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Fujifilm X-Pro2 in raw RAF format,. OIS disabled.
This real-world scene has a very strong near to far perspective along with lighting that demands excellent lens coatings and contrast handling.
The 10mm focal length affords impressive near-far perspectives; as used here it is powerfully expressive, and a good reason to own the 10-24mm f/4l. The Fujifilm XF 14mm f/2.8 and Zeiss Touit 12mm f/2.8 are excellent lenses, but 14mm and 12mm are notably less wide than 10mm. For a scene like this, the 10mm focal length is a big win.
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