Just as we get information of the Canon EOS RP launch, Fuji has simply introduced the X-T30 and XF 16mm F2.Eight lens. The successor to the favored X-T20 which inherits a lot of options from the X-T3.
The digital camera physique retails for $899 USD & the lens for $399 USD.
- 26.1MP APS-C X-Trans BSI CMOS 4 Sensor
- X-Processor Four with Quad CPU
- DCI and UHD 4K30 Video; F-Log Gamma
- 2.36m-Dot OLED Electronic Viewfinder
- 3.0″ 1.04m-Dot Tilting LCD Touchscreen
- 425-Point Phase-Detection Autofocus
- Extended ISO 80-51200, 30 fps Shooting
- Bluetooth and Wi-Fi; Sports Finder Mode
- Body solely weighs 383g
While it’s not a full-frame digital camera, the Fuji APS-C sensors have been a lot cherished and Fuji has been aggressively including in video options to their newest cameras. The X-T30 is not any completely different. It can shoot 4K30 with a most bitrate of 200Mbps or 100Mbps (relying on codec) and Full HD as much as 120fps. It additionally packs within the movie simulation modes together with Eterna & Velvia. If you wish to document 4K60, you may step as much as the Fujifilm X-T3.
To seize a 4K picture, the X-T30 really data in 6K and down samples. It can also be able to 4K DCI which has a 17:9 ratio. For these utilizing an exterior recorder just like the Atomos Ninja V, the X-T30 can output video in F-Log at 4:2:2 10bit by way of HDMI.
In addition to the 100% Phase Detection AF protection, there may be additionally face & Eye AF like that present in Sony cameras. The new AF algorithm maintains monitoring even when the topic appears away. A firmware replace is obtainable for the X-T3 to replace the AF efficiency.
Unfortunately, the three.0″ contact display screen solely articulates upwards, so that you received’t be capable to use it whereas seeing your self for vlogging or selfies.
Pricing & Availability
The Fuji X-T30 has a retail price of $899 USD. An enormous benefit of the Fuji cameras in comparison with the brand new full-frame Nikon Z & EOS R cameras is the intensive line of lenses already accessible for X-mount.
Some of the competing cameras
New XF 16mm F2.8
Also introduced at present is the XF 16mm F2.Eight lens which is 24mm on 35mm equal, making it a pleasant large angle possibility.
- 10 lens components in Eight teams, together with 2 aspherical components
- Weather & Dust resistant
- 49mm filter thread
- Rounded 9-blade aperture
- Mechanical Aperture ring
The lens will retail for $399 USD.
Photographer David Flores shares his expertise with the Fuji X-T30.