Fujifilm news

17 May 2018

SIG: Analogue

As announced in February of this year Fujifilm has been set to take over the American printer and photocopier business Xerox by controlling a majority stake in the company, however, according to a recent report by Reuters the $6.1 billion merger has failed after a shareholder revolt. According to the report, Fujifilm is considering taking legal action. Read more about this story here.

 

 

Meanwhile, Fujifilm’s series of instant film successes continues with the announcement of another instant film camera, this time the Fujifilm SQ6 - the first analogue square-format Instax camera. This comes after the release of the SQ10, which was a hybrid square-format camera combining digital photography with analogue printing. The SQ6 comes with double exposure, macro, and landscape modes, as well as a 0.4x inverted Galilean viewfinder, ± 2/3 EV, and LED display. The camera will be released on Friday 25th May. Read specifications and more information about the camera in Fujifilm’s announcement here.

 

 

- Amy-Fern Nuttall  

 

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