Fujifilm XF 56mm F1.2 R Lens

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Key Features

  • 56mm focal length
  • 84mm equivalent focal length on APS-C cameras
  • F1.2 maximum aperture; F16 minimum
  • 62mm filter threads
  • 0.7 m / 27.56" minimum focus
  • 7 rounded aperture blades
  • Fujifilm X mount for X series interchangeable lens cameras

Product Description

The XF 56mm F1.2 R is a premium fast 'portrait' prime for Fujifilm's X system mirrorless cameras. It offers an angle of view equivalent to 85mm on full frame, and uses an inner focusing system for fast, silent autofocus. It has an aperture ring with detents at 1/3 stop intervals, but unlike the company's wide angle primes, no distance or depth of field scales.


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Questions & Answers


"Preview Depth of Field" on X-T1 w/ 56mm

When I was using my Nikon D7000, pressing the "preview depth of field" button had a very clear effect. The viewfinder would dim slightly, the depth of field was clearly changing, and there was the audible noise of the diaphragm closing (if the selected aperture required it, of course). I noticed that this function is an option for the Fn buttons of the XT-1, so I gave it a shot yesterday. I set the aperture to F16, pushed the button and nothing much happened. Am I doing something wrong? I am puzzled because the effect was really very clear (and very useful!) on the Nikon. Thanks!

mainger asked
1 month ago


I know in one of the many settings in the menu you can turn the Preview on or off. I have it ON. The only logical reason to have it OFF would be if using a flash and set to 180sec the viewfinder is dark. So only then would I have it OFF. But I use it on and get a perfect preview of the depth of field upon the half shutter press. Continue Reading

SaltLakeGuy answered
1 month ago

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Warranty Information

"Your Fujifilm equipment has been manufactured to precise standards, and with rigid quality control through every process of manufacturing. It is warranted by Fujifilm U.S.A. against defective workmanship or materials for one full year from date of purchase. Fujifilm U.S.A. will, at its option, either repair or replace (with a reconditioned unit of like condition) free of charge equipment which is returned either in person or postpaid and insured to one of the Fujifilm U.S.A. Repair Centers listed on the reverse side. The product must be accompanied by some proof of date of purchase, such as the original sales slip. This warranty does not cover batteries or flash equipment and accessories not manufactured by Fujifilm Holdings Corp. This warranty does not apply if the equipment has been damaged by accident, abuse (including, but not limited to, sand, dirt, water, liquid, impact battery corrosion, etc.), failure to follow operating or maintenance instructions or if the equipment has been modified or serviced by anyone other than a Fujifilm U.S.A. Repair Center. This warranty cannot be resold or transferred."

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