Don’t worry scanspeak ... software will never beat hardware! Clearly from your postings you haven’t; so stop reading books, buy a camera and learn something! Some people (many actually) shoot with phones, and if they are happy, that's all that matters. But then my Mom bought the RX100VI and I'm so impressed by how well this tiny thing works. And yes, it's OK to buy them all. Physics: When you want the same depth of field for the same field of view, then a non-modern camera needs the same aperture diameter as a modern camera. the beerglas).Didn't expect the ISo6400 to be somewhat useable but even the lower ISOs are bad in darker situation. A kit with the X-T30 +18-55/2.8-4 is much more price competitive. The first one got sand in it, the second one I dropped and of course shattered. micsmics, I have no idea what that means. The 35mm F2 DG DN is the standard prime in the group of new Sigma I-series lenses. @ScanSpeak: Do you use any lenses with distortion correction? Next you’ll be saying your Pixel outperforms full frame. In brighter light, the quality is ok but comparable to the smartphone I always have with me. Such cameras will disappear in 5-10 years.It makes no sense to develop them. PhotoRotterdam , absolutely. It's pretty cheap compared to a Fuji with 18-135mm lens. Obviously zoom is where the RX takes the lead (for now). Exactly. Did you know? Follow us for LIVE Updates. The 24–200 mm zoom lens is complemented by 0.02-sec. The new Sony RX100 VII attempts to continue the lineup's high-performance pedigree. I’m on number 3 of the original RX100. Still, I think it's better than some phone cams that smear out that detail with NR then resharpen it severely. The second law of photography states that cute cat photos can neither be created nor destroyed, only changed from raw to JPEG. There are now seven RX100 models currently on the market that you can buy. I try not to judge any cameras on the jpegs they produce. Back in the real world; would those new, flat, short tele, cell phone lenses be enough for 99% of everything. Chad, you are off by 5 years. It's a niche (and pricey) product to be sure, but so far we find it to be well-designed and capable of outstanding results. Sony RX100 VI Short Review. By Sam Byford @345triangle Jul 27, 2012, 10:30am EDT Share this story. Sample Movie & Video The app includes automatic image transfer, gallery creation, editing tools and more. close search. lol. Once you’ve done this and learnt all about low noise ISO, IBIS, dynamic range, fast focus, burst mode shooting, f-stops, zoom etc etc (and realise the pretty picture on your camera phone doesn’t look quite so good at anything bigger than 7 or 8” in size), then you can come back and tell me why your comment was so stupid. Yeah, think of all the heavy rain photographs you never took anyway that you will miss with this camera … :-). Gal Root still trying to convince people a mobile phones 1/2.55 sensor is comparable to a 1” sensor; and a software zoom is capable of more than a physical zoom. There's been huge leaps in color from sony since. @lacikusYeah I'm not sure what's going on here. Few years ago people were talking about sensor size as if that the only way to get good dynamic range. And sometimes better :)The real advantage here is the zoom range. Sony RX100 IV Digital Camera is a versatile and advanced point-and-shoot featuring a large 20.1-megapixel 1″ Exmor RS CMOS sensor to produce high-resolution still imagery and 4K video. The pixel will beat the RX100 in low light and dynamic range. @ Gal Root - so you think the 1/2.55 sensor in the Pixel will deliver better images than the 1” Sony offering. why did you get a tz when you can buy a smartphone? One of the photos isn't loading but it's just a cropped and edit of the other which is straight out of camera. Not sexy, but gave you a good idea of what the camera can do. Very few improvements, if not slight downgrades in some areas, from my RX100V. Inside its compact body the RX100 VII is packed with everything it takes to deliver gorgeous images. Good travel cameras should be small, versatile, and offer good image quality. You look like a grown man, act like one. But after that the Sony gets shots the Fuji can't and focuses soooo much better. Price is pretty steep for 1" sensor but considering the technology in this tiny a9 powerhouse might as well justify it. interesting you think if i used any of the features you listed my opinion would change. 3. Please, go away and shoot some cameras for a year or two instead of shooting dog pics and selfies with your mobile - your lack of understanding (clearly due to a lack of experience with cameras) is just making you look stupid; more so trying to convince professional photographers of the nonsense you’re writing. Review: Does the Canon Rebel T8i DSLR make sense in an increasingly mirrorless world? Read our full review to find out how it performs. Not inspiring. Not unexpectedly, it seems the camera's main weaknesses are dynamic range and low light performance. zoom part matters a lot. Can be humorous, if viewed in that context. Why I don´t like the images that this camera produces? The RX100 gives you images that look a lot more like they came from a DSLR or a Mirrorless camera. The flip side of that is the “my full frame MILC is soo much better in high ISO” crowd too. And speaking of the subject "enough"; which I judge somewhere around todays best APS-C sensor based systems, then wouldn't a cell phone be (overall) better and be enough for a pocket camera? Maybe he should apply for a job at Sony ... I’d give it 2 seconds before he’s politely shown the door! Noni and Pops at Five Crowns, 17 June 2015. If someone wants to take good photos for that price, they won't choose a compact. To help you, I own a Pixel 2, a couple of RX100’s, an A6300, A7RII and RX1R ... so don’t worry ... I’m not so far in the past to understand the evidence you’re about to provide ... a link maybe to some low light or fast burst shooting you’ve done on your telephone camera just recently. I've been carrying an original RX100 in my briefcase since the end of 2012 and have never felt the need to upgrade - until now. Our brain: A good photo isn't defined by the amount of light. Modern cameras have much more sophisticated algorithms. Just shot a small team event with video 100% on the Samsung S9 with a couple of sirui lenses. So, the IQ is IMHO great. I own 20K worth of cameras and lenses, but I use this little gem quite often. Chris and Jordan take a look at the new Sigma 35mm F2 and 65mm F2. Rx1004 is old. @cc My comments are based on viewing the images on an excellent VA 1200p monitor and a recent LG OLED 4K TV. compete well with comprehensive APS-C total system value, and over APS-C is moving more toward special applications(paid for by size and cost penalties). As usual in the comments boring comparisons with cell phones , which are to photography what a rubber doll is to sexual intercourse ... That's not really true though. On prime day the TZ100 was sold for $350 . You can chose in-camera color profile for jpg files. bigger. That article you linked doesn't talk about how the pixel stacks multiple images to balance exposure and white balance in complex light which even larger camera struggle with if you need more dof with. That photo is almost 3 years old now and things have only improved. An Israeli startup created a periscopic lens of 135mm that we can see already in the P30 Pro and the Oppo. 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Combining a 37MP full-frame sensor, minimalist controls and Lightroom Mobile built in, it's a refreshing – if a bit quirky – take on the smartphone-meets-camera concept. Sony RX100 VI First Sample Images And Thoughts. I'm sure you can find one that's for sure $1200 or less, but it won't fit in your pocket and it definitely won't fit in your pocket if it can do an equivalent 200mm zoom. Yes, the my smartphone takes better pictures argument is nauseating especially when any bit of zoom is in play. It's amazing how just Sony is pulling this off on what used to be the realm of high end dslr's just 5 years ago. Suggest you subscribe to a mobile phone website rather than a photography one. No excuses for Sony as none of these cameras are cheap. Cropping to match 200mm would leave you with a tiny file and you cant get wider than the focal length you select. You really also comparing apples to oranges here. The Primoplan 75mm F1.9 II is a redesign of the original Primoplan 75mm F1.9 designed in 1936. We now have the official sample images of the Sony RX100 VI camera [Press release] and they are simply great, if you talk about the best compact cameras, yes the Sony RX 100 VI is one of them.. It's just a matter of time before AI + 200+mm lens will close the 400mm range on phones. Comparing this camera to a smartphone really highlights the lack of understanding from people here; why on earth are these people even on a photography website?? About Sony open. Closing the gap though. They are rubbish, my only camera I have to adjust colors in post is my Sony RX100IV. Contact, With the holidays fast approaching, there’s some great deals on photography gear and services available. They expose better , dynamic range can be better (depends on the number of frames taken) and they handle difficult light scenarios better.Of course night shots is absolutely owned by phones today. Anyway, good luck and happy shooting =). On pic 26 see the triangle top of the uppermost church/house on the left edge and the power lines crossing it. @notpc Diagonals are tricky because of aliasing.Also download the RAW file and disable NR/sharpening. I would think that an $800-$900 price point would be better, as it's an enthusiast pocket sized camera IMO. These are all very impressive pictures. But, not sure if much better than Iphone. I am sure you will find one that suits your taste. I can just grab the camera and go (and it would produce better pictures than my smartphone, that's for sure). Even with my small A6400, there are travel days where I don't feel like being encumbered. Stepped into photography with an RX100iv, now got a D500. I have almost the same pair, and indeed, there are scenarios where there is no practical difference when maximized on 4K screen. Also, the lens on this thing is orders of magnitude better than what phones have. 2019 saw plenty of new cameras released, some of which were very important - and seriously impressive. And you can't fix it. But it looks like cell phones will find a way, very soon. Those who use point and shoot cameras don't normally process the images in post. When you’re traveling, most of the time you’ve got to take the light as it comes. DarnGoodPhotos, let them hold their physics fort while we and the whole world move forward.It's the same kind of people who couldn't accept digital cameras over film back then. I'd be on the fence to say it's worth it at $1200. Not yet for slightly bigger, select APS-C or larger systems. wow, quality looks better than the new a7r4 lmfao sarcasm*. Since its release in late 2019, users have been unable to recalibrate or fine-tune their Apple Pro Display XDR. Take a look. (Which doesn't detract from the progress cellphones made). We've provided some Sony RAW (ARW) samples for you to download (thumbnail images shown below are not 100% representative). Categories: Compact Cameras, Sample Images Tags: Sony, Sony RX100 VII Compact Camera Last updated about 1 year ago // Originally published about 1 year ago 3pgrey - please explain to me why a 1” sensor can’t deliver better images than the tiny 1/2.55 sensor in a Pixel smart phone? We'll update this gallery as soon as we get Raw support with additional images and Raw conversions. Below you can see the WX500 and RX100 sensor size comparison. Sony RX100 II Sample Images Author Cameraegg Posted on May 16, 2014 July 11, 2015 Categories Sony Camera , Sony DSC Tags Sample Image , Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III … As I have said to other posters on here, how about buying yourself a cheap RX100 MKI for around £100 and go out for the day (and night) shooting a variety of subjects, then print out the results to, say, A4 size. You think it’s just the zoom that differentiates these 1” cameras against smart phone offerings? Natural History Museum's Wildlife Photographer of the Year has selected 25 photos for its People's Choice Award. Maybe if the RX100 Vll had the same AI features as the Google pixels, it might be worth looking at, for around $900. Unless you pixel peep, yes. Please make a photo the same with pix3l maybe with this fake software bokeh. It does a great job, specially if you put it in manual mode and work with the RAW files. He uses FF Sony's too. The best camera for family trips is the compact Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VII, while our choice for travel photography is the Sony a7C. Gal Root - have you ever actually owned a 1” sensor camera; an APSC or full frame? The Leica Q2 Monochrom is a version of the Gold Award-winning Q2 that only shoots images in black and white. @CC "main advantage of having a dedicated camera right now is zoom". CIPA's latest report for global camera shipments shows the camera industry is gaining pace once again in a year marred by the COVID-19 pandemic atop a market already in decline. It's pretty surprising how fixed some people are. Sony Cyber-shot RX100 review ... Current page: Sample images Prev Page Noise and dynamic range Next Page Sensitivity and noise. You're ignoring the small size and single lens. Accept the changes, move forward with everyone, not against them.. No pictures greater than 72mm, what happened to the 73-200? This is a compromise between the 2. For all those people saying sony colors are rubbish picture two bottom right. I have previously posted a comparison between the little Sony and the Nikon D850 to show how much Sony has done with a 1" sensor. Please note that only the nearest part of the rim is in focus, and at 100% one can see all those tiny bubbles, edge of the foam is very well defined etc. What's the best camera for travel? My canon, Nikon, Olympus, Fuji and even Panasonic are fine. Impressive iq for anyone who doesn't need weather sealing, ergonomic body and fast handling. The Sony RX100 VI is a blogger’s best friend. Apart from zoom a modern camera with phone capabilities will take better jpgs. the nonsense people spew here as if zoom is nothing. I shoot mine in full manual mode. Pixel make worst photos than lumia 950xl. You are right. And not just a camera. I still have rx100m2, but do not shoot it anymore: it's just too slow (powering up, zooming etc.). Search. Sighs. We threw one onto the Sony a7R IV and went out shooting. Disappointed. Even the best phones produce mediocre images, and that's even with their computational fakery. I use the Sony RX100 VI with my Nikon D850. This maybe doesn't come across well in the pictures in a gallery, but for 90% of these pictures, being in the same place, taking the same picture with a cell phone would have resulted in a much worse image or a missed shot. In this buying guide we've rounded-up several great cameras for travel and recommended the best. We were all young, but even then, avoiding Bitcoinish idolatries was better religion... Wow so many paid cell phone armies (Google, Apple) putting down the photography industry. @Gal I asked Rob890 to put up samples. When I clicked on some of the images and then zoomed in after you can still see some pictures looking washed out. Gal is right. Photos that are shot at the wide angle are not that much better, however the more you zoom, the more drastic the difference is. Sony could have easily update the color scheme in any firmware but they haven't instead they keep churning new versions every year. The sample images we have here were taken at a studio in New York City, which Sony decked with different performers for members of the media to use as subjects. Published June 7, 2018 Published in Blog. Check out the winners of the 2019 DPReview Awards! That's impressive. In our latest buying guide we've selected some cameras that might be a bit older but still offer a lot of bang for the buck. Learn how to process files. ), but that's a different story. Image quality looks similar but if people think a phone is a great tool for shooting they need to shoot some more. So in real life I would rather use a cheap APS-C from XXX (insert vendor in here) than this cam.... in less light the Sony produces 90 bad pictures per second, none useable. Just one thread that I remember from here, by the way the K-1 is FF: -. It's embarrassing already. Expensive, but worth it and my favorite travel/hiking/sailing camera ever. So wisdom. Excellent Features in Compact Body. Subscribe to our you tube channel Find out which one is the right fit. Anyway, are you really saying that the cameras PJ and sports shooters are using won't be around in 10 years, only phone cameras? Quote from the linked article “You shouldn't expect the results to be comparable to those from premium compacts, DSLRs or mirrorless cameras – but if your smartphone inspires you to get more creative with your photography, then that can only be a good thing.”, @ChadBecause of computational techniques. Why in the world hasn't Sony added some computational photography capabilities here? I would guess that even at 13x19 print size (or 4k monitor) the difference would be apparent. I don't care about 5-10 years, I care about now.A lot of things can happen in 10 years. These images were shot during an event at Sony Europe’s UK headquarters and while we write-up our first thoughts about the camera, we thought you might like to see a few images. This camera is already lagging behind the best smartphones - Huawei, pixel, Samsung, Apple.While Sony will catch up, smartphones will go even further.The race is already lost.The perspective of these cameras is sad. 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