Fujifilm Announces Major Firmware Update for Fujifilm GFX100

Fujifilm has announced a a new major firmware update for the Fujifilm GFX100 to come in June 2021.

GFX series’ flagship model continues to evolve

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TOKYO, April 22, 2021 – FUJIFILM Corporation (President: Kenji Sukeno) is pleased to release the latest firmware update for the “FUJIFILM GFX100” (GFX100) in June 2021. Continue reading “Fujifilm Announces Major Firmware Update for Fujifilm GFX100”

FUJIFILM Releases New Digital Camera Control Software Development Kit for X and GFX Series Cameras

FUJIFILM Releases New Digital Camera Control Software Development Kit
TOKYO, April 22, 2021 – FUJIFILM Corporation (President: Kenji Sukeno) is pleased to announce the release of the FUJIFILM X Series and GFX System Digital Camera Control Software Development Kit (SDK), which will help software developers integrate the functionality of FUJIFILM X Series and GFX System cameras into any applications that are currently being developed. Available on April 22, 2021 the SDK will allow developers to initiate the automatic transfer of images, from a supported Fujifilm camera, to a computer using a Windows*1 or macOS*2 operating system. Remote access to the basic controls of any supported Fujifilm camera is also supported. Information regarding the conversion of the RAW image data contained in Fujifilm’s proprietary RAF file is not provided with this SDK. Continue reading “FUJIFILM Releases New Digital Camera Control Software Development Kit for X and GFX Series Cameras”

Fujifilm GFX 50S Mark II to be Announced in 2021

Fujifilm GFX 50S Mark II camera to be announced in 2021. The company is planning to announce a new GFX 50S Mark II medium format mirrorless camera and it will replace the current  GFX50S model.

Fujifilm GFX 50S Mark II is expected to feature the same 50MP sensor as the current GFX 50S, and it will be cheaper than the GFX 100S. So the question is; can the 50MP sensor mentioned for the Fujifilm GFX 50S Mark II be a reorganization of the Sony a1 for medium format? Continue reading “Fujifilm GFX 50S Mark II to be Announced in 2021”

Sony 120MP Medium Format Sensor with Global Shutter

Sony released 120MP (127.68 Effective pixels) Medium Format Sensor with a global shutter. As you know Fuji GFX cameras uses a Sony medium format sensor.  So it’s a possibility that in near future, we might see Fuji GFX 120 or Fuji GFX 200.

The sensor is expected to be ‘used in industrial equipment cameras for a wide variety of applications [to] help to solve a variety of complex challenges, thereby contributing to the development of industry. Mass production of new sensor will begin in April of 2021. Continue reading “Sony 120MP Medium Format Sensor with Global Shutter”

Sony Announced a Medium Format 128MP Global Shutter Sensor

Sony announced a 128MP global shutter sensor. The sensor has a 56.73mm diagonal which is about the size of the sensor used by medium format cameras like the new GFX100.

The IMX661 sensor features Sony’s Pregius global shutter technology, which enables the ‘capture of motion distortion-free images.’ The sensor is expected to be ‘used in industrial equipment cameras for a wide variety of applications [to] help to solve a variety of complex challenges, thereby contributing to the development of industry.’

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Fujifilm GFX 100S User Manual now Available for Download

Fujifilm GFX100S User Manual, User Guide, Instructions Download, Fujifilm GFX 100S Owner’s Manual View Online. Free Download Fujifilm GFX 100S PDF User Manual, User Guide, Instructions, Fujifilm GFX 100S Owner’s Manual. Download Fujifilm GFX 100S PDF User Manual here.

The GFX 100S user’s manual and reference manual are now available for download .

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New Fujifilm GF Zoom Lens Coming in 2021

Fujifilm is planning to announce a new GF medium format zoom lens. The rumored Fujifilm GF Zoom Lens expected to arrive in the first half of 2021. The specific announcement date of this G mount lens is unknown at the moment.

Fujifilm has announced a lot of gear at the X Summit Global 2021 event. In addition to the all-new 100-megapixel, medium-format GFX 100S camera the company unveiled the GF 80mm f/1.7 R WR lens. With that said currently there are 2 Fujifilm G-mount lenses and 1 GF Teleconverter for the medium format series cameras: Continue reading “New Fujifilm GF Zoom Lens Coming in 2021”

FUJIFILM GFX100S Shipping Delay Notice

Fujifilm has issued an official statement, telling customers that the Fujifilm GFX100S won’t be shipping at the end of February like planned, but later. The Fujifilm GFX 100S is scheduled to start shipping on March 11, 2021, and it is expected to be one of the best selling mirrorless cameras in 2021. Fujifilm GFX 100S Pre-order, Availability & in Stock Tracker

The reason is that the pre-orders exceed Fujifilm’s expectations. Hence, Fuji says it will “take some time” until they’ll be able to ship the high-end medium format camera.

The Fujifilm GFX100S price tag is $5,999 and available for pre-order from AmazonB&HAdorama in the USA. It will cost £5,499 in EUAmazonDE / AmazonUK.

Best Lenses for Fujifilm GFX 100S | Best Memory Cards for Fujifilm GFX 100S Continue reading “FUJIFILM GFX100S Shipping Delay Notice”

Fujifilm GFX 100S Pre-order, Availability & in Stock Tracker

Welcome to BCN’s free Fujifilm GFX 100S pre-order, availability and in stock tracker.

The Fujifilm GFX 100S is a 102MP medium format camera with an image stabilized BSI-CMOS sensor that was officially announced on January 27th, 2021. It has a hybrid autofocus system with nearly 100% coverage and a multi-shot mode for capturing 400MP images of static subjects. It shoot a DCI or UHD 4K video with internal capture at up to 400Mbps or a choice of 10-bit 4:2:2 or 12-bit Raw output over HDMI. The compact body is weather-sealed, has an OLED info displays on the top, and a fixed 3.69M-dot OLED viewfinder. Its dual-hinged 3.2″ LCD can tilt for both landscape and portrait photography. The camera has two SD card slots (see best memory cards) and ports for a mic, headphones and remote control.

The Fujifilm GFX 100S is scheduled to start shipping on March 11, 2021, and it is expected to be one of the best selling mirrorless cameras in 2021. So, if you are interested or want to get as far to the front of the list as you can, you should probably go ahead and pre-order now. All the authorized Fujifilm dealers will not charge your card until they actually ship the item to you, and you can cancel it anytime. Continue reading “Fujifilm GFX 100S Pre-order, Availability & in Stock Tracker”

Best Memory Cards for Fujifilm GFX 100S

In this article we will cover the Best Memory Cards for Fujifilm GFX 100S camera. If you are looking for the best SD memory cards for Fujifilm GFX 100S, then check our top recommended & fastest SD cards for this medium format mirrorless camera.

The Fujifilm GFX 100S has dual SD memory card slots that both support the ultra-fast UHS-II SD cards.

The GFX 100S is Fujifilm’s fourth model in the series, offering a 102 megapixel sensor, 4K/30p video recording, and 6-stops of 5-axis in-body image stabilisation (IBIS). It shoot a DCI or UHD 4K video with internal capture at up to 400Mbps or a choice of 10-bit 4:2:2 or 12-bit Raw output over HDMI.

In order to get the ultra high read speeds and write speeds to get the best out of your Fujifilm GFX 100S camera, here we list the top recommended SD cards for the Fujifilm GFX 100S mirrorless camera based on the speed and price. Continue reading “Best Memory Cards for Fujifilm GFX 100S”