REVIEW: In a Tight Spot? Samyang 8mm to the Rescue!

About eight months ago I decided to buy the diminutive Samyang 8mm f2.8 fisheye for the annual trip to Le Mans.  This lens is small and light and has a field of view of 180 degrees.  It is a manual focus lens but focusing only...

Talk with the Fuji Guy: GFX, X100F, X-T20, XF 50mm f/2 WR

If you have time, watch the entire video as Billy shares some secrets that you won't find on anywhere else, including some things he wants to see in upcoming Fujifilm updates. For instance, is 4K video a possibility in a future update for the the...

The Blacksmith with the Fujifilm X100F

Those who read these pages know that the Fujifilm X100/S/T/F camera is my constant companion. I don’t want to repeat the arguments about why this camera fits my seeing so well. However, based on the many questions we receive and those being asked on social...

REVIEW: Fujinon Wide Angle Primes

14mm f2.8 - 16mm f1.4 - 18mm f2You often see on Fujifilm forums and groups questions about which wide angle lenses are the best for landscapes and travel and I see a lot of different answers from people of varying expertise. It is really...

Fujifilm X100F Review: Preview

Fujifilm X100F Review Fuji's iconic and highly stylish street-shooter continues to undergo refinements with the updated X100F. In this fourth iteration of the compact, fixed-lens camera, Fuji puts a focus not only on external control improvements but also on imaging pipeline upgrades. From the outside, it...

FIRST LOOK: FUJIFILM X-T20 review

The new year is off to a great start for Fujifilm! Beside the announcement of the first mirrorless Medium format (GFX), a new 50mm f2 lens, the new rangefinder like X-100F review here), Fujifilm also announced the X-T20 today! When the X-T2 (review here) was released...

FIRST LOOK: FUJIFILM X-100F review

Today, January 19 2017 is an important day for Fujifilm! Beside the release of the first mirrorless Medium format (GFX), a new 50mm f2 lens, the new X-T20 (review here), Fujifilm also announced the X-100F today! It is hard to believe it has been 6 years since...

The Ultimate Seeing Machine – The Fujifilm X100F Review

It was back in 2012 when I first got my hands on an original Fujifilm X100. It was not that I was seeking this encounter, not at all. Quite the opposite! For years I had been shooting with Nikon and Canon SLRs and I was...