On a Tripod – iPhone 6S vs Sony QX10 vs HTC Re Camera

   As you can see from the photo above, it was a foggy day. The photo above was snapped using a Huawei G8. Below are 3 photos taken of the church from the iPhone 6S Plus, Sony QX10 and HTC Re. Apple iPhone 6S Plus    Sony QX10    HTC Re Camera    iPhone 6S … Continue reading On a Tripod – iPhone 6S vs Sony QX10 vs HTC Re Camera

Sony QX10/QX100 Hub Lenses – Master Review

Below are all the review posts covering the Sony QX10 and Sony QX100 Hub lenses. Sony QX10 review Part 1 – https://gavinsgadgets.com/2013/09/18/first-impressions-and-specifications-of-the-sony-qx10-lens/ Part 2 – https://gavinsgadgets.com/2013/09/19/review-of-the-sony-qx10-lens/ Part 3 – https://gavinsgadgets.com/2013/09/23/turn-your-iphone-5s-into-a-proper-camera-with-the-sony-qx10/ Sony QX10 versus QX100 camera shootout Review – https://gavinsgadgets.com/2013/10/08/sony-qx10-and-qx100-camera-shootout-plus-update-from-sony-on-software/ Sony QX100 review Review – https://gavinsgadgets.com/2013/10/09/sony-qx100-lens-review/ Misc Review Posts Photo Hardware comparison of QX10 and QX100 … Continue reading Sony QX10/QX100 Hub Lenses – Master Review

Major firmware update for Sony QX10 and QX100 Hub lenses

Sony’s QX10/QX100 Hub Lenses have a new firmware v3.00. Improvements include the ability to half-press the shutter to focus and a reduction in NFC one-touch connection times. Another change is the ability to use the Sony Xperia’s camera key for the shutter release. You will need PlayMemories Mobile app version 4.2 or later for this … Continue reading Major firmware update for Sony QX10 and QX100 Hub lenses

Joby Ballhead and the Sony QX10 / QX100

The Sony QX10 and QX100 lenses are a unique piece of kit.  Both lenses received a welcome firmware update which added extra functionality. When mounted on a tripod the hardest thing is to have a level lens.  Well a solution I use is by Joby. The Joby Ballhead attaches to your tripod and then the … Continue reading Joby Ballhead and the Sony QX10 / QX100

Own a Sony QX10 or QX100 Hub Lens – then you might want the Sony SPA-TA1

If you own a QX10 or QX100 hub lens as shown above but have a device or tablet over 85mm in width then Sony has the answer. The SPA-TA1. Due out around April, this is an attachment that comes in different sizes as below. (Depth × height width ×) size: (1) about 85 × 65.6 … Continue reading Own a Sony QX10 or QX100 Hub Lens – then you might want the Sony SPA-TA1

Sony QX10/QX100 Hub lenses – firmware update v2 – details and changes – updated

Sony is offering upgrades for the Sony QX10 and QX100 hub lenses. Improvements after version 2 firmware upgrade – -ISO Setting added -The QX10 has a ISO 3200 from just 1600, and the QX100 moves to ISO 12800 support from just 3200. -Movie Recording size changed: MP4 1440 x 1080(30p) to MP4 1920 x 1080(30p) … Continue reading Sony QX10/QX100 Hub lenses – firmware update v2 – details and changes – updated

Sony QX10 and QX100 are getting some serious love from Sony

I’ve already reviewed both of the above devices. Click <a href="http://Sony QX10/QX100 lens review “>here to recap. In January 2014, both the QX10 and QX100 lens cameras will receive firmware upgrades that bump their maximum light sensitivity settings to ISO 3,200 and 12,800 respectively making dark scenes even better. They will also support widescreen 1080p … Continue reading Sony QX10 and QX100 are getting some serious love from Sony

Further Thoughts on the Sony QX10 and QX100 Hub Lens Cameras

I have had the QX10 and QX100 now for several weeks and my views on them have slightly changed. They are both excellent however I now carry the QX10 with me more than the QX100. I carry the QX10 permanently with me as it is considerably lighter and smaller to pocket. It also has 10x … Continue reading Further Thoughts on the Sony QX10 and QX100 Hub Lens Cameras

Photo comparison of the Sony QX10/100 with the iPhone 5S

I was asked the other day if I could show photos of the Sony QX10 and QX100 attached to the iPhone 5S so that their sizes could be compared. So below are some photos with the lenses attached to the iPhone 5S. To recap on my reviews of both and other posts click here https://gavinsgadgets.wordpress.com/?s=sony+qx&submit=SearchContinue reading Photo comparison of the Sony QX10/100 with the iPhone 5S