One of the interesting things about the Fuji X-E2 is that the pop-up flash can be tilted so it is a bounce flash. I first read about this here and wanted to try this out for myself once I got an X-E2. You might think that such a tiny flash would not be useful as … More Fuji X-E2 Bounce Flash
I could not find any information about how the finish on the silver edition Fuji X series bodies stood up after several years of use in comparison to the all black bodies. I very much wanted the silver bodies to wear well, but searches on eBay for photos of people’s beat up bodies and found that the silver edition … More Used Fuji X – Silver or Black?
Spring season for kid’s soccer is coming up and if you are attempting to capture your kids or grandkids participating in sports, you need to consider a few things. First of all, you have probably already discovered that your point-and-shoot camera isn’t going to cut it. Second, you may have also discovered that your DSLR isn’t … More Life at 8 FPS
I love the Fuji MHG-XT Large hand grip on my X-T1. The camera feels very secure in my hand and the grip allows me access to the battery while a Peak Design plate is attached. I wanted my X-E2 to have these same improvements, too, so I got an MHG-XE. (I will refer to the grip’s … More Fuji MHG-XE
I made an update to my first impressions of firmware 4.0 for X-E2.
When I carefully examine the photo accessories like hand grips and often find important deal-breaking issues. Normally, I avoid these products, but I recently bought a used X-E2 that came with a 3rd party hand grip with issues (I didn’t buy the camera for the hand grip – I will get a Fuji one eventually). But … More The Devil is in the Details
*Update 2/22/16* I’ve tried reproducing the problem with the XF 50-230mm for the past several days on both my X-T1 (with the new firmware 4.30) and my X-E2 (with the new firmware 4.0) and have had little luck making it happen (but it still happens occasionally but very infrequently now). It looks like the firmware updates … More Fuji X-T1 (fw 4.0) + 50-230mm Far Focus Issue – Reason Found