Pro Photo Daily - Around the Net | Tech News: Sony a9 is a 24MP Sports-Shooting Powerhouse

By: David Schonauer
Publish Date: April 20, 2017, 8:05 a.m.
Source: DP Review

Sony has raised the bar on high-speed sports photography with its newly-announced Sony a9, notes PetaPixel. The camera features a stacked CMOS sensor for super-fast readout and a completely silent electronic shutter. It can shoot at 20 frames per second for more 241 compressed RAW frames,while performing AF/AE calculations at 60fps, all while providing a 60fps live feed during bursts … with no blackout, adds DP Review. There's also 5-axis in-body stabilization that offers up to 5 stops of shake reduction.