Fuji has announced the TCL-X100 teleconverter for the fixed lens X100 and X100s cameras. The cameras have a 23mm lens, which is equivalent to a 35mm field of view on a full frame camera. The new TCL-X100 teleconverter is a 1.4x converter, which changes the focal length to 33mm, or 50mm in a full frame equivalent. [Read more…]
Fuji X200 Coming to CES 2013?
It looks like the excellent Fuji X100 is finally getting a proper successor. A recent article on the Fuji X-E1, written by Tony Bridge (who is sponsored by Fujifilm), mentioned that the replacement for the X100 is due out “early next year.” Given Fuji’s historically solid showing at CES, there’s a good chance that the next X-series camera with a leaf shutter will show up at CES 2013 in the first few days of January. [Read more…]
Fuji X100 $200 Instant Rebate
The $200 savings on the Fuji X100 has been extended through the end of 2012. Until then you can find the 2011 Camera of the Year for $999 instead of the normal $1199 price. Check it out here at B&H Photo.
Fuji X100 $200 Off Deal Expiring Soon
The $200 savings on the Fuji X100 expires August 11, 2012. Until then you can find the 2011 Camera of the Year for $999 instead of the normal $1199 price. Check it out here at B&H Photo.
Mastering the Fuji X100 – New Book
Mastering the Fuji X100 is a new book from photographer Michael Diechtierow. As the title implies, the book covers the features and capability of the X100 with an aim to help the reader maximize the potential of the camera.
Mastering the Fuji X100 retails for $29.95; however, it is currently available for $19.37 on Amazon.com.
Fuji X-Pro1: Official Specs Outed w/ 16MP and 3 Prime Lenses
Along with the leaks of the Nikon D4, the new Fuji X-series mirrorless camera leaked out today. The X-Pro1 may very well be the interchangeable lens camera we’ve all been waiting for ever since the X100 was announced. [Read more…]
Fuji X-Series Interchangeable Lens “Premium” Camera, X-S1 is the New Superzoom
Fuji has been on a roll since the introduction of its awesome X100 fixed lens camera. The Fuji Guys have been teasing what’s to come for the X-Series of cameras on Twitter, citing: [Read more…]
Fujifilm X50 and X10 Rumors
There’s no doubt that the Fujifilm X100 has been a huge hit. And, it looks like the Fujifilm X50 (and/or X10) is set to follow in the X100’s footsteps.
An image of what appears to be the X50 surfaced in a Promaster catalog (above) and cites the following specs. [Read more…]
“Luxury” Fuji Mirrorless Cameras Coming Soon
Fuji’s camera division head honcho spoke out in an interview with Reuters, noting that the company has some lofty goals to be the No. 3 camera maker ahead of Samsung and Nikon. To get to that point, Fuji will re-enter the interchangeable lens camera market with new “luxury” mirrorless models and dedicated lenses developed in house. [Read more…]
Fuji X100 Review
As of today, the Fuji X100 stands in a category of its own in terms of features, price and performance. While other manufacturers have attempted to push the envelope, none have succeeded like Fuji has with the X100. Armed with a 12.3MP sensor and a fixed focal length of 23mm (35mm equivalent), the X100 is not your ordinary point and shoot camera. It’s also not a DSLR or what we typically categorize as a “mirrorless” camera even though it has no reflex mirror.
The Fuji X100 stands alone as a game changer in the “pro”-sumer photography realm. [Read more…]