Two New Lenses! My Mission Is Complete!

When I first started using Fujifilm, I always intended to use all prime lenses (or mostly prime lenses). Today my mission is complete, as I add two new F/1.4 lenses to my system! I still only have a few lenses, as I recently sold a lot as you all know. Here are the lenses thatContinue reading “Two New Lenses! My Mission Is Complete!”

Why I’ve grown to love (and hate) the XC15-45mm

I’ve owned the XC15-45mm for the last four years, and used it quite extensively. I’ve grown to love it far more than I hate it, and there are some very good reasons too. Here are my thoughts… First, what I hate about the lens. For anyone who has used the XC15-45, you’ll know that theContinue reading “Why I’ve grown to love (and hate) the XC15-45mm”

A Visit To A Parc Slip Nature Reserve With A Diffuser Filter And The 23mm Prime Lens

I love visiting nature reserves, but Parc Slip is a place I simply don’t like for taking photographs. Don’t get me wrong, I love the place for walking and talking and admiring the scenery, but for images… It just doesn’t do anything for me. So what better opportunity to try out one of my newContinue reading “A Visit To A Parc Slip Nature Reserve With A Diffuser Filter And The 23mm Prime Lens”

Penllergaer Valley Woods with the 56mm at F1.2!

I had the opportunity to try out and review the Fujifilm XF56mm F/1.2 lens while visiting Penllergaer Valley Woods. It was a lovely spring day and a perfect opportunity to make the most of using this fantastic lens. Of course, I took many images as well as video, and you can see everything here! IContinue reading “Penllergaer Valley Woods with the 56mm at F1.2!”

Upcoming (potential) lens dilemma!

I have six great lenses that cover all the bases. The Fujifilm XF18-135mm, XC15-45mm and XC50-230mm, as well as the Viltrox 23mm F/1.4, TTArtisan 7.5mm F/2 fisheye and TTArtisan 40mm F/2.8 macro. Each lens has a specific use, the 18-135mm a general all purpose weather resistant walk around lens, the 15-45 a nice compact lensContinue reading “Upcoming (potential) lens dilemma!”