

The new Nocturnus II 50mm f/0.95 FE lens goes on sale for $2,999!

The German company Meyer Optik Gorlitz launched the new Nocturnus II 50mm f/0.95 FE lens. You can preorder the lens on BHphoto (Click here). It costs …

Kipon launches the new Baveyes M to E-mount focal reducer adapter

Kipon announced the new Baveyes Leica M to Sony E-mount 0,65x focal length reducer adapter. Kipon writes:<p><i>The optic design is done by KIPON’s German</i> …

CMOSIS announces new 48MP sensor with 4K and Global Shutter

Premstaetten, Austria (7 November, 2016) — CMOSIS a member of the ams AG (SIX: AMS) group, a leading provider of high performance sensors and analog …

New Kipon EF to E-mount electronic adapter with variable ND filter is in Stock at Adorama and Amazon US/DE

Kipon AF Adapter With Integrated ND Filters<p>AF Adapter With Integrated ND Filters<p>This unique KIPON autofocus lens adapter mounts Canon EF series …

Kipon announces the world's first EF-S to E-mount adpater with variable ND filter

<b>Features</b><p><b>AF Adapter With Integrated ND Filters</b> This unique KIPON autofocus lens adapter mounts Canon EF series lenses on Sony E-Mount Mirrorless …

First images of the new Voigtlander 65mm f/2 Macro Apo-Lanthar FE lens!

DC.watch shared the first images of the Voigtlander 65mm f/2 Macro Apo-Lanthar FE lens. Voigtlander’s goal is to make this one of the world’s best …

New Tokina 20mm FE Firin hands-on by Cinema5D. And a size comparison with the 18mm Batis.