1. Still a reason why it’s known as Fujifilm

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    The Fuji X series of camera’s were a shot in the arm for Fuji as a digital camera manufacturer, stealing inspiration from Leica in the retro-tastic X100, at a fraction of the cost and adding a host of additional features over its German doppleganger. Whilst the X series goes from...
  2. Fujifilm X-Pro 2

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    The long awaited follow up to Fuji’s “pro” model, the X-Pro 2 has been released into the wild. Here’s the headline features… New X-Trans™* CMOS III sensor & X Processor Pro New Advanced Hybrid Multi Viewfinder New 1/8000 sec. Mechanical Shutter New Film Simulation “ACROS” New 7×7 Phase Detection AF...
  3. Electronic rangefinder?

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    The new X man on the block from Fuji is released into the urban jungle, in the guise of the X100T. T stands for tremendous, or terrific I imagine, or something mystically Japanese meaning, like flowing water, technology evolves… It’s dressed up like my original X100, but refinements are what...
  4. Fuji X-Pro 2

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    So, the latest from the Fuji rumour mill suggests that the boffins at Fuji are waiting for a “major breakthrough”, before releasing the update to the X-Pro 1 model. That breakthrough means they’ll likely be a wait for the new model until 2015. That breakthrough could come in the form...
  5. Gear Acquisition Syndrome

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    Today I went for a walk, not just as part of the usual exercise regime, but with my camera – one of them anyway. One of the by-products of being house bound for so long, and even now, feeling limited in my ability to get up and go out for...
  6. Fuji X-M1

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    Fuji has just launched a new slap in the face to Leica, by expanding their X range of cameras, with the Fuji X-M1. Here are some lovely features: D-SLR quality in a compact body. The large APS-C 16M X-Trans CMOS and EXR PROCESSOR II achieve impressive colour reproduction and high...
  7. Fuji Colours

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    We visited the Westonbirt Arboretum, just outside the lovely Cotswold town of Tetbury. For once, the sun was shining and the air still and the autumnal colours of the trees was in full technicolor swing. There’s a vast array of tree’s from flowering rhododendrons, and towering pine’s to the beautifully...
  8. X Rated

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    No, nothing dodgy to see here…just news of a new camera acquisition! The amazing looking (modelled after Leica M3, so can’t be a bad start!), and fantastic feeling Fujifilm X100! Dad, if you’re reading this…just buy one now to avoid extreme jealousy! I bought a Sony NEX 5N late last...

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