Monday, February 17, 2020

Fuji X-Pro 2 loss of settings problem: Things to do


Some people are reporting a problem with their new X-Pro 2s. It manifests itself in a loss of settings. There is a lot of speculation about the cause, ranging from battery issue to firmware bug but at time of writing there are insufficient reliable and consistent data points to be sure what is going on. Here is some advice to be getting on with.

Fuji X-T2 Firmware Update v4.00: What’s new?


Fuji has updated the firmware for the X-T2 body. What does it mean for current owners of the camera? David Bailey gives you all the details.

Fujifilm Comparison: X-T2 versus X-T20


Fuji's small and light X-T20 offers many of the features of the larger X-T2 and costs little more than half as much? What do you lose by saving cash and muscle power? David Bailey has put both cameras through an extensive test and gives you the facts you need to make the choice.....

Cameras at Everest, a century apart

A Kodak Vest-Pocket camera was lost on Everest 95 years ago. If it is ever found it could prove that the mountain was conquered some 30 years earlier than the history books say.

Fuji Firmware Update: X-T1, zoom lens updates reminder


There wasn't much to excite me about the recent firmware upgrades for Fuji X cameras and lenses but I dutifully went ahead and installed them. The camera firmware updates are for the X-T1 and X100T while four zooms, the XF10-24, XF18-55, XF18-135 and XF55-200 get their own improvements.

Fuji X100T and X-T1: Choosing the right camera for street photography


After extensive experience with the Fuji X-T1, especially using it with the 27mm f/2.8 pancake lens for street photography, I now have my hands on the new X100T. The X100 cameras, launched in 2011, are probably the most popular modern digitals for street and the T is the latest iteration with electronic shutter, an improved hybrid viewfinder and higher-resolution screen.

Fuji in Devon and Cornwall: A week of rain and six centuries of Grenvilles

The visit to Devon and Cornwall was both holiday and an opportunity to research a possible new book on the illustrious Grenville family. David took his arsenal of Fuji gear to record the experience, despite the rain.

Fuji X100F: Second thoughts


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

Buying your next digital camera at the thrift shop

Lucky dip at the charity shop and up pops an ancient but surprisingly serviceable digital camera

Calling all Streettogs: ‘Twas Christmas Day in the clubhouse


T'was Christmas day in the clubhouse, and the snappers were all agog,

For someone with no shred of taste had referred to them as "togs"

Confusion reigned among them and consternation too,

(And some took photos of the scene, for that’s just what they do)

Voices raised and fists were shook, as one man pointed out

That "togs" are rates of how much cold your duvet can keep out