Fujifilm is certainly so familiar to us. The Fujifilm is famous digital cameras with advanced features. Not only digital cameras, Fujifilm also manufactures camera lenses. One of them is Fujinon XC 35mm F2. Unlike expensive Fujifilm lenses, the Fujinon XC 35mm F2 has a low price. Despite having a low price, the lens has a capable ability to take pictures.
This lens is no less good than other Fujifilm lenses in producing photos. What are the advantages of the Fujinon XC 35mm F2 lens? The following is a review of the features of the Fujinon XC 35mm F2.
Fujinon XC 35mm F2 Body
The most noticeable thing about the lens body is very small size. Large lens is just enough to hold hands. So the Fujinon XC 35mm F2 lens is very compact to carry when traveling.
The body made of metal / metal, so it feels cold when held. In addition, the lens is also very lightweight. This, will be felt when you first hold the lens. This model has a unique shape. Where the front diameter is smaller than the rear diameter. Unique. This lens is available in two colors, namely black and silver.
Like other weatherproof lenses from Fujifilm, they are dustproof, splashed and can be operated at temperatures up to -10 ° C. Behind the body, the Fujinon XF 35mm F2 comes with a 9-element construction in 6 groups including 2 ED elements to ensure minimal distortion.
Despite having a cheap price compared to other Fujifilm lenses, the Fujinon XC 35mm F2 is still equipped with various advantages. Here are the advantages possessed by the lens:
The Fujinon XC 35mm F2 lens is equipped with good autofocus speed. In addition, the machine used is also so quiet that no movement can be heard. This is because the Fujinon XC 35mm F2 carries an internal focus system and stepping motor. In fact, the Fujinon XC 35mm F2 lens has good focus when in low-light conditions.
Fujinon XC 35mm F2 is a sharp lens. The best aperture on this lens is at f / 2 to f / 11. The bokeh produced by f / 2 is amazing, though not as powerful as the bokeh produced by his older brother XF35mm f / 1.4. Quite a number of food bloggers use the Fujinon XC 35mm F2 lens to take pictures of food and drinks at cozy cafes. So you rarely see the effect of a very creamy blur.
Ensuring optimal image quality is 9 elements in 6 groups that are designed to combine two EDs and two elements that work to minimize distortion and distortion for clean images. Also, Fujinon XF 35mm F2 has a Nano-GI coating that dramatically limits the effects of ghosting and flare.
For operation, the Fujinon XF 35mm F2 lens is equipped with aperture ring for aperture control when desired. The Fujinon XF 35mm F2 also has a fast internal focus AF system that can lock to subjects in just 0.08 seconds.
Behind its advantages, the Fujinon XC 35mm F2 has several disadvantages too. First is the absence of Optical Image Stabilization. If you are in low light conditions such as at night, then not carrying a tripod where Optical Image Stabilization is very important.
Although the aperture opening is quite large, but sometimes it is not enough and requires us to raise the ISO. The Fujinon XC 35mm F2 is also friendly to landscape photo photographers.
Even though 35mm or 50mm at full-frame is a favorite focal length, it still has limitations when taking landscape photos. Fujinon XC 35mm F2 is not intended for landscape.
Fujinon XF35mm F2 R lens is a fix lens or prime lens with a 35mm focal length that cannot be changed. This 35mm APS-C lens is equivalent to a 50mm focal length on a fullframe camera.
This focal length is suitable for all-around use, especially those who like to take portraits or street photography. Fujinon XF 35mm F2 R is sold at US $ 400. For the Fujifilm XF 1.4x TC WR converter, the price is US $ 450.