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Taking Apart The Sony A7rIII – In Search of Better Weather Sealing

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Weather resistant – A term that consumers falsely define as ‘weatherproof’ and camera companies accurately define as ‘the warranty doesn’t cover water damage’.    The Cynic’s Photography Dictionary The Sony A7R III has been out for quite a while. Generally, it’s a superbly popular camera with excellent reviews. We were busy moving to a bigger office, […]

Sony MTF Testing 24-105mm

Geek Articles

MTF Tests of the Sony FE 24-105mm f/4 OSS

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Or ‘My Last 24mm-105mm Lens Test Ever’ Obviously, I have angered the Lens Testing Gods, since for the second post in a row I’m testing 24-105mm f/4 lens; this time the Sony 24-105mm f/4 OSS lens. As I’ve mentioned in the post on the Sigma 24-105mm f/4 many initials Art lens, while these are indispensable photographic […]

SpaceX Falcon Heavy Launch Photos

Customer Stories

Customer Stories – Photographing the SpaceX Falcon Major Launch

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Something we’ve discussed before on this blog is how Lensrentals.com operates. While many of the people who work here are photographers and videographers as well, we’re still very much a specialty service. Our job is to get the tools you need to help create your work. So while we’re in the service industry, we still […]

Sigma 24-105mm f/4 Art Series MTF Tests

Equipment

MTF Testing for the Sigma 24-105mm f/4 DG OS HSM Art Series Lens

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I generally let you know what my expectations are before I start, to hopefully let you know where my personal opinion affects things. The fact that I’m just posting tests of the Sigma 24-105mm f/4 DG OS HSM Art months after the lens was released tells you a lot. I’m not excited about testing 24-105mm lenses; it’s […]

Panasonic GH5 GH5s Comparison

Equipment

The Six Major Differences Between the Panasonic GH5 and Panasonic GH5s

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As we mentioned in our recent article showing off the Most Rented New Products of 2017, people love the Panasonic GH5; and our video techs love it too. With 4:2:2 10-bit in 4K, you’d be hard-pressed to find a better video camera in a smaller package. But this year at the Consumer Electronics Show, Panasonic surprised […]

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