Category: Photography

Testing Fujifilm XF23mm F2 in Vietnam

Testing Fujifilm XF23mm F2 in Vietnam

Bought and tested the new Fujifilm XF23mm F2 on my X-T1. Initially worried about close-ups at wide open, the concern is actually unfounded. Look at this shot at F2, it is simply tack sharp although I am missing the bokeh of my XF35mm F1.4.

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Room 3503

Room 3503

What do you do when you are stuck in your room on a stormy day in a Phuket resort? Shots taken using a Fujifilm X-T1 with XF35mm F1.4R lens. Edited raw images in Adobe Lightroom using various profiles.

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Ipoh Old Town

Ipoh Old Town

School trip to Ipoh, Malaysia, shot with Fujifilm XT1 and XF 35mm lens.

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Spring in Kyushu Island

Spring in Kyushu Island

Kyushu Island (Fukuoka – Kumamoto – Kurokawa – Yufuin – Fukuoka), Japan in April 2015 with Fujifilm XT1 and XF35mm lens. It kept raining and it was colder than expected but we managed to catch the cherry blossom season in time.

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Test Fujifilm XF Lenses Online

Test Fujifilm XF Lenses Online

Fujifilm has launched a very useful website for customers to test how the XF lenses. This will also prove to be a very useful site for DSLR and mirrorless beginners to learn about different focal lengths and apertures. http://fujifilmxmount.com

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Winter in Shanghai

Winter in Shanghai

Shot with Fujifilm XT1 and XF35mm lens in Provia. Excellent combination for travel although I sometimes wished it could be wider. I also tested fast action photography at the Merry-go-round and I think XT1 has passed the test. Looking forward to more shoots with the XT1.

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Nissin i40 Flash with Fujifilm XT1 Graphite Silver

Nissin i40 Flash with Fujifilm XT1 Graphite Silver

I have finally jumped into the mirrorless world recently after lugging heavy Nikon and Canon DSLRs around for a decade. My first DSLR was the venerable Nikon D70. Since then, we have seen many exciting digital cameras come and go. However, DSLRs are killing my back and I am no longer travelling with one. Instead, I have often shot travel […]

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50 Beautiful Examples of Black and White Photography

50 Beautiful Examples of Black and White Photography

My Family by Martin Bennett Anybody can pick up a camera and take a picture, but it takes a skillfull photographer to utilize composition, exposure, and aperture to take a magnificent photograph. If you don’t agree check out this great quote by Sam Haskins. “A photographer went to a socialite party in New York. As he entered the front door, […]

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One Night in Hanoi

One Night in Hanoi

I had one night stopover in Hanoi. Shot with iPhone 5.

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Soul of Seoul

Soul of Seoul

Shot with iPhone 5. Wish I have a better camera with me though.

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