FUJIFILM is pleased to launched new interchangeable lens camera system, it is the FUJIFILM X-Pro1 which offers a 16-megapixel, APS-C sized X-Trans CMOS sensorTM, Hybrid Multi Viewfinder and a new X lens mount. The X-Trans CMOSTM sensor of the camera is able to provide an exceptional resolution and has a new type of CFA (colour filter array) including no optical low-pass filter. While the X-Mount has a short flange back distance of just 17.7mm and a wide opening to get close of the object produce high resolution and sharpness from edge to edge of the images. Comes with Hybrid Viewfinder that offers a new dimension for excellent Live View of composing images. In addition, the camera equipped with a traditional shutter speed dial and a recessed exposure compensation control that is precision milled from solid metal. The Fujifilm X-Pro1 body will sold with price of £1399 in the UK and $1699 in the US.
By using X-Trans CMOSTM sensor, the Fujifilm X-Pro1 is able to provide parallel resolution in a full frame sensor. The sensor also offers a new colour filter array to solve moiré and false colour issues, thus the camera isn’t need a optical low-pass filter. In the array, RGB pixels are arranged in 6×6 pixel sets with high aperiodicity. It effectively eliminates the fundamental cause of moiré and false colours and provides higher colour reproduction. While the EXR Processor Pro provides a more powerful of image processing by deliver high speed and high precision image processing.
The Fujifilm X-Pro1 is compatible with interchangeable “XF LENS” and Original “X Mount” which are able to enhance resolution and light volume in image edge areas by reduce the chromatic aberration for exceptional image quality. The camera also use Hybrid Viewfinder with capability to instantly switch between an Optical Viewfinder and Electronic Viewfinder that is easy to compose your images. Both the viewfinder magnification and bright frame size automatically switch to support the lens focal length when your attach a FUJINON XF-series lens on X-Pro1.
In addition, the camera will be compatible with new three Fujinon XF prime lenses, they are the XF 18mm f2 R ($499), the XF 35mm f/1.4 R ($499) and the XF 60mm f/2.4 R Macro ($599) that is designed for Fujifilm X-Pro1 to enhance resolution and light volume in image edge areas and reduce the chromatic aberration for exceptional image quality.
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