The small superfast Sony is now all metal.
Preorders begin at 11 a.m. Eastern Time this morning for the new Sony equipment, including two of the three new GM FE lenses, which are likely to be in short supply for a while.
A6300 body ($998)
85mm ƒ/1.4 GM FE ($1,798)
24–70mm ƒ/2.8 GM FE ($2,198)
A6300 with 16–50mm kit lens ($1,148)
Not yet available for pre-order:
70–200mm ƒ/2.8 GM FE (price TBA)
FE 2X Teleconverter for the 70–200mm, making it a 140–400mm ƒ/5.6 (price TBA)
FE 1.4X Teleconverter for the 70–200mm, making it a 98–280mm ƒ/4 (price TBA)
Note that I'm not trying to goad you to buy stuff. I'm trying to goad you to buy stuff through our links if you're going to be buying it anyway. :-) And thanks if you do.
Another item of good news a little later, but, first, I have to take the doggies to the groomer's, which is likely to be an adventure in canine excitability. If you're a dog person, you'll no doubt be relieved to know that yesterday both dogs, acting in coordinated fashion, successfully defended the house against the handheld vacuum cleaner. There was much barking and aggressive bravado, and victory was ultimately won when the handheld vacuum retreated to the closet. A close call, but, territory defended.
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