Category Archives: Fuji

Fuji XF 50-140mm f/2.8 R LM OIS WR lens and Panasonic GM5 MFT camera starting to ship in the US

Foto Hans Keuzekamp in the Netherlands received their first shipment of the Fujifilm XF 50-140mm f/2.8 R LM OIS WR lens. Check US availability at Amazon | Adorama | B&H. The Panasonic GM5 MFT camera is also expected to start shipping in the next few days. Check US availability at Amazon (in stock at the time of this post) […]

Fujifilm-XF-50-140mm-f2.8-R-LM-OIS-WR-lens-3
Also posted in Panasonic | Tagged | 6 Comments

New patents: Fuji lens system that can take telephoto and wide-angle pictures at the same time; new Sony 60mm f/2.8 macro lens

An interesting new patent from Fuji – a new optical lens system that can obtain a telephoto and a wide-angle shot at the same time. Additional drawing I downloaded from the  actual patent application: Here is the actual lens design: Sony filed a new patent for a 60mm f/2.8 macro lens:

Fuji lens system that can take a telephoto and a wide-angle shot at the same time
Also posted in Sony | Tagged | 1 Comment

Fuji X100T and Samsung NX1 cameras are now in stock in the US

The Fuji X100T is currently in stock at Amazon. The Samsung NX1 is in stock at Adorama.

Samsung-NX1-mirrorless-camera
Also posted in Samsung | Tagged , | 4 Comments

New Fuji MCEX-11 and MCEX-16 macro extension tubes plus X cameras firmware updates announced

Fujifilm announced two new macro extension tubes: MCEX-11 and MCEX-16 (more information available here). There are also new firmware updates for the X-E2, X-Pro1, X-E1 and X-T1, X-T1 graphite cameras. Fuji also has a new HS-V5 for Windows tethered shooting software.

Macro Extension Tubes MCEX-16
Posted in Fuji | 3 Comments

Fujifilm X-T1 graphite silver edition now shipping

    The Fujifilm X-T1 graphite silver edition mirrorless camera is finally shipping in the US and is currently in stock at B&H.

Fuji-X-T1-silver-front
Posted in Fuji | Tagged | 11 Comments

Panasonic LX100 and Canon G7 X cameras now in stock, Fuji X100T and silver X-T1 to start shipping next week

Panasonic LX100 camera is now in stock at B&H and Adorama and Amazon. Canon Powershot G7 X camera is now in stock at B&H and Adorama and Amazon. Fuji X30 is also now in stock. The Fuji X100T camera will start shipping on November 13th, 2014. The latest silver graphite Fujifilm X-T1 camera is expected to start shipping on November 15th. […]

Fuji-X-T1-silver-top
Also posted in Canon, Panasonic | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

The latest patents from Ricoh, Olympus, Canon and Fuji

  → Ricoh continues to file lens patents for a camera with a small sensor: 6mm f/1.8 lens designed for a 1.5″ sensor and 16mm f/1.4 lens designed for a 2/3″ sensor.    → Olympus filed a patent for a camera lens module for smart phones (similar to the Sony QX series) → Olympus got a […]

Ricoh 6mm f:1.8 lens patent
Also posted in Canon, Olympus, Ricoh | Tagged | 6 Comments
// B&H PopView code