Fujifilm Launches First GF Zoom Lens For Medium Format Mirrorless Cameras

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Fujifilm has introduced the supply of its first GF-mount telephoto zoom lens, the Fujinon GF100-200 f5.6 R LM OIS WR. With a 35mm equal focal size of 79-158mm, the GF100-200 is right for nature and panorama images purposes, including on to Fujifilm’s GF sequence of medium-format optics, now totalling 9 lenses.

A most f-stop of f5.6 means ideally suited separation between topic and background when used with Fujifilm’s line of GF-mount cameras: the already-released GFX 50S and GFX 50R. With micron-level precision within the manufacturing course of, the lenses have highly effective resolving power that's suitable with Fujifilm’s 100MP+ cameras. It can resolve optimally on the model’s upcoming high-resolution flagship mannequin, which remains to be presently beneath growth. 

The Fujinon GF 100-200 f5.6 R LM OIS WR. Picture: Fujifilm

The lens weighs in at 1,050g, with an external diameter of 89.5mm and size of 183mm. Aperture modifications are in third stops, with a rounded diaphragm for nice defocus. It has a 67mm diameter filter thread.

The lens features a CIPA-standard 5.0-stop stabilisation for efficient hand-held taking pictures even with high decision sensors, and a strong construct with Fujifilm’s WR pedigree, which means that it's immune to mud and climate, and is succesful to be operated at temperatures right down to -10°C.

Inside, 20 parts in 13 teams embrace two Tremendous ED and one Aspherical factor to cut back subject curvature, and chromatic aberrations for superior resolving power. A linear motor for autofocus means quiet and fast taking pictures, with a mechanical system to repair the main focus place when the camera is powered down.

The Fujifilm GF lens lineup. Picture: Fujifilm

Minimal focus distance on the lens ranges from 0.6m on the huge finish to 1.6m on the telephoto finish, with a 0.2x most magnification issue. Angle of view ranges from 30.6° to 15.6°. It's also suitable with the GF1.4X TC WR, extending its focal size vary to 140-280mm (111-221mm at 35mm equal).

Retailing at SGD 2,999, the Fujinon GF100-200 f5.6 R LM OIS WR is out there domestically in Singapore from 14 February 2019. It can include front and rear lens caps, hood, pouch and tripod collar foot.

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Source : VRZone.com