Tuesday, December 6, 2022

Fuji X and Sony A7 with Leica lenses

Since early last year there has been burgeoning interest in using Leica lenses, old and new, M or R, with some...

Fuji X-Pro 3 with hidden back screen

What do you think of Fuji's new XPro 3 with its novel rear info screen? I think it will appeal to Fuji buyers who tend to be more conservative and traditional. It's almost as interesting as the Leica M10-D!

The Leica X Vario: A retrospective of a camera that had a bad start...

Our second look this week at the maligned but popular Leica X Vario. It's a classic in the making and enthusiastic owner, John Shingleton, takes a trip down memory lane...

The Coastal Express, a Norwegian institution

God Dag! Described as “the world’s most beautiful sea voyage,” the round trip from Bergen to Kirkenes and back aboard a Hurtigruten ship has become...

Fuji XF 56mm f/1.2 R: A stunning, ultra-fast portrait lens for X-Series

Every so often a lens comes along that tickles the fancy. My particular fancy is normally stirred by one or other of...

Fuji X-T1 joins ranks of favoured street cameras

Fuji has been on a roll since the launch of the X100 in September, 2010. With its retro rangefinder looks and a...

Bathurst: Hot time at the 12-hours, Fuji in hand

Almost too hot for man, but the cars at the Bathurst 12-hour race did well. John took along a simple and light Fuji kit to grab some photos.

Fuji X100F: First impressions on the streets of London


Bill has taken the new Fuji X100F out on the streets of London. These are his first impressions....

Fuji’s new extension tubes: To infinity and beyond


Back in November of last year you may remember reading my views on the macro options then available for Fuji X-users.  The MCEX-11 and MCEX-16 had just been announced and I was quite excited at the prospect; indeed I wrote to Santa in the hope of waking up on Christmas morning with something tubular in my stocking.  Sadly either Santa didn't get my note in time or I was on the Naughty List, because I had to wait until mid-January before I found an MCEX-16 in stock somewhere friendly enough to give me a small but perfectly formed discount.

Vivid Velvia: Ten Fujifilm landscape photographs scanned after a quarter century and just ready...

Start with 3,000 Fujifilm Velvia slides and end up with ten landscapes that you'd be proud to hang on your wall. Chris looks back over 25 years of film photography with Fujifulm's vivid Velvia...