Cheap Photo: Some Fresh Fujifilm Instax Savings

Fujifilm has made a name for itself among photographers with their X-Series, but their real imaging money maker is none other than the Instax line which continues to be among the best selling imaging products on Amazon. They also make for great novelty gifts to clients after a shoot. Lucky for you, they are also on sale right now!

  • Fujifilm Instax Mini 90 ($55 Off) – Buy One
  • Fujifilm Instax Wide 300 ($45 Off) – Buy One
  • Fujifilm Instax Mini Twin Pack ($7 Off) – Buy Some
  • Fujifilm Instax Mini Monochrome ($5 Off) – Buy Some

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Fujifilm Introduces the Large Format Instax Wide 300 for Pro Film Shooters

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Fujifilm has introduced a new Instax Wide 300, a larger addition to the company’s camera line that uses large format 86mm x 108mm instant film. Aimed at professional and enthusiast film shooters; Fujifilm claims the Wide 300 will produce larger images suited for fashion photography, group shots at events, landscape scenes, and generally any use that needs a large detailed image.

The Wide 300 comes with all the comforts users expect with an Instax camera including a built-in optical viewfinder, electronic flash, plus 1/64 – 1/200 second shutter speeds. The camera also comes with a 95mm lens that can focus between two ranges at 0.9-3 meters and then three meters to infinity. Alternatively, the Instax Wide 300 comes with a close-up lens adapter for macro shots letting users get up to 15.5 inches away from the subject.

The Instax Wide 300 will be available next spring for $129.99, meanwhile Instax Wide film will come in twin packs of 20 for $31.99.

Aside from introducing a new larger format Instax camera, Fujifilm is also adding new colors for the rest of its instant film camera family. The Instax Mini 8 will be available in Raspberry and Grape later this spring as well for $99.99. Lastly, Fujifilm is adding a new Mini 90 in a classier shade of leather brown for $199.99.

Head on past the break for more images and specs.

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Zach Arias Shares His Street Photography Secrets in a New X-T1 Video

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Well-known photographer Zach Arias recently took to the streets of Marrakech in Morocco to promote the new Fujifilm X-T1.

While showing off its wonderful new features like its wireless capability, and its flip screen as well as the new Fuji lenses in the video, he sneaked in a few very useful tips on street photography, including looking for interesting backgrounds and foregrounds for framing elements, finding a local to let you in on the dos and don’ts, using your camera’s wifi connection, and pretending that you’re taking a photo of something else when taking candid photos of people. He’s even managed to promote the new Instax mini camera while he’s at it.

Make no mistake, this is not your typical promotion or tutorial video. What makes it even more worth watching is it also serves as a travel video, giving us a glimpse of the city, its narrow busy streets, and its colorful locals. Whether you’re looking for street photography tips, trying to see what the X-T1 can do, or just curious about Marrakech, you’re gonna want to watch this video.

See it after the jump.

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Review: Fujifilm Instax Mini 90

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When Fujifilm first announced their Mini 90 camera, folks everywhere either gawked at the expensive price or looked at it alluringly with lust and heart palpitations. Then we tried it, and actually kind of liked it. It’s totally a hipster camera, but that doesn’t mean that you should sit there and turn your nose away from it. In fact, the Mini 90 has a couple of cool features that will force you to think within a box and put an huge emphasis on unleashing your creative side by getting rid of the technical stuff.

And more than anything, it will be a pricey learning tool.

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