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The Sony SLT-A77 by Brian Matsumoto Ph. D, Carol F. Roullard

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Chapter 9: Using Accessories

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Introduction

The Sony A77 is a versatile tool that can be expanded by using accessory lenses and adapters. With the right accessories you can take on any photographic assignment. If you own accessory lenses for an older Minolta Maxxum or Konica Minolta film or digital camera, they are most likely usable on your A77.

Supplementary lenses can give you a new perspective on recording scenes. You can use a super wide-angle lens to encompass a greater area in an interior shot, or employ a telephoto lens for a close-up portrait of a wary animal. You can play with perspective to generate a picture that emphasizes the expanse ...

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