Imagery: Auto - Large Table of Contents

EXCERPT page containing first few paragraphs. 2019-09-23 00:53:37
UA_SEARCH_BOT_null @ 34.226.234.20

Sony A7R (36 megapixels)
Zeiss Batis 25mm f/2 Distagon

Examples: Approaching Spring Snowstorm (Sony A7R)

Spring conditions the day prior gave way to one of the most gently beautiful snowstorms I’ve experienced (and as a lad in Wisconsin I have seen a few). It resulted in the best images of the day, perhaps of the trip; I love shooting in exceptional weather, which I hope comes through in the images.

The Zeiss Batis 25mm f/2 quickly became spotted by the big wet snowflakes on the front filter, its lens hood being much less protective (as with any wide angle in that range). A lens switch to the Batis 85/1.8 became necessary; follow the progress of the snowstorm on the Zeiss Batis 85mm f/1.8 Snowstorm examples page.

Article continues for subscribers...

Diglloyd Guide to Mirrorless is by yearly subscription. Subscribe now for about 25 cents a day ($90/year).
BEST DEAL: get full access to ALL 8 PUBLICATIONS for only 68 cents a day ($249.95)!

Diglloyd Guide to Mirrorless offers comprehensive integrated coverage of most APS-C and full frame mirrorless cameras and lenses.

Special emphasis is placed on Sony full-frame, including Sony lenses and the high performance Zeiss Batis and Zeiss Loxia lenses plus Rokinon/Samyang and others. Fujifilm X, Olympus and Panasonic M4/3, Sigma dp Merrill and dp/sd Quattro are also covered in depth. Years in the making, it offers a wealth of material for choosing and using a mirrorless camera.

  • Make better images by learning how to get the best results right away. For example, the best way to set up your Sony camera.
  • Save money by choosing the right lens for your needs the first time, particularly with the numerous lenses available for Sony.
  • Make better images, a sort of “cheat sheet” saving yourself months or years of ad-hoc learning—best practices and how-to and processing parameters are discussed and shown.
  • Jaw-dropping image quality found nowhere else utilizing Retina-grade images up to full camera resolution, plus large crops.
  • Real world examples with insights found nowhere else. Make sharper images just by understanding lens behavior you won’t read about elsewhere.
  • Aperture series from wide open through stopped down, showing the full range of lens performance and bokeh.
  • Optical quality analysis of field curvature, focus shift, sharpness, flare, distortion, and performance in the field.

Want a preview? Click on any page below to see an excerpt as well as extensive blog coverage, for example on Sony.

Waterfall and Mt Conness sub-peak, Hoover Wilderness, June 4 2015
f13 @ 1/320 sec, ISO 80; 2015-06-04 12:26:30
Sony A7R + Zeiss Batis 25mm f/2 Distagon

[low-res image for bot]

diglloyd Inc. | FTC Disclosure | PRIVACY POLICY | Trademarks | Terms of Use
Contact | About Lloyd Chambers | Consulting | Photo Tours
RSS Feeds | Twitter
Copyright © 2019 diglloyd Inc, all rights reserved.