Fujifilm Autofocus While Zooming

When I started shooting Fuji X cameras, I noticed while shooting soccer and cross country that the continuous autofocus stops operating when I start changing the focal length on my zoom lenses. I often do this while following the players/runners. This is not a problem with Canon cameras which keep trying to maintain focus with their fast phase detection … More Fujifilm Autofocus While Zooming

Fuji X-T1 (fw 4.0) + 50-230mm Far Focus Issue – Reason Found

*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

Fuji X-T1 – Banding in Panoramas (Partial Solution Found)

It comes to no surprise to anyone who knows me that I love panoramas. Some people say you just need a wider lens* or you just need to focus on a traditional photograph to get better composition or you just need to crop a standard shot narrower, but these people miss the point. A traditional photo … More Fuji X-T1 – Banding in Panoramas (Partial Solution Found)