Sony a7R

External Battery Packs for Sony a7 a7R a7S a7II a7RII a7SII

One of the cool new features on the Sony a7RII is that it allows you to re-charge the camera battery as you shoot by connecting an external battery to the micro USB multi-terminal port. But what if you’re using that port to tether or control the camera by a USB remote release of intervalometer? Search …

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‘Sony a7 Series: From Snapshots to Great Shots’ SHIPPING NOW!!!

‘Sony a7 Series: From Snapshots to Great Shots’ is IN STOCK & SHIPPING from Peachpit Press!!! It’s your updated guide to the getting the most out of the features and menu settings of all five Sony a7 series cameras: Sony a7, a7R, a7S, a7II and a7RII. With an additional 24 pages + three additional bonus …

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Setting Back Button AF on Sony a7 Series Cameras

Back-Button AF changes the way autofocus is activated by separating AF activation from shutter release. Many sports action photographers prefer Back-Button AF because it allows you to stop focusing whenever something momentarily enters the picture area that might interfere with focusing on a moving subject you’re tracking. You can program your Sony a7, a7R, a7S, …

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Using Center Button AF on Sony a7 a7R a7S a7II a7RII a7SII Cameras

The number one question I get about Sony a7 series cameras is “why doesn’t it have a joystick to quickly select my focus point?” Here’s the easy way to use the Control Wheel like a joystick to quickly select your focus point on Sony a7, a7R, a7S, a7II, a7RII and a7SII cameras: Select Menu > …

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Firmware Update 2.00 for Sony a7, a7R, a7S

Sony has released camera firmware update FW 2.00 that shortens start-up time for Sony a7, a7R and a7S mirrorless cameras. Firmware 2.00 Improvements over version 1.20: Startup time is shortened Benefits provided by previous updates and included in version 2.00: Improves camera functions and provides picture improvement for the new lenses (SEL35F14Z, SEL24240, SEL28F20, SEL90M28G) …

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