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New Patron Early-Access Film Simulation Recipe: Pushed CineStill 800T (X100V & X-Pro3)

The Fuji X Weekly app is free, yet becoming a Fuji X Weekly Patron unlocks the best app experience! One benefit of being a Patron is you get early access to some new film simulation recipes. These early-access recipes will eventually become available free to everyone in time, including this new one. In fact, many early-access recipes have […]

SOOC Episode 04 is This Thursday!

Episode 04 of SOOC is this Thursday, October 21, at 10am Pacific Time, 1 PM Eastern! SOOC is a monthly live video series, with each episode focused on a different film simulation recipe. It is a collaboration between Tame Your Fujifilm (Fujifilm X-Photographer Nathalie Boucry) and Fuji X Weekly (Ritchie Roesch). SOOC is a fun and educational experience where we will not only talk […]

Fujifilm X-E4 (X-Trans IV) Film Simulation Recipe: Muted Color

A Fuji X Weekly reader asked me to mimic the look of some photographs that he shared with me. These were digital pictures that had been edited with software, but he was hoping to achieve this look straight-out-of-camera, if at all possible. It turns out that it is possible (although I only had three images […]

The Fuji X Weekly Story

“What exactly is Fuji X Weekly?”“What is your website about?”“What is it that you do?” I get these questions often. People I meet ask them. Photographers just trying to understand what this thing they keep hearing about ask them. Family and friends ask them. While these are common and seemingly straightforward inquiries, giving a good […]

New Patron Early-Access Film Simulation Recipe: Pushed CineStill 800T

The Fuji X Weekly app is free, yet becoming a Fuji X Weekly Patron unlocks the best app experience! One benefit of being a Patron is you get early access to some new film simulation recipes. These early-access recipes will eventually become available free to everyone in time, including this new one. In fact, many early-access recipes have […]

Fujifilm X-E4 (X-Trans IV) Film Simulation Recipe: Silver Summer

This film simulation recipe, called Silver Summer, was a Patron early-access recipe on the Fuji X Weekly App, and Patrons have had access to it since July. One benefit of being an app Patrons is that you get early-access to some new film simulation recipes, and this was one of them, but now it is […]

History & Poetry of Kodachrome

Note: This article originally was a part of Why I Never Shoot RAW — FujiFilm Simulations, Recipes, and More! published by Moment on September 6th, 2021. In 1973, Paul Simon famously put to song, KodachromeThey give us those nice bright colorsThey give us the greens of summerMakes you think all the world’s a sunny day […]

Fujifilm X100V (X-Trans IV) Film Simulation Recipe: Pulled Fujicolor Superia

After creating the Scanned Superia and Portra-Style film simulation recipes, which use D-Range Priority Auto, I wanted to create a recipe that utilized D-Range Priority Strong. You might recall that Anders Lindborg made an interesting discovery that D-Range Priority (DR-P) is essentially the same thing as Hypertone on Fujifilm Frontier scanners. In my own experiments, I’ve come […]

SOOC Episode 04 Postponed to October 21

Episode 04 of SOOC has been postponed one week to Thursday, October 21. Unfortunately, things came up, and we’re not able to do the broadcast on the 14th as previously planned. I’m very sorry if this causes any problems for you—hopefully it isn’t too inconvenient. SOOC is a monthly live video series, with each episode focused […]

What Future Camera Technology Might Be Like

What will future cameras be like? More specifically, what do I think they’ll be like? This is an odd topic that has come up a few times recently in various places. I don’t have any inside information. I’ve never laid eyes on any top-secret still-in-development cameras. I only have my own ideas and opinions, which […]

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