Meike XT20G Hand Grip Review

This is a short review for the Meike XT20G Aluminum Alloy Hand Grip Quick Release Plate L Bracket for Fujifilm X-T20 X-T10. I originally bought the Fujifilm X-T20 primarily as a small, coat pocket-able, travel and walkabout camera, especially when paired with the Fujinon XF27mm pancake...

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

FUJIFILM X-T1 (25.4mm, f/8, 1/7 sec, ISO200) I know sometimes I use too many words in my blog post. But not this time! In this article I will keep it short. I will describe the good, the bad and the ugly of the primes  from...

Fujifilm X-E3: So funktioniert das neue AF-System

von Rico Pfirstinger Das verbesserte Autofokus-System der X-E3 (und X-T2 & X-Pro2) Zu den wichtigsten Neuerungen der Fujifilm X-E3 zählt ihr verbessertes AF-System, von dem im November und Dezember auch Benutzer der X-T2 und X-Pro2 via Firmware-Updates profitieren werden. Fuji X Secrets konnte die neue Technologie...

Fujifilm X-E3: Pro & Contra

Die Fujifilm X-E3: Pro und Contra Die neue Fujifilm X-E3 sorgt für engagierte Diskussionen. Der Grund dafür ist Fujifilms Neuausrichtung der X-E-Reihe, die nun mit einem kleinen, leichten und auf das Wesentliche reduzierten Gehäuse auf  Kundenfang geht. Dass dabei wieder auf ein Klappdisplay verzichtet wurde,...

Der Vergleich: X-E3 vs. X-E2(S) vs. X-T20

Die Fujifilm X-E3 im Vergleich mit der X-E2(S) und X-T20 Die Fujifilm X-E3 ist da! Was ist neu, anders, besser, schlechter? Die Produktankündigungen vom 7. September lassen einige Fragen offen. Fuji X Secrets beantwortet einige davon in diesem Beitrag und verrät, wieso wegen der X-E3...

Portraiture With the Fujifilm GFX 50S

Two weeks ago, I wrote about using the Fujifilm GFX 50S as a travel camera. As part of that article, I touched briefly on using it for portraiture. I also touched briefly on using the GF 110mm f/2 lens and a few autofocus issues...

Purple Pain

FUJIFILM X-Pro2 (35mm, f/4.5, 1/1400 sec, ISO200) When I finally reached the “right” palace in Seoul the light was perfect but the doors closed. Not the only bad surprise that evening. But I was lucky. The place in front of the palace was full of...

Techart Pro EF to GFX smart adapter

So, I thought I was done with all the gear talk after the X-E3, XF80mm and GF45mm articles last week. But I have been testing a very exciting product for about a month and a half. It’s the Techart Pro Canon EF – GFX smart...

The Wrong Palace

FUJIFILM X-Pro2 (14mm, f/8, 1/340 sec, ISO200) An early evening in Seoul, Korea. I left my hotel to visit a palace but ended up in a different one. It was still great! What happened? I admit that I should have studied the map more carefully....

FIRST LOOK REVIEW: FUJIFILM X-E3

Almost to the day, 5 years ago, Fujifilm announced their second interchangeable X-series camera, the Fujifilm X-E1. This was my first X-series and the camera that eventually would start my switching process from DSLR to Mirrorless. See an older post called Bye Bye Nikon, Hello...