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My Fuji Journey part 2

Posted by on Jul 8, 2016 in Equipment | 0 comments

My Fuji Journey part 2

In a previous blog post I wrote about my decision to move from Canon to Fuji (Fuji X-T1: An exciting new beginning).  Part of the reason for moving to Fuji is that in January this year Fuji announced the 100-400mm lens, prior to this the longest focal length was 200mm.  To fill the frame whilst doing surf and bird photography this lens would be required and prior to the announcement I thought the move to Fuji would be a ways off. The other factor that tipped me sooner was the rumor and confirmation of the rumor by local retail staff that the X-T2 is expected to be announced in June with a July release.  The announcement has only just occurred with a late August release...

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Fuji X-T1 – An exciting new beginning

Posted by on Jun 5, 2016 in Equipment | 2 comments

Fuji X-T1 – An exciting new beginning

April 2015 a friend of mine was thinking about selling his Fuji X-Pro1, I was interested because I was after something small and light to carry with me to work and other places.  I wanted something for those times when I saw something interesting that the camera phone (handy as it is) would not do justice.  Unfortunately my friend decided to not to sell but he did allow me to have a play with the camera, this short 2 hour experience had me hooked, the Fuji camera was just so intuitive and easy to use. After some research my choice came down to the Fuji X-T1 and the Fuji X-T10 camera models. After much deliberation I decided to go into CameraPro in the city and have some...

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