Fujifilm has announced the Fujinon XF16mm f/2.8 R WR lens, price tab £349, with a release date set for spring.
The Fuji XF16mm f/2.8 R WR weighs just 155g and measures 45.4mm in length. It’s comprised of 10 elements in 8 groups, two of which are aspherical elements.
The Fuji XF16mm f/2.8 R WR (24mm equivalent) is made of metal components and is weather and dust resistant, and it can also be used in temperatures down to -10C.
Fujifilm says its new lens’s focusing elements are so lightweight that autofocus is silent.
Other features include a 49mm filter size, 17cm focus range and maximum magnification of 0.13x
The new Fuji XF16mm f/2.8 R WR will be available in silver and black with release dates set for March and May/June 2019, respectively.