According to latest rumors by SAR, the long awaited Sony a7R V full frame mirrorless camera now rumored to be announced on October 26th. Currently, there is no confirmed specs of Sony a7R V yet, you can take a look at rumored specs below:
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.
Sony today has officially announced a new model in its Cinema line, the FR7. The Sony FR7 is the world’s first pan-tilt-zoom (PTZ) camera to combine a full-frame image sensor, an interchangeable lens design, and remote shooting functionality. The FR7 is a redesigned FX6 modified into a PTZ design. The US price for Sony FR7 is $9,699, you can now pre-order at B&H Photo Video/Adorama. The official release date is in November 2022.