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Best Lenses for Video Autofocus?

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Recently switched from Canon to Fuji and shoot a lot of gimbal stuff. I currently use the XT3 and the 23 f2 and the autofocus works well.
Used the 56 1.2 and focus transitions were jumpy, and I found that manual focusing was difficult because of the insanely long focus throw. 

Any suggestions as to what lenses might be better suited for video autofocus? (specifically with the XT3)

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The newer f/2 lenses are probably a consistent bet among the primes. I'd go with the 50mm f/2 over the 56mm f/1.2 for video. The 56 was designed to be a portrait lens at a time when video was at best a secondary concern for Fuji.

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