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Shiga & Kyoto in Fall

With my X-T3 and three prime lenses I did an early morning shoot, going from Otsu all the way to Arashiyama. It was also a chance to fully test my new Sigma 56mm, relatively newly released for the Fuji X-mount.

First stop: Choan-ji (長安寺). Usually an unremarkable, lonely and out of the way temple it really comes to life in Fall, especially early in the a.m..

FUJIFILM X-T3 1/110 second F/5.6 ISO 320 56 mm

The giant ginkgo tree left a brilliant yellow carpet.

FUJIFILM X-T3 1/125 second F/7.1 ISO 160 56 mm

The Sigma has fast and accurate auto-focus. It didn't miss a single shot during the day. With the lens's large f/1.4 aperture, it's the perfect match for the Fuji and its great colours. It also produces beautifully soft and creamy bokeh.

FUJIFILM X-T3 1/160 second F/3.6 ISO 320 56 mm

FUJIFILM X-T3 1/125 second F/7.1 ISO 320 56 mm

FUJIFILM X-T3 1/240 second F/5.0 ISO 320 56 mm


FUJIFILM X-T3 1/100 second F/7.1 ISO 200 56 mm

In Kyoto.

FUJIFILM X-T3 1/750 second F/3.6 ISO 160 56 mm

Umenomiya Shrine ( 梅の宮神社)

FUJIFILM X-T3 1/160 second F/6.4 ISO 320 56 mm

Hourin-ji (法輪寺) in Arashiyama

FUJIFILM X-T3 1/100 second F/2.8 ISO 500 35 mm

FUJIFILM X-T3 1/40 second F/6.4 ISO 320 23 mm

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