A 24-70mm f/2.8 is the workhorse lens of choice for a lot of photographers and filmmakers, offering a versatile focal length range and wide maximum aperture. One such lens for Fujifilm shooters is the XF 16-55mm f/2.8 R LM WR, and this excellent video review takes a look at the lens and the sort of image quality and performance you can expect from it in practice.
Coming to you from Andy Mumford, this great video review takes a look at the Fujifilm XF 16-55mm f/2.8 R LM WR lens. A versatile standard zoom, the XF 16-55mm f/2.8 comes with a variety of features, including:
- Three extra-low dispersion elements for lower amounts of chromatic aberration and better clarity
- Three aspherical elements for less distortion and higher levels of sharpness
- Nano-GI (Gradient Index) coating and HT-EBC (High Transmittance Electron Beam Coating) coating for less lens flares and ghosting and improved contrast
- Twin Linear Motor autofocus system suitable for both photo and video work
- Rounded nine-blade diaphragm for more pleasing bokeh
- Dust- and moisture-sealed design
Altogether, the XF 16-55mm f/2.8 looks like a great choice for a wide variety of scenarios. Check out the video above for Mumford’s full thoughts on the lens.