Finally! X-T1 + 18-55mm in stock NOW at AmazonUS (1 left) and Adorama! XF 10-24 on ebay!

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It was a long wait, but finally also the X-T1 with 18-55 kit lens is in stock at AmazonUS here ( sold out just ONE left, sold via third party at normal price) and Adorama here (+4%reward) and at top rated ebay reseller cameraspot

The body is easier to find. A limited number is available at AmazonUS here (via third party at normal price), at Adorama here (with 4% reward) and Pictureline.

The XF10-24 is available in a limted number at AmazonUS (sold via third party at normal price) and at top rated ebay reseller popflash here + samyscamerainc.

The XF 56mm f/1.2 is still out of stock or $50 more expensive at AmazonUS via third party reseller.

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“From Snapshots to Great Shots”: new Fujifilm X100S book by Kevin Mullins (now 25% off)

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Kevin Mullins’ X100S book available for pre-order (get 25% discount)

Kevin Mullins is writing a book about the Fujifilm X100S, which will be available in July. The book is called “From Snapshots to Great Shots” and can now be pre-ordered at AmazonUS here.

“While the camera manual explains what the camera can do, it doesn’t show exactly how to use the camera to create great images! That’s where Fujifilm X100S: From Snapshots to Great Shots comes in. Starting with the top ten things users need to know about the camera, author Kevin Mullins carefully guides readers through the operating features. Readers get practical advice from a pro on which settings to use when, great shooting tips, and end of chapter assignments. “

You can take a look also at Alexander S. White book “Photographer’s Guide to the Fujifilm X100S” at AmazonUS here.

But the X100S is matter of the study also in Tony Phillips’ book “Guide to Fujifilm’s X100s Camera“, listed here at AmazonUS and at his personal website.

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Mark the date: Rico’s TCL-X100 first look on Tuesday (April 22) and full size SOOC on Flickr

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The TCL-X100 is listed at BHphoto / available for pre-order in black or silver at ebay Japan (available April 25)

HOT: X100S for $1.049 / €810 / £699 at DigitalRev

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If you are a happy X100S owner and consider to purchase the TCL-X100, then you should not miss Rico’s first look on Tuesday, April 22. You can already take a look at his full size SOOC on Flickr here.

With the WCL-X100 and TCL-X100, X100/S owner will have a three-lens mini system (28mm, 35mm and 50mm) with leaf shutter, fast aperture and terrific IQ.

Fujifilm also added the TCL-X100 to the dedicated Fujifilm X100/ X100S website here.

Rico’s Flickr

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First looks at the Samyang/Rokinon 12mm f2.0

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AmazonUS / BHphoto

– Rokinon 12mm f2.0 for X-Mount – a first look at aps-photo: “Is this a replacement for the Fuji lenses? No I don’t think so, it might be a nice addition or if you are on a budget it might be a good lens to get. It is really hard to beat the Fuji 14mm f2.8 or the Fuji 10-24mm f4, they are very high quality lenses.”

– A pretty detailed first look at the Rokinon 12mm (mounted on Canon EOS-M) by N. Hamilton can be read at the AmazonUS customer reviews here: “For the money, I’m very pleased with my purchase. There are a variety of good reasons NOT to buy this lens, but if you can live with the negatives, this lens is a good value ultra-wide angle. Even after the use I’ve put it through so far, I would buy this lens again. I plan to give it some more extensive testing in the next several weeks.”

 

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MHG-XT pre-orders at AmazonUS + X100/S firmware coming on April 22 + TCL-X100 in May for $350

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After BHphoto, you can now pre-order the Fujifilm X-T1 metal hand grip also at AmazonUS and Adorama.

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In the Japanese press-release (translation) of the TCL-X100 we can find some more information about the TCL-X100 teleconversion lens for the Fujifilm X100/S (thanks Antoine B.).

  • The latest firmware can be downloaded from the website of Fujifilm. (Will be released April 22, 2014)“. In the English version of the press-release Fuji wrote: “Achieving the very best results from the TCL-X100 is simple; just select the ‘Tele- Conversion Lens’ option in the FUJIFILM X100/X100S’s shooting menu. To enable this extra functionality, the camera must update the firmware(X100:ver2.10 or later /X100S:ver1.20 or later) which also allows the option to be selected via the function (Fn) button.”
  • it is possible to “Fujifilm tele conversion lens TCL-X100” (hereinafter referred to as “TCL-X100”) will be released on April 25, 2014

So outside Japan the lens will be available in May. Another confirmation of rumors posted previously here on Fujirumors comes from dpreview. They say that the price of the TCL-X100 will be of $350.

Another FR-reader spotted the Australien price of the TCL-X100 at discountcameras: 300 AUD!

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