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Fuji Firmware Updates For All Current X-Series Cameras

fuji firmware updates x-series cameras

A firmware update is now available for all current Fuji X-Series camera bodies. The new firmware addresses the behavior where the focus point would shift if you half-pressed the shutter repeatedly in manual focus mode and is available for X100F, X-Pro2, X-T2 and X-T20 cameras. Hit the jump for the links!

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Magnum Square Print Sale – Closer

Magnum Square Print Sale - Closer - Gueorgui Pinkhassov

Market. Tashkent, Uzbekistan. 1992 © Gueorgui Pinkhassov / Magnum Photos

You’ve heard the quote a thousand times. “If your pictures aren’t good enough, then you’re not close enough.” But what exactly did Robert Capa mean? 70 Magnum photographers tackle this question in the latest Magnum Square Print Sale and the results are both insightful and inspiring. Hit the jump for my personal selection from the latest Magnum Square Print Sale!

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Fuji X100F Manual Focus Reset Fixed (Finally!)

Fuji X100F Manual Focus Reset Fixed

The Fuji X100 series of cameras have been a favorite of street photographers since day one. And the latest Fuji X100F is a stellar little shooter but whenever the camera powered down the manual focus distance reset to 2 meters which made manual focus shooters (like me) a little crazy. The latest firmware fixd the Fuji X100F manual focus reset and all is right in the world. Hit the jump for all the details!

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Observe Collective Down By The River Street Photography Contest

Observe Collective Down By The River

Photo © Ilya Shtutsa / Observe Collective

The Observe Collective is holding a street photography contest to celebrate their 4th anniversary. This year’s theme is “Down By The River” and the contest closes Saturday May 28 2017. Entry is free so dust off those RAW files and get to submitting already! More details after the jump!

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Call For Submissions – StreetFoto 2017 Photo Contest Judged By Bruce Gilden

StreetFoto 2017 Photo Contest Judged By Bruce Gilden

Photo © Bruce Gilden / Magnum Photos

Spring is in the air and the StreetFoto 2017 photo contest is accepting submissions. The international competition is broken down into four categories including single image, series, mobile and a special category for shots taken in San Francisco. This year’s contest is being judged by street photography’s original bad boy, Bruce Gilden so get your best shots out and get them in already! Hit the jump for more info!

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Magnum Square Print Sale – Conditions Of The Heart

Magnum Square Print Sale - Photo © Wayne Miller / Magnum Photos

Magnum Square Print Sale – Photo © Wayne Miller / Magnum Photos

Time to get a head start your Xmas shopping with the latest Magnum Square Print Sale! 71 Magnum Photographers share images on the theme of “Conditions Of The Heart: On Empathy And Understanding In Photography”. Signed or estate stamped archival prints from your favorite Magnum photographers are only $100 bucks so get your credit cards ready and let the shopping begin! Hit the jump for more details!

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Martin Parr Does The Republican National Convention

Martin Parr Shoots The Republican National Convention

Photo © Martin Parr / Magnum Photos

Magnum photographer Martin Parr is best known for capturing the quirks of British life with his trademark humor and wit. So he might be the last person you’d expect to shoot the Republican National Convention! But his outsider status gives him a unique perspective to document the American political process and the people that power it. Hit the jump to see the pics!

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Alex Webb Does Cleveland

Alex Webb Cleveland

Photo © Alex Webb / Magnum Photos

There’s been a lot of news from this year’s Republican National Convention in Cleveland but how much do we know about the city itself? Alex Webb spent a week in The Rust Belt City to find out what makes the city tick and, as usual, his work is both revealing and inspiring. Hit the jump for more!

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Fuji XT-2 Announced, Is More Betterer In Every Way

Fuji XT-2 Announced - Is More Betterer In Every Way

The highly anticipated Fuji XT-2 uses the same 24MP APS-C sensor as the X-Pro 2 but ups the ante with improved autofocus, a 3-way tilting LCD and 4K video recording. This looks like a great little camera that’s bound to find its way into the hands of many street shooters but Fuji had a couple of other announcements that also caught my attention. Hit the jump for all the details!

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