A Look at Sony's 4K, 42 Megapixel A7rll

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Stu Maschwitz shares his thoughts about Sony's A7rii 42-megapixel mirrorless camera on his blog. "It’s an awesome camera," he writes, "but not the one for me. However, Sony has nearly won me over with their mirrorless full-frame line."

"Here are the details about the a7R II that I think matter:

  • 42.4 megapixel sensor. That makes for a pixel resolution of 7,952 x 5,304, and lossy-compressed raw files that are about 41 megabytes in size.
  • 4K sLog 2 video recording in-camera, full-frame or 1:1 crop.
  • On-sensor phase-detection autofocus
  • 5-axis sensor-shift image stabilization
  • Everything that was already great about the a7 line, refined — including: The magnesium body (slightly larger than the a7S’s) looks and feels great The perfect articulated rear 3“ LCD screen Razor-sharp OLED viewfinder It comes with a battery charger and an extra battery! Yay! And boy, will you need them. Boo.

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