Review: Sony SAL 75-300 Telephoto Zoom Lens

This lens is a perfect compliment to the standard 18-70 lens that the Sony A300 comes kitted with. Since the 5mm difference is negligible, both the lenses together provide you with an amazing 18-300mm range, which is the equivalent of 27-450mm field with a 35mm. I have been using this lens for the last...
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HDR Images with Qtpfsgui

I recently saw some examples of HDR (high Dynamic Range) images. The process involves combining images with different levels of exposure and then Tone Mapping them with particular software to get a resultant images that can be truly nice to look at. Monitors are generally not able to display the level...
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Camera Shootout: Old Sony VS New Sony

Having migrated to a SLR camera, I have stopped using my Sony S80 point and shoot as much. In fact the last time that I used it was when I was writing a review of the Sony A300 that I bought in December 08. My S80 has served me well for the last 4 years, right up until December 25th 2008. I might still...
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Review: Sony DSLR Alpha 300K

*All images in this post link to larger more fun ones Around November last year, I had been on the lookout for a new camera for quite some time. I used to go to the local stores and keep drooling over the really nice DSLRs and carefully examine the point and shoots to see how closely they matched my...
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Review: Sony DSC-S80

Features: The camera has 3x optical zoom, Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar lens, automatic and manual exposure control, 7 scene selection modes, 32 MB internal memory, Memory Stick slot, 2 inch LCD screen, JPEG picture capture, MPEG-1 movie capture, microphone, speaker and a built in flash with red eye reduction. Review: This...
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