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Ah Tuscany…

Once again, we are fortunate to have the work of Prentis Drew grace the pages of 2 Guys Photo.  He and his wife just returned from an adventure in Italy… an adventure that included driving: “about 1800 KM in a … Continue reading

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To Paris with Prentis Drew and a Fujifilm X100

2 Guys Photo friend, Prentis Drew (more information here) and I were once chatting about the merits of carrying around a smaller but still capable camera instead of a full DSLR kit.  As our readers no doubt know, Ed and … Continue reading

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Prentis on the X100

2 Guys Photo follower and contributor, Prentis Drew, has been trying out the Fujifilm X100 of late.  The X100 is a favorite of one of the Guys (Rey) and a camera that the self same Guy has been recommending for … Continue reading

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Daily Photo Phix: Walkin’ on a country road

Can you hear James Taylor singing it?  I almost could as I walked along this path recently. Sure, there’s no detail in the sky and the foreground is nothing special, but I was motivated by the way my eyes darted … Continue reading

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Daily Photo Phix: Sunday afternoon

A distinguished gentleman reads a newspaper as tourists and other park goers enjoy a warm Sunday afternoon. I wonder what he’d have to say about it? Didn’t ask… Fujifilm X100 at ISO of 350, f11, 1/60 second. Minor adjustments afterwards … Continue reading

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Daily Photo Phix: Dad

There’s little I can add to the title. He is my true hero and the manner of his existence proves it. Happy birthday, dad.  I love you… (Fujifilm X100, ISO 640, f2, 1/60 second.  A wee bit of fidgeting in … Continue reading

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Daily Photo Phix: Reaching

The pure joy of having a fixed compact capable of close focusing and wide open apertures to blur the background.  Sometimes it just works. Sometimes not. Fujifilm X100 at ISO 200, f4, 1/850 second.  Some contrast and sharpening adjustments in … Continue reading

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Impromptu

You’re a landscape photographer and you seek inspiration from the 3w.  Waving a google wand, you encounter breathtaking vista upon breathtaking vista.  Monument Valley.  The Grand Canal of Venice.  The hidden beaches of Phuket.  You shrug your shoulders, grab you … Continue reading

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Fujifilm X100 for HDR?

The Fujifilm X100 as point and shooter on steroids (i.e., fast fixed lens and APS-C sized sensor), as street shooter, as minimialist retro plaything? Sure, it’s all those things. But nobody’s really describing it as a good landscape camera… and … Continue reading

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The Fujifilm X100 as Street Cam

I could just as well have entitled this post: “Further Impressions of the Fujifilm X100“, having providing some initial thoughts here.  In that earlier piece, I revealed my mixed emotions (if you haven’t read it, you’ll note that I used … Continue reading

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Why I love, hate, love, hate, love… the X100

The Fujifilm X100 (manufacturer’s propaganda here), since the moment of its announcement through to its much delayed availability, has been one of if not the most hotly anticipated digital cameras of the digital age.  What’s all the fuss about?  Well, the … Continue reading

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