After years of shooting with Canon APS-C cameras, a good friend loaned me his Canon 5D Mark III with the 24-105mm L series lens. The difference in quality between the 70D and the 5D Mark III was remarkable. All I can say is going full frame is worth the money if you are serious about digital photography.

I spent the next 2 months reading specs on the cameras and pricing them out. I looked at photos from true professional photographers, reviews, DXO Mark, etc. In the end it came down to the Canon 5D Mark IV vs the Sony A7R Mark II. In February I moved forward with the Sony. Thanks to Trey Ratcliff @ www.stuckincustoms.com for the excellent sample work and reviews on this camera.

My current equipment:

Camera: Sony A7R II (ILCE-7RM2)

Wide Angle Lens: FE 12-24mm F4 G (SEL1224G)

Walk Around Lens: FE 24-240mm F3.5-6.3 OSS (SEL24240)

Zoom Lens: FE 70-200 mm F4 G OSS (SEL70200G)

Standard Lens: Sony Vario-Tessar T* FE 24-70mm f/4 ZA OSS Lens (SEL2470Z)

Portrait / Prime: Sony FE 85mm f/1.8 Lens (SEL85F18)

My next planned purchase is the Sony FE 100-400mm F4.5–5.6 GM OSS.

 

Past cameras included:

Camera: Canon 70D, Digital Rebel XSi (450D)

Walk Around Lens: Canon EFS 18-135mm IS

Portrait Lens: Canon EF 50mm f/1.4

Zoom Lens: Canon EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6

 

Other gear:

Remote shutter release – Pluto Trigger

Max Platypod Pro

Oben BE-117 Ball Head

Oben CT-2491 Carbon Fiber Tripod

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