Subject: Re: Addition to my Photo Kit.
> While I could remove the battery/booster grip for those walk-around moments
> that is not the most convenient solution. I have been using my X-E2 as that
> light weight, compact for those occasions, and as a spare body. Unfortunately
> the X-E2 does not make an ideal pairing with the X-T2 as they have different
> sensors, and CPUs. So I have just bought a new X-E3 with the 24MP X-Trans
> III. It arrived on Wednesday, and I have been enjoying my new acquisition. It
> is actually smaller and lighter than the X-E2. It makes the perfect
> lightweight, second body companion to my X-T2. Paired with the XF23mm f/2.0,
> or the XF35mm f/1.4 it is a great walk-around/street set up. IQ is identical
> to the X-T2. I am not a fan of the Touch screen so for most functions I have
> the Touch screen feature turned off, and use the ?joystick? for stuff
> like moving focus points.
> It is so small that, though they perform well, some lenses, such as the
> XF16mm f/1.4 just look silly on that small body, and in other than
> exceptional situations will be used exclusively on the X-T2.
So now you have three Fuji bodies...?
Conceptwise it seems to be like the Olympus Pen-F (also a street
photography camera). How is it with larger/heavier lenses, given that
the grip is quite small?
Olympus E-series DSLRs and micro 4/3 forum at
http://myolympus.org/ photo sharing site