Sony A55 Sports Photography Score
Sony A55 has a score of 82
for Sports Photography which makes it an EXCELLENT
candidate for this type of photography. It will satisfy all your need in Sports Photography, no need to look further for other cameras. Read our detailed Sony A55 Review
Sony A55 Sports Photography Detailed Analysis
Fast Continuous Shooting: 10.0fps
In the world of sports photography, faster is always better. Fast Max shutter speed: 1/4000s
Sony A55's 1/4000s shutter speed is fast enough to freeze any almost all sports action and is also helpful when you use a fast lens at largest aperture under bright sunlight. 3 Cross Type Focus sensors
Cross sensors are more sensitive to light and they lock faster and more precisely. 15 Focus Points
In sports photography , you keep continuous autofocus (AFC) mode on for tracking the subject and more focus means better tracking. Good Ergonomics&Handling
With lots of external control and a good ergonomics, Sony A55's body is very good for sports photography. Electronic Built-in Viewfinder
During a sports shoot, using a viewfinder allows the photographer to stabilize the camera and reduce the camera shake since it is closer to the body. Besides, it comes handy where LCD screens are very hard to read under bright sunlight. Image Stabilization
Image stabilization reduces the effects of camera shake at long focal lengths thus ensuring sharper photos during sports photography.
Most outdoor sports games are held in all-weather, so your camera has to be ready for difficult conditions such as rain and snow. Exposure to dust and water splashes are also very common in sports.
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