What's in my bag?
I have been an enthusiastic Fujifilm-X user since 2013. On this page you´ll find my camera equipment and my personal thoughts about it. It is also a reference, as people often ask me about my gear and how I use it. 
Why Fujifilm?
I love Fujifilm’s design and continuous improvement philosophy combined with their optical and sensor performance and analog inspired controls and ergonomics. Fujifilm’s heritage in color science is legendary and their digital film simulations deliver great results straight out of their camera's. The fact that the X-system is so small, light and intuitive ensures not only a nice way of working. It also helps me to create an intimacy between me and my subject.
My first encounter with Fujifilm was the X20. I found it an impressive compact camera and I loved the feel of it. Not only the image quality was better than I expected, the X20 also introduced the concept of film simulations to me. I soon made the full switch to the Fujifilm-X system with the X-E1, a small and beautiful looking rangefinder style camera. From that moment I have been investing in building a great system.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Fujifilm's retro design (my X-E3 and X100V)

Currently I own: ​​​​​​​
Fujifilm X100V premium compact • TCL-X100II • WCL-X70
My use cases
Besides that my camera’s are different, they all have a unique function and benefit in every use case. People often ask me what camera they should buy. And every time we end up talking about use cases and what works well for me or not. So that is why I decided not just to list my gear but to classify my camera’s and lenses by use case. In this way I hope you have a better understanding how I use my gear and how it might work out for you as well.
1. Portraits and commercial assignments
Mainly: X-T3 • XF56 f/1.2
In addition: XF35 f/1.4 and X100V
For me, the X-T series always have been my main working camera’s. Using them all day is a pleasure because of their speed, large viewfinders and better ergonomics as I use the faster/larger Fujinon prime lenses and 'red badge' zoom lenses.
The XF56 f/1.2 is a great portrait lens and I like the working distance to my clients. I don’t feel a connection using a 70-200mm zoom lens. The XF35 f/1.4 and X100V are great for environmental portraits and other work. 
What bag?
This setup easily fits in my Think Tank Retrospective 5 shoulder bag.

Fujifilm X-T3 + XF56 f/1.2 (photo: Jonas Rask)

2. Travelling (for a month or so)
Mainly: X-T3 • XF16-55mm f/2.8 
When wildlife: XF50-140mm f/2.8 and XF 1.4 teleconverter
Extra (backup) body: X-E3
During our longer travels abroad I like to use the Fujinon 16-55 f/2.8. Being my main travel lens, it is very sharp and it not only delivers maximum flexibility but it also ensures that I don't need to change lenses (and in some circumstances I just can't). Only in case of high expectations on wildlife (Costa Rica, Africa), I'll bring the XF50-140.
When I will be using these two excellent zoom lenses, I’ll bring my X-E3 as a second/backup body. And then taking the XF35 f/1.4 is a no brainer for low light situations and/or walking around.​​​​​​​
What bag?
This setup fits perfectly in my Think Tank Trifecta 8 backpack. This backpack is not that big and sliding it around to your front gains side access in a fast way.​​​​​​​

Fujinon XF16-55 f/2.8 (photo: FujivsFuji)

3. Travel light and city trips (X100 travel light kit)
X100V • TCL-X100II • WCL-X70
According to my Lightroom metadata I have been shooting around 23mm (35mm equiv.) in 66% of all my photos taken with the XF16-55 zoomlens over the past years. And 80-85% of all my photos were taken up to ~35mm (50mm equiv.) focal length. 
So my X100 travel light kit is in almost all situations the only gear I really need, covering at least 90% of my photography needs. Being a very compact setup, it still delivers me a 26mm, 35mm, and 50mm focal length. The X100 travel light kit allows me to travel very light and flexible… while still carrying excellent gear.
​​​​​​​X100V
Although I am very satisfied with my X-T3 setup, I felt the need for a more compact system and remaining the high image quality and wonderful Fujifilm film simulations I love using. A single focal length pushing my creativity. Less is more. A camera that will go with me on a city trip, a weekend at the beach and for one or two weeks holiday in Europe. I really wanted a travel light camera which I could also use for my everyday and personal photography. 
That is why I have been patiently waiting for the Fujifilm X100V, the fifth iteration of the iconic X100 series. The best refinements in my opinion are the (finally!) tackle sharp f/2.0 lens, Classic Negative film simulation, same X-T3 batteries, the well designed flip screen and the weather sealed body. I couldn’t be more happier with it. The lens of the X100 series is a 23mm f/2.0 lens (35mm equiv) which is the perfect walk round lens, good for landscapes, environmental portraits, street photography, etc. There is nothing I can’t shoot with this iconic camera except for situations where I really would need a telephoto lens. 

Fujifilm X100V (photo: Jonas Rask)

While they don’t get used in every situation, I always carry two Fujinon conversion lenses.
TCL-X100
I love to take portraits, preferably up close and personal. Once attached, the TCL-X100 converts the 35mm lens into a 50mm…. offering a more pleasing perspective when shooting a close-up portrait. To be able to use it wide open at f/2.0 combined with the built in ND filter is great.​​​​​​​
WCL-X70
If I cannot take a few steps back in fitting the frame, the WCL-X70 converts the Fuji’s 35mm field of view to a 26mm for better wide angle shots. Since I already owned this lens, I never considered the ‘official’ WCL-X100 (which is more compact and converts to 28mm equiv.) While the WCL-70 isn’t officially made for the X100 lens configuration, I am very pleased with the few shots I usually take.
So again, what I love about my X100 travel kit is that it is in almost all situations the only gear I really need. I can go almost anywhere knowing I can make the image I want.​​​​​​​
What bag?
My entire X100 travel kit easily fits in the tiny little Think Tank Mirrorless Mover 20. Compared to the days in which I was hauling around a backpack full of DSLR gear, this is such a great setup to use!​​​​​​​

 My X100V with TCL-X100II and WCL-X70

4. Everyday, Personal and Street Photography
X100V • TCL-X100II -or-
X-E3 with XF35 f/1.4
X-E3
After a few months of using my X100V, I again realised how much I like the rangefinder style and the look & feel of it. So when I had the chance to buy a returned brand new X-E3, I didn’t hesitate. It is a great little camera which has been discontinued starting from July 2019. Still today, it brings so much value at the table for me. Being the most compact and lightweight model within the X Series interchangeable lens camera range (with a viewfinder), the X-E3 is packed with a 24MP (XTrans III) sensor (Classic Chrome & Acros) and has all the buttons I have on the X100V. 
I will be mostly using my XF35 f/1.4 on the X-E3, it fits just perfectly and has the right balance.  The X-E3 is kind of a hybrid camera between my X100V and X-T3.
What bag?
When I am a full day out, I will use my Think Tank Mirrorless Mover 20 or ONA The Leather Bond Street.

My Fujifilm X-E3 with XF35 f/1.4

5. Commuting or business trips
X100V
The ONA The Leather Brixton is a beautiful and very stylish bag that I use when I go to work and for business trips. It fits a MacBook and depending on my needs, I will just carry my X100V with me.

ONA The Leather Brixton (photo: Fstoppers)

6. Exploring vintage/manual lenses
Lately I'm having fun exploring the 'classic glass' characteristics of older manual lenses. I prefer to use them on my X-E3 as these lenses perfectly match and balance with the rangefinder body style. See my blog section for more information and some photo's.
Helios 44M-4 58mm f/2 MC
I bought this lens mainly because of 'the swirley bokeh effect'. This effect gives a special feeling as the background “swirls” around the center focus subject.
Canon 50mm f/1.4 LTM
A classic fast fifty, aka 'The Japanese Summilux'. It's sharp, it has character, it has nice and smooth bokeh and it's built from all metal and glass. Ow, and it just looks amazing :-)​​​​​​​

Canon 50mm f/1.4 LTM on my X-E3

What else?​​​​​​​
Accessories & extra
Fujifilm Instax SP-3 mobile printer
• BlackRapid Metro camera sling
Peak Design Cuff wrist strap
Hyperion Tartan Grey strap
• MeFOTO GlobeTrotter alu tripod
Firecrest circular polariser 77mm
• X100V WR kit (AR-X100 + PRF-49S)
Hoya UX circular polariser 49mm
Lume Cube LED light​​​​​​
Viltrox RB08 LED light​​​​​​​
Hardware/software
Adobe Lightroom 1TB plan
• Adobe Portfolio
• Apple iPad Pro 12.9 M1
Sandisk 500GB Extreme portable SSD
On-site lighting​​​​​​​
• Fujifilm TTL Flash EF-42
• LumoPro LP180 Quad-Sync manual flash
• WestCott 2021 152cm (60”) optical umbrella
• LumoPro LP605 213cm (84”) 5-section stand
• LumoPro LP633 swivel & hotShoe adapter

• Cactus V5 wireless flash transceiver
Studio lighting
• Falcon Eyes 2x GN300-AD flash units
• Falcon Eyes 2x SB6080 soft boxes
• Falcon Eyes 2x L-2600G light stands
• Falcon Eyes B8510 background support
• Falcon Eyes CRK-32SL/G circular reflector

• Falcon Eyes RF-604 trigger & receiver
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