More information about the Fujifilm XF 8-16mm f/2.8 R LM WR lens announcement and shipping. According to recent reports, the long rumored wide-angle zoom lens will be introduced at the Photokina 2018 event in September. As a result it will start shipping most likely in November.
Fujifilm XF 8-16mm f/2.8 R LM WR lens will be a perfect solution for landscape, architecture, and interior photography. The maximum aperture will stand at constant f/2.8 throughout the zoom range with 35mm equivalent focal length between 12-24mm.
Fujifilm XF 8-16mm f/2.8 R LM WR Lens Will Start Shipping in November
The two lenses which are seen on the latest XF lens roadmap is the XF 8-16mm f/2.8 WR and the XF 200mm f/2 R LM OIS WR lenses. Both Fuji glasses are expected to be announced for Photokina 2018 event in September. But recent gossips reveals that the wide-angle zoom will definitely be at the show. So XF 200mm is still unclear.
So as a wrap up, the new XF 8-16mm f/2.8 R LM WR lens announcement will happen for Photokina in September and release date – shipping scheduled for November. Stay tuned for more information.