Combining an extraordinary sensor, processor, and design with an exclusive new range of Fujinon GF lenses, the Fujifilm GFX 50S Medium Format Camera is a groundbreaking mirrorless camera that delivers ultra-high image quality. It features a 43.8x32.9mm medium format (FUJIFILM G Format) sensor with 51.4 megapixels, and a robust, yet lightweight, body that is able to shoot in harsh conditions.
Fujifilm GFX-50S | Hands-on Review
Key Features: Fujifilm GFX 50S Medium Format Camera Body
- Equipped with a 43.8mm x 32.9mm, 51.4 MP CMOS sensor
- X Processor Pro image processing engine
- Compact and lightweight body with high rigidity due to the adoption of magnesium alloy
- 3.69M-dot organic EL electronic viewfinder and 2.36M-dot touchscreen LCD back panel
- Newly developed large diameter G Mount with excellent robustness and durability
- Ultra-high resolution FUJINON GF lenses available specifically for this camera
- Achieves a low normal sensitivity equivalent to ISO 100
- 3 different JPEG settings (SUPER FINE, FINE, NORMAL), and 2 different RAW settings (uncompressed, compressed)
- Maximum shutter speed of 1/4000 sec. (*1/16000 sec. when using electronic shutter)
- Flash synchronization speed of 1/125 sec. or less
- Dual card slots with 3 types of recording methods: sequential, backup, and sorting
- 117-point (9 x 13/maximum of 425 points when miniaturized) contrast AF
43.8mm x 32.9mm, 51.4 MP CMOS Sensor
The Fujifilm GFX 50S utilises an area approximately 1.7x that of a full-size sensor, making it ideal for large-format commercial prints and outdoor billboards, or for shooting majestic landscape photos or archives of historical documents. Both resolution and sensitivity are significantly better due to the larger size of each individual pixel, resulting in excellent tone reproduction.
The "Film Simulation" feature, which uses digital technology to reproduce the tones of colour and black and white film from the past, can be experienced in ultra-high image quality. In addition, a new Colour Chrome Effect feature has been added, which reproduces tones and deep colours in highly-saturated subjects.
Fujifilm GFX 50S Sample Image 1
Small, Lightweight Body Made of Magnesium Alloy
The highly-robust body is suitable for shooting in harsh conditions, and is dustproof and moisture-resistant. It can operate at temperatures down to -10°C. This lightweight body weighs just 825g, allowing for easy handheld shooting. A brand new 0.5-inch 3.69M-dot organic EL panel has been adopted for the Electronic Viewfinder, which features 5 glass elements to increase magnification by 0.85x. A separately sold EVF-TL1 tilt adapter allows you to change the angle to a maximum of 90° in landscape and 45° in portrait.
A 3.2-inch, 2.36M-dot high-definition liquid crystal panel has been adopted for the rear monitor, allowing the user to confirm accurate focusing and colour reproduction. The panel also fully functions as a viewfinder and supports touch operation.
The focal plan shutter achieves a maximum shutter speed of 1/4000 sec. (*1/16000 sec. when using electronic shutter), a flash synchronization speed of 1/125 sec. or less, and high performance and durability with a shutter endurance supporting up to 150,000 shots. It also achieves low vibration and a quiet shutter noise.
Dual SD Card (UHS-II recommended) slots are available and can be used in 3 ways: 'Sequential', in which recording can be continued according to shooting order, 'Backup', which records the same data on 2 cards simultaneously, and "Sorting," which records RAW and JPEG data on separate cards.
Easy-To-Use Dial Operation System
The GFX 50S features dedicated dials to independently set aperture, shutter speed, and ISO sensitivity. Each dial features a C Position (Command Dial Position): setting the dial to this position allows the user to change exposure settings using the command dials equipped on the front and rear portions of the camera body grip.
The camera is equipped with a 1.28-inch sub LCD monitor on the upper Command Dial section of the body. Important exposure data such as aperture values and shutter speed is visible from the top of the camera or even when viewed from the front side.
A 117-point (9 x 13/maximum of 425 points when miniaturized) contrast AF with distance measuring points has been adopted for the AF system. focus point selection can be performed either by using the highly acclaimed Focus Lever, which allows intuitive movement of the focus point. Alternatively, users can select the focus point via touch operations using the rear LCD.
Fujifilm GFX 50S Sample Image 2
Brand New Extremely Robust and Durable Large Diameter G Mount
With a diameter of 65mm and a flange back of 26.7mm, the G Mount is a dedicated mount, constructed from stainless steel, that is designed to make full use of the performance of the G Format. All FUJINON GF lenses have been designed to support resolutions of sensors up to 100 MP, and are made from high-strength brass.
In addition to the A (Auto) Position setting that featured on the aperture ring in the X Series, a new C (Command Dial) Position has been added, allowing for the aperture value to be changed even from the camera body. In order to withstand use in harsh professional photography environments, all FUJINON GF lenses are dust-proof and moisture resistant, and feature a low temperature resistant structure for temperatures as low as -10°C.
Development of Professional-Use Mirrorless Camera System 'GFX'
GFX Challenges with Piet Van den Eynde
GFX Challenges with Yinghui Wu
GFX Challenges with Natan Sans
GFX Challenges with Itaru Hirama
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Buy Now Pay Later
With our no deposit Buy Now Pay Later option, pay nothing for six months when you spend £250 or more, then either settle the cash price in full by paying a £29.00 settlement fee, or choose to spread the cost over 36 months at 19.9% APR Representative. Please see the repayment example below to see how much purchasing this item on finance would cost.
|Item Value (Cash Price)
|Total Amount Credit
||35 x £234.85
|Total Amount Payable
|Annual Rate of Interest
Are you eligible for finance?
Applicants must be:
- Aged 18 years or older from the application date
- In permanent UK residence for a minimum of three years
- Fulfil at least one of the following employment criteria:
- In regular, permanent employment.
- Retired from regular employment - With a minimum age of 50.
- Not working through disability.
Note: All applicants will be subject to a credit reference check by the lender.
Credit is subject to application and status. Warehouse Express Ltd trading as Wex Photo Video act as credit broker and not the lender. Barclays Partner Finance act as the lender.
Can I repay early? If so how?
No repayments are scheduled in the initial six-month deferral period. However, it is possible to pay off the loan, either by way of a lump sum or in smaller amounts. If the loan is fully repaid within the six-month deferral period, then no interest is payable, but a £29.00 early-settlement will be incurred. Such repayments may be made to Barclays Partner Finance by cheque, debit card or standing order. Unfortunately it is not possible to set up a direct debit within the deferral period. Further information on how to make such repayments will be set out in the loan agreement pack provided by Barclays Partner Finance.
What happens if I don't repay within the first six months (deferral period)?
Following the six month deferral period, Barclays Partner Finance will initiate a monthly direct debit payment for the remaining duration of the loan. Interest will be charged at a rate of 19.9% APR on outstanding balances (backdated to the first date of the loan). Late payment penalties and early repayment charges will apply from this point. Barclays Partner Finance will send a reminder letter approximately one month before the six month deferral period is due to elapse. Note: If you chose to spread the cost and pay monthly, interest is charged from the start of the loan, not from the start of the repayment period.
What will I receive from the finance provider (lender)?
Barclays Partner Finance will send a loan agreement pack approximately four weeks after delivery of the goods, confirming that the account has been activated and, from this point, it is possible to make repayments against the loan.
For further information on how our finance product work, see our Finance help section.
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† Once your application has been accepted, usually within minutes, we will immediately dispatch your equipment.