“Soap-bubble bokeh” Trioplan F2,8/100mm of Meyer-Optik-Görlitz for Fuji X coming in December for €1,400


We talked about the comeback of Meyer-Optik Görlitz back in February. Now we have additional information about the Trioplan 100mmF2.8: It will ship in December and cost €1,400

The lens is said to have a very smooth “soap bubble” bokeh.

Here a sample of the bokeh, shared at the FR-facebook page by FR-reader Jennifer with her Meyer-Optik Gorlitz Primoplan 58mm 1.9

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Next US X-Deals Round: SAVE BIG on plenty of X-gear! (save up to $400)

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So here it is, the next round of X-deals.


X-T1 + 18-135 (save $400): AmazonUS / BHphoto / Adorama / Pictureline
X-T1 + 18-55
(save $200): AmazonUS / BHphoto / Adorama / Pictureline
X-T1 Black Body
(save $150): AmazonUS / BHphoto / Adorama / Pictureline
X-T1 Graphite (save $150): AmazonUS / BHphoto / Adorama


XF 50-140mmF2.8 WR (save $200): AmazonUS
XF 18-135mm (save $300): AmazonUS / BHphoto / Adorama / Pictureline
XF 18mm
(save $179): AmazonUS
XF 60mm
(save $200): AmazonUS / BHphoto / Adorama

XF 23mm (save $150): AmazonUS / BHphoto / Adorama / Pictureline
XF 56mm (save $160): AmazonUS / – (save $150) BHphoto / Adorama / Pictureline
XF 56mm APD (save $100): AmazonUS / BHphoto / Adorama /
XF 14mm (save $150): AmazonUS / BHphoto / Adorama / Pictureline
XF 10-24mm (save $200): AmazonUS / BHphoto / Adorama / Pictureline
XF 27mm (save $101): AmazonUS / BHphoto / Adorama / Pictureline

XF 35mm (save $150): AmazonUS / Adorama / Pictureline
XF 18-55mm (save $111):AmazonUS / – (save $100BHphoto / Adorama / Pictureline
XF 55-200mm (save $200): AmazonUS / BHphoto / Adorama


TOP OF THE SHOTS at the X-Shooter Facebook Zone!

Dustin Scholl: Duluth Storm

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Here are the most liked images of the Fujirumors facebook photostream… and keep it up, share and vote your absolute favorite X-shot… and here is how to do it:

1) SHARE & DESCRIBE: go to the Fujirumors facebook timeline and submit your favorite X-shot (and a short description) in the timeline by selecting “Photo/Video” .
2) VOTE & COMMENT: All the images will be displayed at the Fujirumors facebook photostream. You can vote & comment the images there.

NOTE: The next selection will start from those images shared starting from May 8!

Enjoy the X-shots ;)

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Tyler Andrews Photography‎: Tyler Andrews – Magic – Fujifilm X-T1 – XF 35mm f1.4 R Our dog loves jumping at bubbles. Our boys were taking turns giving him something to go after. When the sunset kicked in, I didn’t have any choice but to start shooting. www.tylerandrews.com

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Anthony Yang‎: Convict Lake – Feb 2015. Fuji X-E2 13.2mm / f14 / ISO 200 / 85 sec w/ 10 stop ND filter

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Jason Boucher‎: Warrior at Trans Iowa V11 – Shot with Fuji XT1 and 16-55 WR f2.8 pro zoom lens.

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David Solodar‎: The Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Jerusalem (Fujifilm X-E1 + Fujinon 27mm f2.8)

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Mike Leung‎: Sunrise at He Huan Mountain, Nantouhsien, Taiwan using Fujifilm X-T1, XF55-200

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David Queenan Photography: Lochan na h-achlaise – Glencoe. Camera: Fuji XE2 Lens: Fujinon XF18-55mm  Exposure: 1/400th sec, f/8, ISO 200 David Queenan Photography


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KAIZEN: Fuji Keeps Giving me a NEW Camera + Taming the X-Trans Beast + and more… miXed zone!

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by FXF member Harlem: early prototype of the Fuji-X-Loo-Series. More hilarious creations can be seen in this thread of the New Fuji X Forum

Feel Free to Join Us

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It took me a while to finally publish this miXed zone, but we had a very busy rumor time here on FR. The X-T10, 90mm and a new firmware were announced… and of course the launch of the brand new Fuji X Forum.

So, before sharing the usual buntch of links in this miXed zone, I’ll make short recap of the most important news and rumors you should not have missed… and then, just push the “read more” button and you’ll have a lot to read & see this weekend ;).

X-pert Corner: X-T10 First Look + XF 90mmF2 First Look + Using Firmware 4
Share your eXperience at the FUJI-X-FORUM: The New Official FujiRumors Forum!
Why do (some) People Hate Fuji + X-lens wishlist
New Fuji Roadmap shows Release of Lenses Month By Month

Fujifilm is forging a Medium Format Camera
Dream Deal: Black Fujifilm X100T now $300 off (get it for $999)
Fuji X-T1 Super-Firmware Ver. 4.0 to download on June 18th

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[UDPATE] TERRIFIC DEALS: Save $400 on X-T1 with 18-55, save $220 on 56mmF1.2 and MUCH MORE Coming Soon :: Cashback in GER + UK!

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Still Running: AmazonUS insane $300 rebate on the black X100T. As to expect, out of stock at the moment. Place your order here and be high on the waiting list!

(running now & coming soon)


[UPDATE: As to expect, the X-T1 and 56mm sold quickly at Cameraland. The rest is still available.]

Let’s start this overview with the great deals over at Top Rated and authorized Fuji dealer Cameraland

X-T1 with 18-55 for $1,299 (save $400). SOLD

XF 56mmF1.2 for $779 (save $220). SOLD
XF 18-135mm for $539 (save $360). SOLD
XF 27mm for $309 (save $140). SOLD
XF 18mm for $399 (save $200).
XF 14mm for $679 (save $220). SOLD
XF 23mm for $679 (save $220). SOLD


According to a new source, we are going to have some huge rebates on some Fuji X Cameras & Lenses starting from May 24 in USA, like a $150 price drop on the black and graphite X-T1 and 35mmF1.4.

Some of them seem to be already running.

X100T for $999 (save $300): AmazonUS
X-T1 + 18-55 for $1,449
(save $250): AmazonUS / BHphoto / Adorama
X-T1 + 18-135 for $1,499 (save $400): AmazonUS / BHphoto / Adorama

XF 50-140 for 1,398 (save $200): AmazonUS
XF 23mm for $749 (save $150): AmazonUS / BHphoto / Adorama
XF 56mm for $840 (save $160): AmazonUS / BHphoto / Adorama
XF 18-55mm for $588 (save $110): AmazonUS / BHphoto
XF 18-135mm for $599 (save$300): AmazonUS / BHphoto / Adorama
XF 55-200mm for $499 (save $200): AmazonUS

EU Deals

GERMANY: Cashback up to €100 on plenty of X-gear unitl the 30th of June. See all the rebated gear here at Fuji’s site.

There are Cashback Deals on Fuji Lenses in UK, which will end on August 3rd. You can save £75 on 1 Lens, £225 on 2 Lenses, £375 on 3 Lenses, £525 on 4 Lenses. Extra £150 per lens for 5 or more. This deal doesn’t apply to XF 18-135 as part of a kit, 18mm, 27mm, 16mm, XF56mm APD or 90mm. Also £75 cashback on an X- T1 body only or kit and continuation of free Grip on X-T1 and 18-135 Kit. You can purchase it at qualified dealer like WexUK and Jessops. Promotions Overview at the FujiUK site.