Fujinon XF100-400mm F4.5-5.6 R LM OIS WR vs AF-S NIKKOR 200–500mm f/5.6E ED VR

In the spare time I have made some shots with both lenses. Definitely this is neither a scientific analysis nor neutral comparison. This is because Fujinon was working on X-Pro2 – 24 Mpx, while Nikkor was on the D810 – 36 Mpx. Why this way? The simple answer: I don’t have any APS-C Nikon body. A bit more complex answer: Fujinon is an APC-C lens, so it’s natural way of working is with APS-C body. But Nikkor is a full frame lens – in it’s case the natural environment is the full frame body. So why would I use it with APS-C body? Especially when the majority of the weight is concentrated in the lens? Continue reading “Fujinon XF100-400mm F4.5-5.6 R LM OIS WR vs AF-S NIKKOR 200–500mm f/5.6E ED VR”

FUJINON XF55-200mm F3.5-4.8 R LM OIS

FUJINON XF55-200mm F3.5-4.8 R LM OIS
FUJINON XF55-200mm F3.5-4.8 R LM OIS

 

Generally I wanted to write something about one of the more interesting lenses, like one of the primes. But it happened that I went together with my family to the garden of Polish Academy of Sciences in Powsin. And as usually in such case, I decided to take with me only a basic, versatile set of gear. And this is why my bag was loaded with just three lenses, including the light, compact FUJINON XF55-200mm F3.5-4.8 R LM OIS. Continue reading “FUJINON XF55-200mm F3.5-4.8 R LM OIS”