The $6,000 question: Get a 50MP Sony A1 or a 100MP Fujifilm GFX 100S?

The $6,000 question: Get a 50MP Sony A1 or a 100MP Fujifilm GFX 100S?

It's been an incredible week for new kit, with the Sony A1 and Fujifilm GFX 100S both announced less than 24 hours apart. Of course both cameras have their unique selling points, but at the same time they both cost in the region of $6,000.

So, if you've got the cash to spend, what should you do – drop $6,498 on the Sony A1 or invest $5,999 in the Fujifilm GFX 100S?

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James Artaius

The editor of Digital Camera World, James has 21 years experience as a journalist and started working in the photographic industry in 2014 (as an assistant to Damian McGillicuddy, who succeeded David Bailey as Principal Photographer for Olympus). In this time he shot for clients like Aston Martin Racing, Elinchrom and L'Oréal, in addition to shooting campaigns and product testing for Olympus, and providing training for professionals. This has led him to being a go-to expert for camera and lens reviews, photo and lighting tutorials, as well as industry news, rumors and analysis for publications like Digital Camera MagazinePhotoPlus: The Canon MagazineN-Photo: The Nikon MagazineDigital Photographer and Professional Imagemaker, as well as hosting workshops and talks at The Photography Show. He also serves as a judge for the Red Bull Illume Photo Contest. An Olympus and Canon shooter, he has a wealth of knowledge on cameras of all makes – and a fondness for vintage lenses and instant cameras.