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 ILCE-7M2 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 ILCE-7M2 is a very straightforward option. At this skill level you'll be comfortable utilising features such as the 117 "Auto Focus points" that this camera comes with.
Casual videos - If the technicalities involved in altering video settings are not a priority, then this Sony device is a very good option!
Even though recording videos is a passion, you're not necessarily looking to go pro. You're content with making tweaks to a couple of settings to suit the shot you're about to take. The ILCE-7M2 is very accessible which makes it suitable for this.
For those special occasions, this Sony camera is a great companion as you traverse the floor. It comes with an Image Stabilizer which helps maintain a steady shot while recording.
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 ILCE-7M2 is a great companion to have.
Self made video content - Whether its in a specialist niche or broad subject area, video content is king (or queen) these days. With an image sensor size of 35.8 x 23.9 mm (mm), this camera can deliver really good image quality in your videos. It's also got Wi-Fi so if you can still make your transfers even if you're not with your cables.
Capture the drama - This Sony camera is is good partner for your craft. Filming in different situations requires a really good Image sensor and this camera packs one that measures at 35.8 x 23.9 mm mm which works very well for your needs.
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.
In taking those celestial photographs, the image sensor size a key component which measures at 35.8 x 23.9 mm (mm) for this particular camera model. You'll also want to shoot using the RAW file format to maximise the details you capture. Good news is, this camera supports that format!
There are times when you just want to take simple but great photos of things around you without bothering too much about camera settings. For that purpose, the ILCE-7M2 is a really good choice.
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 ILCE-7M2.
As lots of sports happen at night or in-doors, the image sensor size plays an important role in image quality during low light conditions. In addition to its 35.8 x 23.9 mm(mm) sensor size, the Sony ILCE-7M2, also comes with a Tracking Focus mode which is great for photos were the subject is constantly moving.
Taking photos while underwater is a lot of fun. You'll be able to bathe the subject of your photograph with the colours and hues only found when taking shots in an aquatic environment.
Whether on holiday or exploring new places, this camera from Sony is a great choice. Taking photos of what's around you - near and far - with the ILCE-7M2 is a breeze.
From ants to zebras, a camera for nature's mosaic needs to have a great image sensor which is why the 35.8 x 23.9 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.
Transferring your shots from your camera to another device is made even more convenient with the in-built Wi-FI capability of this camera.
It looks simple, capable and doesn't stand out in any particular way.
|Aperture Priority AE||Yes|
|Image Formats Supported||JPEG, RAW|
|Multi Burst Mode||Yes|
|Scene Modes||Close-up (macro), Night, Night portrait, Portrait, Sports, Landscape (scenery)|
|Scene Modes Present||Yes|
|Self-timer Delay||2, 10 s|
|White Balance||Auto, Cloudy, Color Temperature, Color Temperature Filter, Custom, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent (Cool White), Fluorescent (Day White), Fluorescent (Daylight), Fluorescent (Warm White), Incandescent, Shade, Underwater|
|External Flash Connector||Yes|
|Flash Exposure Correction||±3EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)|
|Flash Modes||Auto, Fill-in, Flash off, Pre-flash, Red-eye reduction, Slow synchronization|
|Flash Sync-speed||0.004 s|
|Auto Focus (AF) Lock||Yes|
|Auto Focus (AF) Points||117|
|Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection||1|
|Auto Focusing (AF) Modes||Centre weighted Auto Focus, Continuous Auto Focus, Contrast Detection Auto Focus, Single Auto Focus, Spot Auto Focus|
|Auto Exposure (AE) Lock||Yes|
|ISO Sensitivity||50, 100, 25600, 51200, Auto|
|ISO Sensitivity (max)||51200|
|ISO Sensitivity (min)||50|
|Light Exposure Correction||±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)|
|Light Exposure Modes||AUTO (iAUTO, Superior Auto), Programmed AE (P), Aperture priority (A), Shutter-speed priority (S), Manual (M), Scene Selection, Sweep Panorama, Movie|
|Light Metering||Multi-segment, Center-weighted, Spot|
|Camera Shutter Speed||30 - 1/8000 s|
|Continuous Shooting Mode||Yes|
|Fastest Camera Shutter Speed||1/8000 s|
|Shutter Priority AE||Yes|
|Shutter Speed (photo)||30 - 1/8000 s|
|Slowest Camera Shutter Speed||60 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|
|Motion JPEG Frame Rate||60 fps|
|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||AAC LC, LCPM|
|Audio System||Dolby Digital|
|Headphone Output Type||3.5|
|Microphone Operation Mode||Stereo|
|Microphone Port - Size||3.5|
|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)||1228800 pixels|
|Field Of View||100 %|
|Vari-angle LCD Display||Yes|
|Diopter Adjustment (D-D)||-4 to +3|
|Viewfinder Screen Size||0.5 "|
|Image Sensor Size (W X H)||35.8 x 23.9 mm|
|Total Megapixels||24.7 MP|
|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|
|USB Connector Type||B|
|Battery Life (CIPA Standard)||350 shots|
|Power Source Type||Battery|
|Near Field Communication (NFC)||Yes|
|AC Adapter Included||Yes|
|Weight & Dimensions|
|Weight (including Battery)||599 g|
|Maximum Image Resolution||6000 x 4000 pixels|
|Still Image Resolution(s)||6000 x 40003936 x 26243008 x 20003936 x 26243008 x 20001968 x 13126000 x 33763936 x 22163008 x 16883936 x 22163008 x 16881968 x 1112|