FIRST LOOK: FUJIFILM X-T20 review

The new year is off to a great start for Fujifilm! Beside the announcement of the first mirrorless Medium format (GFX), a new 50mm f2 lens, the new rangefinder like X-100F review here), Fujifilm also announced the X-T20 today! When the X-T2 (review here) was released...

FIRST LOOK: FUJIFILM X-100F review

Today, January 19 2017 is an important day for Fujifilm! Beside the release of the first mirrorless Medium format (GFX), a new 50mm f2 lens, the new X-T20 (review here), Fujifilm also announced the X-100F today! It is hard to believe it has been 6 years since...

The Ultimate Seeing Machine – The Fujifilm X100F Review

It was back in 2012 when I first got my hands on an original Fujifilm X100. It was not that I was seeking this encounter, not at all. Quite the opposite! For years I had been shooting with Nikon and Canon SLRs and I was...

Fujinon 50mm f/2 first look – Completing compact

A compact 50mm, to complete the Fujinon f/2 nifty lens trilogy has finally arrived. And it’s fantastic.  Back in the fall of 2015 I reviewed the newly released 35mm f/2. It is an awesome lens, that I to this day still use on a weekly, if...

REVIEW: Fujifilm’s Superzoom on Test

Over the past couple of months I have been asked on more than a couple of occasions, as a Fujifilm X Photographer, what was the best standard zoom lens to buy.  The Fujifilm X Series boasts three XF zoom lenses that cover the standard focal range -...

Fuji XF100-400 F4.5-5.6 R LM OIS WR

FUJIFILM X-Pro2 (359.6mm, f/5.6, 1/250 sec, ISO400) After a lot of hesitation I finally got the Fuji XF100-400 F4.5-5.6 R LM OIS WR (the lens with the longest name). Here are my first impressions. Why the hesitation? There are a couple of reasons why it was not...

REVIEW: 2016, What a Year with Fujifilm

2016 was certainly a great year to be a Fujifilm X-Photographer.  I was involved in two major camera launches for the Japanese camera manufacturer, including being invited to be part of the press conference in Tokyo for the 5th Anniversary celebrations and the launch of...

Fstoppers Reviews the Fujifilm 35mm f/2 WR

On an APS-C sensor, a 35mm lens is the "standard" lens. It is the equivalent of a 50mm on 35mm full-frame; a go-to for many. It took me a long time to learn to love this focal length, but once I got hooked, there...

Fuji XF 23/1.4 R or XF 23/2 WR?

FUJIFILM X-T1 (44.4mm, f/8, 1/2 sec, ISO200) Recently Fuji started to update its lens line and added slower versions of their 35mm and 23mm lenses. But why should you get one of those over the faster version? It depends – here is a comparison of the...