X100 under heavy winter conditions (-20C or less)

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zyghom
zyghom Regular Member • Posts: 123
X100 under heavy winter conditions (-20C or less)
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I've been recently using X100 in the winter conditions and I'm quite surprised how good it responds to them. No lags, no steam on lens.

The only issue is: battery's short live.

But having 3 with me I'm quite ok.

So far I've tested it up to  -20C (real temperature) with heavy wind (so the perception could be even lower one).

I'm wondering if any of you have tested it in the "real" winter like -40C or less (in the mountains of course). Himalaya? Others?

Let's share please. For sure DSLR is not the choice for me when I have a dozen or so on my back. And the X100 is always in the leather case on my neck. Even without the lens cap.

Few pics from yesterday here:  Kolakchal Peak, Iran, -20C

Zygfryd

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