A Photo Conversion

Ever since I first held a DSLR, it’s been a Canon – I remember standing in what was a half decent camera shop in Manchester – I had a Nikon in one hand, and a Canon in the other – I chose the Canon –...

Nikon D500 vs Fuji X-t2

I've really wanted to compare these two bodies for awhile, and last week I finally got the chance. This is a first impressions and comparison of the Nikon d500, as it compares to what I've been shooting with for awhile, the Fuji x-t2. I stuck...

Round One: GFX vs X-T2

I’m at Bedford’s PhotoCon in Oklahoma City and I just got the chance to wring out the new GFX and shoot some comparison shots with the Fujifilm X-T2.  This is not an exhaustive test, but is quite revealing!  How so?  Follow along. Let’s start with an overall scene...

Fujifilm Released New Firmware Updates for X-Pro2, X-T2, X-T1 and EF-X500

  Fujifilm released the new firmware updates for X-Pro2, X-T2, X-T1 cameras and EF-X500 flash unit. Download links: Fujifilm X-Pro2 Firmware Version 2.10 Fujifilm X-T2 Firmware Version 1.20 Fujifilm X-T1 Firmware Version 5.10 EF-X500 Firmware Version 1.02 The new firmware updates incorporate the following issues: We identified the phenomena below, which could arise...

SmallRig Releases Two Custom Cages for Fujifilm X-T2

Not one but two new cages for the Fujifilm X-T2 camera have been released by SmallRig and these are as unexpected in their design and assembly methods as LockCircle’s cage for the X-T2 minus vertical power booster grip that I wrote about earlier this year....

Arctic Horizon Part 2/2

This is part #8 of my VLOG from my raod trip "Arcitc Horizon". I am still on the Lofoten and hiking a lot to find some of these fantastic views and photo locations. Please read the blog about my trip at: http://www.flipbook.schaake.de Photos and Videos were taken with...

Fujifilm X-T2 review for travel photography and city exploration

First time feeling of travel photographers My home city is Melbourne and, when not travelling, I run workshops almost on a regular basis. In the two weeks I had the Fujifilm X-T2 for a review, I was luck enough to have 4 workshops with around 2-3 people each. Most of the people...

Fujifilm Mirrorless

IN DECEMBER 2015, AT THE BOSTON PUBLIC LIBRARY, I PHOTOGRAPHED MY LAST WEDDING WITH DSLRS. EVERY SHOT I’VE TAKEN SINCE HAS BEEN ON FUJIFILM MIRRORLESS CAMERAS. WHY SWITCH? WEIGHT. The Fujifilm X gear weighs ~ 1/2 of what the Canon & Nikon gear does. This matters when...

New Dedicated Arca Style QR Plate for Fuji X-T2 from Hejnar PHOTO

Hejnar PHOTO has just announced availability of a Dedicated Quick Release Plate for the updated Fujifilm X-T2 Interchangeable Lens Compact mirrorless camera. This is the Hejnar D034 Arca-Swiss® compatible QR plate, a partially revised version of the D025 which as you may recall from the relevant...