Yesterday I received the long awaited Fujifilm X100s. I’ve literally had it for less than 24 hours, and in that time I’ve had to run my normal life too so I’ve not had a great deal of time to explore the camera yet.
So, this post is basically a “first thoughts”…….which are, in a nutshell…….superb.
The camera arrived just before School pickup time so I busied myself around making sandwiches, dinner and Mr Tumble taking a few snaps of the kids.
The one thing that most people wanted improved (myself included) over the X100 was the AF speed and I can safely say that this is simply eons better than the original X100. In fact, the X100S is the closest thing to perfect in a small form factor camera that I have ever used (based on my brief usage – this weekend will be the acid test).
I will be taking the camera with me everywhere this weekend, including a couple of weddings and so I hope to have a much more thorough overview of the X100S online sometime next week.
Briefly – what I’m impressed with in the few hours I’ve shot with it are: