FUJIFILM Released Firmware Updates for X-T2, X-T20, GFX 50S + Free X RAW STUDIO Software + X Acquire ver. 1.7

Fujifilm has announced its X Raw Studio Conversion System software and firmware updates for the X-T2, X-T20 and GFX 50S camera.

The software is essentially a viewer for the in-camera Raw converters that already exist on X and GFX series cameras. Fujifilm claims that X Raw Studio is more than twenty times faster than the SilkyPix-based converter. The macOS version is available for download today, with a Windows application to follow in February.

The software adjusts exactly the same parameters as on the camera and supports batch processing and saving conversion profiles. As of today only the GFX 50S and X-T20 are supported, with the X-Pro2 and X100F to follow in December, all via firmware updates. … Continue reading


Techart Canon EF lens to Fujifilm GFX 50S adapter announced

Techart announced the Canon EF lens to Fujifilm GFX 50S adapter with Autofocus & Aperture control.

The Techart EF-GFX adapter provides autofocus function as well as in-body aperture control for using Canon /Sigma EF-mount lenses on the Fujifilm GFX body.

The Techart Canon EF – Fujifilm GFX Autofocus Adapter is currently available for preorder at the official website. The recommended retail price is $499/pc. Free shipping will be provided during the promotion period. Delivery will commence from mid-October onwards. A 1-year warranty is included.

Techart unveiled the Canon EF lens to Fujifilm GFX 50S adapter

This means you can now use Canon EF lenses on the Fujifilm GFX-50S medium format camera thanks to Techart.

Techart Canon EF lens to Fujifilm GFX 50S adapter announced

The EF-GFX adapter currently supports AF-S mode for shooting and supports the lens Image Stabilization function (if applicable). Focal length and aperture data will also be saved into the adapter.

Techart is also working to unlock the AF-C and video-shooting feature. It is expected to be seen in future firmware release. The firmware of the adapter is user-upgradable and can be done by simply plugging the adapter into a computer via the Micro USB cable and running the update program.

Introducing Techart Canon EF – Fujifilm GFX Autofocus Adapter (EF-GFX)


Fujifilm GFX 50S camera released with three G-mount medium-format lenses

Fujifilm officially announces the GFX 50S camera with three new G-mount medium-format lenses.

Fujifilm GFX 50S camera combines an extraordinary 51.4MP medium-format (43.8 x 32.9mm) sensor, processor and design. As part of the GFX system, Fujifilm is launching newly developed, ultra-high resolution FUJINON GF lenses. All FUJINON GF Lenses have been designed to support sensors of over 100MP.

The first three G-mount lenses are the GF 63mm F2.8 R WR, GF 32-64mm F4 R LM WR, and GF 120mm F4 R LM OIS WR Macro models. Three additional lenses will be released by the end of 2017, including a 23mm F4, 45mm F2.8 and 110mm F2.

The GFX 50S camera will start shipping in late February with a price of of $6499/£6199 . … Continue reading


Fujifilm GFX 50S Price Rumored for $8,000 with Lens

Fujifilm GFX 50S Price Rumored for $8,000 with Lens

Fujifilm GFX 50S price is rumored to be around $8,000 value with body and a lens.

The medium format mirrorless shooter will feature 51.4MP 43.8 x 32.9mm CMOS Sensor. Powered by X-Processor Pro Image Processor, the sensor will provide ISO sensitivity range between 100-12800.

The Fujifilm GFX 50s is now in the hands of selected photographers. They are testing the camera and giving their feedback back to Fujiiflm. Meanwhile trusted sources claims that the Fujifilm GFX 50S price might be $8,000 with body and lens. … Continue reading


Additional Hasselblad X1D mirrorless camera coverage

Here is our additional Hasselblad X1D mirrorless camera coverage. Worlds first medium format mirrorless digital with an 50-megapixel CMOS sensor displayed at Photokina 2016 event.

The Hasselblad X1D body has a design in ergonomic and compact forms. With dust and weather-sealed body, it offers a native ISO sensitivity between 100-25600 range and is capable of 1080/30p HD video.

The medium format camera uses a new lens mount accepting XCD lenses. The 45mm F3.5 and a 90mm F3.2 lenses have been announced at launch. Hasselblad has a roadmap of 5 additional XCD lenses. The new XCD 30mm lens will cost $3,995 in the US. … Continue reading


Additional Fujifilm GFX 50S coverage

Here is an additional coverage of the Fujifilm GFX 50S mirrorless medium-format camera.

Fuj has unveiled the medium-format shooter at the Photokina 2016 event. According to the press text, the company will release the GFX 50S mirrorless digital camera in early 2017.

The medium-format MILC will feature the new FUJIFILM G Format 43.8 x 32.9mm sensor with an astonishing 51.4MP resolution. The system will consist of six FUJINON GF Lenses that will be introduced sequentially in early 2017.

The price of the t is expected to be well under $10,000. It is already listed at B&H. More details after the buzz! … Continue reading


Fujfilm GFX 50S mirrorless medium-format camera in development

Fujifilm GFX 50S Price Rumored for $8,000 with Lens

Fujifilm has announced the GFX 50S medium-format digital camera development at the Photokina 2016.

The Fujifilm GFX 50S mirrorless camera will feature the new G Format 43.8 x 32.9mm sensor with a 51.4MP resolution. The camera is built around a new ‘G mount’ that will include zoom as well as prime lenses. Six new FUJINON GF Lenses that will be introduced sequentially in early 2017.

The first three lenses will be the GF 63mm F2.8 R WR, a GF32-64mm F4R LM WR and GF 120mm F4 Macro. These are expected in early 2017. The 0.79x crop means these are a 50mm, 25-50mm and 95mm equivalent, respectively.

These lenses will be followed by a GF 23mm F4 R LM WR and GF 110mm F2 in Mid 2017 and a GF 45mm F2.8 R WR in late 2017. Fujifilm GFX 50S with 63mm standard prime kit will be priced  under $10,000. … Continue reading


Fujifilm Medium Format Camera will be on display at Photokina 2016

Fujifilm is allegedly working on a new medium format camera. Fuji might display a mock-up or prototype of the rumored medium format camera at Photokina 2016 event.

The rumor mill were in talks of a future medium format camera by Fuji for a long time. It will feature a large 50-megapixel image sensor that will be made by Sony. The product will also include three new lenses.

According to trusted sources, the new camera will come along with two prime and one zoom lens. It will have a DSLR style design with more affordable price. More buzz after the break! … Continue reading


Hasselblad X1D vs Pentax 645z Comparison

Here is a quick review and comparison for the Hasselblad X1D vs Pentax 645z high-end cameras with medium format sized image sensors.

Mirrorless cameras are becoming serious altenatives to DSLR cameras thanks to their size/weight advantages. Hasselblad X1D is a mirrorless camera while the Pentax 645Z is a Pro DSLR model. Both cameras provides medium format sensor around 50-megapixels in resolution. Let’s have a brief look at the main features of Hasselblad X1D vs Pentax 645Z.

Hasselblad X1D offers a native ISO sensitivity between 100-25600 range and is capable of 1080/30p HD video. The company also claims 14 stops of dynamic range and an ISO range 100 of 25,600. The Pentax 645Z camera features an articulated 3.2-inch LCD, top ISO of 204,800, 3 fps continuous shooting, and 1080/60i video. … Continue reading


Hasselblad X1D Announced: The First 50-Megapixel Medium-Format Mirrorless Camera

Hasselblad X1D announced as the worlds first medium format mirrorless digital with an 50-megapixel CMOS sensor.

Along with the medium format MILC two new lenses are also announced. They are the XCD 90mm f3.2 and XCD 45mm f3.5. An 30mm optic will be added to these XCD lenses shortly at Photokina 2016.

Hasselblad X1D uses a very familiar 50-megapixel medium-format CMOS sensor. It offers a native ISO sensitivity between 100-25600 range and is capable of 1080/30p HD video. The company also claims 14 stops of dynamic range and an ISO range 100 of 25,600. … Continue reading