Sony Alpha A77 and A99 Deals

Sony A77

A couple of solid deals are available now on the Sony Alpha A77 and A99 cameras. The A77 has a $200 instant rebate of $200, making it $998 here at Adorama and here at B&H Photo.

Additionally, the Sony A99 is available with a free HVL-F60M hot shoe flash and VG-C99AM battery grip. That’s a savings of $930. Check out the A99 deal here at Adorama and here at B&H Photo.

All Sony Alpha A-Mount Cameras Going Mirrorless in 2014?

Sony A-Mount Mirrorless Patent

The rumors have been out there for a while – Sony is done with the Translucent Mirror Technology and going full mirrorless in its Alpha A-mount cameras. As impressive as the Sony A77 and A99 have been, they may very well be a dying breed in the Sony Alpha lineup. A recently published patent application seems to offer solid support for these rumors as well. [Read more...]

Sony A99 Bundle w/ Free Flash and Battery Grip Back in Stock

Sony A99 Bundle

The last time I posted this deal, Amazon sold out very quickly with no indication of when (or if) stock would return. Now, both Amazon and B&H have the deal in stock.

The bundle deal includes the A99 full frame body, along with the VG-C99AM battery grip ($380 retail) and the $550 HVL-F60M speedlight flash for free.

That’s $930 of free gear with the purchase of the Sony A99 body. Check it out here on Amazon and here at B&H Photo.

Apple Digital Camera RAW Update 4.02 Adds Support for Sony NEX-5R, NEX-6, A99, Panasonic GH3 and More

Apple Digital Camera RAW Compatibility Update 4.02

Apple has issued an update to Digital Camera RAW 4.01, which adds RAW image compatibility for the following cameras to Aperture 3 and iPhoto ’11:

You can download the update from Apple’s website.