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Sony A7R II Memory Recalls Gone – Issue?

– UPDATE 1+2 BELOW THIS ARTICLE – Related article: How To Backup Or Copy Your Memory Recall Presets On A Sony a7R II Original article: I have discovered a weird issue regarding the Memory Recalls on the A7R II, which I did not find anywhere else. So I could not check for a solution or what
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Actual Hotpixels on the Sony A7R II Long Exposure Issue

UPDATE: Sony A7R II Hot Pixels In Long Exposure Issue

UPDATE: Sony has now released a Firmware update to decrease the issue, among other things. -> Download for Windows. -> Download for Mac OSX. While reviewing the Sony A7R2 I have encountered several users who found out that when taking long exposures, the A7R II generates hot pixels. Now, is this problem real and will it affect your photography? Let’s
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Sony A7R II Conclusion

A7R II Review – 13 – Conclusion

I have already said goodbye to DSLRs a few years back when the A7 system had been released. I could easily live with the few drawbacks (slow bursts and AF) as long as I didn’t have to live with the enormous bulk and weight these gigantic mirrorfull cameras have. But there weren’t only drawbacks. I had a
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Sony A7R II Battery Life

A7R II Review – 11 – Battery Life

Battery life is a very important aspect of a camera and it is a very hard thing to review. There are many factors affecting battery drainage but what I can already tell you, if you would happen to know the first A7 models, that it hasn’t gotten much better. For better or for worse, it
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Sony A7R II Video Capabilities - 4K

A7R II Review – 10 – Video

The A7R II should please video enthusiasts and professionals in many ways. 4K, S-Log 2, the bumped up ISO performance, SteadyShot and many more things make this camera a very viable option for videographers.   RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN FULL FRAME, FULL FRAME 16:9 AND SUPER 35 FORMATS SUPER 35 EQUIVALENCE TO FF 35MM According to my rough calculations the
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Sony A7R II Shooting Experience

A7R II Review – 08 – Shooting Experience

The shooting experience has gotten better with each A7 camera, especially since the introduction of the new bodies and better grips. The added weight and the magnesium alloy body feel way more “pro” now. The sturdiness of the mount itself is a welcome addition. The start-up time has improved and also adds a little more
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Sonz A7R II ISO 100 to 102400

A7R II Review – 07 – ISO Performance

Here is an ISO performance test with the A7R II. I have shot everything in RAW and exported the files as JPG without altering them in any way. They have been shot from ISO 100 to 102400 using the Sony/Zeiss 55mm 1.8 at f13. The ISO performance is as always at Sony’s high standards. You still have
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