In a recently interview with Sigma’s CEO Kazuto Yamaki by Sigma Canada, Kazuto Yamaki said again that they will making Sigma lenses for Sony E-mount mirrorless cameras and FE mount mirrorless cameras. He didn’t told us about whether new Sigma FE lenses will have new designs or same old design as Canon/Nikon mount lenses.
Sigma recently released a new firmware update for Sigma MC-11 lens adapter. You can download this firmware here. This firmware update allows compatibility with the SIGMA 14mm F1.8 DG HSM | Art, SIGMA 24-70mm F2.8 DG OS HSM | Art, Cine Lens 14mm T2 FF EF mount and 135mm T2 FF EF mount from FF High Speed Prime Line.
Dan Watson has tested the a $6,000 dollar combo: Sony Alpha a9 w/ Sigma 135mm f/1.8 DG HSM Art lens using MC-11 adapter. From the video above, we see that the autofocus on Sony Alpha a9 is really good, and a9 eye’s tracking is also works great. Read More »
Currently, there are already a lot of tests and reviews of new announced Sony Alpha a9 (Amazon/B&H Photo/Adorama) full frame mirrorless camera. Here is another great video test by Jason Lanier on Sony a9 with Canon lenses using Sigma MC-11 as lens adapter.
Here is a quick video test of Sony Alpha a9 (Amazon/B&H Photo/Adorama)’s Eye-tracking “Eye AF”. From the test result, we can see that Sony a9’s Eye AF is very good, even better than Sony a7R II, see the a7R II’s Eye AF test below:
The Sony Alpha a9 (Amazon/B&H Photo/Adorama) reviews now started today. Currently there are several great reviews, video reviews of Sony Alpha a9 around the web. And you can also take a look at sample images of Sony Alpha a9 below: Read More »
Sony Alpha a9 has just announced, now available for pre-order at Amazon/B&H Photo/Adorama. PhotoREC TV has just published Sony Alpha a9’s mechanical vs electronic shutter noise check. You can take a look at Sony a9’s creep silent and super fast 20fps electronic shutter.