26 Feb Fujinon XF 80mm F2.8 LM OIS WR Macro lens

Source: Fujifilm Insider

In the early days of my Fujification, I bought the 60mm macro lens. Well, techincally it’s not actually a macro lens, as it doesn’t match the strict definition of being able to create an image on the sensor that’s the same size as the actual object. But it still managed some quite nice close up shots. But Fujifilm being Fujifilm, they’ve now rectified that with the shiny new 80mm actual macro lens that I accidentally bought yesterday. Well, it was like this. I’d seen some reviews, and some sample images and thought I might put it on my shopping list. But I was in Jessops in the Metrocentre and there it was in the cabinet. Ooooooooh. So, I wandered off for a bit, thought about it and went back in and sort of bought it. They made me do it! They forced me!!! I’m innocent, I tell you!

While I was at it, I added a bit of light, the usual UV filter to protect the front element, and took the unusual step of accepting the offer of repair insurance, on the grounds that with the various discounts I was being given, it was effectively free….

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