These images were taken at a band parade in Banbridge Co Down for the purpose of testing the Fujifilm X-T1 from conditions of early evening daylight through to late evening street light to see how it would perform.
Obviously as the evening continued I was forced to increase my ISO setting, from 400 to 1600 and then finally to 6400. How would this effect digital noise in dim light? I was using a 56mm f1.2 lens, so a fast lens should help considerably.
Later in the evening as it got darker I had to abandon auto focus and switch to manual, the focusing ring on the lens was a delight to use, very smooth! The images are below together with camera settings.
My view: I enjoyed the shooting experience, the slowest shutter speed was 1/60 and good for hand holding the camera. The only issue to be aware of is manual focusing in low light with a moving target and a wide aperture with shallow DoF!
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