X100S shutter speed limit: dream or reality?

Started Apr 9, 2013 | Questions thread
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Re: Read the original DPR X100 review...
In reply to Ray Sachs, 2 months ago

So will going above 1/1000th decrease the flash light because it will decrease the aperture? I don't care if the image isn't light evenly. I just want to know if 1/1000 is the largest contrast between ambient light and flash light or if going higher than 1/1000 will give greater ratio between the two without cutting down on flash light due to smaller shutter aperture canceling out the the f stop aperture.

In this review you can see a flash shot where it was done at 1/4000 and f2. The background of the room is turned completely black. External flashes were used as well.

http://photographylife.com/reviews/fuji-x100s/4

Is this person canceling out the effect of the f2 shutter by using 1/4000 and narrowing the shutter aperture. Again, I don't care if there is vignetting.

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