Fujifilm XF 56mm F1.2 R Review

March 11, 2014 | Mark Goldstein | |

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Type XF56mmF1.2 R
Focal length f=56mm
Lens construction 11 elements in 8 groups
(includes 1 aspherical and 2 extra low dispersion elements)
Angle of view 28.5°
Max. aperture F1.2
Min. aperture F16
Aperture control
Number of blades
7 (rounded diaphragm opening)
Step size
1/3 EV (23 steps)
  • * 1/2 EV, from max. aperture to next step, only.
Focus range
0.7m - ∞
0.7m - 3m
Max. magnification 0.09x
External dimensions ø73.2mm x 69.7mm
Weight 405g
Filter size ø62mm

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