Useful Accessory for the Sony Alpha 7: A L-Bracket

What is a L-bracket?

A L-bracket is a peace of metal which serves about three functions:

  • It makes it possible to mount the camera in portrait orientation on a tripod
  • It is a more solid connection to the camera than quick release plates because it has a much bigger area of contact to the camera.
  • It increases the size of the grip and makes holding the camera easier.
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my L-bracket

For me an L-brackets has improved the everyday experience of my Sony Alpha 7 and I think too few people know about L-brackets so I want to share my experience in this post.

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Sony FE 16-35mm f4 ZA OSS T* Review

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In-Depth Review of the Sony FE 16-35mm f4 ZA OSS T* which covers technical analysis as well as real world usage. Many full resolution images included.

Sample Images

Spring Morning

28mm | f/8

Frühlingsabend

18mm | f/11

Frühlingsabend

35mm | f/11

Specifications

Diameter 78 mm
Length 98.5 mm
Filter Thread 72 mm
Weight 518 g
Max. Magnification 0.19
Close Focusing Distance from the sensor 28 cm
Number of aperture blades 7 (circular)
Elements/ Groups 12/10
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