Fujifilm announces MKX cinema lenses for X-mount

Announced alongside the X-H1, which we took a closer look at here and really rate as one of the best 4K cameras right now, Fujifilm has taken the wraps off two new cine lenses for its X-mount camera: the Fujinon MKX 18-55mm T2.9 and the MKX 50-135mm T2.9. 

These are essentially the same lenses that were originally released for Sony's E-mount last year. Between them they cover a total focal range equivalent to 27-206mm in 35mm terms, and both can maintain a constant aperture of T2.9 throughout their entire zoom ranges.

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Jon Stapley

Jon spent years at IPC Media writing features, news, reviews and other photography content for publications such as Amateur Photographer and What Digital Camera in both print and digital form. With his additional experience for outlets like Photomonitor, this makes Jon one of our go-to specialists when it comes to all aspects of photography, from cameras and action cameras to lenses and memory cards, flash diffusers and triggers, batteries and memory cards, selfie sticks and gimbals, and much more besides.  

An NCTJ-qualified journalist, he has also contributed to Shortlist, The Skinny, ThreeWeeks Edinburgh, The Guardian, Trusted Reviews, CreativeBLOQ, and probably quite a few others I’ve forgotten.