Fuji x-mount news 2015 2016 2017
Introduction – Fuji x-mount
Fuji or Fujifilm starts to make very interesting Aps-C sized mirrorless cameras and lenses lately. Fuji recently appeared at Aps-C sensor sized mirrorless camera market with a revolutionary new sensor. The new Fujifilm cameras has a very interesting new interpolation which enables them to have them exceptional good low light availability. Fujifilm has a good reputation as film supplier, and makes compact and Dslr cameras as well. Fujifilm cameras is famous for their beautiful colors. My Fujifilm compact cameras produced better colors than my Canon and Nikon Dslrs.
Fujifilm XF 35mm f/2 R WR and 1.4x teleconverter
A new Fujifilm lens is coming, an “affordable” 399 USD Fujinon XF 35mm f/2 prime lens. The lens has 2 Ed elements, has an almost silent af system, and sealed against dust and moisture. The lens will be available from November 2015.
A new 1.4x extender is also reported to come, but at this time only can be used with the XF 50-140mm f/2.8 optics, it will be much more interesting on a new upcoming Fujinon XF 100-400 lens. The initial price of the FUJINON XF 1.4X TC WR extender will be 449 USD and will hit the shelves in December 2015.
For both equipment a firmware update is necessary on existing Fuji cameras.
Fujifilm X-T 10 camera can come soon.
Seems a X-T10 camera can come according to leaked announcement.
The camera will have a quiet and extremely speedy electronic shutter with a range of 60s – 1/32,000 sec. The camera has a 920K dot LCD screen. The camera has 5 different bracketing modes, and several creative filters as well. The iso sensitivity is topping at 51,200.
The camera has a pop-up flash. The camera can make timelapse shots as well. The EVF has 2,360k dots, and the camera has a 16.3 megapixel CMOS sensor. The camera has a metal body with 5 dials. The camera has an AF system with 49 af points.
Fujifilm XR 16mm f/1.4
New bright prime for Fujifilm X-mount cameras.
Bigger firmware coming for the Fujifilm X-T1
The v3 firmware gives a bunch of new functions for the Fujifilm Finepix X-T1 camera:
-Manual video modes (aperture, shutter speed priority)
-Editable quick menu
-The firmware give better video framerates (50,25,24 fps)
-Electronic shutter mode, with high speed
-WB settings recording possibility
Fuji X-mount lens roadmap update
At below link you can find how Fujifilm plan to release the new X-mount lenses in 2014 and 2015. There are three new lenses in the roadmap made by Zeiss as well, the Zeiss Touit 50mm/2.8 and the Zeiss Touit 32mm/1.8 and the Zeiss Touit 12mm/2.8. See the Fuji roadmap here
Fuji X30 is coming
The new Fuji X30 compact camera is announced with a 2/3″ X-trans II sensor. This is not an X-mount camera, I just put here in this article perhaps somebody interested. The camera has a nice usual retro look. The camera has two control dials for easier handling. The price of the new camera is 600 dollar. The camera has a die-cast magnesium body, intelligent Hybrid AF, can record Full HD video at 60fps. The camera has a 28-112 equivalent 4x zoom Fujinon lens.
Fuji x-mount news
Fujifilm XF 18-135 f/3.5-5.6R LM OIS WR lens is coming
Seems a new Fuji 18-135mm x-mount lens is coming. The lens price is 900 dollar. The lens construction consists of 4 aspherical and two ED elements. Image stabilizer claimed 5 stops effective by Fujifilm. Filter thread is 67mm. The lens has super EBC coating. The lens has inner focusing system and linear AF motor.
The newest expected Fuji mirrorless camera is the Fujifilm X-T1. The X-T1 camera will have a new 16 Megapixel X-Trans II CMOS sensor, ISO 200-6400 sensitivity range (extendable up to 51,200), weather-resistant body, a 2,36 Million dot OLED viewfinder, 8fps continuous shooting ability, and 6 programmable button. Wifi and smart phone connectivity also supported.
Read more about the Fuji X-T1 here
Fuji X-mount lens news
Seems many new Fuji X-mount lenses projected for 2015, see the existing lens-lineup below. The following lenses are projected for 2014-2015:
Fujinon XF 18-135mm f/3.5–5.6 R OIS WR: 27–202.5mm on Full frame.
Fujinon XF 16-55mm f/2.8 R OIS WR 24–82.5mm on FF
Fujinon XF 50-140mm f/2.8 R OIS WR 75-210mm on FF
There is also speaking about a fast wide angle prime and a super telephoto zoom lens.
Fuji x-mount cameras
Fujifilm X-T1 -2014 – 16Megapixel – newest camera expected in 2014
Fujifilm X-M1 -2013 – 16Megapixel
Fujifilm X-E1 -2012 – 16Megapixel
Fujifilm X-E2 -2013 – 16Megapixel
Fujifilm X-A1 -2013 – 16Megapixel
Fujifilm X-Pro1 – 2012 – 16Megapixel
Fuji x-mount lenses
Fujinon XF 14mm f/2.8 R
Fujinon XF 18mm f/2.0 R
Fujinon XF 23mm f/1.4 R
Fujinon XF 27mm f/2.8
Fujinon XF 35mm f/1.4 R
Fujinon XF 60mm f/2.4 R Macro
Fujinon XF 18-55mm f/2.8-4 R LM OIS
Fujinon XC 16-50mm f/3.5-5.6 OIS
Fujinon XF 55-200mm f/3.5-4.8 R LM OIS
Fujinon XC 50-230mm f/4.5-6.7 OIS
Fujinon XF 10-24mm
Fujinon XF 56mm f/1.2 R – 2014
Carl Zeiss Touit Distagon T* 12mm f/2.8
Carl Zeiss Touit Planar T* 32mm f/1.8:
Carl Zeiss Touit Makro-Planar T* 50mm f/2.8