The Sony LA-EA2 adapter is a a follow on to the LA-EA1. What the LA-EA1 gave you was full aperture control functionality from the NEX line of cameras for your alpha mount Minolta and Sony lenses. The focus on the LA-EA1 was still manual however.
The LA-EA1 was a compact adapter with a removable tripod mount. It was a high quality adapter and allowed you to use the very impressive stable of Sony and Minolta alpha mount lenses. I would recommend people pick up the LA-EA1 over the LA-EA2. Here’s why. (more…)