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A Year With the Sony a7 IV Mirrorless Camera

The Sony a7 series has become one of the most highly respected and popular lines of mirrorless cameras, well known for offering an excellent balance of photo and video features that allow creatives to produce professional work in just about any situation. So, is the a7 IV still the hybrid camera to beat? This great video review takes a look at how it holds up after a year of usage. 

Coming to you from The Hybrid Shooter, this excellent video review takes a look at the Sony a7 IV mirrorless camera after a year of usage. The a7 IV is one of the most well-balanced cameras ever made, with a wide range of useful features, including: 

  • 33-megapixel backside-illuminated sensor
  • 828-image buffer
  • Improved menu system
  • 4K 30p video using the full width of the sensor and 4K 60p in Super 35 mode
  • S-Cinetone and S-Log3 offering up to 15 stops of dynamic range and 10-bit 4:2:2
  • Onboard compensation for focus breathing
  • In-body image stabilization offering up to 5.5 stops of compensation
  • Real-time object tracking autofocus
  • Human and animal eye autofocus in both photo and video 
  • Fully articulating rear touchscreen
  • 3.69-million-dot electronic viewfinder

Altogether, the a7 IV looks like quite the impressive camera. Check out the video above for the full rundown. 

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Alex Cooke is a Cleveland-based portrait, events, and landscape photographer. He holds an M.S. in Applied Mathematics and a doctorate in Music Composition. He is also an avid equestrian.

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