Manfrotto launches Befree GT carbon tripod specifically for the Sony a7 and a9

Manfrotto launches Befree GT carbon tripod specifically for the Sony a7 and a9

Manfrotto has announced a special Sony-specific version of its “top performing” Before GT carbon travel tripod. How can you have a tripod specific to a single brand (you ask)? It’s all in the custom-made version of the Manfrotto 200PL-PRO camera plate, apparently. This is the plate that screws to the bottom of the camera and…

New Sony FE 400mm F2.8 supertelephoto is so exclusive you’ll have to get one made
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New Sony FE 400mm F2.8 supertelephoto is so exclusive you’ll have to get one made

Sony has officially announced its long-awaited 400mm f/2.8 G Master lens for its full frame mirrorless A7 and A9 cameras. These cameras offer high continuous shooting speeds and powerful autofocus systems, but until now there haven’t really been the kind of super-telephoto lenses that pro sports and wildlife photographers would need. The FE 400mm f/2.8…

Sony A6000 review

Sony A6000 review

Verdict: 3 stars ★★★ It’s one of the cheapest mirrorless cameras on the market, yet it has a 24-megapixel sensor, an electronic viewfinder, 11fps shooting and advanced hybrid autofocus. So what’s the catch? The A6000 is an APS-C mirrorless camera first launched by Sony in February 2014. It has a rectangular ‘rangefinder’ style shape rather than…