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This is actually a characteristic of the leaf shutter used in Fuji's X10/X20/X30 and X100 cameras. The leaf shutter can only travel so quickly. The wider the aperture is open, the slower the shutter speed has to be to accommodate the operation speed of the leaf shutter. It's a mechanical limit. In M and shutter priority modes, Fuji is allowing the faster ...


The amount of light hitting the light-sensitive material (film, digital sensor, collodion covered plate, etc) is measured in stops. Essentially, this is your exposure. One of the ways to control the amount of light reaching your light-sensitive material is with the speed of the shutter. Shutter speed is measured in seconds and fractions there of. The ...

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