Posts Tagged ‘FujiFilm’

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

Fujifilm Launches XF35mm Lens and Teleconverter

Posted by on Wednesday October 21, 2015 | Photo Gear

Fujifilm fans will have a new lens to acquire and/or covet come November. The company introduced the FUJINON XF35mmF2 R WR on the eve of PhotoPlus Expo. The XF35mm has a maximum aperture of f/2 and a 35mm equivalent focal length of 53mm. It’s weather sealed in eight places to resist dust and moisture and can be used... More

Fujifilm Intros XF 16-55mm F2.8 Lens at CES

Posted by on Tuesday January 6, 2015 | Camera, Photo Gear

Fujifilm used CES 2015 to debut a new all-weather 16-55mm zoom lens for its X-series cameras. The XF 16-55mm F/2.8 LM WR (24-84mm, 35mm equivalent) is sealed in 14 places to keep dust and moisture out of its innards. The lens features an internal focusing system and a twin linear motor for high-speed autofocus. According... More

Fuji Intros Weather-Resistant X-T1 DSLR-Style Pro Camera

Posted by on Tuesday January 28, 2014 | Uncategorized

It’s been rumored about for weeks but Fujifilm finally took the wraps off its latest pro camera: the 16.3-megapixel X-T1, a mirrorless shooter in a rugged, weather-resistant body that resembles a digital SLR. Writer Bob Rose got some hands-on time with the new Fuji X-T1 at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas earlier... More