dpreview has add recently released Sony Alpha a9 (Amazon/B&H Photo/Adorama) in their studio comparison tools. Now we can play the high ISO images of Sony a9 compare to other related cameras. We compared Sony Alpha a9 and Nikon D5, Canon EOS-1D X Mark II. You can see the detail RAW images below:
Sigma recently announced that the use of its Mount Converter MC-11 and certain Sigma zoom lenses with the Sony Alpha a9 (Amazon/B&H Photo/Adorama) may result in missed focus. According to Sigma USA, the issue may arise ‘occasionally’ when using AF-S mode and while shooting ‘in the telephoto range.’
A quick update on release date of first Sigma FE lens. First Sigma lens will be Sigma FE 35mm f/1.4 AF lens or Sigma FE 35mm f/1.2 AF lens, this lens will announced in this Summer of 2017. The size of this Sigma FE lens will be very small, size between Zeiss FE 35mm f/1.4 lens and Zeiss FE 35mm f/2.8 lens.
After Sony released the Sony Alpha a9 (Amazon/B&H Photo/Adorama) full frame mirrorless camera, the next full frame mirrorless camera from Sony will most likely be Sony Alpha a7III. Previous rumors said that Sony will announce Sony Alpha a7 III in June, now according to source from SAR, Sony has delayed the launch of Sony a7 III to November, 2017. This means Sony a7 III announcement could be around September or October, 2017.
As Sony Alpha a9 now already in stock and shipping in US, a great news for Sony a9 shooters that Adobe Lightroom CC 2015.10.1 now finally support Sony Alpha a9. Also the new announced Zeiss Batis FE 135mm f/2.8 lens got supported.