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  1. yukosteel

    Lens control error

    There is one more thing come to my mind. Please double check that lens is completely attached and lens lock button clicks at the end of attaching and turning lens clockwise.
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    Lens control error

    The last thing I'd try is to carefully clean contacts on lens. Indeed it's very bad experience. All numerous Fuji cameras/lens I purchased new or used worked flawlessly. It's strange to see lens fails after just 4 days of use. Typically if there are any defects in electronics/mechanics it unveils during first couple weeks of use. I'd return camera to seller to deal with issue, or alternatively just send lens to Fuji Service for investigation and repair.
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    Lens control error

    I'd try to factory reset camera, and re-connect lens after that. Also some new cameras may have still old firmware, it's good idea to dowload latest firmware versions from Fuji site and install. The issue definitely looks like camera fails to recognize the lens, so I'd try to update camera firmware first and see if that helps.
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    X-T2 Battery Draining Overnight W/O grip

    I'd also use air blower on shutter button due to reason you found about release trigger. Water may be still inside.
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    X-T2 Battery Draining Overnight W/O grip

    I think 24h in silica gel is not enough, you better do it for longer time. I rmrmber this article re-posted on Fujirumors: https://petapixel.com/2018/11/21/i-dropped-my-camera-in-crude-oil-and-then-saved-it-from-death/ X-T2 has Weather Protection, and that is not Water Proofing. So now your camera sealing is working against camera not allowing moisture to go out quickly and completely. Hairdryer most likely just heated up and re-distributed moisture inside, and after 24h moisture may still be there in significant quantity. I'd skip using batteries and continue demoisturing process.
  6. Modern Fujinon lens have electronical parts that may fail due to water damage or other reasons. In most cases it worths pay for repair, but sometimes repair costs are too high and its cheaper to just buy another sample. This Fujinon XF 27mm F2.8 sample was electronically broken, so I've found relatively simple way to convert it into fully manual focus lens. More details in related article: Fujinon XF 27mm F2.8 lens - true manual focus mod
  7. yukosteel

    Strange noise in photo by XT20

    Thanks for sharing. It's really strange artifact, I never seen such issue while uzing dozen of Fujifilm cameras - it's definitely some firmware or hardware problem. If your camera is under warranty I'd send it to service. If not I'd return it to the seller.
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    Fish Eye Lens

    I had Samyang 8mm - it is great lens. Now I have 7Artisans 7.5mm - it's also optically very good. However there are some mechanical warnings. You can learn more from this article: Disassemby - 7Artisans 7.5mm F.28 Fish eye lens
  9. Looks like it is supporting Android 9 after recent December 13th version update.
  10. yukosteel

    Help please

    What lens do you use on your X-Pro2 ? If it is not Fujinon lens you need to enable "shooting without lens" in menu. Do you push shutter trigger all the way down?
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    XT-2 EVF not working but LCD works

    The EVF module ribbon cable is secured inside, though hit impact may cause it to disconnect or break without visible signs on the camera surface. I'd send it to Fuji Service if camera is still under warranty. Try to reset camera to factory settings just to make sure there are no any settings influence, though looks like you properly checked that area already.
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    My X-T2 crops with 18mm lens?

    Hi Greg, that extra pixel details are typically captured by the sensor to later apply image corections. Looks like X-T2 just knows that XF 18mm F2 requires some corrections. I'd recommend to check the XF 18mm F2 lens firmware if it's the latest one. Ver 3.11 applies a fix for X-T2 for proper "Lens Modulation Optimizer". http://www.fujifilm.com/support/digital_cameras/software/firmware/lens/xf18mm/history.html Firmware difference may explain why it behaves other way than your other lens.
  13. Short disassembly article on – Fujinon XF 100-400mm F4.5-5.6 R LM OIS WR lens [front area]
  14. yukosteel

    Help, my nose changes focus point

    I'd just disable touch screen for shooting. I'm also hitting screen with nose all the time, but fortunately using cameras without touch screen. AF/MF SETTING > TOUCH SCREEN MODE
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    X-T2 LCD and EVF Color Tint

    I'd also check if both cameras have same firmware. But thechically it should be just slightly different screen hardware. I have two exact model mobile phones purchased with a 1 year gap. One phone shows slightly warmer tones comparing to the other one. Another assumption is that EVF/LCD screen may slighly change the tint due to the screen age. And my last assumption is - if there is any protective screen film/glass, it may also influence color tint. I personally think there are nothing wrong with your second camera, and test image results should show exact 100% color match.