Tamron today has officially announced the new 20-40mm f/2.8 Di iII VXD lens for Sony E-mount, the US price for this lens is $699, now available for pre-order at B&H Photo Video. The officially release date for this lens is on October 27th.
Sony has just posted a teaser that they will announce a new Cinema line camera on September 28th at 10AM ET. As already rumored before, this new camera is Sony FX30, an APS-C E-mount cinema mirrorless camera with a 26MP sensor and same design as Sony FX3 (Amazon/B&H Photo Video/Adorama).
The next camera to be announced is the Sony FX30, it will be an APS-C E-mount Cinema camera. According to latest rumors, Sony FX30 will have very similar body design as already released Sony FX3 (Amazon/B&H Photo Video/Adorama). It will feature with a 26MP APS-C sensor, the official announcement is expected in later this month.
The Sony a7 IV firmware update version 1.10 was suspended on August 24, 2022, because some products could not operate properly after this update. The update has resumed with countermeasures on September 8, 2022. Now you can download this firmware version 1.10 here.
Benefits and Improvements
- Allows you to select M and S sizes in addition to L when using the RAW recording lossless compression method
- The shutter speed and ISO sensitivity settings dedicated for flash photography can be retained
- Adds the Touch Shutter function
- Improves the accuracy of the Eye AF feature
- The camera’s serial number can be recorded in the metadata in the movie files
- Improves operability of Wi-Fi connections
- Adds a 1 minute setting to the Power Save by Monitor menu
- Fixes an issue where the viewfinder display may not be brightened according to the ambient brightness
- Improves the operational stability of the camera
Tomorrow on September 8th at 4am New York time, Samyang will announce five new lenses. According to latest rumors by SAR, these new lenses will be new “AF-V” line lenses, could be specially designed for cinema cameras.