The Voigtlander Nokton 50mm F1.5 LTM (Leica thread mount version) This beauty happened to be the first adapted lens I purchased for my Fuji X-Pro1. While it performs exceptionally well (especially considering the price), it certainly is not a perfect lens; but it does compare…

IMHO: Voigtlander Nokton Aspherical 50mm F1.5 LTM

The Voigtlander Super Wide Heliar 15mm F4.5 (version 2 in Leica M mount) is a wonderful lens made by Cosina in Japan. In this post, I talk briefly and specifically about this lens’ performance when mounted on my Fuji X-Pro1. I saw no major edge…

IMHO: Voigtlander Super Wide Heliar 15mm F4.5 II

Just a quick heads up for all you good folk looking at my blog! I’ve now added a gallery with shots from my mobile phone. You can access the gallery by using the page navigator above. I will be adding more shots as often as…

Update: Mobile Photography page added!

When I first purchased my Fuji X-Pro1, I knew immediately I was going to have to find a Leica M Mount Adapter. While the reviews for the Fuji X lenses have been mostly positive (especially in the case of the 35mm F1.4), none of the…

Sneak Peek: Rayqual Leica M Mount Adapter

At this point in time, Fuji has only released 3 prime lenses for the X-mount system: 18mm F2.0, 35mm F1.4 and the 60mm F2.4 Macro. When I picked up my X-Pro, I chose only the 35mm. The 18mm isn’t wide enough for me; and I…

Fujinon 35mm F1.4: First Impressions

Okay, I’m not really flamboyant enough to pimp things to the extreme. However, like most other shutter bugs, a “vanilla” camera is just never enough for me. Even though I’m pretty conservative in my taste for accessories, I still value style equally as much as…

Pimping my Fuji X-Pro1!

I really like this camera, as quirky as it is – but that’s mostly by design. The Fuji X-Pro1 really isn’t for everyone. Then again, what camera is for everyone? If you’re looking for a compact, simple point-and-shoot camera, this isn’t the one for you.…

Fuji X-Pro1: First Impressions

Welcome to Foto Graphicus, the “sister” site of my art blog, Vitae Graphicus. Here, you will find some samples of my photographs and thoughts on my camera gear. I should stress that I am merely a hobby photographer and by no means a professional. So,…

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