differences

Reasons to consider the Fujifilm XF 16mm f/1.4 R WR

Much narrower aperture f/16 vs f/1
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At its narrowest, the XF 16mm f/1.4 R WR goes 8 f-stops narrower
Significantly wider aperture f/1.4 vs f/2.8
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At its widest, the XF 16mm f/1.4 R WR captures much more light (2 f-stops)
Slightly more magnification 1:4.8 (0.2) vs 1:7.7 (0.1)
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Take macro shots with subjects more than 60% larger in your photo
Fujifilm XF 16mm f/1.4 R WR Learn more about
the Fujifilm XF 16mm f/1.4 R WR

Reasons to consider the Fujifilm XF 14mm f/2.8 R

Slightly lighter 235 g vs 375 g
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Around 40% lighter
Fujifilm XF 14mm f/2.8 R Learn more about
the Fujifilm XF 14mm f/2.8 R

similarities

Compared to digital camera lenses

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Prime lens Fixed focal length prime lenses Help
Typically very sharp
Auto focus Auto focus Help
Easier to use
Max focal length Poor telephoto Help
XF 16mm f/1.4 R WR16 mm
XF 14mm f/2.8 R14 mm
Wide minimum Not very narrow apertures Help
XF 16mm f/1.4 R WRf/16
XF 14mm f/2.8 Rf/1

competitors

Fujifilm XF 16mm f/1.4 R WR Competitors

Fujifilm XF 23mm f/1.4 R

Fujifilm XF 23mm f/1.4 R

Low light lens

Magnification Slightly less magnification
Fujifilm XF 18-55mm f/2.8-4 R LM O.I.S.

Fujifilm XF 18-55mm f/2.8-4 R LM O.I.S.

Portrait lens

Zoom range More zoom
Max focal length Slightly better telephoto
Prime lens Is a zoom lens
Fujifilm XF 56mm f/1.2 R

Fujifilm XF 56mm f/1.2 R

Low light lens

Max focal length Slightly better telephoto
Aperture Slightly wider aperture
Min focal length Worse wide angle

Fujifilm XF 14mm f/2.8 R Competitors

Samyang 12mm f/2 NCS CS

Samyang 12mm f/2 NCS CS

Low light lens

$299 - $318

Wide minimum Much narrower aperture
Aperture Wider aperture
Auto focus Auto focus
Fujifilm 18mm f/2 XF R

Fujifilm 18mm f/2 XF R

Low light lens

Wide minimum Much narrower aperture
Aperture Wider aperture
Nikon Nikkor  20mm f/2.8D

Nikon Nikkor 20mm f/2.8D

Wide angle lens

$622

Wide minimum Much narrower aperture
Length Slightly shorter
Focus motor Doesn't have a silent focus motor

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