FUJINON XF18mmF1.4 R LM WR Lens Preview

Fujifilm announce the introduction of the new FUJINON XF18mmF1.4 R LM WR lens (XF18mmF1.4), set to be released in May 2021 with a retail RRP of $999.

Having a 35mm equivalent focal length of 27mm and a maximum aperture of F1.4, it is the 39th lens in Fujifilm’s broad line of interchangeable lenses, made exclusively for its family of X Series mirrorless digital cameras.

The XF 18mm f/1.4 R WR is a compact, portable prime lens that is well suited for documentary, travel, landscape, nature, and architectural photography and videography.

Fujinon XF18mm F/1.4 Specs

TypeXF18mmF1.4 R LM WR
Lens configuration15 elements in 9 groups
(includes 3 aspherical and 1 ED elements)
Focal lengthf=18mm (27mm)
Angle of view76.5°
Max. apertureF1.4
Min. apertureF16
Number of blades9(rounded diaphragm opening)
Step size1/3EV (22 steps)
Minimum Object Distance20cm
Max. magnification0.15x
External dimensions : Diameter x Length*1 (approx.)Ø68.8mm x 75.6mm
Weight*2 (approx.)370g
Filter sizeØ62mm

Keeping to the X Series philosophy of creating lightweight and compact imaging solutions that produce incredible image quality, the XF18mmF1.4 provides incredible optical performance without being heavy or bulky. Compared with other lenses that have a similar angle of view and aperture, these differences are sure to make the XF18mmF1.4 an easy choice among many imaging professionals for years to come.

Fujifilm Press Release
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