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Metabones Releases Smart Adapter IV Firmware Update 0.43

I strongly recommend this Firmware update for Sony a7RII Users Metabones firmware update 0.43 adds phase-detect autofocus (PDAF) support for Sony a7RII to its EF-mount Metabones Smart Adapter IV (Order here) and Speed Boosters through firmware update 0.43. Free of any potential misalignment issues, on-sensor phase-detect autofocus is capable of attaining excellent accuracy. Overall, phase-detect …

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Metabones T Smart Adapter Mark IV for Canon EF

Metabones recently updated their Canon EF to Sony E-Mount Smart Adapter IV to Metabones T Smart Adapter IV ($399) with improved anti-reflective internal coatings. According to Metabones’ website, “Enhancement on new MARK IV (MB_EF-E-BT4) vs. old MARK IV (MB_EF-E-BM4): The inner hole is painted with flocking material coating. This can further reduce the internal reflection.” …

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Canon EF Smart Adapter Tests for Sony E-Mount Cameras

Metabones Smart Adapter IV | Fotodiox AF Canon to Sony E Adapter | Viltrox AF Canon to Sony E Adapter I’ve received so many questions about lens compatibility of Canon EF Smart adapters on Sony E-Mount cameras including Sony a7, a7R, a7S, a7II, a6000, a5100, a5000 and NEX mirrorless cameras that I headed to B&H …

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Firmware Updates for Metabones EF-E Smart Adapter Mark IV

Metabones Smart Adapter IV (B&H) users should be aware that Metabones offers firmware updates so frequently that even if you just purchased your adapter, chances are fairly good the firmware may not be up to date. It’s well worth keeping firmware up to date since firmware updates improve focus speed and accuracy when using Canon …

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Guide to Sony a7 a7R a7S Mark I, II & III Lens Adapters

One of the best features of mirrorless cameras is that due to their thin body design, it’s possible to use virtually every make of 35mm lenses with the full angle of view for which those lenses were designed. While writing my book, Sony a7 Series: From Snapshots to Great Shots, I tested a wide array …

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