The Mirror-less Camera is a very good option for taking those shots with a professional flair. The ability to change lenses and tweak a variety of photo settings can be quite powerful.
Simple shots - As a photography noob, this Sony α ILCE-6000 camera would suit you adequately.
For those who are passionate about photography at a casual level but are prepared to make the occasional technical adjustments, the α ILCE-6000 is a very straightforward option. At this skill level you'll be comfortable utilising features such as the 179 "Auto Focus points" that this camera comes with.
Simple clips - As a videography noob, this Sony α ILCE-6000 video camera should be sufficient for your needs.
The Sony α ILCE-6000, is a very competent option when it comes to recording occasions and related activities.
Its always great to capture moments of delight at home or while spending time with family and friends on an outing. For this, the Sony α ILCE-6000 is a great companion to have.
High definition entertainment - While shooting a variety of scenes for your next release, this camera has you covered due to the (23.5 x 15.6 mm mm image sensor it houses.
If you're looking for that silky-smooth rendering of your videos, this camera has got it as its able to handle 60 FPS at 1080p resolutions.
Low light recording can be tricky, however this camera has got what it takes to help you through that. This is because its minimum aperture number combined with it's maximum ISO sensitivity can produce crispy images with minimal noise.
Whether its a simple photo of a star constellation or advanced shot of planet trails, you'll need a camera that supports a RAW file setting and the ability change lens to suit you situation. Fortunately, the Sony α ILCE-6000 actually has both capabilities.
As you go about your business each day, there are moments or situations that come up that you'll want to capture on camera. The Sony α ILCE-6000 makes for a great partner for taking those everyday shots, whether planned or spontaneous.
Its important to ensure the celebrant (or special guests) are in clear view in every photo taken. Keeping them in focus while they're moving about is one of the great features that comes with the α ILCE-6000.
The thrilling action of sports is filled with magical moments that shouldn't be missed. Which is why by taking the α ILCE-6000 for those games, you'll have a camera that can effectively track subjects in frame while they are in motion.
Whether its for living or non-living things, using the Sony α ILCE-6000 for aquatic photos is a treat.
As you make trips around the world, every moment tells a story. For this, a good camera is crucial and the α ILCE-6000 is a great option for travel. It's got a combined zoom capability allowing you get a closer look at items that can't be reached easily.^506^*}
From ants to zebras, a camera for nature's mosaic needs to have a great image sensor which is why the 23.5 x 15.6 mm (mm) that comes with this model works well for this scenario. It comes with a Continuous Shooting Mode allowing you to take successive shots rapidly.
If you've got requirements to take photos of a variety of landscapes, then the presence of multiple scene modes on a camera is helpful in order to setup quickly and start shooting. This model from Sony has got this capability making it a suitable option for your needs. In addition, this model has the ability to select what parts of your frame you would like to focus on before you take the shot.
Sometimes carrying cables about just so you can move your photos across the devices can be a pain. Good thing this particular model comes with Wi-Fi.
The α ILCE-6000 combines style and a clever layout to create a camera that really stands out. Clean lines, high quality materials and a pristine finish ensure that this device will turn heads.
Whether you want to blend in, or have a camera that doesn’t attract unwanted attention, the basic design of the α ILCE-6000 fits the bill.
|Product Colour||Black, Silver|
|Aperture Priority AE||Yes|
|Camera File System||DCF 2.0, Exif 2.3, RAW|
|Image Formats Supported||JPEG, RAW|
|Scene Modes||Portrait, Sports Action, Macro, Landscape, Sunset, Night Scene, Hand-held Twilight, Night Portrait, Anti Motion Blur|
|Scene Modes Present||Yes|
|Self-timer Delay||2, 10 s|
|Smartphone Remote Support||Yes|
|White Balance||Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent (Warm White,Cool White,Day White,Daylight), Flash, Underwater/ colour Temperature (2500 to 9900K) & colour filter (G7 to M7(15-step), A7 to B7(15-step)),Custom|
|External Flash Connector||Yes|
|Flash Modes||Auto, Fill-in, Flash off, Flash on, Red-eye reduction, Slow synchronization, Flash Off|
|Flash Sync-speed||1/160 s|
|Auto Focus (AF) Assist Beam||Yes|
|Auto Focus (AF) Lock||Yes|
|Auto Focus (AF) Points||179|
|Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection||1|
|Auto Focusing (AF) Modes||Contrast Detection Auto Focus, Face detection|
|Normal Focusing Range||0.3 - 3.0 m|
|ISO Sensitivity||100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800, 25600, 51200|
|ISO Sensitivity (max)||51200|
|ISO Sensitivity (min)||100|
|Light Exposure Control||Program AE|
|Light Exposure Correction||±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)|
|Light Exposure Modes||Aperture priority AE, Auto, Manual, Shutter priority AE|
|Light Metering||Multi-segment, Center-weighted, Spot|
|Camera Shutter Speed||30 - 1/4000 s|
|Camera Shutter Type||Electronic|
|Continuous Shooting Mode||Yes|
|Fastest Camera Shutter Speed||1/4000 s|
|Shutter Priority AE||Yes|
|Shutter Speed (photo)||30 - 1/4000 s|
|Slowest Camera Shutter Speed||30 s|
|Camcorder Media Type||Memory Stick PRO Duo™, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo™, Memory Stick XC-HG Duo, SD, SDHC, SDXC|
|HD Type||Full HD|
|Maximum Video Resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Supported Aspect Ratios||3:2, 16:9|
|Video Formats Supported||AVCHD, MP4|
|Video Resolutions||640 x 480, 1440 x 1080, 1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Audio Formats Supported||AC3, MPEG-4 AAC-LC|
|Audio System||Dolby Digital|
|Microphone Operation Mode||Stereo|
|Digital Zoom||4 x|
|Interchangeable Lens Present||1|
|Lens Mount Interface||Sony E|
|Compatible Memory Cards||MS PRO Duo, MS Pro-HG Duo, MS XC-HG Duo, SD, SDHC, SDXC|
|Display Diagonal||3 "|
|Display Resolution (numeric)||921600 pixels|
|Field Of View||100 %|
|Vari-angle LCD Display||Yes|
|Diopter Adjustment (D-D)||-4 to +3|
|Image Sensor Size (W X H)||23.5 x 15.6 mm|
|Total Megapixels||24.7 MP|
|Image Processor||BIONZ X|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|HDMI (Micro) Ports Quantity||1|
|HDMI Connector Type||D|
|HDMI Ports Quantity||Yes|
|USB 2.0 (Micro USB) Ports Quantity||1|
|USB 2.0 Connectors||1|
|Battery Life (CIPA Standard)||360 shots|
|Battery Life (max)||1.5 h|
|Number Of Batteries Supported||1|
|Power Source Type||Battery|
|Near Field Communication (NFC)||Yes|
|AC Adapter Included||Yes|
|Battery Charger Included||Yes|
|Handheld Remote Control||Yes|
|Weight & Dimensions|
|Weight (including Battery)||344 g|
|Mac Operating Systems Supported||Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion|
|Windows Operating Systems Supported||Windows 7 Home Basic, Windows 7 Home Basic x64, Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional x64, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter x64, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows 8, Window|
|Maximum Image Resolution||6000 x 4000 pixels|
|Still Image Resolution(s)||6000 x 4000, 4240 x 2832, 3008 x 2000, 6000 x 3376, 4240 x 2400, 3008 x 1688, 12416 x 1856, 5536 x 2160, 8192 x 1856, 3872 x 2160|