The Essential Gear Guide for Minimalist Street Photographers (2018)

Street photography gear for the minimalist; sound like something you’re interested in?

What makes street photography special to me is that it’s by the people, for the people. Therefore, by its very nature, street photography is for minimalists. When working the street you need to be of a present mind and know your gear inside and out. Photos come and go in fractions of a second, so if you’re messing with gear physically or mentally it’s over. If you are digging in your bag it’s over. You’re either getting the shot or not. There’s zero forgiveness with street photography, so if you’re serious, embrace minimalism and focus on the craft.

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New Fujifilm GFX 50s X Series Firmware Boosts Performance of Various Cameras

Fujifilm is at it again, announcing firmware updates to six cameras coming over the next two months

As we all know, and has been extensively documented throughout their tenure in the digital interchangeable lens market, Fujifilm has a history of constantly implementing updates and improvements to their cameras for years after they launch. That history continues here today with the official announcement by Fujifilm of the impending release over the next two months of firmware updates to the [amazon_textlink asin=’B01MZARM64′ text=’GFX-50S’ template=’ProductLink’ store=’thephobl-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’9aec6626-3dbc-11e8-8086-775787a98a2b’] and five x-series cameras including the recently released [amazon_textlink asin=’B079PTRNKK’ text=’X-H1′ template=’ProductLink’ store=’thephobl-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’b169d8e2-3dbc-11e8-a0fb-1b3984df9c49′]. Continue reading…

Fujifilm Gets Three Cameras In National Geographic’s Top 10 Ranking

Fujifilm is absolutely killing it according to National Geographic

It is that time of the year folks. The time when every website that talks about anything ranks the top things they had to look at over the last year. We have our own similar posts coming, but today we wanted to highlight something for those of you looking for a solid camera for your travels.

National Geographic recently ranked their Top 10 Compact Cameras for Travelers and notably, Fujifilm led the rankings with three cameras in the top 10. In fact, the Fujifilm X-T2 was the top overall recommendation for the ‘traveler who wants the best model overall.’ It is hard to argue against the combination of Fujinon lenses and X-Trans Sensors. Continue reading…