Capturing at midnight with Sony's A7S II full-body digital camera

Shooting in the dark with Sony's A7S II full-frame camera

Sony’s advertising staff could also be reaching with its claims that the A7S II can flip night time into day. Nevertheless it is not far off. The corporate’s new full-body mirrorless digital camera, introduced final month, boasts an insane 409,600 ISO vary — making it the right companion for capturing your darkest moments. In comparison with the unique mannequin, which additionally got here with these night time-pleasant options, the A7S II sports activities the identical 12.2-megapixel, full-body CMOS sensor and Bionz X processor as its predecessor. Now, this is the place issues get fascinating: Sony has added in-digital camera 5-axis picture stabilization and inner 4K UHD recording at 24 and 30 fps. Along with this, it additionally helps uncompressed 14-bit RAW information, as much as 5 fps steady capturing and photograph-sharing by way of WiFi or NFC. The perfect half about it’s that these excessive-finish specs are all crammed inside a palm-sized physique.

I had the prospect to check it out for a few hours and put it this manner: Parting methods with the unit was exhausting when it needed to be returned to Sony. That stated, I am not stunned by the advantageous high quality of the digital camera, in and out, notably as a result of the primary-era A7S is already phenomenal in its personal means. As you’d anticipate, the A7S II takes fantastic, sharp, vivid photographs in low-mild atmospheres, and eventually with the ability to document 4K (three,840 x 2,one hundred sixty) footage instantly into the digital camera is a large profit — particularly for professional videographers. Shopping by way of the menus is a breeze, too; settings are straightforward to seek out and customise, whereas the S-Log3 Gamma and Show Help Perform modes can be appreciated by energy customers — who’re finally the audience for Sony’s new shooter.

We’ll have extra on the $three,000 A7S II quickly. For now, take a look at some pattern pictures we took final night time.

To view pattern photographs shot with the Sony A7S II click on right here.

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