Photokina 2016 is coming soon. Many among us is eager to know what the manufacturers will launch this summer at Köln. Here are my predictions according to many rumours on the web and my own speculations. • The stars near each product is my expectation rating from 1 to 5 (least to most expected) LEICA new … Continue reading Photokina 2016 : what to expect
After my Complete switch from Fuji to Sony last year, I had the chance (thanks to Fuji Lebanon) to test the Fuji X-Pro 2 , with XF35/2R WR , and I borrowed the XF56/1.2R and XF50-140/2.8 R LM OIS WR from a friend to complete the test - as I don't have any Fuji item left in my closet, not … Continue reading When I tested the X-Pro 2
This is a Quick (non scientific) High ISO Test between Sony A7s, A7II, Nikon Df, and Sony A6000 Lenses used in the test : Sony/Zeiss 35/2.8ZA on A7s A7ii, Nikon 35/2.0 AF-d on Df and Sony/Zeiss 24/1.8ZA on A6000. All Shots taken handheld. A7s-A7II-Df-A6000 ISO 25,600 A7s For Some Reason, the A7s has some … Continue reading A7ii vs A7s vs A6000 vs Df High ISO comparison
Here is a list of my favorite gear I used in 2015 after I said Goodby to Fuji and Welcome to Sony. My Leica M240 and Nikon Df are still my favorite cameras Favorite Interchangeable Lens Camera : 1st- Leica M240 , 2nd- Nikon Df Favorite Lens: 1st- Leica 50 Summilux, 2nd- Nikon 70-200/2.8 … Continue reading My Favorite Gear 2015
I had the Fuji X-Pro 1 since June 2012 ... and it was my main camera for 18 months before I got the Nikon Dƒ early 2014. After I got the Dƒ, the X-Pro1 was rarely used, as I was using the Dƒ and Leica M240 most of the times. I decided to convert the … Continue reading Goodbye Fuji, Welcome Sony !
It seems that Nikon will announce Finally a grip to the Df , sometimes soon. The grip will have quick access to battery and SD card compartment , it will be made from Aluminum, priced at around J¥ 16,200 (around 138 USD) , and will be named : Df-GR1 , weighting 95g.
In a previous post , I mentioned 7 Reasons why I prefer the Dƒ over the X-T1 ... On March 2014, I posted a small review about the X-T1. You can check this review HERE. In this post , I will mention 7 Reasons why I prefer the X-T1 over the Dƒ The X-T1 is considerably … Continue reading 7 Reasons why I prefer the X-T1 over the Dƒ …
In March 2014 , I had to choose between the Fuji X-T1 and the Nikon Df to add to my Gear. You can check my gear HERE. Before the launch of the Df I was planning to downgrade my Nikon system and replace it gradually by the Fuji system. But when the Df was introduced, … Continue reading 7 Reasons why I prefer the Dƒ over the X-T1 …
Size Comparison between the Fuji XF 50-140mm f2.8 WR on X-Pro 1 ( 1.44 kg) and Nikon 70-200mm f2.8 VR II on Df (2.64 kg)
After all the hype about the Fuji X-T1, I had the chance to play with it for 45 minutes yesterday. Here are my first quick impressions : HANDLING: When I first held it, I felt it's heavy with respect to its very compact size. It's as heavy as my X-Pro1. But it's very well built. … Continue reading FUJI X-T1 first impressions – UPDATED –