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The uninhibited and the redundant ones: Roaming with X-A1 and X-M1 in 2024

The uninhibited and the redundant ones: Roaming with X-A1 and X-M1 in 2024

Farid RakunJul 15, 20240

Let me jump to conclusions this time (with elaborations further down): these two bodies are my most used cameras. They work well as a pair. Their size, ease, straightforwardness, and, most importantly, lack of customizable options, render them very suitable for my use (shooting only JPGs, with only two settings…

The Mesmerizing Glow

The Mesmerizing Glow

Dominik ScharfJul 10, 20241

Hello, my name is Dominik Scharf, but my friends call me Erdi. Somehow, I stumbled into the world of media and can’t seem to get out. I learned graphic design at 18, studied photography at 21, and now I work as an art director for audiovisual media. My interest has…

Kanchipuram – The Temple Town

Kanchipuram – The Temple Town

Ashok ViswanathanJul 8, 20241

Kanchipuram, one of those small towns in South India, about 75 km from Chennai, the capital of the state of Tamil Nadu. It’s not on every tourist’s map. Visitors come to Kanchipuram to visit the temples for which it is famous or to buy expensive hand-woven silk sarees for special…

The emotional and the special ones: How (on earth) I’m still using the X-Pro1 and X100 in 2024

The emotional and the special ones: How (on earth) I’m still using the X-Pro1 and X100 in 2024

Farid RakunJul 2, 20242

Back at the end of 2011/early 2012, while living as a student in the US, I made a purchase that (in retrospect) was formative. Having a relatively significant financial surplus in my bank account as a result of a government scholarship, I decided to invest in the Fujifilm X system…

Fuji X Passion Photography Magazine – June 2024

Fuji X Passion Photography Magazine – June 2024

fujixpassionJun 24, 20240

Hello everyone!The June issue has arrived. This edition features four fantastic and talented photographers and highlights their beautiful imagery, from portraits to landscapes. As always, each piece of work, each photograph, was made with a Fuji X camera.Contributors | SummaryStoriesby Stefan PanaitescuMy version of “Street” photographyby Jonathan FosterExploring the World…

A personal perspective through photography – Interview with Fran Balseiro

A personal perspective through photography – Interview with Fran Balseiro

Fran BalseiroJun 3, 20240

Thank you, Francisco, for the opportunity to learn more about you and the extraordinary work you have been doing for years and years. Could you start by introducing yourself to our readers?First, I want to thank Fuji X Passion magazine for their interest in sharing my work. My name is…

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Happy Third Birthday, Fujifilm X-E2!

Happy Third Birthday, Fujifilm X-E2!

Brandon PriceOct 13, 20160

I made the jump to Fuji in February of this year after I grew tired of waiting for Canon to release a formidable mirrorless camera. Panasonic, Olympus, Sony, and Fuji were all making serious strides in the mirrorless market, and I thought Canon was surely not far behind. But alas,…

One month with the Fujifilm X-H1

One month with the Fujifilm X-H1

Til JentzschApr 4, 20180

Luckily, I had already an early chance to get my hands on the Fujifilm X-H1 that has been announced on February 15th. My initial touch and try had been in December 2017. This was just a brief afternoon and was not more than getting a very first impression. What striked…

7Artisans 35mm F0.95 – Fuji, please have a look at this trend and join it!

7Artisans 35mm F0.95 – Fuji, please have a look at this trend and join it!

Gustaf JanssonAug 31, 202126

Disclaimer: The text you will read below is based on my own thoughts and experience with my copy of the 7Artisans 35mm F0.95. The lens was bought as used but in mint condition. I’ve also bought an unbranded lens hood in aluminum, partly because it keeps the front glass element…

INSIDE YOUR CAMERA BAG: Nikos Kouklakis

INSIDE YOUR CAMERA BAG: Nikos Kouklakis

Nikos KouklakisAug 20, 20190

My name is Nikos Kouklakis, I am from Chania – Crete, Greece, and I am an architectural Student in Vienna. For the Last two years I’ve changed my equipment from Nikon to Fujifilm. The reason is simple, not only the design and the ergonomy for Fujifilm is really nice to…

Peper Harow, the Fuji X-Pro2 and the Fujinon XF100-400mm

Peper Harow, the Fuji X-Pro2 and the Fujinon XF100-400mm

fujixpassionMay 11, 20164

Even the very name is redolent of past times, often characterised by sticking an e one the ende ofe everythinge. It’s a small, picturesque pre-Domesday Book village in the Surrey hills, largely famous for some of the rules of cricket being first applied there in the 1720s. Today it is…

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Friends, coffee and motorcycles in Buenos Aires

Friends, coffee and motorcycles in Buenos Aires

Friendships are often born out of common interests, such as motorcycles for example. And these interests are often the cement that unites friendships for a lifetime. And just a small pretext, like a simple “Shall we have a coffee?”, is enough to grab the helmet and jacket. A visual story by Marcelo de Coghlan. For a better reading experience, I suggest you listen to this music. Since I can remember, I…

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Premium/ Get the most out of your camera

Premium/ Get the most out of your camera

Surely many of us adore the output of the Fujifilm JPG engine. We all like to have our Provia, ClassicChrome or ClassicNegative film simulations at hand or maybe even use so-called “recipes”. It’s perfectly fine, but sometimes we like, wish, or have to deal with RAWs. Fuji X-T1 . @50mm…

Premium/ Capturing the World: A Comprehensive Exploration of the Fujifilm 18-55mm F2.8-4 Lens in Landscape and Travel Photography

Premium/ Capturing the World: A Comprehensive Exploration of the Fujifilm 18-55mm F2.8-4 Lens in Landscape and Travel Photography

Maurício ReisDec 13, 2023

In the dynamic realm of landscape and travel photography, choosing the right lens can be pivotal to the success of capturing breathtaking scenes and fleeting moments. The Fujifilm 18-55mm F2.8-4 lens has emerged as a versatile tool for photographers seeking a balance between image quality, portability, and creative flexibility. In…

Premium/ New Year’s Resolutions

Premium/ New Year’s Resolutions

fujixpassionJan 8, 2020

Another year has passed, we have entered 2020 and the first thing we would like to do is to thank all of you, our readers, for all your support since the birth of this project. We could not forget all the photographers who made this possible, by sharing with us…

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Sara-la-Kali – The path of the soul

Sara-la-Kali – The path of the soul

Elvio MaccheroniSep 12, 2023

Saint Sara the black, heart studded with starsshe spreads her…

Two cups of coffee and natural light

Two cups of coffee and natural light

Marcelo de CoghlanJun 11, 2020

I give thanks every day since, in this life of…

On the Tracks of the Krampus

On the Tracks of the Krampus

Elvio MaccheroniDec 2, 2022

“Like trying to hear snowflakesNo one can hear my callConsuming…

When the mountain calls, I won’t pick up

When the mountain calls, I won’t pick up

Sebastian WeidaJun 11, 2021

It’s midnight in the mountains. A storm is raging around…

Slow Salento

Slow Salento

Corrado FulviJun 23, 2023

Let’s try to explain Salento, and to try, we need…

Vespa Island

Vespa Island

Sebastian WeidaJul 13, 2020

“Where do all the Vespas come from?” Chaggy stops the…

Underwater photography with the Fuji X-T10

Underwater photography with the Fuji X-T10

Nikol ObrováNov 2, 20161

Hello Nikol! Could you please introduce yourself? Hi guys, thank you 🙂 My name is Nikol Obrová and I’m a professional photographer based in Prague, Czech Republic. I’m mainly a digital photographer but I also really love analog and instant photography – it’s a huge relax for me 🙂  And another very…

California Calling

California Calling

Ali HarfoucheJan 21, 20190

Mastering the use of colour, light and contrast, Ali Harfouche, from California, produced one of the most inspiring body of work we have seen lately. In this interview, Ali describes his workflow and the equipment he uses to shoot on the streets.   Hi Ali, could you please introduce yourself? My…

Black Lights and the Fuji X-T1

Black Lights and the Fuji X-T1

fujixpassionApr 5, 20160

This is quite an old project but thought it deserved to be resurrected… One of the first concepts I did when I got the X-T1 is to try out some black light photography. I’ll tell you the story first… Then I’ll get technical. This was a collaboration between myself, Omar…

Home to my roots with the Fuji X System

Home to my roots with the Fuji X System

David ThompsonFeb 1, 20178

I first got hooked on photography in the mid 1970s when I was about and my first SLR camera was a Pentax Spotmatic. At this time in my life I was training to become a teacher of Design and Technology and I used up nearly a whole terms grant to…

Photography Zines – Why paper-based publications are still relevant today

Photography Zines – Why paper-based publications are still relevant today

fujixpassionOct 25, 20200

I cannot say that I have a huge collection of photography books, but for years I have been adding to my small private library some titles by the authors that I most appreciate. However, very recently I surrendered to the passionate and vibrant world of zines. And there is a…

She said / He said 2

She said / He said 2

Dear Florin, The world of photography is foreign to me. I’ve been in front of your lens many times, but I never pay attention to the technicalities. I’d rather have a conversation with you anyway. And I think that is the reason why our work speaks. In our collaborations, the…

Five years with Fujifilm

Five years with Fujifilm

Bruno RibeiroApr 29, 2019

Hi Bruno! Thank you for your availability. Could you tell…

Ashok Viswanathan: X-Pro1 and Varnasi on the Ganges, India

Ashok Viswanathan: X-Pro1 and Varnasi on the Ganges, India

fujixpassionFeb 3, 2016

I have always wanted to visit Varnasi, a city I…

Night Photography: 12 Essential Techniques, with Fuji X cameras

Night Photography: 12 Essential Techniques, with Fuji X cameras

fujixpassionJul 22, 2016

I often discuss with my friends about the tips and…

An artistic expression

An artistic expression

Beñat BelazaAug 3, 2020

Thank you Beñat, for your time. Could you please start…

Portrait Photography with the Fuji X-Pro2

Portrait Photography with the Fuji X-Pro2

Robin BerviniFeb 14, 2020

Hi Robin! Could you please start by introducing yourself to…

The show must go on

The show must go on

Elvio MaccheroniJan 27, 2021

The show must go onInside my heart is breakingMy make-up…

So, this happened…

So, this happened…

Luís CostaJan 13, 2020

…I am now the proud owner of an X-Pro3, the…

Unanticipated Passion

Unanticipated Passion

Stanislav CekanSep 13, 2021

I am a passionate amateur photographer, and I come from…

Hey! Let’s talk a bit about shooting film

Hey! Let’s talk a bit about shooting film

Erlend GadeDec 16, 2021

Though I was born and raised in Norway, I feel…

Helios 44-4 Lens Review: A Swirly Bokeh Portrait Lens for $30

Helios 44-4 Lens Review: A Swirly Bokeh Portrait Lens for $30

Paul MauerJan 23, 20188 min read

The Helios 44-4 58mm f/2 is a vintage Soviet-era lens…

Leaving Nikon for Fujifilm

Leaving Nikon for Fujifilm

fujixpassionApr 26, 201612 min read

A BRIEF PREFACE: I’ve been photographing weddings all over the…

Fujifilm X-Pro1, and nothing else matters!

Fujifilm X-Pro1, and nothing else matters!

EddyApr 29, 20248 min read

Hi, My name is Eddy, and I’m 52 years old.…

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Fuji Rumors ➔ No Time to Read? It’s the MKII version of this lens here This is probably one of the most exciting rumors of…

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Fujifilm X-T4 ES (Extended Spectrum) Infrared Camera

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Fuji Rumors It remains a mystery to me why Fujifilm does not really update its lens roadmap anymore. It’s an error they are doing as…