The Amazing Sony A7 / A9 / Anything else welcome Mega Thread!

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Just a quick question. The 70-200 GM makes some strange noise when I turn on the camera. Hard to describe the noise other than it’s a strange kind of vibration rattle buzz lol

Normal?
Are you sure it isn’t the sensor cleaning sounds louder with a longer lens
 

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Those are ef and f mount right? Enjoy them on your adapted 3fps milc. ;)

Why haven't you bought your canikon yet? Found the weaknesses in them have you.
If transfer me £5K I'll happily do so.

I am not made of money unfortunately. I rely on used market greatly. Same reason I still don't own a sigma 35mm ART.
 
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No idea why but when you post photos to here the colour completely s***s itself and they look like they were shot in potato vision even though its a 2048px image.
Yep - flickr shots are the same, they go all soft and not sharp!
 
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I posted some shots in the D750 thread yesterday and they lost quality too. Shame really.
A photography forum that doesn't support even a low res, small file at 1mb. Ah well, we can always talk about single card slots and 1.8X crop factor 4k video

Can a moderator let me know why a small file when put on here looks 10x worse ?
 
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No idea why but when you post photos to here the colour completely s***s itself and they look like they were shot in potato vision even though its a 2048px image.
It's a shame we can't really post meaningful 100% crops and I've noticed the colour vandalism too so I'd rather take someones word over what's posted here.
 
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Only used my latest lens twice and seem to have GAS

Any thoughts on the 65mm voigtlander? Gets a cracking review here:
https://phillipreeve.net/blog/voigtlander-65-f2-apo-macro-review/
From many reports it seems to be a very nice lens. AFAIK it's not 1:1 but that may not matter.

I have their less good but still very good 40mm f1.2 and their opinion splitting 35mm f1.4 which I think is very good with a couple of caveats.

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It is a FF lens if that's your worry.
 
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Dunno about more modern shutters but the one in my Bessa was very delicate. I was loading film once when it slipped out of my grasp and shot between the shutter blades and that was it... banjaxed by a flying piece of 35mm film.

I asked if this had happened to anyone else and the reply was "Oh yes..."
 
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