XF23mm f1.4 R – is the Classic still worth buying in 2022?

After three months of delay, the successor of the classic XF23mm f1.4 R has finally arrived on our shore this month. While the price of the newly launched lens is priced at USD 900, the predecessor is easily available between USD 600 to 700~ ish. Is it worth saving the $200 ~ $300 difference? InContinue reading “XF23mm f1.4 R – is the Classic still worth buying in 2022?”

XF23mm f1.4 WR: The Last Piece of The New Generation Trinity Lens

First and foremost, I appreciate Mr. Keitaro So, Divisional Head of Fujifilm Asia Pacific, for his generosity in providing the loan for the XF23mm f1.4 R LM WR and Fuji X-S10. By the time this review is online, the units had returned back to Fujifilm Asia Pacific. On a side note XF23mm f1.4 WR (IContinue reading “XF23mm f1.4 WR: The Last Piece of The New Generation Trinity Lens”

Looking back my Japan trip in monochrome

It was a blink of an eye that 2 years has passed since my last overseas holiday trip. It was in November 2019 and then covid-19 begans. Friends who know me and follow my Instagram are kinda irate about me sharing my belated Japan trip photos since early this year. (It is coming to anContinue reading “Looking back my Japan trip in monochrome”

Staycation with XF23mm f1.4 WR

It’s the time of the year where people spend their holidays overseas. Although there are countries open up with the Vaccinated Travel Lane (VTL), we decide to have a short staycation in one of the hotels in the heart of the Singapore shopping belt. All thanks to Mr. Keitaro So, Divisional Head of Fujifilm AsiaContinue reading “Staycation with XF23mm f1.4 WR”

My “40mm” point of view

In 2012, Canon announced the EF 40mm F2.8 STM. It was one of the affordable and compact lenses in the whole EF lenses lineup. As this lens could allow my Canon 6D to be more compact and lightweight, I bought it without hesitation. I cannot say it has the best image quality that this brandContinue reading “My “40mm” point of view”

XF18mm F1.4: Welcome to the F1.4 Family

First of all, I would like to thank Mr. Keitaro So, Divisional Head of Fujifilm for providing the loan for X-S10 and XF18mm F1.4. The units were loaned from Fujifilm Asia Pacific and had returned back to them. All the shots shown here are taken by me and some shots are minor edit inside theContinue reading “XF18mm F1.4: Welcome to the F1.4 Family”