Posts Tagged ‘FujiFilm’

Photokina 2016: Fujifilm Goes Medium Format with GFX Series

Posted by on Monday September 19, 2016 | Photo Gear

Fujifilm will jump into the digital medium format market in 2017 with the new GFX series, the company announced at Photokina 2016. The first model is the GFX 50S will use a new, Fuji-developed 51.4-megapixel image sensor that measures in at 43.8mm x 32.9mm. It’s a mirrorless camera that will accept new “G-Mount” lenses. It will... More

Fujifilm’s New X-A3 Mirrorless Loves Selfies

Posted by on Thursday August 25, 2016 | Camera, Photo Gear

If you’re the kind of person who thinks our collective selfie obsession is a telltale sign of civilizational collapse, you should probably stop reading. Fujifilm’s new X-A3 mirrorless camera has been optimized for, yes, selfies. The camera’s 3-inch touch display can be flipped up over the camera and slid up so that it’s clear of the top, giving the user... More

Fujifilm’s X-T2 Delivers 4K Video, Improved AF

Posted by on Thursday July 7, 2016 | Camera

    Fujifilm’s new X-T2 mirrorless camera may look similar to its predecessor, but it’s had a major internal overhaul to improve AF speed, video recording and overall performance. The X-T2 uses a 24-megapixel APS-C-sized X-Trans CMOS III image sensor with no low-pass filter. It’s the first Fuji camera to support 4K video recording (3840... More

Can Fujifilm’s FP-100c Film Be Saved? [Update]

Posted by on Tuesday March 15, 2016 | Photo Gear

Photographers greeted the news that Fujifilm would be discontinuing sales of its FP-100C instant peel-back film with dismay. But it may not go quietly into the night. Peel back proponents are making a last ditch effort to keep the format alive. The centerpiece of the effort is a petition on Change.org beseeching Fujifilm to keep the film alive.... More

R.I.P, Fuji FP-100C

Posted by on Thursday March 3, 2016 | Business

Film enthusiasts, another one has bitten the dust. Fujifilm is discontinuing production of its FP-100C Color Instant Film, a peel-apart film frequently used in Polaroid cameras. It was the last peel-apart film on the market. “While this was a difficult decision, it was necessary in order to remain sustainable in today’s market,” the company said in... More

Fujifilm Will Raise Film Prices, Again

Posted by on Friday January 22, 2016 | Business

Despite the popularity of its instant film products, Fujifilm will be raising prices on its films around the world, the company announced today in a statement. Fuji didn’t disclose precisely what films would take the hit and by how much other than to note that the increases would effect color negative film, color reversal film, black... More

X Marks the Spot: Fujifilm Preps Several New X-Series Cams for Feb Launch

Posted by on Thursday January 14, 2016 | Camera, Photo Gear

February will be a good month for Fujifilm fans as the company plans to ship several new cameras, including a new flagship in its X-series and a new telephoto zoom lens. X-Pro2 The rangefinder-style X-Pro2 (pictured above) sports a hybrid viewfinder that can switch between an optical and electronic view, a 24.3-megapixel APS-C-sized X-Trans CMOS... More

The Bestselling Item in Amazon’s Camera Department During the Holidays Was Film

Posted by on Tuesday December 29, 2015 | Business

That’s right. Amazon has released its holiday sales recap, filled with fun facts like: “customers purchased enough women’s boots this holiday season that, if stacked on top of each other, they would be high enough to reach the orbit of the International Space Station” and “during Cyber Monday, Amazon.com customers purchased one Adele CD every... More