A leading candidate for president in the upcoming French election has revealed himself as a keen photographer, stopping an interview asking the photographer if he was using the Fuji X-T2.

Former prime minister Francois Fillon this weekend interrupted a journalist’s questions and asked, pointing to the photographer, asked, “Is this the Fujifilm X-T2?”

The photojournalist gave Fillon his X-T2 and then recorded the candidate with his smartphone as Fillon took some photos.

The report comes via Fuji Rumors, who was tipped off by a reader who spotted the story in the French Journal du Dimanche.


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