One of the great things about the Sony NEX-5N is the size and weight. The bass player couldn’t have handled the bass with a heavier camera on the end. The NEX-5N was pushing it, but it was still workable for a few minutes as he played. [click to continue…]
August is shaping up to be a pretty huge month for now prosumer/pro camera gear. In addition to Nikon’s announcement, it looks like August 24 will be Sony’s big announcement date for the new Alpha models (A77 and A65) and NEX models (NEX-7 and NEX-5N).
After the big announcement from Sony, the A77 and NEX-7 are expected to be available in Japan in September – with US availability coming in October.
As for specifications, it looks like those have leaked out across multiple sources as well. [click to continue…]