Following on from yesterday’s video the place I talked a bit about how I take my Instagram pictures, I believed I’d do a ‘overview’ of my Fujifilm XT-2 camera, and as I all the time prefer to remind you guys, I’m no digicam skilled so excuse the dearth of technical lingo. I prefer to learn evaluations that make sense to me, so digicam consultants look away while I attempt to clarify my love for this digicam.
I used to be first launched to it by Carrie, who had been looking down the right on-the-go weblog and Instagram digicam. She let me have a play with it and I completely fell in love. I’m very fortunate that my job and enterprise has little or no overheads which implies I can splash out a bit on tech gadgets, so I’ve an excellent assortment of cameras. I splurged on the Canon 5d III some time in the past and use it for my sit-down movies and images at dwelling. However it’s a big digicam and I discovered that I might dread taking it out with me because it felt like an inconvenience, so I needed a smaller digicam however one which has interchangeable lenses in order that the standard was nonetheless nice. Up to now I’ve tried different mirror-less cameras just like the Canon EOS M however I wasn’t impressed so let me let you know why this one ticked all of the bins for me…
Let me simply level out the apparent; it seems good. It shouldn’t actually matter what a digicam seems like however in case you’re going to be strolling round with it hanging off your shoulder or throughout your torso, it helps if it seems good. I like the sturdy, retro look of the graphite silver and black physique.
On the subject of utilizing the digicam itself it’s so straightforward to make use of and I can affirm that even those that don’t know learn how to use a digicam can use this as a result of if my husband can, anybody can. The entire settings are exterior on the highest which means that you simply don’t need to fiddle round with the settings to get the fitting mild or depth of subject to your pictures. The f cease is on the lens itself and is admittedly satisfying to vary forwards and backwards and the ISO and shutter velocity are proper on the highest of the digicam. There’s a joystick on the again of the digicam to maneuver across the AF, which when explaining ‘put the inexperienced field round my face to Wealthy’, is admittedly helpful. You may lock the dials in place or rapidly transfer them round while taking pictures and I’m obsessive about the digital viewfinder as a result of once you look via it you’ll be able to virtually visualise what the completed photograph goes to seem like.
The digicam does additionally movie in video mode and in 4K too however I don’t use it that always for video. I simply discover that for vlogs my Canon G7X is less complicated but when I need to get some further photographs I exploit the Fujifilm and simply attempt very arduous to not shake. My favorite function of this digicam, which most cameras do have by now, is the WIFI as I can simply and rapidly get the pictures I take onto my cellphone and edit and publish them to Instagram virtually instantly.
It’s reignited my love for images and I hardly ever exit the home with out it now. Most of my pictures on Instagram are taken on this digicam, not as a result of I believe the cellphone high quality isn’t ok, simply because I take pleasure in utilizing the digicam a lot.
It’s not low cost although, it’s a hefty worth to pay however evaluating it to different mirror-less cameras I’ve tried, it’s one other degree. I wouldn’t name it an entry degree digicam due to the worth, however when it comes to usability it’s undoubtedly appropriate for learners and in case you love your images and need to be much more versatile with it, then this can be a nice digicam to purchase. I additionally bought the separate 23mm 1.4 lens which is nice for outfit pictures, portraits and flat lays however it’s a set lens so it doesn’t zoom, which I don’t thoughts.
I’m so pleased with this buy and so I simply needed to share my ideas! Hope this was useful.