Sony Alpha a99 archive

  • Best DSLR cameras 2014: The best interchangeable lens cameras available to buy today
    Cameras

    Best DSLR cameras 2014: The best interchangeable lens cameras available to buy today

    By 24 January 2014

    You want to buy a DSLR camera but don't know what to go for? Then you've come to the right place, as this is where we round-up the best DSLR cameras of 2014. We'll guide you through the hottest cameras available - and only models that we've reviewed in...

  • Sony Alpha A99 review
    Cameras 3.5 out of 5

    Sony Alpha A99 review

    By 21 January 2013

    We knew the Sony Alpha A99 - the first full-frame single lens translucent (SLT) camera - was on its way, having played with it extensively back in 2012. Sony's transition from the traditional DSLR space to the SLT fold has seen the company make the digital...

  • Photokina 2012: The cameras we're expecting to see
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    Photokina 2012: The cameras we're expecting to see

    By 16 September 2012

    Every two years the major camera manufacturers all gather at a huge convention centre in Cologne, Germany, to show off their latest camera gear. The 2012 show ought to be a biggie, particularly after  natural disasters in 2011 put the brakes on production...

  • Hands on: Sony Alpha a99 review
    Cameras

    Hands on: Sony Alpha a99 review

    By 12 September 2012

    There's been a lot of talk about the Sony Alpha a99 for a long time now. The replacement for the full-frame a900 isn't a conventional DSLR, as was expected, which would suggest that Sony is done and dusted with the traditional optical-viewfinder, moving-mirror...

  • Sony Alpha A99 full-frame SLT unveiled in full
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    Sony Alpha A99 full-frame SLT unveiled in full

    By 12 September 2012

    Sony has gone in hard ahead of this year's Photokina camera trade show by announcing its first full-frame SLT (Single Lens Translucent) camera, the Alpha A99. In what could be the end of traditional DSLR cameras from Sony, the A99, which sits above the...