EXIF data for photos supposedly appearing in David Hobby’s Flickr stream show that he may have been shooting with a pre-release Fuji X100T, which is believed to be set to replaced the X100S at or around Photokina 2014 in September. [Read more...]
Who says you can’t put an awesome optical viewfinder in a compact camera?
In a recent US patent application, Fuji seeks to patent an optical viewfinder that has optical elements inside and zooms to match the focal length of the camera’s zoom lens – or as Fuji calls it in the patent application a “Real-image zoom viewfinder.” [Read more...]
The new Fuji XF 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 R LM OIS WR lens features a weather-resistant design with more than 20 weather sealed points. As such, it is design to mate nicely with the weather sealed X-T1. It also offers 5-stops of image stabilization through the built-in OIS stabilizer. On Fuji’s X-series cameras, the lens covers a 27-206mm full frame equivalent focal range. [Read more...]
Fuji has update the X-E2 firmware to version 2.00. The new firmware improves the X-E2 viewfinder performance to bring it on par the with popular X-T1 viewfinder. The EVF lag time has been reduced to just 0.005s. The firmware update also increases the frame rate of the viewfinder even in low light conditions. [Read more...]
Fuji has announced the TCL-X100 teleconverter for the fixed lens X100 and X100s cameras. The cameras have a 23mm lens, which is equivalent to a 35mm field of view on a full frame camera. The new TCL-X100 teleconverter is a 1.4x converter, which changes the focal length to 33mm, or 50mm in a full frame equivalent. [Read more...]
B&H has a great deal on the XF 27mm f/2.8 lens for only $199 (reg. $449) with 4% rewards and free shipping. This deal sold out over the weekend, but is now back in stock. Check it out while it lasts here at B&H Photo.