Tag Archives: Fujinon XF56mmF1.2 R

Fujinon XF56mmF1.2 R vs Fujinon XF56mmF1.2 R APD

If you’re a little confused about the difference between the Fujinon XF56mmF1.2 R and Fujinon XF56mmF1.2 R APD Zed ProMedia has made it really simple to understand the difference. I personally own the Fujinon XF56mmF1.2 R because I like that PDAF works with it and I utilize the extra light gathering capability, but I can appreciate why people […]

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Samyang 50mm F1.2 AS UMC vs. Fujinon XF56mmF1.2 R

image courtesy of Mirrorlessons Companies like Samyang and the companies that rebrand their lenses like Vivitar, Falcon, Rokinon, Walimex, Bower, Opteka, Bell and Howell, Polar, and Pro-Optic target a more price conscious audience than first party lenses, but that doesn’t mean their lenses aren’t competitive in a price/performance analysis. It’s good to see a thorough comparison of the Fujinon XF56mmF1.2 R […]

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More Portraiture With Damien Lovegrove

Damien Lovegrove’s series on portraiture continues in his latest natural light video using the Fujifilm X-Pro 2 and Fujinon XF56mmF1.2 R. Via Fujifilm

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Damien Lovegrove Band Stand Shot Tutorial

Fujifilm is working diligently to provide photographers with new resources since updating the official Fujifilm-X website. In this video Damien Lovegrove walks us through his thought process while shooting a model with his Fujfilm X-Pro 2 and Fujinon XF56mmF1.2 R. I haven’t done much work with models, but I always find watching others give direction interesting. Via Fujifilm

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Fujifilm X-Pro 2 IR Photography

If you’re an original Fujifilm X fan like me, than you’re probably aware of how IR sensitive their cameras can be. They aren’t quite full spectrum cameras, but you can capture some unique shots with just a large R72 infrared filter and step down/up rings like I did the other day at Morikami.

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