For Fujifilm photographers who want a ton of reach, the XF 150-600mm f/5.6-8 R LM OIS WR offers focal lengths out to the equivalent of 914mm, making it a tempting option for sports and bird photographers. Can it up with the demands of those genres, though? This excellent video review takes a look at the sort of performance and image quality you can expect from it in use.
- 229-914mm equivalent focal length, expandable to up to 1,828mm with teleconverters
- Four Super ED and three ED elements for reduced chromatic aberrations and improved clarity
- Rounded nine-blade diaphragm for more pleasing bokeh
- Image stabilization offering up to five stops of compensation
- Linear motor system for fast and quiet autofocus suitable for both photos and video
- Reduced focus breathing
- On-lens controls for focus settings
- Weather-sealing for protection against dust and moisture
- Fluorine coating for front element protection
- Rotating tripod collar
- Lens hood with window for easy filter adjustment
Altogether, the XF 150-600mm f/5.6-8 R LM OIS WR looks like a nice lens for Fujifilm users. Check out the video above for Frost's full thoughts on the lens.