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    New Sony A7RII announcement

    Press Release

    Sony’s New α7R II Camera Delivers Innovative Imaging Experience with World’s First Back-Illuminated 35mm Full-Frame Sensor1

    Sony’s Flagship Mirrorless Camera Features 42.4 MP Back-illuminated CMOS sensor, In-camera 5-axis Image Stabilization, Internal 4K Video Recording, Silent Shooting, Fast Hybrid AF and more

    NEW YORK, Jun. 10, 2015 – Sony Electronics, a worldwide leader in digital imaging and the world’s largest image sensor manufacturer, has today introduced their new flagship full-frame mirrorless camera, the α7R II (model ILCE-7RM2).

    The new α7R II interchangeable lens camera features the world’s first back-illuminated full-frame Exmor R CMOS sensor1, which realizes high resolution (42.4 MP approx. effective megapixels), high sensitivity (expandable up to ISO 102400)2 and high speed AF response up to 40% faster than the original α7R thanks to 399 focal plane phase detection AF points.

    The camera also includes a 5-axis image stabilization system borrowed from the acclaimed α7 II model and can shoot and record 4K video in multiple formats including Super 35mm (without pixel binning) and full-frame format, a world’s first for digital cameras1. Additionally, it has a newly refined XGA OLED Tru-Finder with the world’s highest (0.78x) viewfinder magnification3.

    “Sony continues to deliver game-changing imaging products that are changing the way imaging enthusiasts, hobbyists and professionals can see and capture the world,” said Mike Fasulo, President of Sony Electronics.

    Kimio Maki, Senior General Manager of Digital imaging Business Group for Sony Corporation, added “By harmonizing high resolution, sensitivity and speed, we’re delivering a high-level full-frame imaging experience unlike anything else in market today, with Sony’s newly developed, world’s first back-illuminated 35mm full frame CMOS sensor.”

    High Resolution, High Sensitivity and High-Speed Response

    The newly developed 42.4 MP back-illuminated CMOS sensor is the most advanced, versatile and highest resolution full-frame image sensor that Sony has ever created, allowing the α7R II to reach new levels of quality, sensitivity and response speed. In the past, many photographers have been forced to choose between high-resolution and high-speed or high resolution and high sensitivity when selecting a camera. The new α7R II eliminates that sacrifice thanks to its innovative image sensor.

    The 42.4 MP sensor combines gapless on-chip lens design and AR (anti-reflective) coating on the surface of the sensor’s glass seal to dramatically improve light collection efficiency, resulting in high sensitivity with low-noise performance and wide dynamic range. This allows the camera to shoot at an impressive ISO range of 100 to 25600 that is expandable to ISO 50 to 1024002.

    Additionally, the sensor’s back-illuminated structure, with an expanded circuit scale and copper wiring design, enables faster transmission speed and ensures content can be captured in high resolution without sacrificing sensitivity. Data can also be output from the sensor at an approximately 3.5x faster rate compared to the original α7R.

    An ideal match for Sony’s extensive collection of FE lenses (35mm full-frame compatible E-mount lenses), the new α7R II features a high-speed BIONZ X image processing engine that allows images and video from the camera to be captured with supreme details and low noise. There is also no optical low pass filter on the camera, ensuring that scenery and landscapes are captured in the highest possible resolution and clarity.

    The α7R II has a new highly durable reduced-vibration shutter that realizes 50% less vibration from shutter movements compared to its predecessor, and has a cycle durability of approximately 500,000 shots4. The camera can also be set to Silent Shooting mode in order to shoot images quietly without any sensor vibration or movement.

    The new image sensor features 399 focal-plane phase-detection AF points – the world’s widest AF coverage on a full-frame sensor1 – that work together with 25 contrast AF points to achieve focus response that is about 40% faster than the original model. The α7R II utilizes an advanced motion-detection algorithm combined with this Fast Hybrid AF system to achieve up to 5fps continuous shooting with AF tracking.

    Additionally, the focal plane phase-detection AF system on the α7R II works well with Sony A-mount lenses when they are mounted on the camera using an LA-EA3 or LA-EA1 mount adapter. This allows users to enjoy the wide AF coverage of 399 focal plane phase-detection AF points, high-speed response and high tracking performance with a wider range of lenses. This marks the first time that the AF system of a mirrorless camera can achieve high performance with lenses originally designed for DSLRs.

    5-Axis Image Stabilization Optimized for 42.4 MP

    The new flagship α7R II model is equipped with an innovative 5-axis image stabilization system that has been fine-tuned to support its high-resolution shooting capacity. Similar to the system launched on the acclaimed α7 II model, this advanced form of image stabilization corrects camera shake along five axes during shooting, including angular shake (pitch and yaw) that tends to occur with a telephoto lens, shift shake (X and Y axes) which becomes noticeable as magnification increases, and rotational shake (roll) that often affects video recording. This camera shake compensation system is equivalent to shooting at a shutter speed approximately 4.5 steps faster5.

    Additionally, the 5-axis stabilization works cooperatively with Sony α lenses with optical SteadyShot™ (OSS) to provide maximum stabilization and clarity, while also performing admirably via a compatible mount adapter with Sony α A-mount lenses6 without on-board stabilization. Effects of the stabilization can be previewed via live-view on the LCD or OLED viewfinder of the camera.

    Unrivaled 4K Movie Shooting Performance

    The impressive video credentials of Sony’s new α7R II camera include the ability to record movies in 4K quality (QFHD 3840x2160) in either Super 35mm crop mode or full-frame mode.

    In Super 35mm mode, the camera collects a wealth of information from approximately 1.8x as many pixels as 4K by using full pixel readout without pixel binning and oversamples the information to produce 4K movies with minimal moire and ‘jaggies’.

    In full-frame mode, the α7RII utilizes the full width of the 35mm sensor for 4K recording, allowing users to utilize the expanded expressive power of the sensor. It is the world’s first digital camera to offer this in-camera full-frame format 4K recording capacity1.

    The camera utilizes the advanced XAVC S7 codec during video shooting, which records at a high bit rate of 100 Mbps during 4K recording and 50 Mbps during full HD shooting.

    Additionally, the α7RII model features a variety of functions to support a professional video workflow including Picture Profile, S-Log2 Gamma and S-Gamut, 120fps high frame rate movie shooting in HD (720p), time code, clean HDMI output and more.

    Enhanced Design, Operability and Reliability

    The new full-frame α7RII has an upgraded XGA OLED Tru-Finder™ with a double-sided aspherical lens that delivers the world’s highest viewfinder magnification3 of 0.78x for crystal clear image preview and playback across the entire display area. ZEISS® T* Coating is also utilized to reduce unwanted reflections that interfere with the shooting experience.

    The camera has an extremely solid, professional feel in-hand thanks to its light, rigid magnesium alloy design, and has a re-designed grip and shutter button compared to its predecessor. There is also a new mechanism to conveniently lock the mode dial, and an expanded range of customizable functions and buttons to suit the most demanding photographers.

    The new α7R II camera is Wi-Fi® and NFC compatible and fully functional with Sony’s PlayMemories Mobile™ application available for Android™ and iOS platforms, as well as Sony’s growing range of PlayMemories Camera Apps™, which add a range of creative capabilities to the camera. For example, there is more creativity available now for time-lapse photography thanks to a new “Angle Shift add-on” app allows users to easily add pan, tilt and zoom to time-lapse images without any additional shooting equipment or PC software required. Learn more at www.sony.net/pmca.

    Sony has also introduced a new LCD monitor model CLM-FHD5, an ideal companion to the α7R II for video shooting. A compact 5.0 type Full HD (1920x1080p) LCD monitor, the CLM-FHD5 features enlarging and peaking functionality for precise focusing, false color and video level marker for adjusting exposure and S-Log display assist to assist S-Log shooting.

    Pricing and Availability

    The Sony α7R II full-frame interchangeable lens camera will be available in August for about $3200 at Sony Official Store - Camera, TV, Audio, 4K, PS4, Home Theater and more - Sony US and a variety of Sony authorized dealers nationwide.

    The α7R II is compatible with Sony’s growing lineup of α -mount lenses, which now totals 63 different models including 12 native ‘FE’ full frame lenses. By early 2016, Sony will add an additional 8 new lenses to its FE full frame lineup, bringing the FE total to 20 lenses and the overall α -mount assortment to 70 different models.

    A variety of exclusive stories and exciting new content shot with the flagship α7RII camera and other Sony α products can be found at Homepage | Sony | Alpha Universe, Sony’s new community site built to educate, inspire and showcase all fans and customers of the Sony α brand.

    The new content will also be posted directly at Sony global sites https://www.youtube.com/c/ImagingbySony and https://www.sony.net/Product/di_photo_gallery/.
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    Re: New Sony A7RII announcement

    Don't sell your A lenses so fast. Check this out

    Additionally, the focal plane phase-detection AF system on the α7R II works well with Sony A-mount lenses when they are mounted on the camera using an LA-EA3 or LA-EA1 mount adapter. This allows users to enjoy the wide AF coverage of 399 focal plane phase-detection AF points, high-speed response and high tracking performance with a wider range of lenses. This marks the first time that the AF system of a mirrorless camera can achieve high performance with lenses originally designed for DSLRs.
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    Re: New Sony A7RII announcement

    Quote Originally Posted by Guy Mancuso View Post
    Don't sell your A lenses so fast. Check this out

    Additionally, the focal plane phase-detection AF system on the α7R II works well with Sony A-mount lenses when they are mounted on the camera using an LA-EA3 or LA-EA1 mount adapter.
    I guess it will need to be SSM lenses, since the LA-EA3 (nor LA-EA1) have a mechanism that can drive the screwdriver AF lenses.

    Still not bad though

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    Add to cart...
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    Re: New Sony A7RII announcement

    Yea waiting to hear more on this myself. Hoping my Minolta 200mm 2.8 HS will work with all these AF points.
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    Re: New Sony A7RII announcement

    Quote Originally Posted by HiredArm View Post
    Add to cart...
    Where?????????
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    Re: New Sony A7RII announcement

    Quote Originally Posted by Guy Mancuso View Post
    Press Release

    Sony’s New α7R II Camera Delivers Innovative Imaging Experience with World’s First Back-Illuminated 35mm Full-Frame Sensor1

    Sony’s Flagship Mirrorless Camera Features 42.4 MP Back-illuminated CMOS sensor, In-camera 5-axis Image Stabilization, Internal 4K Video Recording, Silent Shooting, Fast Hybrid AF and more
    Enough said!

    Actually, "World’s First Back-Illuminated 35mm Full-Frame Sensor", stopped me on my tracks.

    Well done, Sony!
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    Photography is all about experimentation and without it you will never learn art.

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    Re: New Sony A7RII announcement

    Quote Originally Posted by Guy Mancuso View Post
    For the first time Sony actually addresses the life (cycle) of the shutter (and a few more concerns).

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    Where?????????
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    Re: New Sony A7RII announcement

    A better value proposition, I would suggest, than the new Leica Q.
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    Re: New Sony A7RII announcement

    Silent Shooting

    Silent Shooting features an electronic shutter that causes no vibration, so you can shoot high-resolution images without camera shake. This mode also operates without a sound, so it's very convenient for shooting without disrupting indoor performances and outdoor wildlife, and in all other situations where silence is essential.
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    Re: New Sony A7RII announcement

    ISO Auto Minimum Shutter Speed

    Prevent blur in a shot of a moving subject by setting a shutter speed at which ISO sensitivity starts changing when ISO AUTO (while in P or A mode, or in Multi Frame NR) is selected.
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    Re: New Sony A7RII announcement

    Durable reduced-vibration shutter

    The new shutter's braking mechanism cuts mechanical front/rear curtain vibration by about 50%7. Also, use the electronic front curtain for even less vibration. This not only minimizes camera shake that can blur details in 42.4-megapixel images—it makes the shutter durable enough to have been tested to 500,0008 cycles.
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    Re: New Sony A7RII announcement

    Damn this is hot stuff

    Priority setup in AF-C/AF-S

    In AF-S (Single-shot AF) or AF-C (Continuous AF) mode, choose AF priority for taking pictures only when subject is in focus, Release priority for taking pictures even when subject is not in focus, or Balanced Emphasis for balancing the AF and Release options to achieve accurate focus, yet not miss a decisive moment when shooting moving subjects.
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    Multi Frame NR (Noise Reduction)

    This mode composites four shots to significantly suppress noise and raise sensitivity, letting you clearly capture dark scenes without a tripod or flash. Camera shake blur is also lowered while contrast and detail are raised.
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    Optical Finder is now dead

    XGA OLED Tru-FinderTM makes every view a vision

    With the world's highest magnification6 at 0.78x among digital still camera viewfinders, the XGA OLED Tru-Finder provides views of cutting-edge definition, contrast and depth throughout the entire display. ZEISS T* Coating ensures absolutely minimal reflection on the viewfinder, so the α7R II's extraordinary 42.4-megapixel performance is apparent at all times.
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    Im starting to get excited now. LOL

    Fast Hybrid AF now covers more

    The high-performance image sensor enhances Fast Hybrid AF, which far surpasses conventional AF in comprehensiveness, speed and response. The 399 focal plane phase-detection AF points cover 45% of the image area — the most coverage among digital still cameras3 with full-frame image sensors. 25-point contrast-detection AF coverage is also included.
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    Looks great. How much?

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    Looks awesome... seriously a beast of a performer. I'm impressed they've managed to add a silent shutter and 4K option to such a high-res sensor. Also, I wonder if the improved sensor will help with AF in low-light situations.

    Too bad it costs $3200 and won't be here til August... I need people to drop their A7II so I can upgrade my A7

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    Re: New Sony A7RII announcement

    Im going to sell my A7II as soon as I get this. NO QUESTION

    Ill get a A6000 backup
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    Re: New Sony A7RII announcement

    Quote Originally Posted by ggibson View Post

    Too bad it costs $3200 and won't be here til August... I need people to drop their A7II so I can upgrade my A7
    Look at the details. The A7rII has an improved 5 axis stabilization. Worth saving and waiting.

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    Re: New Sony A7RII announcement

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    Im going to sell my A7II as soon as I get this. NO QUESTION

    Ill get a A6000 backup
    There will be an A7000 (with IBIS), no?

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    Re: New Sony A7RII announcement

    Oh what a healthy and nice baby : It´s a boy !
    and it has 4k 5 axis stabilized hairs on his chest.

    OMG - I´m in love !

    Yummy.

    The money sits here. I wish it already was August !!!

    This is a true innovative camera. Wake up Canon and Nikon !
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    Yeah I think they checked every single box people complained about the last 18 months - improved shutter, 5-axis, silent shutter, internal 4K, improved ISO, cutting edge sensor, usability improvements, improved ergonomics, and improved AF etc. Obviously no official word either way on uncompressed RAW's only the mention of 14-bit readout and ARW2.3 for the RAW format.

    If you don't like this camera ON PAPER at least then you're just biased.

    Seriously with the 35 Distagon, 55 Sonnar, the 25 Batis, the 85 Batis, the 28FE, the Loxia's, and all those zooms + the adaptable nature of the FE mount what more would you need from a flexible standpoint.

    So much for the day belonging to the Leica Q hype.
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    I'm in too. This is great. What a great time to be a photographer.
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    Where can one pre-order this item?
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    I can breath again. This is exactly what i was hoping for. They fixed everything and added great features
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    Quote Originally Posted by k-hawinkler View Post
    Where can one pre-order this item?
    I believe preorders start June 17th at the usual places...
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    Re: New Sony A7RII announcement

    Quote Originally Posted by HiredArm View Post
    Yeah I think they checked every single box people complained about the last 18 months - improved shutter, 5-axis, silent shutter, internal 4K, improved ISO, cutting edge sensor, usability improvements, improved ergonomics, and improved AF etc.

    If you don't like this camera ON PAPER at least then you're just biased.

    Seriously with the 35 Distagon, 55 Sonnar, the 25 Batis, the 85 Batis, the 28FE, the Loxia's, and all those zooms + the adaptable nature of the FE mount what more would you need from a flexible standpoint.

    So much for the day belonging to the Leica Q hype.
    This cures any Leica desire for me.
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    Phenomenal.

    The FE system is going places. One can only imagine what will happen if they should announce an 'A9' with all this, rugged body and improved A6000 type AF.

    I am still very happy with my Mk I A7 and A7R, but a time will come when I do eventually jump up to the next (or even Mk III) generation. I now know the footing is already very firm indeed. I think the A7S II is going to be very interesting indeed. What a line up Sony is creating and with the new Batis lenses as well.....

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    Re: New Sony A7RII announcement

    I also think it is a very wise decision to go not higher on resolution.
    Instead they have this BSI CMOS which actually collects 2 stops more light than the previous larger pixels of the A7R sensor.
    And no: Nikon did not get this first for a "910".

    Sony has grown up and shows it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Guy Mancuso View Post
    This cures any Leica desire for me.
    Indeed, it does - except for those Leica lenses.
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    Re: New Sony A7RII announcement

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    I can breath again. This is exactly what i was hoping for. They fixed everything and added great features
    Me too and yet I am still wanting a "Pro A9" body still on some level.
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    Hold onto your seats folks. The Sony roller coaster has just reached the top of the hill. Now comes the 8 gravity fall as every blogger rips into the camera over anything and everything. There's nothing like the manic/depressive experience of every Sony release. But it really sounds incredible on paper. If the AF is even close to the A6000 then we've reached the promised land and heaven help Canikon.
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    From what I am reading on the black frame sensor you will be able to use Leica M wides as it spreads the light more evenly across the frame, which is the issue today.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Stefan Steib View Post
    I also think it is a very wise decision to go not higher on resolution.
    Instead they have this BSI CMOS which actually collects 2 stops more light than the previous larger pixels of the A7R sensor.
    And no: Nikon did not get this first for a "910".

    Sony has grown up and shows it.
    I remember them stating in an interview that they have some sensors that they wouldn't sell to the competition first if at all essentially. Looks like they put their sensor where their mouth was leading.

    I would almost gather if they did part it out that they'd charge so much that either no one would want it or that Nikon would have to put it into a D4x/D5 to make it profitable.
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    Quote Originally Posted by k-hawinkler View Post
    Indeed, it does - except for those Leica lenses.
    KH, BSI would improve the color cast and vignette even better than the native M with software correction. Then $400 mod on top, finally the 50 APO can show its potential over the Lux 50 ASPH.
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    Read this carefully

    As the world's first1 35 mm full-frame image sensor with back-illuminated structure, this 42.4-megapixel CMOS sensor enhances light collection efficiency, expands circuitry scale, and, with the help of a quick-transmission copper wiring layer, outputs data about 3.5 times faster4, while minimizing image noise to reveal fine details in every picture.
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    Takes the A7II vertical grip folks. SO same body as the A7II
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    Quote Originally Posted by jfirneno View Post
    Hold onto your seats folks. The Sony roller coaster has just reached the top of the hill. Now comes the 8 gravity fall as every blogger rips into the camera over anything and everything. There's nothing like the manic/depressive experience of every Sony release. But it really sounds incredible on paper. If the AF is even close to the A6000 then we've reached the promised land and heaven help Canikon.
    Absolutely but at the end of the day the pictures tell more than the subjective words they state. I have no doubt though that the usual suspects will praise it and the others will bash it... As usual.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Guy Mancuso View Post
    From what I am reading on the black frame sensor you will be able to use Leica M wides as it spreads the light more evenly across the frame, which is the issue today.
    Only by changing the filter stack thickness would solve the smearing problem. BSI would solve the vignette and color cast issue. Heck, it might be as good as my A7s right now in term. I thought I was excited about the Q this morning, but this one just took my breath away. The question is whether I should preorder the darn camera or wait for the pro A9. . Serious GAS attack.

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    Re: New Sony A7RII announcement

    Quote Originally Posted by Guy Mancuso View Post
    From what I am reading on the black frame sensor you will be able to use Leica M wides as it spreads the light more evenly across the frame, which is the issue today.
    It is Back Side Illuminated (BSI) (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Back-illuminated_sensor). Essentially more sensitivity. Not entirely sure how Leica M lenses will behave, in reality.
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    Quote Originally Posted by hiepphotog View Post
    Only by changing the filter stack thickness would solve the smearing problem. BSI would solve the vignette and color cast issue. Heck, it might be as good as my A7s right now in term. I thought I was excited about the Q this morning, but this one just took my breath away. The question is whether I should preorder the darn camera or wait for the pro A9. . Serious GAS attack.
    This is going to be interesting to see what happens with this. Have to get more details for sure.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Vivek View Post
    It is Back Side Illuminated (BSI) (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Back-illuminated_sensor). Essentially more sensitivity. Not entirely sure how Leica M lenses will behave, in reality.
    Agree no question. I wonder if the filter stack has changed also though. It may solve some of the issues. I don't any Leica glass so not a big concern for me although I would love a Leica M 18mm
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    Have to say I have not been this excited in years over a camera. Im so freaking thrilled I can't tell you. Finally this gets far closer to my old MF system that i had to give up. This is a personal issue getting rid of my MF system. If I can get far closer than I will get over all that past stuff of being forced to sell. For those that know me well they will get my meaning.
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    Other bonuses for those that care - Flash sync is 1/250 instead of 1/160 like on the A7RmkI and you are able to bracket with up to 9 shots now.
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    Re: New Sony A7RII announcement

    Quote Originally Posted by Guy Mancuso View Post
    Have to say I have not been this excited in years over a camera. Im so freaking thrilled I can't tell you. Finally this gets far closer to my old MF system that i had to give up. This is a personal issue getting rid of my MF system. If I can get far closer than I will get over all that past stuff of being forced to sell. For those that know me well they will get my meaning.
    Guy - closer to MF ? I can only guess this sensor will surpass the 15 stops easily, will reach ISO´s you have never dreamed of on MF and that 5x a second.......

    Take that old dried tear and wipe it off. Here comes the future !
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    Re: New Sony A7RII announcement

    okay, my A7II is now for sale - $1200 + shipping. Delivery one day after I get my A7RII.
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    I didn't see anything related to uncompressed RAWs, I wonder if there's anything different there. Not a big deal for me, but I know some folks had issues with it the A7 series RAWs.
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