Latest or all posts or last 15, 30, 90 or 180 days.
Upgrade the memory of your 2018 Mac mini up to 64GB
877-865-7002
Today’s Deal Zone Items... Handpicked deals...
$38 $19
SAVE $19

$12 $12
SAVE $0

$1799 $1349
SAVE $450

$1399 $1049
SAVE $350

$150 $50
SAVE $100

$380 $340
SAVE $40

$489 $389
SAVE $100

$274 $174
SAVE $100

$400 $300
SAVE $100

$699 $499
SAVE $200

$499 $499
SAVE $0

$4500 $3500
SAVE $1000

$1000 $500
SAVE $500

$700 $600
SAVE $100

$1499 $699
SAVE $800

$700 $600
SAVE $100

$1499 $699
SAVE $800

$369 $200
SAVE $169

$1699 $1199
SAVE $500

$649 $449
SAVE $200

$1498 $1198
SAVE $300

$999 $949
SAVE $50

$1099 $999
SAVE $100

$400 $300
SAVE $100

Sony 50mm f/1.4 ZA: Examples in Eastern Sierra

See my Sony mirrorless wish list at B&H Photo.

Following my largely f/1.4 examples in Examples in Hall Natural Area at Dusk, this series of examples includes a few that are focus-stacked and one panorama image:

Sony 50mm f/1.4 ZA Field Examples: Field Examples: Yosemite Area (Sony A7R II)

Examples at sizes up to 28 megapixels. Most were shot on a tripod.

The about $1498 Sony Planar T* FE 50mm f/1.4 ZA looks to be a winner, with high sharpness and micro contrast wide open coupled to gorgeous bokeh. A big downside for hiking is size and weight as compared to the Zeiss Loxia 50mm f/2 Planar and/or the Zeiss 55mm f/1.8 Sonnar.

A practical concern when buying the Sony 50/1.4 ZA (as with the 35/1.4 ZA and as with the 90/2.8 macro) is symmetry across the field as discussed in the shootout with the Loxia 50/2.

Spuller Lake view towards Lee Vining Canyon
f9 @ 1/800 sec, ISO 200; 2016-08-26 10:49:08
Sony A7R II + Sony FE 50mm f/1.4 ZA

[low-res image for bot]
Small pine amid red scrub blueberries
f3.2 @ 1/800 sec, ISO 100; 2016-08-26 09:27:38
Sony A7R II + Sony FE 50mm f/1.4 ZA

[low-res image for bot]
Save Big $$$$ on Memory for 2019 Mac Pro

Up to 65% better pricing than Apple

Lloyd recommends 32GB RDIMM modules for most users (more expensive LRDIMMS are for 512GB or more).



Save the tax, we pay you back, instantly!
View all handpicked deals...

Vello Octa Softbox for Portable Flash (Medium, 8")
$12 $12
SAVE $0

diglloyd Inc. | FTC Disclosure | PRIVACY POLICY | Trademarks | Terms of Use
Contact | About Lloyd Chambers | Consulting | Photo Tours
RSS Feeds | Twitter
Copyright © 2020 diglloyd Inc, all rights reserved.