Mitakon Speedmaster 35mm f/0.95 ii tested

Two major parts of my style are shallow depth of field & the 50mm equivalent focal length. On the Fujifilm X series system that means 35mm primes due to the 1.5x conversion. I own Fuji’s XF35 1.4 R, XF35 2 R WR, and now Mitakon’s Zhongyi Speedmaster 35mm f/0.95 mark ii. This lens recently went …

On Vacation with Fuji’s X100F

Maybe this is the answer to the common question photographers hear, “What camera should I buy?”. The following images were taken with Fujifilm’s X100F on a trip to NYC as “Acros” Black & White JPEGs and lightly edited in Photoshop. For the last 4 months it’s been my daily carry/vacation camera. First of all I’ve …

Bullettime Seven Camera Rig

In the summer of 2016 I experimented with creating bullettime animated GIFs using multiple cameras. I wanted to animate a moment, frozen in time, from several angles. You might be familiar with the “bullettime” technique made famous by the original Matrix movie. Animated GIFs For years I’ve been incorporating animated GIFs in my wedding, engagement …

Fujifilm Mirrorless Cameras

In December 2015, at the Boston public library, I photographed my last wedding with DSLRs. Every shot I’ve taken since has been on Fujifilm mirrorless cameras. WARNING. The following is extremely nerdy Fujifilm camera-gear talk and meant for the curious photographer or techie. Click here to escape to pretty pictures. Why switch? First of all …