Using Fujifilm X Cameras
Fujifilm X cameras combine cutting-edge technology with traditional styling. This lineup consists of high-end cameras aimed at professional photographers and keen enthusiasts. The X series isn't characterized by a single common lens format, sensor size, or technology; rather, it emphasizes the control needed by the user.
Fujifilm X series cameras offer a range of options for all types of photography.
What Is a Mirrorless Camera?
Unlike a traditional camera, a mirrorless camera doesn't feature a complex reflex mirror system, and it accepts a range of lenses. This means that you can use different Fujifilm X Series lenses on these cameras.
These Fujifilm cameras also have thinner bodies because they don't use mechanical mirrors to switch the scenes between the optical viewfinders and image sensors. They generally offer electronic viewfinders that let users see a preview of images on the screen. Even better, Fujifilm digital cameras come with built-in contrast and phase-detection sensors for quick autofocus. They're also compatible with Fujifilm dye sub printers to help you easily print out your photos.
How Are Mirrorless Cameras Different From DSLRs?
With a DSLR, light enters the lens and hits a reflex mirror in front of a sensor. It then reflects up into a pentaprism that transmits it to the optical viewfinder. Mirrorless X series cameras don't have this mechanical mirror system. This gives them the capability of taking more than 20 images per second. DSLRs can only manage 14 images per second. If you enjoy taking photos in burst mode, then a mirrorless camera serves you better.
Why Are Fujifilm Mirrorless Cameras Better?
The absence of the mirror and autofocus mechanisms makes X cameras lighter and more compact than traditional cameras, which is why they're especially effective for travel photographers. These cameras help keep camera carrying bags light and more comfortable for on-the-go shooting. In addition, with less moving parts, these Fuji cameras are much quieter. This is a huge advantage for professional photographers, such as wedding and wildlife photographers, who want to take quiet and undisturbed shots.
High video resolution is standard with all X series cameras, regardless of price. If you're looking for instant shots, you'll want to keep a Fujifilm Instax camera in your bag at all times.
Fujifilm X series cameras are built with different types of photographers in mind. If you'd like to know more, contact B&H Photo!