Fujifilm XE-2 and Aquapac 451 together underwater | Paul Schlemmer

As a photographers, we get that unique opportunities to see things from a different perspective, so when I got a call „If I’m interested in shooting a report from a synchronized swimming event“ I immediately knew, I need to see it &¬†shoot it from underwater. Only problem was that I’ve had zero practical experience shooting underwater and only one theoretical, which was this cool CJ video. The camera: Usually my primary camera is a great little Fuji X100, but I was worried that for this underwater occasion it would not be focusing well&quick enough, so I decided to go with a new Fuji XE-2 with an 18-55/2.8-4 stabilized lens. Heaven’t found any real-life underwater test of this camera which only boosted my curiosity on how it’ll perform in my unexperienced hands……

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