BillGarrett

BillGarrett

Lives in United States Silicon Valley, CA, United States
Joined on Apr 3, 2003

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  • I bought an X-A1 ten months ago as a way to dip my toe in the water of Fuji ILCs after being a Nikon DX shooter for many years. At $450 retail with a kit lens I felt the X-A1 was a reasonable...

  • Having an ND filter is still very important for shooting scenes with slower shutter speed when motion blur is desired.

  • Same here. When I decided to try mirrorless I started by looking at Sony because of their bodies and feature set. But the lenses weren't there. Lack of lenses is what caused me to LEAVE Nikon DX in...

  • These are beautiful pictures showing the spare, geometric design that was a fascinating part of midcentury modern design. While this power plant is well preserved because it's operational and...

  • Rob, I agree with your skepticism. I posted the same thoughts above before I saw your post here.

    Andy, I understand with your point about vacationers wanting convenience. I think about that, too,...

  • I don't understand the effort put in to producing lenses like this for FF. Why (would a customer) spend all the money on FF and carry the weight and size of FF -- presumably all for the image...

  • An 18-xxx zoom with variable aperture is, to me, a convenience lens even if it is waterproof. It's good that Fuji has released it because it fills a slot in their lens lineup. Some people will buy...

  • Your last slide also shows that the T is designed with a mounting thread that's off center. That's one of those things that's important to enthusiasts and pros that I'd expect them to get right....

  • Nikon talks about "taking steps to restore confidence" in the brand but this isn't a mea culpa for Nikon customers or an outline of how business practices will change. It's simply a disclosure to...

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