07 Jul REVIEW: Fujifilm X-T2 -The X-Series Camera We’ve Been Waiting For!
For the past three months I’ve been testing a prototype of the latest addition to the X Series range, the Fujifilm X-T2. My role, along with the other X-Photographers selected to test the new camera, is to put the camera through its paces and report back to Fujifilm our findings. The R&D Department back in Japan would then provide us with firmware updates as we went along until the final production model is available to go on sale.
There have been a lot of rumours and hype surrounding this camera and I have to be honest, the hype has been justified. The X-T2 is the best X Series yet and one of the best cameras on the market in 2016. The X-Pro2 when it was launched in January was a big step forward in terms of usability, performance and resolution, building on the experience gained from the years of development and the feed back received from a dedicated group of photographers around the world.
Now today Fujifilm can, at last, officially take the wraps off the X-T2 and reveal to the world the latest X-Series camera aimed at professional and enthusiast photographers alike.
This review is about my three months with the X-T2 and how I found using it in the real world as a working photographer. It is not an in depth technical review of the camera, this will be covered by sites and magazines dedicated to these sort of articles.
Now with that out of the way, let me explain how I