LockPort HDMI Adapters for GH4 and A7 Series

LockPort GH4

PrimeCircle has unveiled a pair of new HDMI port protectors for the Panasonic GH4 and the Sony A7 Series.

The LockPort line is already available for the Canon 5D Mark III, 7D, Nikon D800 and Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera lines. The LockPort A7 and LockPort GH4 models provide a universal clamp and smart micro to full-size HDMI adapter. [Read more...]

Sony A7S Now Shipping; Plus, a Big Trade-in Deal

Sony A7S

B&H has the Sony A7S in stock and shipping. Additionally, B&H is offering a 15% credit on any Sony A7-series camera or kit when you trade in any working DSLR or mirrorless camera.

That’s an instant $375 off the Sony A7S in addition to the value of whatever camera you trade in. You can also stack the 15% credit savings with select lenses and the battery grip. Check it out here at B&H Photo.

Sony A7S Pricing Unveiled, Ships in July

Sony A7S

Alongside the new RX100 III, Sony has announced pricing for the highly-anticipated A7s at $2499.

The camera features a 12MP full frame sensor and captures 4K video to external devices by outputting the signal through its HDMI port. Early results promise stunning low-light shooting capability with an impressive sensitivity range covering ISO 50-409,600.

The A7S will ship in July. Check it out here at B&H Photo.

Sony A7s with 28-135mm f/4 Cine Lens and Low Light Video Sample

Sony A7S-3

Previously, I shared the Sony A7s press conference unveiling and a rudimentary ISO test of the Sony A7s with several sample images at 100% shot on the show floor for NAB 2014.

As you may recall, the Sony A7s was announced alongside a new 28-135mm cinema power zoom lens. Here is what the lens looks like attached to the Sony A7s. [Read more...]

Sony A7s ISO Comparison

Sony A7S

Aside from the 4K capability, one thing everyone is talking about on the new Sony A7S is the new 12MP sensor and the ridiculous low light sensitivity that it delivers.

I got some hands-on time with the Sony A7s today and took several shots at various ISO levels. Below, I have assembled 100% crops of the images from the center of the frame from ISO 100-102400. [Read more...]

Watch the Sony A7s Sample Video in 4K

Sony has posted sample footage from the new A7s on YouTube in full 4K resolution. Not that many people have a monitor to view it in full 4K resolution, but it’s there nonetheless. Of course, you can still get a great impression of the camera from the full HD version.