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How to Clean Dust from a Fujifilm Mirrorless Camera [COMPLETE GUIDE]

There was a time when I was reluctant to clean dust from my camera. Cleaning the exterior camera body was OK, but opening the camera, exposing and cleaning dust from the sensor was a scary operation for me. I made a lot of research and tries, ended up with my own method and tools. I […]

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Sports photography with Fuji at high ISO : less noise, more details

I shoot sports in gyms or local arenas a lot : basketball, icehockey, handball, roller derby… Players move fast, so I usually set the shutter speed to 1/1000s on my Fujifilm X-T2. Moreover, I also use the largest possible aperture, f2.8, as theses places are never lit enough. Here are the lenses I shoot with […]

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Why did I choose the Fuji X-T2 as my camera for sports photography ?

As an independent photographer, I shoot various subjects. One of my favorite topics for a few years has been sports photography. At first, I started because my son played basketball. As every loving parent, I came often to see the kid team play, and got a little bored on my bench. So I started taking […]

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Fuji X-T2 : my settings for streetphotography

Hi ! Here in Paris, France, conditions have just been ideal for streetshooting. Some days, I go even out twice, one in Paris, one in my hometown, Meudon. So this morning, while commuting back home, I thought about writing a post on the settings I use for the exposition settings with my Fuji X-T2… Light […]

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Fuji XT-2 Raw & worm effect why I chose Capture One.

Worm effect in my leaves during post-processing, what can I do ? Fuji X-T2 Raw editing with Capture One, Luminar, On 1, Lightroom and Iridient X Transformer ? My experience… Spring came out of nowhere 3 weeks ago, bringing with it small and tender leaves and flowers. I got photography fever… I went out several […]

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9 ergonomic differences of Fujifilm x-t2 and Canon 5dM3 when shooting sports

As you maybe know, I recently switched from a fullframe DSLR to a mirrorless camera. Beforehand, I had a Canon 5dMIII, which gave me great pics, but was heavy for me, my back, my arms… Sometimes, I was so clenched on the camera my hand hurt even one day after the shooting. That’s the reason […]

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A simple way to switch focus from left to right for sport photography with the Fuji X-T2

When shooting sport photography with a Canon 5dM3, I used back focus buttons : I assigned the left one to AF-ON and the right one to * (AE Lock). On the field, I then focused with the right or the left button with one interaction and shot the picture with the shutter button. I got […]

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A simple way to expose for street photography with the X100F

english version When out on the streets, I set up my camera so that I can snap a picture only with a framing and a click. This does not mean I want to take all of my pictures this way : sometimes I take the time to think about focus and exposition and toggle the […]

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A simple way to zone focus with the Fuji X100F

english version What is zone focus ? When out for street photography, I like to use zone focusing, and set my lens to the hyperfocal distance. With the Fuji X100F, and an aperture of f5.6, the hyperfocal distance is at 5 meters. So if I prefocus my camera to this distance, I know that everything […]