Monday, June 17, 2019

FujiFilm X20: The unique retro travel camera still impresses

Jason discovered an old flame lurking in a second-hand camera shot. And the unique X20 still impresses…..

Fuji X-E1 Impressions: Using with Leica lenses

UPDATE: See also Leica lenses in Bavaria Over the past couple of years there has been enormous interest in using manual-focus lenses...

Bathurst 12-Hour GT: The best of racing

For pure entertainment and hard racing, the Bathurst 12 hour GT race On February 3 really was one of the bes — if not the best — I have ever seen. It really was a ripper....

Fuji XF10 mirrors the old-faithful Ricoh GR

Could the new Fuji XF10 be the Ricoh GR replacement we’ve been waiting for? Whatever, it is certain to see more TLC from Fuji than Ricoh has given to the GR.

Fuji X100F: Second thoughts

Bill discovers discovers that all is not as well as expected with Fuji's new X100F but.....

Fuji X-T1: Is it a better street camera than the X100T?

The cute little 27mm f/2.8, this aspherical lens has carved a solid reputation as a versatile optic for the X-series ILCs. For me, it has an overriding benefit in its 27mm focal length which is equivalent to full-frame 41mm.

Fuji’s top 13 lenses — and a surefire prime for the bag

Buying into the Fuji X system for the first time? Here's a guide to the top 13 lenses you should consider — and a tip for one lens that will delight, the 56mm f/1.2

Fujifilm X Raw Studio review

David tries out Fujifilm's new X Raw Studio software and finds it suits his style.....

Fuji X70 v Ricoh GR: Which is the best large-sensor pocket camera?

Which is the best large-sensor pocket camera on the market? Mike takes another look at the usual suspects....

Review: Fujinon XF35 f/2.0 WR lens and a glance back at the XF27

As anyone who has read my scribbles for any length of time knows, I come from a long background of using Leica M cameras and lenses and, rightly or wrongly, they remain to this day my yardstick when evaluating new equipment, particularly the Fuji X line. In Leica terms, therefore, if the original and now slightly venerable Fujinon XF35mm f/1.4 R plays in Summilux territory, in aperture terms at least, then with the new f/2.0 Fuji is planting its flag firmly on the Summicron's doorstep.