Another X

I know it’s been a while. I needed a break. I’ll resume broadcast soon. This is my newest “X” So expect wide. Shot on Fujifilm X-T2 – XF60mm f/2.4...

Instant Film Review: Fujifilm Instax Wide Monochrome

We’ve waited a long time for Fujifilm Instax Wide Monochrome film and it’s finally here! One of the best things to have happened in the Polaroid/Instant Film world in so many years is the arrival of Fujifilm Instax Wide Monochrome. Announced earlier this year, the new film is...

A first look at the Fuji XF 80mm f2.8 Macro

Fujifilm has finally filled the 1:1 macro void in their lens lineup, but how well does it stack up? We were lucky enough to get a pre-release version . The Fuji XF 80mm is a beefy lens (16 elements in 12 groups), the largest of all...

The Middle Path

According to Buddha, the Middle Path, or the Middle Way is a concept used to describe the Noble Eightfold Path, a series of Buddhist practices and mindsets that will lead one to the liberation from samsara. This path includes eight practices: right view, right effort,...

f/2 @ night

A little time with the Fujinon XF35mm f/2 lens   Busy. Shooting lots. Just not for myself. No complaints. Just noticing. So, I took advantage of a few, free hours and a dry evening in Vancouver to practise a little “seeing” with my new XF35mm f/2 lens. Until next...

Fuji’s Telephoto Workhorse: Fujinon XF 50-140mm f/2.8 Review

I recently made the full switch to the Fujifilm X system for both commissioned and personal work. Previously, I had two separate systems for work and play, which while effective, went against my personal preference of keeping my gear simple and minimal. As someone who...

Focus on Fujifilm: Ken Kaminesky

Ken Kaminesky is a veteran commercial travel photographer, Fujifilm Global Ambassador, writer, consultant and entrepreneur with over twenty years of experience in the photography industry. His work has been featured worldwide in numerous commercial and editorial publications.   How would you describe your artistic style? I’d like to...

Five years with Fujifilm X-series cameras

It has been 5 years since I started using Fujifilm X-series cameras. It was Fujifilm X-E1 that opened the door to this camera system for me. Quite a journey. I was thinking what post will I write to celebrate this small anniversary. Frankly, I am...

Film Photography and The Golden Age

There was a time, not quite so long ago, when film photography really was the Golden Age of Photography and it was so alive and cool. My guess is that it all started when the first film cameras were manufactured on a large-scale and became...