1. MIRRORLESS CSC EXPERT Award – The XPro 2 rangefinder style camera features an Advanced Hybrid Multi Viewfinder that allows users to instantly switch between optical and electronic finders. The camera has a new 24.3MP X-Trans CMOS III sensor that teams with a new X-Processor Pro to deliver an ISO range up to 12,800, extendable to ISO 100 and 25,600/51,200. The X-Pro2 has a splash and dust resistant body with more than 61 points of weather sealing. The camera delivers Full HD video 1080p at 60 fps with a bit rate of 36Mbps plus various other framing rates for special effects and worldwide compatibility. For stills, phase detection AF and predictive AF aid in delivering continuous shooting up to 8 fps.
2． TIPA BEST MIRRORLESS CSC ENTRY LEVEL Award – The FUJIFILM X-T10 Mirrorless Digital Camera. With many of the features of higher-end X-series cameras, the X-T10 is a viable option for hobbyists and creative photographers who want to become involved in quality imaging and extensive lens offerings at an affordable price. The X-T10 has a 16MP X-Trans CMOS II APS-C size sensor and Fujifilm’s EXR Processor II inside its magnesium alloy body. Native ISO is 200 to 6400, expandable to 100/51,200. Viewing options include a 2.36 million dot OLED EVF and a tilting 3-inch 920k dot LCD. The camera can record Full HD videos and has a built-in stereo microphone, plus WiFi connectivity and the option for remote control operation from a smartphone or tablet.
3． TIPA BEST CSC TELEPHOTO ZOOM LENS Award – The FUJINON XF100-400mm F4.5-5.6 OIS WR X Mount Interchangeable lens Yielding an equivalent 152-609mm focal length range, this lens is constructed with 21 elements in 14 groups and includes 5 ED lenses and one Super ED lens. It is water and dust resistant; a fluorine coating has been added for further protection in outdoor shooting conditions. The FUJINON XF100-400mm is designed for handheld shooting with a 5-stop image stabilization system and twin linear motors for fast AF. It features a rounded 9-blade aperture and is compatible with the XF1.4X TC WR teleconverter.
Fujifilm will continue to work on the development of excellent products and services that address user needs, thereby contributing to the further development of photographic culture.
*TIPA (Technical Image Press Association) is one of the most powerful and influential photographic industry organizations in the world with membership from 27 photo and imaging magazines in 16 countries, across five continents. Every year, it reviews image-related products released in Europe and awards the best product in each category.