26 Oct Fujifilm XF23mm f/2 R WR lens

Source: Fujifilm Insider

Announced in late August 2016, the Fujifilm XF 23mm f/2 R WR is a wide-angle lens that is designed for mirrorless cameras that use Fujifilm’s proprietary X-Trans CMOS sensor. Similar in size and design to the XF 35mm f/2 R WR, which we reviewed in February 2016, it features the same compact metal exterior and weatherproof sealing.

A nine-blade iris diaphragm closes to a circular aperture for attractive bokeh. The lens also benefits from Super EBC (Super Electron Beam Coating), which reduces ghosting and flare.

Like the XF 35mm f/2 R WR lens, it has a faster sibling in the XF 23mm f/1.4 R lens, which we reviewed in December 2013 and is larger and more expensive. That lens weighs 300 grams and its minimum focus is 60 cm, whereas the f/2 lens weighs only 180 grams and will focus to 22 cm….

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