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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

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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

– – – X-Fun (It’s NOT what you think) – – –


Fuji Keeps Giving Me A NEW Camera at luminous-landscape /


X-T10 (body + kit): USA: AmazonUS / BHphoto / Adorama EU: AmazonDE / AmazonUK / AmazonFR* / WexUK / Cameraworld / PCHstore / AUS: Camerapro
(*) pre-order available in any moment

XF 90mmF2 WR: USA: AmazonUS / BHphoto / Adorama EU: AmazonDE / AmazonUK / AmazonFR* / WexUK / Cameraworld / PCHstore* / AUS: Camerapro
(*) pre-order available in any moment

XF 16mm F1.4 WR
BHphoto / AmazonUS / Adorama / EUROPE: WexUK / PCHstore

Real World Samples at dpreview / Review at bokeh-monster / First Impressions at thephoblographer / Review at mapcamera (translation) / First Impressions at bccamera /

X100/S/T + TCL/WCL

Stockografie, the X100T and Marrakesh at stockografie + images on Flickr /

X-PRO1 + X100S Paris Engagement Photographer, Monique and Paul at vopoku / Tokyo Color with the Fuji x100T Part1 at shootlighter and Streets of Okinawa with the Fuji x100T at shootlighter / X100T, X-T1, 35 and 56 – DAY 1 ELIA at k-pture & DAY 2, MELISSA at k-pture / Tokyo Color with the Fuji x100T Part 2 at shootlighter, Part 3 at shootlighter / The Fuji X100S And Other Topics at photo.rwboyer & Fuji X100 series thoughts at photo.rwboyer / Hong Kong Architecture After dark at / X100s: The DSLR, I’m Never Going Back! at richhelmer and Walking the streets of Florence, Arizona at richhelmer /The Fuji X100T Through My Eyes – Thoughts After Three Months at ingusphotography / Fujifilm X100T Review: Your Best Friend with a Lens at PetaPixel / Fujifilm X100T Review at shukurjahar / X100S: Making the best of what you’ve got at the-edge / Thoughts on portraiture: a morning with Bridget (and the Fuji X100s) at effeleven / An Australian Autumn with the FujiFilm XT-1 and X100S at caveiraphotography / X100S: My Black’n’White settings for FujiFilm Cameras at streetpeople /

Fujifilm X-T1 + Graphite X-T1
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“If no other camera can convince you to sip the Nikon D7200, maybe the X-T1 one can” Nikon D7200 vs Fuji X-T1 at cameradebate /  Review: Fujifilm X-T1 and The Street Cat Project at akihabaranews / X-T1 review at Share Inspire Create (SIC) youtube channel / Streets of Nice with X-T1 & X-PRO1 at gaborimages / Time to move on at lichtscheu / Fujifilm X-T1 Astrophotography Review at lonelyspeck / Fuji X-T1 Review, 4 Reason I am not purchasing at alanmatthewsphotography / Finding a Lighter Camera at completedigitalphotography / Fontaines de la Concorde at macleancomms / Modifying an X-T1 at shuttercount / X-T1 review at vladbusuioc / Fuji X-T1 with a handful of Fuji XF lenses — all that’s needed for available light, lifestyle photography at tomgrill / A magazine photoshoot with the Fujifilm X-T1 at ksgphotography / X-T1 at epic traditional Sardinian wedding at weddings.5p2p  / X-T1 review at epicmirrorless / Fuji X-Ploits; The X-T1 Will Now Be My Primary Camera at thewanderinglensman / (got the) FUJI X-T1 SG …. 15 months later at hmeye /

other X-series cameras

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Fuji gear is pro grade and can be used to produce paid work 100%. Craig Litten’s Shot, taken with the X-PRO1 and 35mm, is the main featured photo on British pro golfer Luke Donald’s website.  You can read more about it on Craig Litten’s blog

Spanish XQ2 test at fuji-xperience (translation) / X-E2 11 Days in Sri Lanka at thomasdlh.exposure /  Fujifilm X-A2 Review with XC16-50mm II Kit Lens at photoxels / The Fuji X-E2: Quirky little monster at gallerylefey / Fujifilm X M1 going to Indonesia – Testing the Fuji X M1 during my trip at / Fujifilm X-A2 First Shots at imaging-resource / Fujifilm X-A2: Excellent entry-level mirrorless camera at straitstimes / X-E1 + 18-55 Life another way at flintmag / Adventures in Nice, with the Fuji X-E1 at thomasfitzgeraldphotography / X-A2 review at photolife / XQ2 review at mirrorlessons / Classic Fujifilm for the fledging photographer – The Fujifilm X-A2 Review at mirrorlessons / XQ2 review at ephotozine / The Fujifilm X-Pro1 for Street Photography at streethunters /

Fujifilm X30 does Rock ‘n Roll – a different review at jonasraskphotography

X-mount lenses

16-55mm: Happy times and a teary bride at Wethele Manor in Warwickshire at dcphotographic / Wonderful Model Estelle captured with the 56mm and 23mm at mimsy / Fujinon 27mm, UK Holiday Hero at photo.stjeanm / Testing The Fuji XF 16-55mm in Havana at luminous-landscape / Tested! Fujifilm XF 16-55mm f2.8 at mikemander / 16-55 review at mirrorlessons /  16-55: The devil is in the details at patricemichellon / Sony Zeiss FE 35mm f1.4 vs. Fuji XF 23mm f1.4 at admiringlight / Fuji 56mm F1.2R a perfect lens for portraits and lifestyle at aboutphotography-tomgrill / XF 23mm Review at colinnichollsphotography / Fujinon XF 56mm f1.2 R Lens Review at alikgriffin /

other lenses / Adapter / Extension Tubes

Macro photographs with the Zeiss Touit 50mm f/2.8 lens on a Fuji X-T1 at aboutphotography-tomgrill / Fuji and Sigma 600mm f8 at miksmedia /

Travel X / Switch to the X

Traveling with Fuji at littlebigtravelingcamera / Why I switched from DSLR to Fuji Mirrorless by Kevin Mullins at inmybag/


Taming the Beast ! X-Trans RAW, Part 2 at hendriximages… and in case you missed it, here is Part 1 / Finding Your Look – Post Processing with Fuji X at petetakespictures /

Acessories / Flash / Adapter / Extension Tubes

Review of the Lensmate Thumb Grip for the X-T1 and Lolumina soft-release kit at mirrorlessminutes / Using the Fujifilm X-T1 with off camera flash at deanmartinphotography /

a bit of everything

Fuji X-E1 Infrared 2 in German at hollys-bilderwelt (translation) / Review: Eyefi Mobi Pro 32 GB wireless SD card at morethanwordsphoto / Fuji gear for rent at Dutch store Cameratools /