Riley JB - Photographer & Alchemist

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Calgary photographer, Riley JB, writes essays, photo stories, reviews & tutorials in his photographic Journal.

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Fujifilm X100s Review {Part II}: The Legend of Curly's Gold

It has been a couple of weeks now that I have owned the Fuji X100s and it still amazes me every time I use it. When I had the X100 I knew when I was using it. It was a bit awkward to use. I had to try and focus a few times. I did not realize it until I upgraded to the X100s, but I was more focused on the camera than making photographs with it. It did get in the way for me.

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Fujifilm X100s Review {Part I}:: What does the 's' stand for?

It was 2011. The Fujifilm X100 was first released to much critical acclaim. For me the retro look is what drew me into it. I pined for it for several months and finally bought it in November of 2011. My first impression of it was.. it sure looks great. I loved the files the camera was producing but the autofocus was hard for me to adjust to coming from a dSLR. I was expecting too much from this camera's autofocus and the more I accepted that this was not a dSLR the more I loved using it.

Fujifilm had definitely infected me with the bug.. of which there is no known cure.

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