Fuji XF90mm F2 R LM WR Lens Announced

Fuji XF90mm F2 R LM WR Lens

Alongside the new Fuji X-T10, we get a nice new XF90mm f/2 R LM WR lens for the Fuji X-series line.

The new lens uses an optical construction of 11 elements in 8 groups (including three ED glass elements) that minimizes vignetting and creates attractive bokeh. It weighs less than 20 ounces offers a minimum working distance of about 24 inches.

The WR rating means that the lens is weather and dust-resistant and can work in temperatures down to 14°F. The FUJINON XF90mmF2 R LM WR will be available in July 2015 for $949.95. Check it out here at B&H Photo.

 

Fuji X-T1 Firmware Update v4.0 Delivers Advanced AF Performance and Other Improvements

Fuji X-T1

Fujifilm has announced firmware update version 4.0 to the Fuji X-T1, which includes features an advanced autofocus system for shooting moving subjects with improved AF accuracy for still image and video capture.

Other additions include eye detection during AF, enhanced shutter speed dial operation, exposure compensation in manual mode and finer framing grid lines for enhanced visibility and image composition. [Read more…]

Fuji X-T10 Specs Leak Out Ahead of Official Release

X-T10-Rumors

It looks like the Fuji X-T10 should be announced soon. Detailed specifications for the new camera have leaked online, revealing a 16.3MP camera with 8 fps frame rate with continuous AF and a max sensitivity of ISO 51,200.

The Fuji X-T10 is expected to be a lower-end complement to the popular Fuji X-T1. Expect few dials and controls on the camera, as well as a lower price point. [Read more…]