XF 90mm f/2 R is on the roadmap

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wyldberi
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Re: XF 90mm f/2 R is on the roadmap
In reply to JS Burnie, 4 months ago

JS Burnie wrote:

+1 for macro. I was really hoping to get a longer focal length macro. Not sure now whether I will end up with the 60mm, but since I have the 56mm I will just wait and see what the 90mm offers.

I think Fuji needs to concentrate more on AF performance than issuing a new macro rated lens. There are plenty of options for third party manual macro lenses. The focus mechanism for a good macro needs to be geared differently to provide improved close focus accuracy. This slows AF performance. That's the compromise that came with the 60mm.

I like the 60mm when mounted on my X-E2.

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