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Big Fujifilm Announcements: X100F, X-T20, XF50mm f/2 R WR and GFX!

· 19.January.2017

January 19th, 2017 will definitely become a day to remember. Fujifilm has just dropped a few significant announcements regarding the expansion of the X Series mirrorless camera system. Fujifilm launched two brand new cameras: X100F and X-T20, officially announced exact specifications of their medium format mirrorless camera GFX 50S, and introduced a new Fujinon XF50mm f/2 R WR lens.


Main features:

  • 24.3MP X-Trans CMOS III APS-C sensor
  • AF of 0.08 seconds, changeable magnification of the electronic rangefinder, shown in a small window as EVF at the bottom right corner of the optical viewfinder
  • Built-In ISO Dial

FujiLove coverage: “What is new on the X100F” by Sandro Georgi, “X100F First Look Video” by Nick Schreger
Official Fujifilm press release


Main features:

  • 24.3 megapixel APS-C sized X-Trans CMOS III sensor
  • X-Processor Pro
  • ACROS Film Simulation mode
  • AF-C Custom Settings

FujiLove coverage: “X-T20 First Impressions” by Take Kayo
Official Fujifilm press release

XF50mm f/2 R WR

Main features:

  • 9 lens elements in 7 groups including one aspherical ED lens
  • weight: 200g
  • fast and silent autofocus
  • the lens is weather-sealed

FujiLove coverage: “The New Fujicron: XF50mm f/2 R WR” by Take Kayo
Official Fujifilm press release


Main features: 

  • 43.8mm x 32.9mm, 51.4 MP CMOS sensor
  • X-Processor Pro
  • weight of approx. 1230g when paired with a standard lens (GF63mm F2.8 R WR)
  • 3.69M-dot organic EL electronic viewfinder
  • 2.36M-dot touchscreen LCD back panel
  • newly developed large diameter G Mount
  • newly developed ultra-high resolution FUJINON GF Lenses

FujiLove coverage: “Fujifilm GFX 50S” – Interview with Piet van Den Eynde
Official Fujifilm press release

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