Fujinon XC 35mm F2: the standard photographer

No Xcsss into your wallet! Most of the todays compact photographic system will offer you a kind of "standard" optic that have an angle of view of approximative 45 degrees. It used to be called the normal lens may be because it was the lens model, we have seen the most during the 35mm film … Continuer la lecture de Fujinon XC 35mm F2: the standard photographer

The Fujifilm X-E3: The last (and beloved) compact photographic Swiss knife of the Fuji X-E family !

Not long time ago, Fujifilm have seemed to confirm the cessation of the X-E series (X-E1; X-E2; X-E2S and X-E3 models) and many X-E photographers were very disappointed by this decision. The Fujifilm X-E series, although that some reviewers were never able to appreciate it, was a kind of cult among its faithful users over … Continuer la lecture de The Fujifilm X-E3: The last (and beloved) compact photographic Swiss knife of the Fuji X-E family !

Why life must be complicated? My love affair with the Fujifilm X-E3 facing the numerous recent novelties.

We love to do photography and we love to do it with beautiful cameras that we cherish but like many lovers, we are not always fully loyal, and we often look on the other side of the fence for a new loving novelty. That's human and ... that is also logical to improve our material … Continuer la lecture de Why life must be complicated? My love affair with the Fujifilm X-E3 facing the numerous recent novelties.

The Fujinon XF 27mm F2.8: The Predictable Lens

This lens is a dinosaur that is refusing to die in favor for a revised model as many dream to see for some years. Introduced in 2013 alongside with the Fujifilm X-M1camera model, its persistence and success among the (compact) Fuji X photographers is a true testimony of its inherent qualities.The Fujinon XF 27mm F2.8 … Continuer la lecture de The Fujinon XF 27mm F2.8: The Predictable Lens

Fujifilm X-E3 + Fujinon XF 55-200mm F3.5-4,8 R LM OIS: An improbable pair!

It is a strange phenomenon that I have experimented right from the beginning of my ownership of the Fujifilm X-E3 model. For an unknown (odd) reason, I love to work with the improbable body/lens combination of the Fujifilm X-E3 camera model and the Fujinon XF 55-200mm F3.5-4.8 R LM OIS zoom lens. And the major … Continuer la lecture de Fujifilm X-E3 + Fujinon XF 55-200mm F3.5-4,8 R LM OIS: An improbable pair!

The Fujifilm X-E3: the "off-center" mind

I've got a long love affair with the original rangefinder cameras (Leica M4-P & M6) and the now digital rangefinder style cameras (Fujifilm X-E2, X-E2S & X-E3). I don't know if it is due of the fact that their viewfinder is located off center (meaning not in the same optical axe of the picture taking … Continuer la lecture de The Fujifilm X-E3: the "off-center" mind

Life in 16mm (w/Fujinon XF16mm F2.8 R WR lens)

Seeing life with a more wide angle of view is not rare thing but for many it may be a photographic higher challenge compare to the more selective view of a telephoto lens. Yes there is already a lot of landscape (nature or urban) aficionados around the who are producing striking pictures so why limit … Continuer la lecture de Life in 16mm (w/Fujinon XF16mm F2.8 R WR lens)

Fujifilm X-mount endangered models: please hurry to get one!

Usually I am not be the one who will encourage fast consummation of photo equipment but sometimes you have to push yourself to get profit of the decrease selling price of very fine products that are in process of replacement.In the Fujifilm X-mount line-up, there are at least 4 to 5 models that we can … Continuer la lecture de Fujifilm X-mount endangered models: please hurry to get one!

The Fujinon "reframing" zoom lenses.

There is always be that dilemma of selecting between a classical fix focus lens and a more flexible vario-focal length zoom one. That debate will never end but you can simply look at the optic kit used by everyday photographers (amateurs, enthusiasms or pros) and chances are great that they are using the two categories … Continuer la lecture de The Fujinon "reframing" zoom lenses.

Le Fujifilm X-H1: le boitier "Pro" chez Fuji APS-C

Oserais-je ou n'oserais-je pas? Telle est la question! Il y a mon amour pour les appareils photo compacts (à objectifs interchangeables) et il y a mon ancienne vocation professionnelle, tout cela chez un même aimant de photographie devant Dieu et les hommes. Bref une espèce de quadrature du cercle insoluble. Et cela s'ajoute ma passion … Continuer la lecture de Le Fujifilm X-H1: le boitier "Pro" chez Fuji APS-C